In 2008 I applied for a bond and did not qualify. I then approached my brother to assist me by applying for a joint bond so that I can secure the home. The bond was approved and our verbal agreement was that I pay everything
Neville Berkowitz, property veteran and founder of low commission estate agency HomeBid, speaks to us about the trends he is currently seeing and what he believes is needed to resuscitate a flat national housing market.
Do you think we will ever return to a housing market
Hi, we are a homeowners' association (HOA) registered in terms of Section 29 of the Municipal Ordinance of LUPO Act 15 of 1985 (Common Law HOA). In terms of the CSOS legislation we are a community scheme.
Are we obliged to take out fidelity insurance?
Good day, please confirm that in order to correctly calculate the CSOS levy, one does the following:
Take monthly levy of flat and add the monthly MRRP levy and ignore the levy for the garage and maids room and storeroom and the contribution for the exclusive
Hi, my fiancé and I have a joint bond. He is the one paying the bond, in fact money is being deducted from his account. What will happen if one partner passed on? We have a home loan life cover. Kind regards - Mpho
With the job market constantly evolving, an increasing number of people are working from home; this makes it far easier for professionals to relocate anywhere.
This is exactly what Leigh Andrews and her husband did four years ago; they were both working from home in their
Hi, I am a single lady and have no knowledge on the law of townhouse complexes. I bought a townhouse in a complex three years ago: At that time, the townhouse was two years old and the ceilings were in a perfect condition.
However, I have noticed that
Hi, I am a student and I had a lease with my landlord for the year 2016. I continued to stay for 2017 without a lease renewal. During the course of the year I received a bursary and informed my landlord that I will not
Dear perpetual tenant, nothing.
According to Payprop's Q1 2017 Rental Index the average age of tenants have increased to 39, while the average age of first-time buyers have now increased to between 41 and 45 across South Africa's provinces. The income of the average, 39-year old
Hi, I've been following the tips and advice by your expert financial planner. I am a school-leaver who has recently started my first job. I do not have budget for saving for retirement annuity as well as life and disability cover. Which one would you