Over the past 20 years, more and more homeowners have turned to solar power to heat up water and provide light and warmth in their homes. It is also becoming increasingly popular in sectional title complexes and estates as owners seek to reduce energy costs
Times have changed, and while you didn't need a cellphone when you were nine, and was perfectly alright without one, the fact remains that times have indeed changed. Your child is living in a completely different world and the ability to reach you in an
Fanie and Louise are a retired couple living in Witbank, Mpumalanga – a city in which they met, fell in love and raised their two children.
They bought their first (and current) family home in 1997 – a year when interest rates were sitting at more
There can be some confusion when it comes to who is responsible for which elements of maintenance on a rental property. “Some aspects fall on the landlord and some on the tenants – it isn’t automatically all up to the landlord, and there is no
While packing is a major element when it comes to moving, there is much more that needs to be taken into account when changing your address. According to Adrian Goslett, regional director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa, there will be a few legal
It’s a story on SMMEs so I feel compelled to start it off by mentioning the well-known stat – small businesses are responsible for between 65% and 70% of the jobs created in South Africa annually, so they are vitally important engines of economic growth.
Buying a home has always been a laborious, protracted process that required hours of wading through countless interchangeable property photos then finding the time required for multiple viewings, but the reality is this is becoming increasingly incongruous in our fast-paced modern world where instant gratification
It takes, on average, 12 weeks for a property to be transferred into your name. This means that, depending on when your own home was sold or your lease expired, you run the risk of being “homeless” for a couple of months.
Seemingly the most obvious
The Consumer Protection Act 68 of 2008 (CPA) changed the way in which rental agents do business. Agents now not only have to ensure compliance with their duties in terms of the Estate Agency Affairs Act 112 of 1976, but also have duties to the
Yesterday RE/MAX launched its “refreshed RE/MAX brand” which “better represents the enthusiastic entrepreneurs who comprise our network”, according co-CEO, Adam Contos.
“Great brands evolve, and RE/MAX is no different. We believe the updated balloon and wordmark will help our agents grow their business and give them