Lease renewal time on your house or flat has arrived, but did you know that last year’s rental hike isn’t necessarily applicable for the year ahead? The days of a “standard” 10% increase on residential properties are all but extinct and that in tough economic

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Q Hi, my mother rents an apartment in Kronendal Village in Hout Bay, Cape Town, owned by the Cape Peninsula Organisation for the Aged (CPOA). The village has started charging her the CSOS levy. My question is if my mom has to pay the levy, seeing

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Live Easy, an innovative residential property business, has developed a solution to the dire shortage of rental accommodation available to those able to pay between R2,000 and R3,000 a month. Often urbanites earning entry- to mid-level salaries are forced to live in unsavoury and overcrowded conditions

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The Garden Route and Eastern Cape region performed better than expected last year, said Tony Ketcher, regional manager for the Seeff property group’s operations across the region, saying that Seeff’s branches recorded some of the best activity in more than five years. Lightstone data for the

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