Andrew Golding is one of the nicest guys in real estate: he’s always polite, respectful and courteous. His mother surely raised him the right way! Which says a lot, by the way. This is because, at the age of 47, Pam Golding’s chance peek over

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Common law marriages are not recognised in South African law. The amount of time a couple has been living together does not translate into a “default marriage”. As such, the laws that protect individuals in a marital relationship will not apply to couples who live

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Did you get a lease agreement from a local stationary shop or download one from Google? If you did, chances are that it is either totally non-compliant or is outdated. This is according to Michael Bauer, MD of estate agency SAProperty.com, who says in the past

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Neville Berkowitz, property veteran and founder of low commission estate agency HomeBid, speaks to us about the trends he is currently seeing and what he believes is needed to resuscitate a flat national housing market. Q Do you think we will ever return to a housing market

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Perhaps you think you are covered because you have insurance in place, but is it to the right value? If you are underinsured and need to claim, you may be disappointed by how little money your insurer will pay out. Riana Wiese, PSG’s Insure Adviser of

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Abland and Tiber have joined forces to develop the Sandton Gate precinct. “We believe that the strong complementary skills and expertise within our two companies can be harnessed to successfully deliver, execute and manage a development of this magnitude,” commented Fernando Cardoso, Tiber CEO. Jurgens Prinsoo, MD

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Gerhard Kotzé, MD of the RealNet estate agency group, says there are basic maintenance checks that every homeowner should do at least annually. This will ensure that your home is always sale ready. Not only is this a great way to maintain the value of your

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Pam Golding Properties’ International Division has partnered with global investment-migration firm Henley & Partners to provide buyers seeking international property assets with a view to acquiring dual residence or citizenship, an end-to-end service. This strategic alliance comes at a time when increasing numbers of affluent locals,

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