AA - June 2021

Should bond equity be used for debt? – 3 June 2021

Focusing on paying off debt with the highest interest rate is a very good financial strategy. For this reason, many choose to use the equity in their home loan to pay off other debts with higher interest charges…

When Bond Clauses Sink Sales – June 2021

A very common suspensive clause in property sale agreements, where the buyer cannot pay the purchase price in cash, is the “bond clause” making the sale subject to the buyer obtaining a “bond approval” from a financial institution (usually a bank)…

Will the door stay open for estate agents in adjusted Level 4? – 28 June 2021

Estate agencies will probably close head offices and allow staff to work from home in the wake of the new adjusted Level 4 announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa tonight.

In Level 4 last year estate agents were unable to work or show property and it is still uncertain if this will be the case in an adjusted Level 4…