In South Africa, the residential real estate industry is geared towards sellers: estate agents represent the interests of sellers, while no one looks after the interests of buyers. That is, until now. A new National Property Buyers' Database was recently launched by the same brainchild of

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Today the Monetary Policy Committee kept the repo rate (6.5%) stable, with prime remaining at 10%. Here’s what market commentators had to say. Andrew Golding, CE of Pam Golding Property group [caption id="attachment_1747" align="aligncenter" width="1632"] Dr Andrew Golding, CE of the Pam Golding Property group.[/caption] “…growth prospects for the

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It’s still early days since VAT was increased by 1%, but with landlords having to absorb resultant cost increases in all services received – from levies, rates and taxes, utilities, insurance, and maintenance – they are going to have to tread very carefully around rental

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Moving homes. Such a short sentence, but one that evokes such mixed emotions. What did you feel as you read it? Excitement? Stress? Joy? Exhaustion? Empathy (especially if the person is your new neighbour moving in on a rainy - or very hot – weekend). Regardless

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Q Hi, I live in a shareblock property in Overport, Durban. At that time the chairman had erected two rocks outside the entrance to the property to prevent vehicles parking in the entrance. Subsequently my wife fell over the rock and fractured her wrist. On another instance

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We all know that the credit bureaus compile information on all credit transactions we are involved in and make these reports available to financial institutions and potential lenders when we are looking for credit, financing or a loan. We understand that they generate a score

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