The Cape Town Central City Improvement District (CCID), which looks after the needs of the central city, has launched its own property portal featuring apartments for sale and rent exclusively within its boundaries. The portal is a first for any South African city improvement district, and

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Smoothie Bowls are such a breakfast trends at the moment, with healthy-living enthusiasts going crazy for them. Sites like Instagram, Buzzfeed and Pinterest are bursting with recipes and flavour combinations for smoothies to experiment with. Weekend cheat treat alert: Of course you can completely ignore the healthy

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The latest crime statistics released for the 2015/2016 financial year indicates that 20,820 home robberies took place between April 2015 and March 2016. Although targeted interventions by SAPS have done a lot in curbing the rate at which these incidents increase, it is still a

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Almost a third of the 143 units in the new development, Le Boulevard, in the heart of uMhlanga just north of Durban, have already sold even prior to the official launch.  This includes all four penthouses, which have been snapped up. According to Carol Reynolds, Pam

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Sectional title owners, trustees and managing agents should by now be aware of the new, long-awaited Community Schemes Ombud Service Act (CSOSA), the Sectional Titles Schemes Management Act (STSMA) and their relevant regulations. Alan Levy, of Alan Levy Attorneys, summarises the requirements for schemes for 90

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A 3.4 magnitude tremor that hit Oudtshoorn yesterday morning (18 October 2016) has highlighted again the major issue of whether the local insurance industry is prepared to cover massive losses and damage as a result of earthquakes. Dawie Loots, CEO of MUA Insurance Acceptances, says that

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According to Betterlife Home Loans statistics, which is representative of 25% of all residential mortgage bonds being registered at the Deeds Office, first time buying activity suggest a renewed confidence in the economy The average price paid by first-time homebuyers rose by 5.8% to R739,000 in

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