Anyone who has ever bought or sold a property overseas or has been living abroad and has had to sell a property in South Africa, has possibly experienced some frustration at some point. This is due to certain documentation being rejected as it has not
Good day, the upper bedroom in my house was built with a board which looks like RhinoBoard. The paint is coming off and I need to repaint it. What can I use to make the paint stick? This is the outside walls. – Jan
For too long, South African real estate agents have been stuck in the past, delivering the same kind of service the same kind of way that they have for the last fifty years. According to Tony Clarke, MD of the Rawson Property Group, the time
Have you ever seen someone doing something in public and thought to yourself: “Eew, gross! Why are they doing that?
Heck, you might even be guilty of doing one or more of following “nasty” habits yourself. Some of these…erm…activities might not seem that gross to you,
Not many real estate groups set up stalls at career days, nor is the profession advocated for by many teachers and parents. So, how does one usually end up in the career?
“Most agents enter the profession purely by chance – and this ‘chance’ usually takes
Every day we receive questions from our readers pointing fingers at their bodies corporate, forgetting that, as owners, they are the body corporate! Our friends at Paddocks have similar issues, as the below article explains.
At Paddocks, we are frequently told by owners that the “body
After 13 years working for some of the biggest names in the South African property sector, none of the trappings of success has gone to Vuso Majija’s head. Sitting across the table in the plush new offices of Fortress REIT Ltd., the diversified listed property
Demand for sectional title living within secure estates on the KwaZulu-Natal North Coast remains high, with an average of 40 families relocating to the North Coast every month! And in just more than one year (13 months) R2,7bn worth of transfers occurred in the greater
It’s no secret that old homes have a very special kind of character that is difficult to replicate in modern spaces. From Cape Dutch to mid-century modern or even 1970s-kitsch, a well-preserved period property has the potential to achieve record-breaking sales figures in the right
If you are thinking of buying into an apartment building or other Sectional Title (ST) complex, it’s vital that you read and understand the Conduct Rules of that particular complex before you sign any offer to purchase.
“These rules are not standard for every complex,” reminds