While money should definitely not be the sole decision-making factor when choosing what to qualify as, it certainly does help to be comfortable. As young individuals on the brink of making this decision or a parent hoping to provide guidance it is valuable to have

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It’s every seller’s worst nightmare: You enlist an estate agent and place your home on the market, get a few serious enquiries and an offer to purchase, only to have the buyer’s bond application rejected. A new potential buyer puts in an offer and again

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According to Seeff the average prices of property in Ladismith, in the Klein Karoo, have more than doubled since 2012 with no sign of a slowdown. Imelda Egan, an estate agent with Seeff Properties, said that there has been a significant increase in the demand for

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More than 60% of prospective buyers and tenants begin their property search online, while less than 5% of homes listed include actual street addresses. Potential buyers and tenants deserve to know exactly where they will be laying their roots before they visit a property. The response

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Johannesburg’s Soweto region (Diepkloof-Soweto-Meadowlands-Pimville) has been the city’s star performer, with a five-year cumulative house price growth rate of 37.35%. Sandton, however, has only inflated 22.66% since early 2012. This is according to FNB’s household market strategist, John Loos, who said the “former township” regions can

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