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12 ways to support your local community right now

12 ways to support your local community right now

In just a few short weeks, the coronavirus pandemic has turned our world upside down and as the crisis deepens, so do the challenges with a growing number of people facing unemployment, mounting debt and numerous other issues precipitated by …

 
Best home buying conditions in decades

Best home buying conditions in decades

In the current dire economic state the fourth rate cut this year brings welcome relief for financially stressed home-owners and with record-low interest rates sweetens the deal for first-time home buyers as well as property investors.

The latest rate cut …

 
Laer rentekoers ‘goeie nuus’ vir eiendomsmark

Laer rentekoers ‘goeie nuus’ vir eiendomsmark

Mei 2020 –Die uitvoerende hoof van Lew Geffen Sotheby’s International Realty, Yael Geffen, het die verlaging van 50 basispunte in die repokoers as “uiters positief” bestempel en sê dit gaan die eiendomsmark, wat reeds in die moeilikheid is, meer …

 
Real Estate industry calls for action after SONA

Real Estate industry calls for action after SONA

SONA was upbeat but now is not the time for only words, reports Property360.co.za

A disenchanted real estate industry, many of whom say they have not seen the property market (particularly the luxury market) this bad in over 30 years …

 
Ultra-luxury residential market still hot property on auction

Ultra-luxury residential market still hot property on auction

A designer five-storey villa boasting unsurpassed, endless ocean views on Cape Town’s Atlantic Seaboard is the latest in a series of unique super-luxury price band residential properties that have changed hands through an auction this year after long periods of …

 
Register off-grid energy installations or face stiff penalties

Register off-grid energy installations or face stiff penalties

Cape home-owners who fail to comply with the 2010 Electricity Supply By-Law which prohibits any private electrical generation equipment from being connected to any electrical system without the city’s consent will face stiff penalties.

Chris Cilliers, CEO and principal for …

 
Finding more reach for your Rand – Yael Geffen

Finding more reach for your Rand – Yael Geffen

South Africans looking to diversify their real estate portfolios to include more stable markets abroad are faced with an ever-dwindling number of accessible off-shore options as the Rand continues to waver in a local downturn cycle, but there are still …