The current average time it takes to sell a home is just over 14 weeks, nationally. In Gauteng areas such as Johannesburg and Ekurhuleni homes are selling at around 12 to 15 weeks on the market, and 11 weeks for Pretoria.
In Cape Town it takes
Cape Town homeowners who are considering selling their homes in the near future should ensure they get their plumbing certificates from the municipality before Day Zero arrives.
This is according to Craig Guthrie, specialist conveyancing attorney at Guthrie Colananni, who said, “According to the City of
Our beautiful country is faced with one of the worst droughts in history. Day Zero for Cape Town has already been moved up to 12 April, 2018. With this date fast approaching it leaves the rental market with some uncertainty regarding the legal position of
Estate agents in Cape Town are looking forward to a busy season despite the looming school holidays and festive season, and many are reporting that there has been no slowing of enquiries for accessibly priced homes, especially in sought-after areas like the Southern Suburbs.
Tenants battling to pay their rent and save for a deposit for their new home can now use their rent to buy their new home.
Uniquely, this product is available for all approved properties in Cape Town and now also in Gauteng, priced from R400,000 to
The Airbnb circus flew into South Africa a few days ago, dazzled city fathers and thousands of homeowners in Johannesburg and Cape Town with awe-inspiring figures reflecting serious growth in tourist home stays and in home hosting profits.
The company’s Chris Lehane, Airbnb’s global head of
Sectional title properties with fewer than two bedrooms boasted the strongest price growth in Q3 2017, inflating at 9.3%.
Two-bedroom sectional title properties realised 5.3% price growth, while the largest three-and-more-bedroom category came in at 4.6% average price growth.
This is according to FNB’s household and property
Residential property educator, HomeTimes, launched its own unique and innovative property portal called HomeHunt recently.
It is run on the search capability of Google Maps’ engine meaning that users can search for homes to buy or rent near to schools, malls, hospitals, or any place of
The Atlantic Seaboard region posted the strongest house price growth in Q2 2017 at 29.9% year-on-year.
This is according to the FNB City of Cape Town Sub-Region House Price Index which noted the City of Cape Town’s estimated average house price growth rate at 13.8% year-on-year
If you had US$1m to spend, you’d pick up a 17m2 matchbox in Monaco, or a 209m2 palatial home in Cape Town. In 2015 US$1m bought 255m2 (or 18% more floor space). This is according to the latest Wealth Report by Knight Frank which recorded