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Often sellers do not want to cease marketing if the purchaser also has to sell his or her property before they can buy. Others want to continue marketing if it is uncertain whether the purchasers will qualify for a loan. Many a transaction has met its end

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South Africans do not know where to find homes for rent. And when they do find them, they do not know what their rights are in terms of their lease agreements. Before you object, read on. Since its inception at the beginning of October, Trusted Tenant Services

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The challenging economic times putting frowns on the faces of consumers is impacting the middle and lower tiers of the residential rental sector in Port Elizabeth, in sync with the trend in most major urban areas in South Africa. The common complaint of a paucity of

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Is declining real estate activity reported by the traditional estate agents in the recent FNB Estate Agent Survey a function of a slowing economy and political pessimism, or a function of high commissions charged by traditional estate agents? HomeBid, SA’s largest low-commission estate agency, which charges

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A new Namibian landmark development combines European luxury and small-town charm in Swakopmund. Dirk Engelbrecht from Safari Investments, the developers of Platz Am Meer, said this mixed-use development boasts seafront penthouses and apartments, quality restaurants, a selection of food and fashion retailers and banks, among others. “Known as

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Today, FNB launched its most recent digital innovation on the nav» Home functionality that enables FNB customers to securely list and sell their homes privately to buyers who most likely qualify for a home loan, while saving costs associated with the process. “With more than eight

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The rental market in KwaZulu-Natal has declined over the past 12 months with only about 60% of tenants current paying their rent on time and in full, says Tobie Fourie, national rentals manager for Chas Everitt International. The average rental amount per month in KZN

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Let nobody fool you, the costs associated with selling your home have crept up in recent years to the point where consumers have become increasingly wary about how much they will have in their hands at the conclusion of the process. The most substantial of these

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