As a consulting town planner, I am often confronted by homeowners demanding why they cannot conduct a business from their home or, for that matter, from any dwelling. The usual excuse is that “everyone is doing it”. But the question is: “Is it legal?” As
The pain of divorce may be likened to grieving a death. This is reflected in the brutal turmoil one goes through in the face of the death of the marriage; the death of the dream for what ‘was’ and what ‘could have been’. For children,
House prices rose 7.4% year-on-year according to the FNB House Price Index for June 2016. This is slightly faster than the revised 7.2% rate recorded for May, extending the recent mild accelerating trend in average house price inflation to five months.
“Examining house price inflation on
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
A survey about crime in South Africa, conducted by Statistics South Africa, reveals which crimes South Africans fear the most falling victim to.
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The Victims of Crime Survey for 2014/2015 looked
For some time conditions have favoured sellers, with high demand and low market stock favouring sellers. However, as more homes come on the market, sellers will find themselves in a far more competitive environment.
Adrian Goslett, regional director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa, says
Val de Vie in the Cape Winelands will launch a retirement facility in its sought-after development. This is in response to the widening gap between demand and supply in the area for high-quality, modern and affordable retirement accommodation.
“We are very excited to have been appointed
“Semigration” into the scenic Garden Route city George, from towns and cities around the country is reported to have a real effect on the local property market.
Stephan Lubbe, Rawson Property Group franschisee, said that the high demand for residential property in George is almost certainly
Cape Town is among the few global cities which continues to enjoy positive rental growth in its luxury segment. This is according to Knight Frank’s Prime Global Rental Index, which tracks the change in luxury residential rents across 17 cities globally.
Cape Town, together with six
Some three units of the 83 apartments at Azure on the Bay development at Big Bay are still for sale, but are expected to be sold soon.
Buyers of the other 80 apartments will receive their keys very soon due to practical completion having taken place