'Are property prices about to plateau?'
"Sellers will have to start rethinking their listing prices if they want to sell their properties in a reasonable time", says Wayne Albutt of the Rawson Property Group.[Read More]
Posted at 09:51AM Sep 03, 2015 by Editor in Market |
'Leave no room for buyer's remorse'
You can return most things you buy if you discover that they don't fit or don't work, but if you buy the wrong home, the chances are that you'll be stuck with it for several years - or have to pay quite a price to correct your mistake.'[Read More]
Posted at 03:02AM Sep 03, 2015 by Editor in Market |
Mining town property prices decline in real terms
The FNB Mining Towns House Price Index points to an underperformance in the major mining regions, as well as to house price deflation when adjusted for consumer price inflation and measured in real terms.[Read More]
Posted at 08:11AM Aug 31, 2015 by Editor in Market |
What happens when a property lease is cancelled early
If a tenant cancels his lease before the end date of the contract, the landlord can decide to either a) accept this cancellation or b) treat it as a repudiation of the contract and claim for damages, says Michael Bauer, managing director of IHPC estate agents.[Read More]
Posted at 08:04AM Aug 18, 2015 by Editor in Market |
Amendments to rules have sectional title owners worried
The interests of sectional title owners could be jeopardised by two recent amendments to the regulations under the Sectional Titles Act (STA).[Read More]
Posted at 07:34AM Aug 17, 2015 by Editor in Market |