There is no user manual for all aspects of homeownership, from moving, to taking occupation and to maintaining and understanding common and uncommon defects. Albert van Wyk has more than 38 years’ worth of building experience and has put all he has learned into a

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Q Our agency just did a reference check on applicants with their current landlord for purposes of placing them with a new landlord. The previous landlord informed us they were excellent tenants, however, the son, who lives with his parents, was recently arrested for breaking and entering into

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Wanna hear a funny story? I was introduced to the game Cards Against Humanity (CAH) by the very guy co-ordinating the effort to create a free printable South African version of the sometimes shocking, sometimes below-the-belt, always funny card game. The American party game was originally

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Obtaining the clearance certificate from the city council is one of the aspects that could delay a property transfer. Currently, the transferring attorney not only needs to lodge an application form, but also the following documents: A rates and taxes account not older than three

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Light animates and brings any interior to life; every corner, every shape is defined by its own shadow, by its reflection flooded in light. Different lighting schemes create different moods and service different aspects of the home or office. When you’re planning renovations, revamping an existing

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What makes your real estate agency unique and distinguishes you from your competitors? What’s the magic that drives more clients to knock on your door? Business is not about luck, it is about focus and creating your own opportunities by offering something special that your competitors can’t

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The recent heavy rains have been a blessing in terms of breaking the year-long drought, giving consumers, farmers, and even our animals and livestock a welcome break. However, 2017’s La Niña-strengthened rainy season has also had some unwanted side-effects. Flash floods, hail damage and near-gale force

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