Articles related to "Tenant Advice"

21 - 30 of 313 results
How to get your rental deposit back
Squabbles over security deposits account for a very large proportion of the disputes between landlords and their tenants – but could actually be quite easily avoided in most cases.
What is classified as “fair wear and tear”?
It is in both the landlord’s and tenant’s best interests to know their rights, and be aware of the conditions under which a tenant’s deposit can be used.
Ample student accommodation in Potchefstoom
While many student towns experience a severe shortage in student accommodation this is not the case in Potchefstroom.
5 things to check before you move into your new home
It may look like the perfect home, but there are some things you need to check before putting pen to paper.
Who is responsible for security in a rental property?
Crime is an unfortunate reality of living in South Africa and is one of the main priorities for tenants when looking for rental accommodation. But, is the landlord or tenant responsible?
Apartments remain a popular Cape property option
Whether as buy-to-let investments or as a convenient home to those looking for secure, lock-up-and-go convenience, apartments remain a popular choice for property investment among Cape Town’s buyers.
9 décor ideas that won’t put your rental deposit at risk
When renting,it can be difficult to personalise your space without risking losing your deposit. Here are some simple ways to decorate without breaking the rules.
8 things to check before renting an apartment
Jumping head first into a new lease without first carrying out an in-depth walkthrough could leave you regretting your decision.
Pets and a rental home
Here’s what can you do to ensure you and your animals remain on the good side of your landlord
5 points tenants need to know before signing a lease
Tenants should remember that a lease is a legally binding document which means they should be sure they understand all the points before signing.