The Institute of Estate Agents of SA (IEASA) Western Cape has been actively involved in educating the public and estate agents about the Finance Linked Individual Subsidy Programme (FLISP), a home loan subsidy for those whose gross combined household income was between R3501 to R15
Selling your home is a stressful time. You have finally fixed all the cracks, leaks, and woodwork you had on your to-do list. Plus, you’ve taken care of the lawn and have decided to give the entire outside and inside of the house a new coat
A walking tour of JSE-listed Octodec’s buildings in Tshwane shows the group’s first and foremost strategic objective to promote urban renewal in the CBDs of Tshwane and Johannesburg is paying off.
With rapid urbanisation, demand for residential accommodation continues to outstrip supply. The Real Estate Investment
National Treasury’s proposed plan to raise additional revenue and reduce the budget deficit has seen an increase in Capital Gains Tax (CGT), tax implications for trusts and higher transfer duties on top-end properties among other tax rate hikes.
Tony Barrett, Wealth Manager at FNB Financial Advisory
The FNB/BER Building Confidence Index shed 9 index points to register a level of 39 in 1Q2016.
The fall in confidence was broad-based with all but one of the six sub-sectors surveyed reporting lower confidence.
The robust growth in residential building seen in 2015H1 seems to have
ALCOHOL: Soak white articles in diluted bleach, rinse and wash.
BLOOD: Soak article in ½ litre of cold water and 1 teaspoon salt for 1 hour.
COCOA and COFFEE: Sponge with solution of 15g borax to ½ litre warm water.
DOGS: Immediately sprinkle soda water on stains from
Having a home loan is the cheapest form of finance that consumers can access. The trick is being able to best utilise your home loan as a flexible money management tool. One particular underutilised tool is provided by most banks, known as further lending. HomeTimes
Cenprop, the developer of a number of estates in KwaZulu-Natal, reports a successful initial launch of its latest offering, the retirement Lazuli Coastal Lifeystyle Estate, situated next to the luxurious Zimbali Coastal Estate on KZN’s North Coast.
The estate’s marketing thrust has been targeted at two
There are many potential billion rand markets in townships around South Africa. In this extract from GG Alcock’s book, KASINOMICS - African Informal Economies and the People Who Inhabit Them, Alcock discusses two examples of billion-rand industries – only one of which has been cracked by formal
In evictions, the most important thing is to stop the financial bleeding. The amount of blood and pain on the landlord’s part, however, depends on factors such as a stubborn tenant who refuses to budge as well as the legal team hired.
“Some recalcitrant tenants vacate