body corporate rights

Rights & Responsibilities of The Body Corporate in Sectional Schemes

The body corporate has various rights and responsibilities. Its main task is to manage and administer the land and buildings in the sectional title scheme.

Taxes and property

Taxes and Property | Tax Implications to be Aware of When Investing in Property

Taxes and property go hand in hand. There are very real benefits to be had if you understand the property tax system & how best to manage your investment.

life rights

Life Rights vs Sectional Title: Which Is Best For You?

While the interest in homeownership via both life rights and sectional titles properties has always been strong, it has only grown in recent years.

South Coast Market

South Coast of KZN Becomes a Semigration Hotspot

The South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal, always a popular holiday destination for South Africans, has in the past year also attracted a lot more attention from those seeking to semigrate from SA’s big metros to smaller country and coastal towns.


low interest rate & semigration trend

Low-Interest Rate & Semigration Trend Drive Growth in Residential Property Sales

A low-interest rate coupled with the semigration trend are two of the contributing factors driving the growth in the residential market. 

Repo Rate Unchanged: expected outcome or missed opportunity?

Repo Rate Unchanged: Expected Outcome or Missed Opportunity?

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%.

SARB to hold the repo rate

Economists Unanimously Forecast the SARB will Hold the Repo Rate

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.

a win for estate agents against EAAB

A Win for Estate Agents Against EAAB

The failure of the Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB) to issue Fidelity Fund Certificates (FFCs) to the applicant estate agents has been found without merit.


SA’s Biggest Provider of Real Estate Management Solutions | MRI Software

From a small local software company to SA’s biggest provider of real estate management solutions, MRI’s global reach and innovative approach is supporting the region’s property management and real estate businesses to evolve and embrace digital technologies.        

starting a business

‘Technoking’ of Tesla | Elon Musk

In addition to the billions that he has made in the tech industry, creating space cars and diversifying the world through Artificial Intelligence, Musk is constantly improving his real estate investment portfolio too. 


IWG explores the aspects of franchising that makes it a popular choice amongst African Investors in times of uncertainty. 

Crossways Farm Village | Dr Chris Mulder

“It all boils down to how society can meet basic human needs and nurture economic growth without undermining the natural resource base and the environmental integrity” – Dr Chris Mulder