'How to live comfortably in your showhouse-ready home'
Property owners getting ready to sell usually have two major tasks ahead: Preparing their homes to go on show to potential buyers, and then keeping them in that condition while still living in them.[Read More]
Posted at 08:26AM Jan 26, 2015 by Editor in Market |
'What to do if your property does not sell'
When a property does not sell, the owner and/or the estate agent are quite likely to start looking for reasons - and will no doubt come up with three or four that appear to explain the lack of success.[Read More]
Posted at 09:38AM Jan 23, 2015 by Editor in Market |
RE/MAX 'takes up the mantle of transformation'
RE/MAX has sold a 45 percent stake in the company - which claims to be the largest in South Africa with more than 2 200 agents and sales in excess of R22 billion last year - to a black woman-owned empowerment group, Z-Capital Properties.[Read More]
Posted at 06:22AM Jan 16, 2015 by Editor in Market |
'Double digit' property increases predicted
Property experts are seeing the light after a few tough years in the residential property market, with some predicting "double digit" increases this year.[Read More]
Posted at 08:24AM Jan 14, 2015 by Editor in Market |
It may be 'slightly harder' to afford property in 2015
Prospective home-buyers may find it slightly more difficult to afford a property this year than in 2014, because growth in wages and salaries will not keep pace with the expected nominal growth in residential property prices of between eight and nine percent. This is according to the market analytics and scenario forecasting unit at First National Bank (FNB) Home Loans.[Read More]
Posted at 07:20AM Jan 12, 2015 by Editor in Market |