The ultimate guide to buying your first home

From buying your first home to adjusting to home ownership, we’ve got you covered with everything you need to know! Preparing to buy Home loans – what you need to know How to find your dream home Adjusting to owning a home Preparing to buy 1. Do a lifestyle audit Before you buy a home […]

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 […]

Apartments in Cape Town’s Waterfront and Mouille Point areas offer huge value when compared globally

By international standards, Cape Town’s vibrant V&A Waterfront, with its spectacular natural beauty and world-class amenities such as restaurants and leisure activities, together with nearby areas such as Mouille Point, offer accessibly priced residential property close to the water’s edge which represents exceptional value for money, says Mariël Burger, Pam Golding Properties area specialist for […]

How do you spot an up-and-coming neighbourhood?

 Whether you are a seasoned property investor or just starting out, being able to spot an up-and-coming neighbourhood is a sure way to maximise your return on investment. As they say – location, location, location – here is how to spot the right neighbourhood for your investment. We would advise that before you do anything, […]

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 […]

10 smart tips for new homeowners

After all those months of house-hunting you’re finally a property owner and excitement is likely to be running high at the prospect of moving into your very own home. But, before you get swept away by it all, it’s important to remember that it’s probably also your largest financial investment and in order to safeguard […]