Asbestos compliance and removal – what property owners need to know

In November last year, asbestos was finally outlawed and building owners were given only 18 months to plan removals from their properties, including homes, residential complexes, schools and all commercial and industrial buildings but almost five months in there is still little awareness of this ruling. “Considering all the COVID-related challenges of the past year, […]

3 Things you need to look out for before you buy a home

For many buyers proximity, price and security have become the biggest factors when choosing a home to buy that they have missed some red flags that should make them think twice before signing on the dotted line. Bad roads, bad rules, and bad vibes In the hopes of finding a home that not only fits […]

How to make an offer on a home

You have found your dream home, and now you want to sign on the dotted line to make it your own. “Remember that an Offer to Purchase (OTP) is legally binding, so only offer what you can afford. Make sure everything else is in order and soon you’ll be holding the keys to your new […]

Home finance explained to first time buyers

The number of first-time buyers entering the property market has increased significantly thanks to the historically low interest rates. When applying for home finance for the first time, buyers should take time to understand all the costs involved before they commit themselves to a set of expenses they cannot truly afford. Expenses “When purchasing any […]