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Category: Properties

Pros and cons of going from renting to owning

Although a worthwhile endeavour, deciding to take the step away from renting and towards owning a property comes with its own set of challenges. Adrian Goslett, Regional...

Know your target market before selling your home

When it comes to property, it’s every seller’s dream to make a quick, successful sale but in order to do so it’s important to market your property accordingly to...

Safety tips that every seller should know

Many homeowners are putting their homes on the market to make the most out of the market conditions which are in the seller’s favour. The current market conditions,...

Homeownership responsibilities

Homeownership is a milestone that most consumers aspire to achieve. It is a step towards growing personal wealth and owning an asset that will appreciate in value over...

Financial mistakes to avoid during the property buying process

While saving up a deposit to purchase a property is a great financial feat, there are several other financial considerations that buyers need to keep in mind when...

Advice on the right time to sell your house

With the shortage of property available at the moment, many homeowners may be more inclined to put their property on the market and take advantage of the current...

Buying a house without a credit record

With interest rates expected to start increasing later this year, the ideal situation is for consumers to live as debt-free as possible which means no credit cards,...

Ask the right questions when buying a home

Whether buying your dream home or a fancy new set of wheels, doing your homework upfront and knowing what questions to ask is essential in preventing any surprises down...

Huurder en verhuurder: wat is jou regte en verpligtinge?

‘n Huurkontrak word omskryf as die ooreenkoms wat tussen die huurder en die verhuurder aangegaan word vir die verhuring van ‘n eiendom en kan by sommige mense groot...

Are you expecting too much from your estate agent?

Dealing with agents is a two-way street: don’t accept too little, but don’t expect too much. If you just want to see what’s out there rather trawl the internet....