Tenants, just because you signed a lease agreement for 12 months, does not mean you cannot cancel the agreement. In fact, despite what your lease agreement says or what you signed, all fixed-term agreements fall within the scope of the Consumer Protection Act and you

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Today, FNB launched its most recent digital innovation on the nav» Home functionality that enables FNB customers to securely list and sell their homes privately to buyers who most likely qualify for a home loan, while saving costs associated with the process. “With more than eight

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A year in the making, tenant representative company, Trusted Tenant Services - which launched this month - has had to extend its services to new tenants renting from R6,000 per month. "The demand we received from those in the R6,000/month rental bracket, after going to market

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The rental market in KwaZulu-Natal has declined over the past 12 months with only about 60% of tenants current paying their rent on time and in full, says Tobie Fourie, national rentals manager for Chas Everitt International. The average rental amount per month in KZN

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Let nobody fool you, the costs associated with selling your home have crept up in recent years to the point where consumers have become increasingly wary about how much they will have in their hands at the conclusion of the process. The most substantial of these

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It’s the best time to be a tenant in Gauteng. Rental inflation is depressed across the province, pegged at just more than 5%, and the sheer volume of choice means tenants have their pick of literally thousands of properties. A quick search for 2-bedroom apartments and

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Warm fuzzy feelings can erode the need for rational thinking when buying a home. And the hard questions about hidden costs forgotten today can cause heartache tomorrow. A host of additional costs lurk in the background when buying a home and these can add between 8%

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