Buy-to-let purchases are estimated at 7.24% of total home buying activity, according to Q2 2018 FNB Estate Agent Survey. This is down from Q1’s 7.9%. This is noticeably lower than the 9.77% estimate of Q2 2017, and continues a lengthy period of single-digit percentage estimates for

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First time home buyers and owners who are eager to sell often wait in anticipation to get feedback from the bank on the status of a home loan application. Stanley Mabulu, channel management head at FNB Home Loans, says the amount of time it takes for

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While technology has made marketing your private sale easier than before, there are some gaps private sellers need to ensure they have covered to ensure a successful sale of their home. Chris Fick, of Chris Fick Attorneys Inc. and a founding member of the Attorney Realtor

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Developed as an affordable housing option, the container home is a trend originating in Australia that many thought would provide a solution to the housing crisis our nation faces. However, rather than being regularly implemented in low-income areas, the trend seems to have gained more

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It’s all fun and games until your home sits on the market for six months. This is not about the low-com/traditional/fixed fee debate. Looking for a discussion around sole versus open mandate? Move along; we’re going back to basics – the simple act of choosing

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The Property Practitioners Bill (PPB) was gazetted for comment in March 2017, and the industry is holding its breath for the 10 000 new jobs that will likely be created with its official implementation, but prospective home buyers must take heed not to trust unqualified

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A tenant paying rent will soon start doing the calculations: Over 20 years of paying a rental of R10,000 per month, which escalates every year by 10%, will cost a tenant around R5,491,435. And this is not the exception, either. A young adult who starts working

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Hi Entrepreneur, having a difficult day? Losing business or not quite pulling a deal through the way you thought you would? This is a collection of some of the most inspiring quotes we could find on Pinterest to help you ignite that fire that makes you,

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