There are two schools of thought on a possible downgrading of South Africa to junk status. One is that the financial markets have already discounted the derating. The other is that there will be more fallout should this happen.
Rode & Associates CEO Erwin Rode says
Solar panels and heat pumps in sectional title schemes can reduce overall electricity bills by as much as 40%. But companies which provide financing to bodies corporate and homeowners’ associations differ as to how long the payback period for these special projects is, with Propell
There is something about looking at green leaves dappled with sunlight that soothes the soul; it is so indescribable, and it can immediately release stress to go outside, look upon nature and breathe. It resets your mind and it refocuses you.
Even five minutes outdoors can
Five out of seven business start-ups in South Africa fail in their first year according to Rob Davies, Minister of Trade and Industry. Globally, one out of two start-ups fails during its first year.
HomeTimes wants you to succeed as an entrepreneur and to live in
Many people think that a municipality is not entitled to disconnect one service if that service is fully paid up (but where another service is in arrears). This is not correct. A municipality is fully entitled to disconnect the supply of any service whatsoever supplied
Genre: Drama Thriller
Starring: Christopher Plummer, Bruno Ganz, Jurgen Prochnow, Heinz Lieven, Henry Czerny, Dean Norris and Martin Landau.
Dementia patient Zev Gutman (Christopher Plummer) is deputized to find and kill former Auschwitz blockfuhrer Otto Walisch by his fellow nursing home patient and concentration camp survivor
The home affordability picture deteriorated further in the fourth quarter of 2015, continuing a gradual deteriorating trend that began back around 2013, reports John Loos, FNB Home Loans household and property sector strategist, in the bank’s latest Property Barometer.
The main home affordability ratios
Of our two
Due to popular demand, with the morning session being fully subscribed, the Institute of Estate Agents (IEASA) Western Cape, will be repeating their Property Update session on March 30, in the afternoon from 1pm to 4:30pm. This will be held at their training centre in
A quarterly survey of landlords and property managers by TPN in Q42015 to gauge supply and demand, found Cape Town reflected the most noticeably buoyant rental activity of the major metropoles with 91.22% of respondents indicating demand was strong and 48.65% indicating supply as weak.
Buyers of distressed or bank repossessed homes can get up to 100% bonds and 50% discounts off transfer costs and registration fees, Harcourts Africa CEO, Richard Gray, reports. And the bulk of these homes go for less than R500,000.
Though terms and conditions apply per bank,