As a consumer we are bombarded with information about our food. One minute the focus is on preservatives and colourants, the next day or week, it is all about “organically raised, free-range and other buzz words. The reality is that every time I see a

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Liza Watermeyer, Retail Display Manager of Tile Africa, lets us in on the design and renovation trends showcased at the exclusive International Cersaie Exhibition - Cersaie offers industry leaders an insider preview of what to look forward to when it comes to new trends in

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Sectional Title homes have seen a long term rise in prominence in South Africa’s property trade, driven by a rise in urban living and the demand for a convenient, modern lock-up-and-go lifestyle close to employment and other economic opportunity. This segment is especially popular among younger, first time

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Q All of our properties have separate entrances, linked only by the shared wall. There is no common property. If we can install individual prepaid meters for our water, is a reserve fund and maintenance fund still required? – Nadine A Dear Nadine, as long as you are

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As the summer holidays approach, ensure you don’t miss out on giving these suburbs a look. Seeff calls it, saying these suburbs can be distinguished from other areas based on their vibe, proximity to important amenities and activities, affordability, important developments or developmental opportunities in

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Areas such as Bramley in Johannesburg are offering the market the value for money that becomes increasingly important in a subdued economy. Edgar Mhlope, Bramley, Bramley View and Bramley Gardens area specialist for Lew Geffern Sotheby’s International Realty said that these areas are enjoying such high

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Q Our complex consists of 12 individual units. Approximately six years ago the trustees decided that ALL owners would be responsible for the maintenance of their own units and this has been the standing rules ever since. Owners are solely responsible for the maintenance inside and outside

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