The meteoric rise of Airbnb - the short-term letting app launched in a San Francisco apartment a mere seven years ago - is, without question, shaking up the entire residential property letting industry. From humble beginnings, the company has, in a startlingly short period of
Roots and branches of trees can cause a lot of damage if left to grow uncontrollably, to avoid this situation they should be cut back every season. Large, overgrown and unruly trees in sectional title schemes can cause problems, not just in the owner’s garden,
Mother of four boys, Marinda and her hubby, who own a local pub in Blouberg, bought an old, dilapidated six-bedroom house which had been used as a swimming school by the previous owner.
Over the next few weeks we will be cataloguing their journey of transforming
There are few things in the world that smells more like home than freshly baked bread. It takes me back to times on the farm where Gran would bake bread in the old wood stove. The aroma would fill their humble home and come chasing
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
The Bridges not Barriers campaign is planning to appeal a decision by the City Municipal Planning Tribunal to approve a 19-storey development, which it says will cut off the views of Bo-Kaap and further divide the neighbourhood from the city. Residents are particularly worried about the precedent
There is little “excitement or exuberance” in the level of buy-to-let home buying, and even a possible decline in significance according to Q2 2016 FNB Estate Agent Survey.
As a percentage of total home buying, buy-to-let purchases are estimated by survey respondents to have moved lower,
The prospect of leaving a beloved pet to enjoy a break-away can be daunting. Whether you are taking a short weekend trip or two-week holiday, you need to know that your pets are receiving the same level of love and attention that they are accustomed
Tyson Properties started as a single office in the Durban suburb of Morningside just more than 10 years ago. Agent Chris Tyson and his business partner and mentor, Gavin Cunningham, set out to create an upmarket agency which delivered exceptional services not only to its
Not all property purchases are equal. Buyers need to be savvy, well-informed decision makers from the start to ensure success and make the property purchase a cornerstone to wealth creation.
Adrian Goslett, regional director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa emphasises that decision made during