City parents looking for a new home to accommodate a growing family also have to try to ensure that the area they choose is child-friendly, and that can prove quite difficult in an age of rapid urbanisation and mixed-used developments which can very quickly change
Rent is late…again. As this dreadful month-end ritual unfolds, you can’t help but wonder: Will the rent be paid in full, or at all, this time? If not, what then? Can this situation be resolved? How can it be prevented? Perhaps the most common predicament
The Cape Town City Bowl suburb of Tamboerskloof has seen its average house price increase from just under R3m in 2010 to almost R7m by the end of 2015.
This is according to Brendan Miller, Lew Geffen Sotheby’s International Realty Atlantic Seaboard and City Bowl CEO,
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Pareto's Law states that 80% of your time is used for generating 20% of your income and conversely 20% of your time generates 80% of your income. Make sure you identify how to get rid of things and people who waste
Agents are reporting that the R4m-plus luxury market on the Atlantic Seaboard is officially showing signs of turning into a buyer’s market.
Adrian Mauerberger and Cecily Sher, sectional title specialists for Seeff, said that buyers are avoiding overpriced properties and generally becoming more conservative with their
Current statistics suggest that more women are dying of heart disease than men; what’s more, they are unlikely to survive their first attack.
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is claiming the lives of about 110 women in South Africa every day. Dr Suzette Fourie, a prominent South African
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Before you make a phone call, send an email or attend a meeting, first smile to yourself and then carry that smile into your planned action. The results will astound you as everyone wants to do business with a happy person.
Many home buyers are faced with the predicament of short-term relief versus long-term financial benefit. This is especially true when the bank offers a 20-year loan repayment term or one over 30 years. On the surface, however, the monthly benefit really does not justify the additional interest
Redoing or adding to your kitchen is one of the most popular home improvements. It is also up there with one of the top ways to add value to your property.
The amount of work to be carried out will determine the materials you need and
Did you know that the height of your perimeter walls could prove the difference between your security provider being able to access your home during a break-in and containing the situation, or being left outside and unable to assist you. This is because high walls