Buying a property, especially a home for your family, is thrilling. For most, the journey, whilst a little stressful, usually results in securing the purchase of a home that allows you to start the next chapter of your life. Not only can the process be filled with emotion, but there is also a considerable amount… Read More 5 Regrets to Avoid in the Purchasing Process
You’ve seen your dream home – the only problem is it isn’t built yet. Is it ever a good idea to buy off plan? The short answer is yes – there are many advantages to buying a property before it’s been built. The trick, as with purchasing property of any type, is due diligence – and when… Read More Purchasing Off Plan
You’ve seen your dream home – the only problem is it isn’t built yet. Is it ever a good idea to buy off plan? The short answer is yes – there are many advantages to buying property before it’s been built. The trick, as with purchasing property of any type, is due diligence – and… Read More Purchasing Off Plan
There isn’t a person in the country who isn’t watching, with concern, the political developments and their economic impact. We all feel the economic pinch. It’s prudent to plan wisely and avoid living beyond ones’ means. Economists will tell you that things could indeed get worse – so plan accordingly. History will show, though, that… Read More The Banks Want Your Home Loan
Whether you’re selling a luxury home on a golf estate, or an inexpensive apartment, is it still advisable to enter in to a sole mandate agreement and, if so, would the terms of the mandate differ? In answering this question, let’s first determine whether or not a sole mandate is required for properties listed in… Read More Sole Mandates – Does One Size Fit All?
In most instances our property represents one of our biggest assets, if not our largest. Many property owners have a debt registered against their property in the form of a mortgage bond, to which they are contributing monthly. Our property is an investment and we are hoping that at some later point in time when… Read More The Importance of Knowing Your Property Value
Purchasing a property is a very exciting time in your life – but it can also be very frustrating if you don’t go into the process with a full understanding of what will be required of you, and how it will impact you financially. To avoid the frustration of purchasing a property and losing… Read More Things to Budget for When Purchasing a Property