Many property owners who are contemplating selling wonder when the best time is to list. Traditionally, the in Western Cape, the thought was long held that the best time to sell is the summer months. And, for the most part, this was correct. After all, when the weather is freezing cold and it’s pouring with… Read More When Should I Sell?
Every seller wants to get the maximum for their property. What most estate agents don’t tell a seller is what they can do, sometimes at very little cost, to do this. Here are a few simple tips that will help you sell for more: 1. You only get one chance at a 1st impression. When… Read More Getting the most for your property
Ever wondered if you were cut out to be a real estate agent? Just what does it take to be a successful estate agent? The real estate industry is really competitive – just like most other industries out there. But in most cases it’s really overtraded. The volume of real estate sales isn’t sufficient to… Read More Real Estate and You
A basic right that all people have is to live in a home. That means you either have to rent a property, or buy one. So just what is your best option? Let’s take a look at the benefits of renting. Firstly, it will cost you less. You can rent a property that would sell… Read More Should I Rent or Buy?
Many landlords battle to balance the increasing expenses of owning a property with the rental income they receive. Property rental returns in the Western Cape are traditionally much lower than those obtained in Gauteng – so in most cases Landlords are subsidizing the monthly costs of property by a significant amount. So, when the managing… Read More Landlords – Is it Important to Maintain Your Property?