According to a poll conducted by HomeTimes, 48% of South African tenants receive their rental deposit back in full on the conclusion of their rental term. The remaining 52% of tenants report that they received a portion of their rental back. While we did not ask the

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It’s almost hump day; if you find yourself longing for the weekend by Tuesday afternoon you desperately need to continue reading because you need to give yourself a break. Author, Katrina Onstad had a light bulb moment when her son confessed to her that he feels

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Q Hi, I entered into a verbal rental agreement with my landlord. What are my rights as he wants to increase my rental by more than 10%. I cannot afford to move out right now. - Jo A Got a question? Email david@hometimes.co.za

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A career, the work environment and professionalism are constantly evolving with more and more professionals choosing to consult, work flexi hours, work from home or start their own ventures. The way in which we work might be changing, but some rules remain golden when it comes

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With the South African economy and political climate in a constant state of flux many South Africans are looking at investment opportunities abroad. However, when it comes to purchasing property in a foreign country or even relocating, financial concerns are not the only factors that

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"As one of the oldest black business organisations in South Africa, the National African Federated Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NAFCOC) categorically states that we are opposed to any attempt to remove black property rights under the proposed 'Expropriation without Compensation' (EWC) and that land stolen

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Sellers play a very important part in the marketing aspect of the home sale process. While estate agents can help the seller with correctly pricing the property and marketing a property to the right pool of potential buyers, at the end of the day it’s

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