According to Pam Golding Property Group’s recently released quarterly research report, The Study, which incorporates the Pam Golding Residential Property Index, house price inflation within South Africa as a whole slowed to 5,8% percent in 2015. Regions such as Pretoria and Centurion have, however, bucked
Forty-one year old Michelle Dickens, MD of TPN, is a household name. She launched her registered credit bureau in 2000, specialising in understanding tenant behaviour and rental payment behaviour. Starting from scratch back then, today the company has 12,000 clients and looks after 90% of
We have decided to save money and not use a managing agent anymore. We have a number of retired people who can do the books. - Pam
Very few owners and a lot of trustees do not fully understand the role of a managing agent. We do
Setting up a new business just got a lot easier, thanks to the Companies and Intellectual Property Commission’s (CIPC) partnership with Nedbank.
Both clients and non-clients can now access the online company registration feature on Nedbank’s site if they wish to register a new business or
With Cape Town’s limited CBD space, increasing traffic congestion and unreliable public transport, it’s not surprising that more businesses are choosing to relocate to the suburbs. While some may fear this commercialisation could diminish residential property values in these neighbourhoods, in the case of Claremont,
The Chas Everitt Luxury Portfolio team has sold just under R100m worth of homes in areas such as Sandhurst, Hyde Park, and Houghton since the start of the year.
These properties include Cullinan House (pictured top), the historic Art Nouveau mansion in Houghton that the team
Cape Town’s Northern Suburbs are often all seen as very similar by those who aren’t familiar with them. Contrary to this rather misguided opinion, however, the Northern Suburbs of today cater to an impressive variety of lifestyles and languages, and are becoming even more diverse
RealNet MD Jan Davel believes with tighter economic conditions over the next two to three years, sellers are likely to be more negotiable, thus presenting “excellent” opportunities for investors. But not everyone agrees with Davel that house prices will resume an upward trajectory within this
National property management company Trafalgar has announced the merger of its Garden Route operation with that of Choice Property Management Services in Knysna, which it recently purchased.
“The combined operation will now be run under the Trafalgar Property Management name from the former Choice offices in
A reason why around 50% of all bonds in South Africa are now processed by originators is due to mortgage applications being submitted to multiple banks – and the institutions are acutely aware of the direct competition.
This is according to Shaun Rademeyer, CEO at BetterLife,