My favourite part about moving has always been unpacking. It’s a bit like Christmas morning, except you know what you’re getting and the gifts are old. Okay, granted, unpacking after a move is probably the furthest thing from Christmas but it’s still exciting. In fact,
Hi, I am contributing towards work’s pension fund, have some additional short term savings that I can access on short notice and then also monthly savings for my children’s education one day. I am looking at increasing my savings but would like to know if
Hi there , I'm desperately in need of advice. Two months ago I bought a property, a town house in a sectional title complex. At the time of sale I enquired thoroughly with both the seller and the estate agent involved on whether there were
Hi, I have a piece of agricultural land in Grabouw (4,000m²) and am putting up four shipping containers to use for storage of fruit that will be grown on the plot. I cannot find any information on the internet regarding requirements for plans. Can you
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
In the span of a decade the Cape Town suburb of Mouille Point has changed its image and, consequently, its buyer appeal, to rank on par with its Atlantic Seaboard neighbours.
Apartment prices sit within the R6m to R10m bracket, with top-end properties breaching R100m.
Are the trustees allowed to change rules which presumably have been registered at the deeds office many years ago? The copy of the new management rules were sent to owners via email with attachments from the managing agent, stating that if the attached form of
Hi, do the same regulations apply to short-term/Airbnb letting as to long-term leases? Does short-term require specialised regulations? - Pamela
Hi Pamela, it should be kept in mind that there is a marked difference between long- and short-term letting, especially in respect of units that are
Hi there, I have read that I don’t need to inform my local municipality of minor building work. Is this really the case? - Barry
Hi Barry, even though it is not required to submit building plans for projects defined as “minor building work”, homeowners will
The last estimate was that there are nine million dogs and seven million cats accounted for as pets in South Africa. This is to say that roughly one out of every three South Africans has a pet (cats and dogs).
For many these pets are family,