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My favourite part about moving has always been unpacking. It’s a bit like Christmas morning, except you know what you’re getting and the gifts are old. Okay, granted, unpacking after a move is probably the furthest thing from Christmas but it’s still exciting. In fact,

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Q Hi, I am contributing towards work’s pension fund, have some additional short term savings that I can access on short notice and then also monthly savings for my children’s education one day. I am looking at increasing my savings but would like to know if

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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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