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How to find the right tenant

Your beautiful investment property needs the perfect tenant. Here's how to ensure that you find a good match...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 1 day ago

Inner city property development scheme creates new jobs

The R9bn Jobs Fund (JF) set up by government in 2011 to co-finance public, private and non-government projects has partnered with TUHF Limited (TUHF) to transform old inner city buildings into homes...

3 days ago

Creating a portable garden

How to make your rental space feel more like home...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 12 Mar 2019

6 of the biggest landord headaches and what to do about them

Rental properties can provide a healthy income stream, but they can equally provide huge headaches for landlords...

By Estelle Nagel and Benjamin Shaw 11 Mar 2019

Cape Town rental market in state of flux

The rental market in Cape Town is in a state of flux at the moment and tenants are possibly in a better position in terms of value for money and the choices available to them than ever before...

By Michael Bauer 11 Mar 2019

How the Rental Housing Amendment Act will affect landlords, tenants

The Rental Housing Amendment Act 35 of 2014 has been on the cards for some time, and once it is in place, landlords and tenants will have six months to comply with the new legislation. Currently, no date has been set for implementation but many experts believe it is imminent...

7 Mar 2019

Rental growth shows first uptick in 2 years

Q4 of 2018 showed the first quarterly uptick in the rental growth rate in two years, as well as the highest quarterly year-on-year growth for the year...

28 Feb 2019

Predicted change is here

Herschel Jawitz, CEO of Jawitz Properties, Chris Renecle, MD of Renprop and Dr. Andrew Golding, chief executive of the Pam Golding Property group, all agree that the residential market is in for an interesting time in 2019 in South Africa...

By Lynelle Clark, Issued by Prevance 26 Feb 2019

Rental Amendment Act will help eradicate blurred lines

While the looming implementation of the Rental Housing Amendment Act has sparked considerable concern, many property professionals believe that there is little or no cause for panic...

26 Feb 2019

Gen-Z is about to hit the property market - are we prepared?

Every generation has its own idiosyncrasies when it comes to property, and knowing what these are can be an ace in the sleeve for existing owners and investors...

By Tony Clarke 11 Feb 2019

The do's and don'ts of insurance for landlords

Along with paying off a bond on a rental property, property investors are usually also paying a monthly or annual premium for home owner's insurance...

5 Feb 2019

7 common mistakes to avoid when cancelling a lease agreement

This article deals with the seven most common mistakes made in cancelling an occupant's right to reside on the property...

By Anja van Wijk and Chantelle Gladwin-Wood 4 Feb 2019

Sectional title sector predicted to continue dominating CT market

During the past decade, the sectional title sector has become a significant market disrupter with rampant development transforming the Cape Town property landscape...

4 Feb 2019

High-risk tenants spend most on rent

According to the PayProp Rental Index from Q3 2018, nearly two out of every five tenants in South Africa are risky...

30 Jan 2019

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