Online and single-office real estate agencies have been served with notices by South Africa’s biggest property portal, Property24. The notices centre on changing the charging structure instituted by Property24 on physical real estate offices. A mail circulated to affected agencies, such as PropertyFox and HomeBid, said the

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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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