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Invest in the most popular property of the year

Jan 26, 2021
Residential property below R2m is the hottest investment asset right now. We look at what’s on offer and where WORDS: MARLENE BOUWER – PHOTOS: SUPPLIED For the first time in almost a decade, agents are reporting a spike in enquiries and sales in many areas as record low interest rates and lower prices drive the …
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Job-hunting? Become a property entrepreneur

Dec 11, 2020
If having your own property business is in your dreams, here’s where and how to make it a reality WORDS: HELENE MEISSENHEIMER – PHOTOS: SUPPLIED Small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs) have a crucial role to play in SA’s economic recovery, says Bonga Xulu, regional portfolio manager, Trust for Urban Housing Finance (TUHF) in Johannesburg. …

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Get rental rates right in 2021

Jan 26, 2021
RentMaster CEO Shanaaz Trethewey explains how – as a landlord – you can ensure your rental rates are right on the money this year WORDS: HELÈNE MEISSENHEIMER – PHOTOS: JORINA WOLMARANS & SHUTTERSTOCK The pandemic has the rental industry in a particularly vulnerable state. Many landlords may find themselves hinging between being empathetic of changing …

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Laid-back luxury

Dec 11, 2020
This classic farm-style home in Constantia, Cape Town had just the curtains in place before interior designer and architect Hanno de Swardt turned it into the stylish space it is today WORDS: SARAH MARJORIBANKS – PHOTOS: MATHEW VAN NIEKERK Presented with an empty six-bedroom house to fill with furnishings, fixtures and art, Hanno had a …

Blank canvas

Dec 08, 2020

Let's go outside

Dec 01, 2020

Size matters

Nov 24, 2020

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