According to the TPN Market Strength Index landlords in the Western Cape can afford rental escalation rates four times higher than that of the national average but still remain the province with the best tenant payment performances in the country.
During the second quarter of 2016 the
A house’s roof is one the most important structures on the home. It protects everything inside the house – from the furniture, appliances, electrics, fittings, fixtures and paint, to the occupants.
But how much do you really know about this structure, how it’s made, installed and
Sectional title properties are often more affordable and affords owners the ability to live in sought-after areas without having to pay the larger sum associated with buying a freestanding property for example.
This means that you will find many newlyweds or young families settling in sectional
Securing your home should be your number one priority: From installing alarms, security gates and subscribing to private security companies, to burglar proofing your windows and doors.
Our friends at LockLatch provide tips on how to increase our homes’ security.
Burglar proofing your doors
Burglars often use
Financial stress in the residential market is not as bad as has been reported. This is according to John Loos, FNB household sector strategist, who said that year-to-date stress was only mildly higher than 2015.
“Late in 2015, our FNB Estate Agent Survey began to show
I was sitting with a couple friends over the weekend and we got into talking about plants, which naturally led to us talking about the drought we are experiencing and how to plant indigenous and endemic plants. I know that planting seed is difficult with
Pam Golding Properties is the best real estate agency in South Africa and Africa. This is according to the International Property Awards 2016 (IPA) held in Dubai recently. The agency was judged the best real estate agency on the continent, and won awards for Best Real
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
According to an analysis of Lightstone figures on 26 suburbs with mid-value real estate, the average drop in sales are 33% for the year to date. To be specific, 30% less sectional title units and 36% less freestanding homes have changed hands in 2016 so
Business tip of the day
Analyse your existing customer or client base regularly. Find out who they are, their age groups, gender, where they live, where they work, what their occupations are, their family structures, what they buy from you; are they cash, credit card or