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Innovate and invent continually. But innovate to make your product and service the best it can be. And invent new and better ways to give better service and better value for money
“Sarah, it’s your mother.”
“Mom? What time is it?”
“Just after 4am.”
“4am? What’s wrong? Is it dad?”
Homeowners owe it to themselves and their family to draw up a valid will, stipulating beneficiaries, executor as well as keeping copies of these important documents in a safe and secure
Increasingly South Africans are asking themselves: “why burden and trap yourself to buy a property when you can enjoy the freedom of a rental property and get more value for your money?”
Meyer de Waal, owner of My Bond Fitness and property conveyancing attorney, who will
With the average estimated time a home for sale sits on the market decreasing from 15 weeks in Q4 2016 to 13 weeks and 4 days in Q1 2017, is it too early for the industry to anticipate an improved year?
John Loos, FNB’s household and
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
The value of new mortgages granted in the residential sector was down -10.9% year-on-year in Q4 2016. This is according to the Reserve Bank’s latest Quarterly Bulletin, which pegs mortgages across all property types (residential, commercial and farms) -7.07% down year-on-year in the final quarter
The City of Cape Town remains the country’s strongest housing market, posting 13.2 year-on-year growth in Q4 2016 (or 3% quarter-on-quarter).
Believe it or not, however, but there are sub-regions in the metro that are almost growing at double this rate.
Using deeds office data, FNB has
South Africa is the continent’s most industrialised economy, but still struggles to gain traction since a 2009 recession. Political turmoil has since plagued the country. In 2015 when Nhlanhla Nene was removed from the position of finance minister, two credit rating agencies downgraded their assessments
Hi, I am currently renting a property in the Amanzimtoti area of KwaZulu-Natal. I have been in the property for 18 months and when I moved in a rental agreement was signed between a local estate agent and myself. The initial contract was for six