John and Rachel were ecstatic when the bond on the R6m home they wanted to buy was approved. They’d been looking forward to this moment for years and had made huge sacrifices in order to save enough money for the deposit and other related expenses.
Donna had been struggling to find the right rental property and was thrilled when she eventually found what she considered to be the perfect home.
“It was a really lovely-looking place. The fixtures were sensational and if I have to be honest, the spa bath in
A 2017 study on identity theft released by Javelin Strategy and Research, a research-based advisory and consultancy firm in California, revealed that $16bn was stolen from 15,4m U.S consumers during 2016. The figures are on the rise, a terrifying thought, given that $107bn has been
It was always an insane situation and it was always going to be challenged legally, but it took years for the courts to eventually rule that homeowners couldn't be held responsible for historical debt.
South African homeowners undoubtedly breathed a collective sigh of relief when the
Would you rather have a root canal treatment? Abstain from sex for a month? Or draw up or update a will? According to an American study most people would do, or give up, almost anything to avoid the business of an up-to-date will.
It doesn’t matter
Gareth had no idea how much his life would change when he bought his new home. As a law-abiding citizen he'd never had to deal with the police before, had never had to hire a lawyer and had never felt threatened.
All this changed within weeks
Regardless of what you’ve been told to the contrary, selling a home is stressful. The process involves a whole range of emotions which generally include regrets, particularly if you are selling because of financial restraints, someone has died or you're getting a divorce.
An estate agent
Jack owns an apartment in Jo’burg that he is renting out. Sean signed a 24 month lease in a brand new development. At the time of taking occupation of Jack’s apartment Sean signed the lease agreement as well as the ingoing inspection. Now Sean’s lease is
Pizza scissors, banana holders, battery operated pasta forks (no wrist action needed) mushroom slicers and strawberry stem removers are all available and are all designed to deplete your wallet and clutter your kitchen.
The number of kitchen gadgets is staggering and basically if you can think