Heating and cooling accounts for up to 50% to 70% of the energy used in an average home. Installing insulation in your house is the most practical and cost-effective way of making your home more energy efficient, keeping it warmer in winter and cooler in
Last weekend I downloaded the smartphone application Video Call Santa. The app allows you to set it up so Father Christmas phones when your child is with you. It’s really lovely, and done in a way that will make young children believe Santa is really
RE/MAX’s annual RE/MAX Foundation National Toy and Book collection has arrived again. From 1 December 2016 to 31 January 2017, the RE/MAX Foundation will be collecting books and toys for less fortunate children with the aim of uplifting them and who may otherwise not receive anything
Cherry season is in full bloom and I simply cannot resist buying a punnet every time I set foot into the shops.
Not only are they very photogenic, but there is something so extravagant in sitting with a bowl of chilled cherries.
Of course we immediately think
Hi, my body corporate and trustees want me as chairman. We have a large complex of 37 units let to tenants and occupied by owners. I would like to know the legal ramifications of being chairman or a trustee. Can one be sued in one’s
The Institute of Estate Agents of South Africa (IEASA), Western Cape, has been instrumental in discussions with the council to discuss the City of Cape Town’s outdoor advertising and signage policy and bylaw. To date there have been concerns put forward by IEASA Western Cape
The iconic Boskruin luxury property, situated on the northern slopes of the ancient Boskruin Koppie, is on the market for the first time in its history.
The state-of-the-art home, which is built in tiers up the slope of the koppie and offers exceptional views all the
Hi there, I would like to know if this is a good idea. I currently have a bond which is half paid, and I would like to buy a property at auction using money from my bond by releasing money from my bond. Thereafter, once
The “traditional” part of the Cape’s Southern Suburb of Plumstead has a new price record after a three-bedroom home with a flat in Plympton Road was sold for R3,4m to a cash buyer. Seeff agents, Peter Thornton and Peter Marais, who negotiated the sale, said
Business tip of the day
An entrepreneur never stops learning. Focus your learning on relevant issues to your business; remember to be the Master not the Jack of all trades.