The question of damages to a rental unit is one of the most contentious, with one side claiming it is damage, and the other saying it constitutes fair wear and tear and should, therefore, not be deducted from the tenant’s deposit.
Top rental attorney, Marlon Shevelew,
Let’s be honest: Selling your first home is probably more stressful than buying your first home. You now have to decide on a price, going with an agent or privately, what is a fair commission, and how you want your home (with all its precious
Welcoming someone into your home for the first time is always stressful: You worry about what they might think of the way you’ve chosen to decorate, if it’s too messy or even if they might look at your home, your sanctuary, and think it’s dirty!
The role of a witness is to be able to attest to the authenticity of a signature. A witness does not need to be familiar with the content of the document which they are witnessing, but must be able to identify and confirm the authenticity
While money should definitely not be the sole decision-making factor when choosing what to qualify as, it certainly does help to be comfortable. As young individuals on the brink of making this decision or a parent hoping to provide guidance it is valuable to have
Hi, I am a tenant living in a sectional title complex in Witbank, Mpumalanga. I have prepaid electricity but recently ours and some of my neighbours' electricity has been cut. I have found out that some owners owe more than R200,000 to the municipality and
It’s every seller’s worst nightmare: You enlist an estate agent and place your home on the market, get a few serious enquiries and an offer to purchase, only to have the buyer’s bond application rejected. A new potential buyer puts in an offer and again
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There is no success without preceding failures. Welcome the failures; learn from them and know they are bringing you closer to success.
I am sure many of you are dreading the icy nights which virtually came out of nowhere. I was joking with a client just last week about how I rarely wear long pants to work… I guess I spoke too soon, what a shock to
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