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Price your property correctly
One of the most detrimental mistakes that sellers make when putting their home on the market is overpricing the property.
Leasing property with an option to buy
There are several good reasons to pay a deposit when you buy a home, among them the fact that you will have a smaller bond repayment to make each month and that you will save a mint in interest over the life of your home ...
How many proxies can one person have?
There seems to be some confusion of late as to whether or not a person can hold more than two proxies. The simple answer is yes: a person can currently hold more than two proxies – there is no limit at the moment. “At the moment” ...
Exercise your rights as a buyer of property
As a buyer of property, you have the right to: Be represented by an estate agent or to enter into a private sale should you so choose. Purchase any property without being discriminated against by a seller on the basis of your ...
Click, click, sell
The advent of technology is impacting how property buyers and sellers interact. Nine out of 10 property buyers now search the Internet (and more than 700 000 people access Private Property every month) before using any other form ...
What to look out for before buying
This is by means means an exhauting list, but these exhasting tasks should be carried out before putting in an offer to purchase a property: Always think ahead - a double storey home, for example, may not be as practical once the ...
Kitesurfer or Spotter, Struisbaai is the Place
Many who have paid their dues to live this envied lifestyle as permanent residents, and others who remain holiday makers with firm investments in holiday homes. And then there is the keen kite surfing community, who frequent this ...
Eight points to consider before buying property
1. Are you pre-qualified? Getting pre-qualified with your lender simply means getting an idea of the price range you can afford. Your overall household debt should not be more than about 30 percent of your household’s total ...
Landlords ignore the Consumer Protection Act at their own peril
The Consumer Protection Act (CPA; Act) has far-reaching implications for the landlord-tenant relationship, contrary to the views expressed by some commentators. Strangely, some commentators have questioned whether the CPA even ...
Get the facts before you build
While there are many reputable developers around, there are also many who are not up to the task. Do your homework before you commit. Although the construction industry is suffering under ...