There are the typical costs when buying a home; the buyer would expect to pay transfer duty if the home is above R900,000 and put down a deposit to secure the deal. There are, however, other costs that are sometimes forgotten or not factored in
A Constantia home has been selected as a finalist in the Global Homes category of an annual competition by HGTV.com.
HGTV, a popular American home renovation and improvement TV channel, hosts the annual Ultimate House Hunt contest with categories such as Amazing Kitchens, Curb Appeal, Extreme
Not all renovations or upgrades are created equally – some period features of older homes add beautiful value to your home and should never be updated but other features are better left in the past.
“While certain décor features are timeless, others are very time specific
According to a poll conducted by HomeTimes, 48% of South African tenants receive their rental deposit back in full on the conclusion of their rental term.
The remaining 52% of tenants report that they received a portion of their rental back.
While we did not ask the
Selling your property can be as complex, stressful and emotional as purchasing a property. You want to ensure your property fetches the best price, doesn’t sit on the market too long and ultimately doesn’t haunt you with hassles.
So, how do you get this right?
It’s almost hump day; if you find yourself longing for the weekend by Tuesday afternoon you desperately need to continue reading because you need to give yourself a break.
Author, Katrina Onstad had a light bulb moment when her son confessed to her that he feels
I know everyone says that their mac and cheese is the best you will ever have but you haven’t had the best until you’ve tried mine.
This recipe is very easy to follow and will only take about 30-40 minutes to prepare depending on how crispy
With the South African economy and political climate in a constant state of flux many South Africans are looking at investment opportunities abroad. However, when it comes to purchasing property in a foreign country or even relocating, financial concerns are not the only factors that
"As one of the oldest black business organisations in South Africa, the National African Federated Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NAFCOC) categorically states that we are opposed to any attempt to remove black property rights under the proposed 'Expropriation without Compensation' (EWC) and that land stolen
Sellers play a very important part in the marketing aspect of the home sale process. While estate agents can help the seller with correctly pricing the property and marketing a property to the right pool of potential buyers, at the end of the day it’s