MPC BUYS CONSUMERS MORE TIME

20 September 2018
South Africans avoid any further tightening of their purse strings this afternoon following the announcement by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of 2018 that interest rates would remain unchanged....
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HOW TO SURVIVE THE SCHOOL HOLIDAYS

11 September 2018
The third term break is upon us and, whether you’ve planned for it or not, your children are going to be at home for the next week. Why not take a few days leave and enjoy a mini staycation with...
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WOMEN IN REAL ESTATE

10 September 2018
One need only Google the CEO’s of the top forty listed companies on the JSE to discover the disparity that continues to exist between men and women in business. With the name of only one female...
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THE RISE OF THE INDEPENDENT WOMAN

10 September 2018
According to Lightstone data, single women who owned property in 2017 far outnumbered their single male property-owning counterparts. In fact, this group even managed to trump the number of married co...
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HOW TO BECOME A TOP GLOBAL EARNER

10 September 2018
Want to know the secret to success? Don’t we all. Sadly, there is no single recipe for reaching that point in life where you can kick back and say: I’ve made it. What we can do, however, i...
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UNPACKING THE CONTAINER HOME TREND

23 August 2018
The container home is a trend developed as an affordable housing option that originated in Australia. However, rather than being regularly implemented in low-income areas in SA, the trend seems to hav...
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KNOWING WHICH REAL ESTATE AGENTS TO AVOID

23 August 2018
Choosing the wrong real estate professional is like wearing an incredibly expensive pair of uncomfortable shoes. Unless you swap them out for a better fit, you’re going to have blisters to deal...
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HOW TO HELP PETS ADJUST TO A NEW HOME

22 August 2018
  Picture how anxious you might feel if, without warning or explanation, you were taken to an unknown destination where you discovered all of your belongings unpacked into this unfamiliar spac...
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GARAGE RENOVATION MISTAKES TO AVOID

22 August 2018
Garages, particularly in sectional units, are a great value-add – more so if the owner has renovated it into a space that holds additional value apart from keeping a car cosy at night. A neatly...
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DIPLOMATIC GUIDE TO NEIGHBOUR DISPUTES

22 August 2018
You’re immersed in a dream in which you are about to be handed a cheque for R100 million. As the tips of your fingers are about to connect with the fantasy cheque, the shrill sound of a power to...
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