Some first-time property buyers can get housing subsidy
First-time buyers often struggle to enter the property market as they battle to come up with a deposit, and many don't realise that they qualify for a government housing subsidy.[Read More]
Posted at 07:33AM May 19, 2015 by Editor in Residential |
Tenant who fell through skylight in flats to be paid out
The owner of a block of flats in Durban has been ordered to compensate one of his tenants after she fell through a glass skylight on the roof into the bathroom of a flat underneath.[Read More]
Posted at 08:56AM May 18, 2015 by Editor in Residential |
Sun sets on holiday homes price rise
The FNB holiday towns house price index released this week revealed that quarter-on-quarter price growth slowed down for the third consecutive quarter to 2.1 percent in the first quarter of this year from the high of 3.3 percent reached in the second quarter of last year.[Read More]
Posted at 08:14AM May 18, 2015 by Editor in Residential |
'Smaller properties best for buy-to-let investors'
Small sectional title properties are, on average, providing buy-to-let investors with the highest gross yields in the residential property sector, according to the latest Residential Yields Review, for the fourth quarter of 2014.[Read More]
Posted at 08:58AM May 12, 2015 by Editor in Residential |
'Protect your investment with a proper lease'
If you're the owner of any kind of residential property that is being rented out to someone else, you need a proper written lease to protect your interests as well as those of your tenant.[Read More]
Posted at 07:07AM May 07, 2015 by Editor in Residential |