There can be some confusion when it comes to who is responsible for which elements of maintenance on a rental property. “Some aspects fall on the landlord and some on the tenants – it isn’t automatically all up to the landlord, and there is no
While packing is a major element when it comes to moving, there is much more that needs to be taken into account when changing your address. According to Adrian Goslett, regional director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa, there will be a few legal
Buying a home has always been a laborious, protracted process that required hours of wading through countless interchangeable property photos then finding the time required for multiple viewings, but the reality is this is becoming increasingly incongruous in our fast-paced modern world where instant gratification
It takes, on average, 12 weeks for a property to be transferred into your name. This means that, depending on when your own home was sold or your lease expired, you run the risk of being “homeless” for a couple of months.
Seemingly the most obvious
The Consumer Protection Act 68 of 2008 (CPA) changed the way in which rental agents do business. Agents now not only have to ensure compliance with their duties in terms of the Estate Agency Affairs Act 112 of 1976, but also have duties to the
La Como Lifestyle Estate, situated on a scenic wetland area in the East Rand, has already shown substantial capital growth since the estate’s inception in 2011.
According to Michael Stylianou, CEO of Aspen Development Company, the resale value of properties at La Como Lifestyle Estate has shown
While, according to the Income Tax Act Section 10(1)(e), bodies corporate are exempt from paying income tax, body corporate tax compliance has become problematic in some instances, says Michael Bauer, general manager of property management company IHFM, in that many cases the overall tax affairs
You find a home that seems to have everything you have been looking for, from the right number of bedrooms to the type of kitchen countertops, but how do you know that it is really the one?
Regional Director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa,
Negotiation touches every part of our lives. Relationships in business and in our personal lives are negotiated. And the skills to do it effectively can often mean the difference between getting what you want or losing out. You don’t get what you deserve, you get
According to Shaun Rademeyer, CEO of BetterBond, the current market is looking promising for first-time buyers.
“The slight decrease in interest rates in July means that it is easier to qualify for home loans – and there may be further decreases later this year. At the