If you’re new to a city, it can be tricky to know where to start your property search – especially if you’re looking in regions as large as Cape Town or Gauteng.
“Cape Town, Pretoria, and Johannesburg are big cities, so a lot will depend on
Kibler Park, in the South of Johannesburg, offers buyers value for money, with properties listed at R1,2m most in demand.
This is according to Trevor Sturgess, Seeff’s MD in Kibler Park, who said in this market buyers realise that property prices are very often negotiable and
February 2019 is the official release date for the City of Cape Town’s 2018 General Valuations roll. This frequently dreaded revision to the city’s records affects property owners by updating their monthly rates bills in proportion to their property’s current estimated market value.
For most Cape
Certain banks are offering home buyers up to 100% loans if their individual or combined income is less than R23,500.
This is according to HomeBid Home Loans manager, Fiona Staughton, who says this enables these buyers to raise up to R600,000 in bond finance at the top
What happens if the parties enter into a sale agreement and subsequent to the conclusion of the agreement, one of the parties passes away? In the event where death of a party occurs and the agreement was concluded prior to the death of either party,
Every generation has its own idiosyncrasies when it comes to property, and knowing what these are can be an ace in the sleeve for existing owners and investors. According to Tony Clarke, MD of the Rawson Property Group, the habits of Generation Y – otherwise
When it comes to assessing a home’s resale value, location can be even more important than the size and condition of the property, and suburbs like Camps Bay which boast all the key elements of an ideal location, undoubtedly have the advantage.
Economists encapsulate “location” under
Ahead of the State of the National Address (SONA) and Budget 2019, Samuel Seeff, chairman of the Seeff Property Group has called on Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, to relook at transfer duty, especially at the top end of the market as well as Capital Gains
Questions around transfer duty in the case of a divorce order awarding a spouse sole ownership of a fixed property is one that our trusted property advisors are often asked about.
And yes, it can certainly be confusing. Here’s what you need to know about the
Currently the owner of a property of which the original title deed is lost, only has to sign an affidavit prepared by a conveyancer to apply for a replacement copy thereof.
On 24 February 2019 a new process will come into operation which will make it