The jury is out on whether the South African Reserve Bank will this week hold the repo rate steady at 3.5% for the eighth consecutive time or increase it slightly, but homeowners still have ample opportunity to make the most of the favourable lending environment, says Carl Coetzee, CEO of BetterBond. “While we would welcome […]
there are so many things we overlook that could potentially make our homes more livable and cost effective.
All businesses with employees, customers, and suppliers must comply with the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA), which comes into effect on 1 July 2021.
While the primary focus of the 2021 Medium-Term Budget Speech was the government’s plan to narrow the budget deficit and achieve a surplus by 2024/2025 , property sector insiders welcomed the news that the country’s economic growth outlook has improved. “Thankfully Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana has not announced any tax hikes or adjustments in the […]
A low-interest rate coupled with the semigration trend are two of the contributing factors driving the growth in the residential market.
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has again announced that interest rates will remain stable, keeping the repo rate at 3.5% and the prime lending rate at 7%.
The South African Reserve Bank’s (SARB) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) is expected to hold the rate at the 23-25 March meeting, according to a unanimous vote by 25 panellists on Finder’s SARB repo rate forecast report.