Property News

Better year expected for residential property market

23 Feb 2018

An improvement in the residential property market was expected this year, despite the Budget being negative for the housing market, according to industry analysts.

Jacques du Toit, a property analyst at Absa Home Loans, said yesterday that the Budget would defini...

Cash buyers trump those who require bonds

22 Feb 2018

Property buyers with cash on hand are snatching prime Cape Town properties from under the noses of potential bonded buyers, not giving them the chance to finalise their home loans.

In some areas, the only way bonded buyers are able to compete is by offering more ...

What body corporate finances really mean for your investment

21 Feb 2018

Whether you own a property in a sectional title complex or are looking to invest in one, the financial standing of the body corporate is the single most important thing that can affect your investment or your buying decision. This is because the financial management of ...