“Honey, should we stay in this house for at least one more year or do you want to move when our lease expires?” “Let’s stay, please. I hate moving! We moved last year.” “Okay, but the lease is increasing by another 10% if we stay on.” “It’s fine.

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The Airbnb circus flew into South Africa a few days ago, dazzled city fathers and thousands of homeowners in Johannesburg and Cape Town with awe-inspiring figures reflecting serious growth in tourist home stays and in home hosting profits. The company’s Chris Lehane, Airbnb’s global head of

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Retirement, once you’ve adjusted to the change, is an exciting time filled with opportunity to relax and, at the risk of sounding like a cliché, do everything you’ve been wanting to do for years. You are downsizing from your large, expensive-to-run family home with large

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How important is the stand on which a house is built? One might assume, taking location into account, that the bigger the stand, the more the buyer would pay for it. Gerhard Kotzé, MD of the RealNet estate agency group says that is not always the

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Establishing and maintaining an excellent credit record is imperative for consumers who want to own a home. If you aspire to buy a property you will require a favourable credit record to improve your chances of bond approval. “Although lending criteria has softened marginally since the

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