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Q Hi there , I'm desperately in need of advice. Two months ago I bought a property, a town house in a sectional title complex. At the time of sale I enquired thoroughly with both the seller and the estate agent involved on whether there were

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Q Are the trustees allowed to change rules which presumably have been registered at the deeds office many years ago? The copy of the new management rules were sent to owners via email with attachments from the managing agent, stating that if the attached form of

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Q Hi, do the same regulations apply to short-term/Airbnb letting as to long-term leases? Does short-term require specialised regulations? - Pamela A Hi Pamela, it should be kept in mind that there is a marked difference between long- and short-term letting, especially in respect of units that are

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The last estimate was that there are nine million dogs and seven million cats accounted for as pets in South Africa. This is to say that roughly one out of every three South Africans has a pet (cats and dogs). For many these pets are family,

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Q Hi, how easy is it to sell on student property? And what kind of sales price can I expect as a return? A Although a key benefit of owning residential property is that it can often be sold on for a considerable profit if carefully selected in

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Welcoming someone into your home for the first time is always stressful: You worry about what they might think of the way you’ve chosen to decorate, if it’s too messy or even if they might look at your home, your sanctuary, and think it’s dirty! The

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More than 60% of prospective buyers and tenants begin their property search online, while less than 5% of homes listed include actual street addresses. Potential buyers and tenants deserve to know exactly where they will be laying their roots before they visit a property. The response

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Prospective buyers today know more than ever before. They have a mass of information at their fingertips, and as soon as they decide to buy in an area they study the area, using their budget to determine exactly what they should be able to get

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