News Archive for August - 2017

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better transparency required in sectional title management
what to look for when buying green
record-breaking r450 000 rental achieved in constantia, western cape
rental trends and prices in south africa revealed
home owners: a guide to downscaling
eye of africa launches new apartment development
just what is a cma – and who needs one?
concourt judgment a big win for real estate
rental scams: protect yourself with these helpful tips
pinelands bucks the trend, still showing real price growth and value
tips on home security measures – combine high tech with ‘good common sense’
can’t pay your home loan? here’s what to do
should you buy property with your partner?
buy first or sell first?
are your solar panels a fire risk?
buy-to-let 101: what you need to know before taking the plunge
while the south african property market seems to be taking strain, val de vie estate is soaring
moving homes - don't forget these details
who is responsible for what maintenance on a rental property?
pitfalls to avoid when buying a rental property
johannesburg's best-kept secret offers unmatched lifestyle
cutting edge technology unlocks broader investment potential in the real estate industry
thinking of paying occupational rent? a quick guide
chapel towers apartments selling quickly in zonnebloem
10 questions to ask your real estate agent before buying a home
the voetstoots clause and how it applies with regards to the cpa
steyn city shines in depressed property market
the full price of buying a home
applying for a home loan? ask these financial questions
body corporate tax compliance
love the home you’re in, not the one you can’t afford
home owners’ associations: what are they and what do they do?
first time buyer numbers lift as house price growth slows
tips to stretch out your home renovation budget
pros and cons of a joint home loan
here is what you need to know about an inherited property
will solar panels affect the value of your property?
the world's best (and worst) cities to live in
things you should love about the home before you buy
there’s no ignoring the pull of perfectly positioned plattekloof and panorama
using an estate agent to sell your home is the smarter choice – here’s why
tips on selling a vacant home
would a practising lawyer make a better estate agent?
before buying a sectional title unit make sure you know the rules
house-price growth slows according to fnb
long term growth as an executive hub predicted for rosebank
room for growth in cape's western seaboard
the pros and cons of buying new and existing homes – make an informed decision
adjustments to water billing in sectional title schemes
water-wise and insurance savvy
atlantic seaboard and city bowl are still hot property
vacant st francis bay plot sells for 55% more in 18 months
a walk in the park
defects to look out for when buying a home
house hunting tips to ensure success
what you need to know about open mandates
rising rent in the richest suburbs in south africa
adding value to your home
hoedspruit – one of sa's top property rental towns
neglecting home maintenance could disadvantage sellers
home sellers: how you can turn ‘maybe’ into ‘definitely’
know your sectional title rules
camps bay property continues to attract upper end buyers
when is a property sales agreement valid?
new technology smooths life in sectional title complexes
the do's and dont's of selling your home
rent your own off-the-grid caribbean island on airbnb
financial blunders to avoid when buying a home
illovo central - new mixed use building planned for illovo precinct
how water restrictions are affecting tenants and landlords in cape town
five tips to stay afloat financially as a brand new homeowner
pretoria by-law aims to control barking dogs
how to prepare for a successful home inspection
low confidence levels mean rise in demand for rental properties
tips for a stress free move
repeat home buyers turn to affordable athlone and belhar to the east of cape town city
i can't afford my bond repayment - what now?
pam golding properties – helping to increase the resource efficiency and biodiversity value of homes
pretoria east residential property market luring first time buyers
ailing economy creates slower demand for entry-level property
four questions to ask yourself about your property’s perimeter
Latest Property News
  • 20 Apr 2018
    Whenever changes in the political ecosystem of a traditional property market create uncertainty, smart investors begin to look elsewhere for new opportunities. Property experts at IP Global have analysed the trends and crunched the numbers to find new markets to explore in Europe and the United States.
  • 20 Apr 2018
    Energy and water self-sufficiency are increasingly important factors in home buyers’ choice of property – especially in Cape Town where the extreme drought of the past few years has made municipal supply costly as well as uncertain.
  • 19 Apr 2018
    During the last decade, rampant development has progressively transformed Cape Town’s property landscape with densification being the order of the day, but there are still one or two hidden gems like Scarborough which have retained their original character, offering an inimitable lifestyle and an attractive investment opportunity.
  • 19 Apr 2018
    The rental market is a cut-throat sector of the real estate market that waits for nobody. According to Adrian Goslett, Regional Director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa, first-time renters need to be fully prepared before they even start the process of looking for a place to rent in order to avoid the disappointment of losing out on their ideal property.
  • 19 Apr 2018
    Choosing to buy your first home instead of continuing to rent is a big decision that will usually take some time to put into action, but the sooner you can save up a sizeable deposit, the closer you will be to reaching your goal.
  • 18 Apr 2018
    Selling your home is no small task and as you will quickly find out, there are a lot of misconceptions about the process. Gerhard van der Linde, Seeff's MD in Pretoria East lists the top 5 misconceptions when you are selling your home.
  • 18 Apr 2018
    The Cape Town municipality is now installing water-management devices at properties that have been non-compliant with the new level 5 water restrictions and there are talks of fines between R5,000 and R10,000 for households that use too much water.
  • 17 Apr 2018
    The recent interest rate cut has stoked the coals in the first-time buyer’s market. At least for the next two months until the next interest rate announcement, homeowners are guaranteed lower monthly instalments than in the previous quarter. But, is it wise to take out a 100% bond just to enter the property market while interest rates are low?
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