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Monday Sep 28, 2020

Letting agents: Why you need one and how to find a good one

About 10% of all home sales in SA currently are "buy-to-let" purchases by investors who intend to rent their properties to tenants, and this is expected to keep rising over the next few months because of the steep decline in interest rates that makes it easier to afford investment properties, combined with the rising demand for rental homes from people who cannot afford to buy, or who have sold their homes due to financial pressure and are now looking to rent.

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Financial effects of lockdown becoming apparent

South Africa should prepare for a very bumpy few months as lenders and landlords run out of runway and eviction notices begin to pile up, says Gary Palmer of Paragon Lending Solution.

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'Life Rights' as a retirement option

Comfortable retirement is becoming the biggest uncertainty of all for many people.

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Wednesday Sep 23, 2020

City Power cuts electricity of Dainfern residents

Some residents of posh Dainfern estates are suspected to have been stealing electricity by bypassing meters and some have allegedly gone for over a year without paying for power.

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'Supply still greater than demand, but gap narrowing'

Despite improved home buying activity, it is too early to say that the whole real estate market has swung around completely from a "buyers' market" to a "sellers' market".

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Features for the year to 30 June 2020

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How Covid-19 has changed the SA property market

A few months outside of Alert Level 5 and 4 have allowed real estate professionals the opportunity to spot the emerging trends among property buyers and sellers during this tumultuous time.

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Friday Sep 18, 2020

Why you need both an estate agent and transferring attorney

A real estate transaction is a multi-faceted process that requires the expertise of multiple professions.

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Thursday Sep 17, 2020

Rate decision welcomed

The decision by the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) to retain the repo rate at 3.5% (home loan base rate at 7%) is welcome news.

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Which green features add investment value?

Investing money in environmentally friendly enhancements for a home is not only a way to protect the environment and save on monthly energy costs, but it can ultimately help a home stand out when the time comes to sell - provided the correct features are installed.

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