AA - Feb 2021

Can real estate contribute towards rebuilding South Africa’s crippled economy? – 16 February 2021

Despite President Ramaphosa’s optimistic analogies of fynbos re-emerging after fire, 2021’s State of the Nation Address made it clear that South Africa has a long, and largely undefined, road to recovery ahead. While defeating the coronavirus pandemic and state corruption featured highly, economic recovery took centre stage. The good news is this is one area in which help may be at hand from an often overlooked economic contributor: property…

COASTAL HOUSE PRICE INFLATION CONTINUES TO OUTPERFORM – 19 February 2021

The appeal of KwaZulu-Natal’s North Coast is increasing exponentially and home buyers – including those from Gauteng – are looking to make this scenic region their home, edging further northwards, particularly with new schools and commercial developments in the pipeline for these areas…

Expatriates and South African tax laws – 4 February 2021

Many hundreds, if not thousands of South Africans depart annually in search of greener fields abroad. Most of these expats retain their South African citizenship and live undisturbed with a work VISA issued by the foreign country…

RENOVATIONS AND ALTERNATIONS TO YOUR HOME – 16 February 2021

What is required after your building plans were approved?
Once your local municipality has approved the building plans and you have completed the renovation, alteration, addition or extension to your home in accordance with such plans in the required timeframe…