HOMEOWNERS ENJOY ANOTHER QUARTER OF STABLE INTEREST RATES

23 May 2019
As predicted, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) announced today that interest rates will remain unchanged until their next meeting in July. The prime lending rate therefore remains at 10.25% and the...
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IS YOUR AGENT BREAKING THE POPI ACT?

02 May 2019
Over the past few years, companies have been mining customers’ personal information freely in order to optimise their marketing efforts. Question is, can you trust your real estate agent to keep...
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HOW MUCH INFLUENCE CHILDREN HAVE ON YOUR HOME BUYING CHOICES

02 May 2019
It is not difficult to understand why good parents factor the needs of their children into their purchasing decisions. But, exactly how much influence do children have on your purchasing decisions? An...
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FACTORS SELLERS OVERLOOK WHEN PREPARING FOR A MOVE

02 May 2019
As exciting as it is to move into a new home, the process can be time consuming and stressful – especially if you have overlooked factors involved in preparing for a move. If it’s been a w...
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THE COSTS INVOLVED IN SELLING YOUR HOME

02 May 2019
As counter-intuitive as it might be, there are various costs involved in selling your home. While some of these costs can be offset against the final sale price, others will need to be settled before...
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SHOULD YOU SELL FIRST, OR BUY FIRST?

02 May 2019
Sell your home first and begin searching for your new home thereafter, or buy a home first and then sell your house thereafter? To work out the answer to this sell first or buy first dilemma, you need...
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3 QUICK UPGRADES TO SELL YOUR HOME FASTER DURING WINTER

02 May 2019
Winter is coming. Which usually cools off market activity along with the outdoor temperature.  Luckily, there are some quick upgrades you can do to help sell your home faster during the slow, Win...
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HOW TO KEEP PETS IN A SMALL HOME

02 May 2019
Not all of us can afford spacious properties with large gardens. To keep your furry loved ones happy, you just need to know how to keep pets in a small home. Remember, it is not the size of the home t...
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HOW TO GET THE MOST OUT OF THE STABLE INTEREST RATE

02 May 2019
While it is great news that the interest rate has remained stable, the question is, what should you do to get the most of it? The answer is simple: while interest rates remain at 10.25%, homeowners co...
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RE/MAX NATIONAL HOUSING REPORT Q1 2019

16 April 2019
According to Lightstone Property data, a total of 39,836 bond registrations were recorded at the Deeds Office over the period of January - March 2019, totalling an amount of R43,880,124,000. This tran...
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