The increase of the transfer duty threshold has boosted the first-time buyers’ market in more ways than anticipated, with reports from Pam Golding Properties that, those who are able to, are buying homes for the people they love who would have otherwise struggled to become
Hi, I live in a “retirement village” in Roodepoort that is fully occupied (48 units) but for which the Section 82 certificate has not yet been issued. This lack of certification has been a bone of contention between the residents and the developer ever since
Hi, I am the chairperson of a complex where we have 13 registered sections; eight of which are flats and the other five are garages or store rooms.
We have been informed that an owner that was handed over to the ombudsman now wants a trustee
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Hi Grant, I would like to know how to become a successful property investor. Where do I start? - Mbali
Hi Mbali, property investment is an attractive way to make money, but also an excellent opportunity to either lose money or end up with your money
Selling your home is like filling up your car, right? We should all know exactly where to begin and what to expect; and if not there is a gap in your knowledge of the world and everything in it.
Wrong! Deciding to put your first home
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Homeowners owe it to themselves and their family to draw up a valid will, stipulating beneficiaries, executor as well as keeping copies of these important documents in a safe and secure
Paper mache artist Tessa Rosendorff runs a private gallery and studio from her home in Norwood. She has been making paper mache pots for the past decade – full-time for the last four years. But what she hasn’t mastered yet, is the answer to a
Hi, please help me! An owner has called a special general meeting (SGM) tonight to increase the number of trustees from two to five (financial year end is June).
I have three questions:
#1 Can she give her proxy to her father who is a non-resident or owner?
Increasingly South Africans are asking themselves: “why burden and trap yourself to buy a property when you can enjoy the freedom of a rental property and get more value for your money?”
Meyer de Waal, owner of My Bond Fitness and property conveyancing attorney, who will