Atterbury has concluded an agreement to sell its 50% undivided share in the leasehold rights and associated letting business for the property on which the new Deloitte African headquarters stands in Waterfall City, Midrand, Gauteng.
Almost every property seller will at some stage hear from estate agents that the "first offer is always the best offer", but is this always the case?
Gerhard van der Linde 1 day ago
Ghana's government has announced a loan scheme to help tenants pay the hefty advance rent (often covering two years) to private landlords. Advance rent is also prevalent in several other African countries.
As an increasing number of South Africans look ahead towards retirement, the two most popular homeownership options are life rights and sectional titles properties. Gus van der Spek, founder and owner of life rights management company Manor Life, looks at the pros and cons of each.
Community housing schemes like sectional title complexes, apartment blocks, residential estates and retirement villages must comply with the Protection of Personal Information (PoPI) Act by 1 July 2021, or they could be liable for a fine of up to R10m or 12 months' imprisonment.
Marina Constas 3 May 2021