Post Elections 2019 could well see a Return to Stability


There is no doubt that we find ourselves dealing with challenging economic conditions. The property market has generally been flat since early 2017 – and there is little indication that this will change before the general election scheduled for the middle of next year. So just what does that mean for the local property market?… Read More Post Elections 2019 could well see a Return to Stability

Sellers – Are Your Property Plans Approved?


Property owners with properties that are illegally constructed, or don’t have approved municipal plans, could be in for an unpleasant surprise from the local council.  For many years property owners have, wrongly, made minor alterations to properties without obtaining the necessary planning permission – something that the municipality is picking up on. In some instances,… Read More Sellers – Are Your Property Plans Approved?

“Low-Commission” Estate Agents – What You Need to Know


As a seller, it’s only natural that you would want to save where you can on your selling costs.  One of those significant costs is the estate agents commission.  If two estate agencies were offering the exact same marketing, service, and results, and one was considerably cheaper than the other one, then it would make… Read More “Low-Commission” Estate Agents – What You Need to Know