Those hoping for good news for the South African property market in the 2018 budget speech were likely disappointed by the lack of change to the sector’s key influencing factors.

Home improvements are a great way to add value to your property, but not all of us have bottomless pockets for a full-on renovation. Lucky for us, there are plenty of affordable DIYs that can spruce things up over a free weekend.

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 13:55

Owning Property without a Will

A home is the biggest financial asset most South Africans will ever possess, but what happens to that home when the owner passes away?

The property valuation system in Cape Town was recently under question when  investigations revealed the value of some properties were increased, which led to increased tariffs and taxes for homeowners.

The FNB Estate Agent Survey has begun to record a mild weakening in agent perceptions of home maintenance and upgrades, following a broad improving trend through 2013 to late-2015.

Submitting building plans is set to become easier, faster and paperless, with the City of Cape Town's overhaul of the current development plan application process.

There are predominantly two different types of cluster developments: sectional title schemes and homeowners associations, and these differ in the way the scheme is run and where the responsibility lies

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