The country breathed a sigh of relief when the recent announcement to reduce the repo rate by 25 basis points was made. After the downgrade to junk status there has been much uncertainty with regards to economic stability in South Africa, so to have a positive announcement was like a breath of fresh air. With a repo rate of 6.75%,…
03 Aug 2017
07 Jul 2017
Q & A with Reg Ingram. Get to know this very valuable member of our team a little better. Question 1: How long have you been in the property industry? Answer: 2 and a half years Question 2: What did you do before you before you went into property? Answer: I was involved in corporate IT solutions. Prior to moving to Cape…
15 Jun 2017
I think it’s safe to say that winter has finally arrived. We may not be having as much rain as we’d like, but the cold has definitely set in. While we’re all finding ways to save water, with the next electricity tariff hike just around the corner, finding ways of reducing our electricity consumption is of utmost importance. The vast…
18 May 2017
The thought of buying a home can be both tremendously exciting and daunting at the same time. It’s easy to get wound up in the emotional side of things and feel overjoyed when the right property comes along, but it is terribly important to make a calm, rational decision and not to overlook any red flags that may pop up….
10 May 2017
Troublesome tenants are any landlord’s worst nightmare. It’s a headache that no one wants, but unlike an actual headache, you can’t simply take a pill in order for the problem to disappear. Rules need to be adhered to and procedures followed, and whilst the problems may not disappear as quickly as you’d like, there are certainly ways to manage them….