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Starter Home Basics (3 Top Tips)

Starter Home Basics (3 Top Tips)

What is a Starter Home?  A starter home is a free standing house, town house, or flat that’s within a first-time buyer’s budget. It’s a home you don’t plan on living in forever, and one you plan on eventually outgrowing. Your starter property...

Work from Home: The Future of Real Estate?

Work from Home: The Future of Real Estate?

Many Capetonians have adapted to the unique challenges of the work from home life. Reliable high speed fibre, juggling kids, and setting up a home office has become essential with some forecasts showing that 33% of employed South Africans will...

How to Choose the Best House Location

How to Choose the Best House Location

Property Location Is Everything Location, location, location. We’ve all heard the saying a million times and there’s a good reason for that. Location is the one thing about your home that can’t be changed. The floors can be replaced, walls can...

Sole Mandate: What You Need to Know

Sole Mandate: What You Need to Know

When making the decision to sell your property, whether you’re upsizing, downsizing, or trying to turn a profit after renovating, you’ll be faced with many decisions. One of the decisions you’ll face is whether to sell the property yourself, or...

First House: Your (8 Step) Buying Guide

First House: Your (8 Step) Buying Guide

What Should a First Time Home Buyer Know? The number one thing first time home buyers should know is that it’s not that difficult! It may seem overwhelming, but breaking down the steps of buying a house for the first time makes it easy. Look no...

Bigger Home: When is it Time to Move?

Bigger Home: When is it Time to Move?

Many of us dream about bigger, more luxurious homes. If you’ve been in your starter home for a while, you may be asking yourself when is it time to move to a bigger house, or what are the pros and cons of living in a big house. Look no further,...

Downsize Home: When is it Time?

Downsize Home: When is it Time?

Whether it’s due to a change in financial or family circumstances, our housing needs change. Sometimes that means moving into a bigger place but if you find yourself wondering how to know when you’re ready to downsize home, you’re in the right...

6 Ways to Make a Small Flat Feel Bigger

6 Ways to Make a Small Flat Feel Bigger

With sectional title sales reaching 30% of the total residential property sales in South Africa as of 2020, there’s a clear trend towards smaller living. FNB’s Property Barometer also shows that this trend towards smaller homes isn’t recent...