South Africans are bad savers. That’s a known fact. There is very little done to plan for retirement so that your standard of living is maintained. This places huge stress on you when you get older – something you could happily do without. There are a number of investment options that all have their advantages… Read More Property Now More Appealing for Investors
Buying and selling a property can be daunting. There is always the issue of the “unknown” that both parties have to deal with. For the seller, it’s the issues of when their property will sell, for how much, and what the terms will be. For the purchaser, it’s equally as stressful. How much will they… Read More Reducing the “Grey” Areas in Your Sales Contract
It’s amazing how surprised we are when we buy the cheaper product and then get frustrated that the quality isn’t what we expected. We then end up having to buy the more expensive product anyway. Result: the cheaper product was more expensive. There is an international rule that says’ “you get what you pay for”. … Read More Cheap is Not Good. And Good is Not Cheap.
Many property owners who currently own properties larger than they need, wonder when the best time is to sell and scale down. As we move through the different phases of our lives our needs change. The large home that was once buzzing with the noise of our kids is now quiet as they have moved… Read More How Do I Know When to Scale Down?
Many people tell me they want to get in to real estate sales. But most fail. So is real estate a worthwhile career? And what kind of person makes a successful estate agent? Let me start by dispelling one myth: real estate sales is not easy money. There’s a big difference between an estate agent,… Read More A Career in Real Estate Sales