Good news if you’re buying a house in South Africa in 2022

Where 2020’s property market was driven by first-time purchasers, 2021 was characterised by a return to market from existing property owners, says Tony Clarke, MD of the Rawson Property Group. “First-time buyers were quick to leap at the chance affordable finance gave them to get onto the property ladder in 2020, but existing homeowners were […]

12 things to consider before buying a home

Buying a home in South Africa is not child’s play and anyone who is considering making such a large investment needs know the basics before signing on the dotted line. Here are 12 tips to help you make the right decision. 1. Buy in the right area Figure out where you want to live before you […]

Why Real Estate Training is Important

As in all professional careers, attending trainings and learning about the latest market trends are crucial to professional success. Real estate trainings help you stay current with the latest industry standards and regulations, as well as help you competitively market yourself as an ‘in-the-know’ agent. By attending seminars, webinars or trainings on a regular basis, training will help you: […]

How to Choose a Real Estate Agent When You’re Ready to Buy

Choosing the right real estate agent is one of the most important decisions that you will make when you’re ready to buy a home. A good agent can help you navigate the buying process with minimal stress, whereas a not-so-good agent might make the process harder on you (and your wallet) than it needs to be. […]