Offshore short-term rentals: look before you jump

May 08 2018 15:43

Investors looking to buy a property offshore can potentially recoup their money faster through short-term rentals, while earning income in a foreign currency.


Young first-time home buyers look to affordability in 'new' Sandton

May 07 2018 22:23

Sectional title complexes in the Johannesburg suburbs of Linbro Park, Longlake and Westlake are increasingly popular among young first-time home buyers, says Seeff.


Why you should consider a home inspector before you buy

Apr 30 2018 22:30

If you are spending a million or two on a house, it could be worth your while to engage the services of an independent inspector, says an industry expert.


Drought causes dip in Western Cape property sentiment

Apr 24 2018 05:15

There has been a relatively sharp drop in property market sentiment in the Western Cape in the first quarter, according to the latest Absa Homeowner Sentiment Index.


Top reasons for buying and selling homes in SA

Apr 27 2018 09:28

The Absa Homeowner Sentiment Index for the first quarter reflects the main reasons why respondents think now is the time to buy or sell residential property.


A guide for first-time home buyers

Apr 26 2018 07:09

When it comes to buying property for the first time, buyers need to strike the right balance between emotions and finances, an expert cautions.


VAT hike and body corporate levies explained

May 02 2018 18:50

The VAT to 15% raises the question of its impact on levies in body corporates, share-block companies and home owners' or property owners’ associations in SA.

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