You find a home that seems to have everything you have been looking for, from the right number of bedrooms to the type of kitchen countertops, but how do you know that it is really the one?
Regional Director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa,
Hi, I recently read the story on HomeTimes on the 9,000 homes for sale in Centurion alone. Let's be realistic, the only real way I can compete is by adjusting my price. The fact is, however, that I still need to look after my own
Conventional wisdom says that winter is a bad time to market your home, but with fewer homes on the market there’s a good chance more buyers will be viewing yours.
“Sellers are likely to achieve sale prices closer to the listing prices, especially for properties that
According to property legislation, a servitude is a registered right that someone has over the immovable property owned by another person. The servitude affords the holder the right to do something with the property, even if it may infringe upon the rights of the person
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Sale agreements entered into from 1 March 2017 will see buyers liable for transfer duty according to the new scale. Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan yesterday only amended the R750,000 margin against which no transfer duty was payable, to a higher margin of R900,000. For any
We sold a property and the purchaser has submitted a complaint about certain defects in the electricity and plumbing. There was a Certificate of Compliance (COC) issued but it appears that some of the electrical issues do not fall under what is required for a COC document.
Home buyers have been doing things backwards all along: First they start with the home search and once they have signed the offer to purchase, find out if a bank is willing to finance their loan. This is according to FNB chief imagineer and former