Average year-on-year home price growth at the end of April was 5.3%, compared to 2,62% in January, 2,85% in February and 2,94% in March, with “more buoyancy in the first-time buyers’ market, where the year-on-year growth in the average home price was 9,2% at the
The Cape Town City Council is ignoring its own by-law which bans holiday letting in apartment blocks, by allowing illegal rogue ‘hotels’ to operate openly despite formal complaints from ratepayers. This is according to Louisa Theart, spokesperson for citizen action group One Host One Home
If you haven’t noticed yet, allow me to break the news: Flu season is in full swing. In fact, ask any paediatrician and they’ll tell you it’s been going strong since March.
My niece recently had two bouts of flu infections and while young children only
April saw South African house prices increase for the first time in three months. The charge was led in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng, according to Standard Bank’s house prices index (HPI).
House prices growth improved to 5.3% year-on-year in April after stagnating at 5.1% for each of the
The current average time it takes to sell a home is just over 14 weeks, nationally. In Gauteng areas such as Johannesburg and Ekurhuleni homes are selling at around 12 to 15 weeks on the market, and 11 weeks for Pretoria.
In Cape Town it takes
Hi, I recently purchased a house in a complex, which is yet to be built. The body corporate has emailed me a statement for levies that must be paid. Is the homeowner supposed to pay the full levy even though the house is not even
Estate agencies are reporting improved lending appetite from banks. This is backed up by bond originator ooba revealing last month that the company recorded the highest home loan approval rate (76.9%) in Q1 2018 in the 10 years since the National Credit Act was enacted.
Choosing a real estate agent is like choosing a mattress – make the wrong selection and you’ll end up with sleepless nights left contemplating all of the money you have lost on this uncomfortable investment.
“If the shoe doesn’t fit, don’t force it,” says Adrian Goslett, regional
Let’s be honest, how many of us hate getting up early in the morning? But you know you have to because if you don’t, you won’t have a bed to go to sleep in at night.
Most people struggle to fully wake up before they’ve had
While the lower priced (average price = R364,937) area value bands have remained the segments with the strongest average house price growth in Q1 2018 according to FNB, the fact is their price indices are showing slowing quarter-on-quarter growth. The Middle (average price = R895,089)