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Low interest rates fuel residential property boom
21 Oct 2020
During the third quarter of 2020 (Q3 20), South Africa’s COVID-19 lockdown moved from Alert Level 3 through to Level 1. In June, pent up demand for properties saw residential property sales skyrocket after the reopening of the property market during lockdown Level 3. This property market boom continued through the third quarter, fuelled by low interest rates and favourable lending terms from South African banks.
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Market & Opinion
Should you rent or buy when you retire?
14 Oct 2020
If you’re about to retire, you’ve probably also thought about selling your family home so you can spend less time on maintenance and more on your hobbies, keeping fit, travelling or simply relaxing. But then what? Should you rent or buy again? And if you buy, what type of home should it be?
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Market & Opinion
Promising property market recovery post-lockdown
13 Oct 2020
Based on the figures from the Deeds Office, the property market has shown some steady signs of recovery after being brought to a complete standstill as a result of the national lockdown during the second quarter of 2020.
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KZN South Coast meets home buyer demand for affordability, value and lifestyle
12 Oct 2020
Relocating to a warmer coastal climate or a more relaxed environment may be more than a pipe dream for some, having been pushed to the top of the priority list for a number of people who’ve made lifestyle decisions during the confines of the Covid-lockdown to effect a lasting change for the better - sooner, rather than later.
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KZN South Coast meets home buyer demand for affordability, value and lifestyle
Market & Opinion
12 Oct 2020
5 Properties for sale in Cape Town
Market & Opinion
12 Oct 2020
Letting agents: Why you need one and how to find a good one
Market & Opinion
09 Oct 2020
Keep calm and let your agent do the talking
Market & Opinion
09 Oct 2020
Millennial property buyers piling into top Gauteng suburbs
Market & Opinion
08 Oct 2020
Multi-generational house sharing on the rise
Market & Opinion
07 Oct 2020
High-end home buyers look to experience the luxury of wellness at Val de Vie Estate
Market & Opinion
07 Oct 2020
To Buy or to Sell First, which is the Best Option?
Market & Opinion
06 Oct 2020
Applegarth Estate wins landscaping award and introduces double dwellings
Market & Opinion
05 Oct 2020
10 Things to ask your rental payment provider
Market & Opinion
02 Oct 2020
How to decide whether to buy or to continue renting your home
Market & Opinion
02 Oct 2020
Speed up your property sale, ensure its compliant before listing
Market & Opinion
01 Oct 2020
Karoo and Cape game farms now hot property
Market & Opinion
30 Sep 2020
Need more space? Here’s what to look for
Market & Opinion
30 Sep 2020
5 Properties for sale in Midrand
Market & Opinion
29 Sep 2020
Here are the emerging trends among property buyers & sellers
Market & Opinion
28 Sep 2020
What are the myths about asking price when selling your home?
Market & Opinion
25 Sep 2020
Are we really in a sellers’ market yet?
Market & Opinion
23 Sep 2020
Garden Route back on track to being the country’s new property hot spot
Market & Opinion
22 Sep 2020
5 Fourways properties for sale right now
Market & Opinion
22 Sep 2020
The eight big hazards of trying to sell privately
Market & Opinion
21 Sep 2020
Agricultural Winelands retains its appeal
Market & Opinion
18 Sep 2020
This year’s SARB rate cutting stimulus to date does not appear to be boosting commercial property demand
Market & Opinion
18 Sep 2020
Unchanged repo rate - The property industry reacts
Market & Opinion
17 Sep 2020
Here is how you adjust to home ownership
Market & Opinion
16 Sep 2020
Under the hammer - what to know about buying property on auction
Market & Opinion
16 Sep 2020
Is there’s another real estate slowdown on the way?
Market & Opinion
14 Sep 2020
How much house can you buy on an average salary?
Market & Opinion
14 Sep 2020