Curious things happen to human beings. It is no surprise then that landlords who are in the business of renting homes to human beings come across strange goings-on between the four walls of their properties. Michelle Dickens, MD of TPN confirms that “as a property specialist

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When you decide to sell your home you may be faced with a very specific question: Do I use an established, traditional real estate brand or one of the new online, low-commission or fixed-fee agencies? When selling real estate, there is no silver bullet; no magic

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If you are a homeowner it is almost certain that at some point you are going to have to deal with the ramifications of a burst geyser. Generally, your homeowners’ insurance policy should cover you in the event of a burst geyser as well as any

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When buying a property, the usual process is that transfer duty is payable by the buyer on the property; however, if the property is registered in the name of a company it will be subject to VAT instead. Transfer duty is the usual tax levied on

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Gauteng’s rental market is poised for growth recovery in the next two quarters. This is according to the quarterly PayProp Rental Index. Johette Smuts, head of data and analytics at PayProp, said as with economic growth, inflation rates and interest rates, rental growth rates show cyclical

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Half of all 18 to 34-year-olds still live at home with parents. This is according to Old Mutual’s Savings & Investment Monitor for July 2018. The reasons, however, are not simply a lack of affordability, said Adrian Goslett, regional director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southen

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As the last vestiges of winter remain, you decided to put your house up for sale. Did no one tell you that the skies got dark earlier, that human beings are generally not fans of dark and cold strange places? Selling in winter certainly has its

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