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Buyers, beware these sophisticated property scams
Fraudsters are increasingly using technology to trick property buyers out of large sums of money.
Tech-savvy tenants want wired properties
Technology features boost the appeal of rental properties so landlords need to make sure their properties are up to date.
Permission needed for short term letting of Cape Town apartments
Many apartment owners are choosing to rent out their property as short term lets but they need to check that they are legally allowed to do so.
Can I still rent a home if I have a bad credit record?
While a good credit profile can increase your chances of getting an apartment, those with bad credit can still find ways to rent a home. Here’s what you need to do.
How to spot a dodgy landlord
There are landlords and then there are landlords…some are good and some are just plain bad. So how do you know what you are letting yourself in for when you rent a home?
How to deal with bad landlords
Is your landlord taking advantage of you? Follow these tips to make sure you’re protected from a current or future bad landlord.
How tenants can protect themselves from identity theft
Tenants can be left vulnerable by having to provide sensitive information to future landlords. Here’s how they can protect themselves from their information being misused.
9 things that first time renters should know
Renting your first place can be intimidating. These tips for first time renters will help you go out there and flat hunt with confidence.
9 tips to win over your future landlord
Beat the competition for that rental home of your dreams with our top tips for creating a lasting impression on the prospective landlord.
Security tips for renters
It’s imperative for tenants to consider the security of a property before signing on the dotted line.