The South African real estate industry had a recent shocker when it was announced that the #1 property portal in the country, Property24, bought its competitor Private Property (the deal still has to be approved). This has put the industry on the offensive, with a real fear
Older cash buyers are driving the Howick market, according to broker/owner of RE/MAX Midlands, Pelham Henwood.
“We have seen a number of buyers over the age of 65 years old coming to the area looking for a place to retire,” he said. “Many are moving here
Business tip of the day
Ever tried to catch two rabbits at once? Both escape every time. Focus on your unique service proposition and stick to your knitting!
Some industry players are concerned that the Community Schemes Ombud Services (CSOS) Act could potentially negatively impact on scheme management and indirectly prejudice property owners.
We spoke to Grant Smee, MD and franchisor of Only Realty, who believes that, although the CSOS brings some much-needed regulation to
Negotiation touches every part of our lives. Relationships in business and in our personal lives are negotiated. And the skills to do it effectively can often mean the difference between getting what you want or losing out. You don’t get what you deserve, you get
With summer on our doorstep, I suggest you stock up on some party essentials like a good gin like this Cruxland Gin from KWV and then, of course some tonic water.
These gin and tonic lollies are perfect as palate cleaners in between courses or something
The residential auction crown has moved to the Cape after a winning bid of R90m on a super luxury Clifton villa yesterday unseated the previous record-holding R54m Sandhurst house - also sold via auction.
Joff van Reenen, director and lead auctioneer for The High Street Auction Company,
When referring to the outdoors one concept comes to mind - natural, nature and the colours green and blue. Outdoor elements like the sky, water, earth and grass, for example, have a distinct psychological effect on us as humans.
The sky and water creates a feeling
Career Junction’s latest Salary Review survey covers 10 of the most popular job sectors and has been compiled exclusively for the South African labour market to provide an accurate view of current salary levels in South Africa. It contains up-to-date salary information as well as
Can the trustees change the electricity service provider without consulting owners? Has the managing agent got a responsibility to advise the trustees that owners need to be informed?
Our managing agent simply dropped the new contract under our door without consulting owners or informing them of