4 BEDROOM HOUSE FOR SALE

 R5 990 000 Price Excludes VAT. Beautifully renovated family home within walking distance to the Dean Street Mall, SACS, Westerford, and UCT. Three bedroomed, two bathrooms with a fourth bedroom / work from home / flatlet with a separate entrance. Open plan lounge and dining room leading onto a North facing patio. Single garage, secure

Real Estate – Selling Manager Opportunity

 Chas Everitt Cape Town South The Chas Everitt Cape Town South franchise covers a large franchise territory stretching from Observatory to Cape Point. We have three offices in the territory. Through the lockdown period, we used the opportunity to challenge our traditional structures and we have developed some new concepts aimed at greater productivity and

MOVING HOMES, PREMISES OR BUSINESSES

 MOVING HOMES, PREMISES OR BUSINESSES: REGULATIONS ADAPTED Thursday, 14 May 2020 Regulations published this afternoon by virtue of Government Gazette 43320 have made the movement of persons and businesses easier than the previous regulations allowed for during Level 4. Moving across provincial, metropolitan, and district boundaries is now allowed, once-off, no matter when the lease agreement or transfer

Purchasing property post lockdown

 Here’s what property buyers need to know about the way forward after SA’s lockdown. Questions around the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown on the residential property sector have been rife – and with good reason as property is a sector that contributes significantly to the GDP. More than that, property is inextricably linked to accommodation and shelter, one

Schools Reopening Plan

 The Department of Basic Education has health precautions planned to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus when schools reopen.  The precautions are outlined in the department’s Covid-19 basic education sector plan which was presented to Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Basic Education and the Select Committee on Education, Technology, Arts and Culture on Wednesday morning.

FNB’s Residential Property Barometer

 Excerpts from the latest FNB’s Residential Property Barometer for March 2020. Main Points The FNB House Price Index (HPI) showed that house price appreciation slowed to 2.8% y/y in March, the lowest print since May 2011 (i.e. in close to 9 years).  Importantly, the HPI is based on FNB’s mortgage approvals and mainly covers the period

All Beaches Are Closed

 The City of Cape Town has decided to close down beaches as people continue to visit them despite calls for social distancing. Beaches will close starting tomorrow morning, Tuesday, March 24, to limit public contact as the country battles the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19). Swimming, surfing, kite-surfing, kayaking, recreational fishing, and any other beach

Moving Your Money

 At the end of 2018 I sold my house in Cape Town as I was moving to Ireland. Although I have been in Cape Town real estate for over 35 years, I was still shocked at what banks wanted to charge me for transferring my money overseas. If an international exchange of funds is involved

Cleaning Routines to Keep Your Home Virus-Free

 We want ‘home’ to be a haven (especially during stressful times), and part of that, at a fundamental level, means living in a space that helps keep us healthy. According to the most current evidence from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the virus that causes COVID-19 is spread primarily through close personal contact