Often sellers do not want to cease marketing if the purchaser also has to sell his or her property before they can buy. Others want to continue marketing if it is uncertain whether the purchasers will qualify for a loan. Many a transaction has met its end

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South Africans do not know where to find homes for rent. And when they do find them, they do not know what their rights are in terms of their lease agreements. Before you object, read on. Since its inception at the beginning of October, Trusted Tenant Services

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The challenging economic times putting frowns on the faces of consumers is impacting the middle and lower tiers of the residential rental sector in Port Elizabeth, in sync with the trend in most major urban areas in South Africa. The common complaint of a paucity of

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The FNB nav >>Home app has not only seriously irked the local residential real estate agent community, it has also brought to light the unauthorised sharing of agent listings by Private Property to the FNB app. FNB App outrage – FNB responds Since news of the app

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Is declining real estate activity reported by the traditional estate agents in the recent FNB Estate Agent Survey a function of a slowing economy and political pessimism, or a function of high commissions charged by traditional estate agents? HomeBid, SA’s largest low-commission estate agency, which charges

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A new Namibian landmark development combines European luxury and small-town charm in Swakopmund. Dirk Engelbrecht from Safari Investments, the developers of Platz Am Meer, said this mixed-use development boasts seafront penthouses and apartments, quality restaurants, a selection of food and fashion retailers and banks, among others. “Known as

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Since news broke on 31 October that FNB’s popular banking app and its nav>> Home feature now provides its customers with the option of listing and selling their own homes privately (or opt to use an estate agent) directly in the app, the estate agent community

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Tenants, just because you signed a lease agreement for 12 months, does not mean you cannot cancel the agreement. In fact, despite what your lease agreement says or what you signed, all fixed-term agreements fall within the scope of the Consumer Protection Act and you

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