You are feeling anxious because you have found the perfect rental home, and while you were viewing the home two other potential tenants showed up. So why is the agent taking so long to give you feedback on your rental application? And why do you
Whether it is to save monthly costs, inject some of your property equity into a retirement investment, live in a more manageable space – or to finally shift your 28-year-old gamer out the house, downsizing is a big decision most property owners have to make
Landlords renting out units at R3,000 and less per month have an almost 50% chance of either not receiving their rental on time, or at all.
This is according to TPN’s Rental Monitor for Q2 2017 in which it reveals that the R3,000/month rental category has
HomeTimes has learned that the Johannesburg deeds office has been experiencing a power outage for a week now and that the outage is set to continue until latest Monday next week. This is causing a delay, likely to result in a major backlog going forward,
People and capital have become more mobile, and although bilateral agreements and double taxation treaties aim to prevent the double taxation of wealth in various jurisdictions, the payment of inheritance and estate taxes at a higher rate in the jurisdiction where the asset is located,
Some of the chief considerations when purchasing a home is location, distance to local amenities, school district and long-term value. Lightstone's analysis on how the population density in prevalent Johannesburg and Cape Town suburbs is directly affecting drive time during peak hours aims to take
Townhouse living is becoming increasingly popular, especially among young buyers who want to enjoy the freedom and extra security it gives them.
“Buying a sectional title townhouse is also a great way for younger buyers to get a foothold in an upmarket area where the prices
The substantial amount of debt owed on a home loan can often startle consumers making it seem pointless to pay anything extra, as it may take decades to settle the amount outstanding.
Dr Simphiwe Madikizela, head of special projects at FNB Housing Finance, says what many
In conjunction with a body corporate’s responsibility to ensure that the scheme’s financials are in order it is also the duty of the body corporate to ensure that the scheme has adequate insurance in place.
If you serve on a body corporate this is a useful reminder
Stumbling upon a diamond in the rough and transforming it into a show house is a common fantasy, especially among DIY enthusiasts and people who love older character homes, but there can be a stark contrast between the dream and the reality if you don’t