Do You Trust Your Bloemfontein Real Estate Agent?

The Public vs The Estate Agent

Recent polls have shown that real estate agents aren't loved by the public. The statistics show that the least trusted person is a second-hand car salesman. Second on the list (without any surprise) is the estate agent.

The polls show that the public is tired of being lied

Property Transfer Process Explained

The Transfer Process: Explained

Sellers and purchasers of property are often overwhelmed by what the property industry typically refers to as the 'transfer process'. What does it really entail?

The phrase 'transfer process' refers to the set of events that takes place after signature of a sale agreement up to the moment that the purchase
Property Inspections In Bloemfontein

Property Inspections - Is It Worth It?

Lately we've received a lot of enquiries regarding property inspections. It seems like no one really knows what they are and why it's so important. To our shock we've heard that some property owners are scared to perform a property inspection on their own property. So we decided to approach a well-known property inspection firm in Bloemfontein.

Hive living is becoming more popular due to high property prices

Hive Living: How to make it work

The concept of Hive Living means buying a single plot of land or property and building several small homes or flats on it to be used as residence for more than one or two people. This concept is very popular among large families as they will often purchase a home and build a granny flat or two onto the existing property for their eldest child, grandparents or

Property Auctions Bloemfontein

Property Auctions: Investigated

Everyone's heard of the word 'auction' at some point. We know it involves bidding. We've heard stories about how people made huge profits through auction and how buyers pick up bargains but what else does an auction involve? How does it work and who is involved? Keep reading to find out!

Mangaung vs Centlec

Mangaung vs Centlec: Bad To Worse?

(Check the end of this article for the solution of how to get your new Centlec Account Number)

A very small percentage of us are actually content with service delivery from our local municipalities, so far there seem to be 3 levels of services rendered to the public...kind of, sort of and not at all. It has become common knowledge that many municipalities are bankrupt, you turn on your TV at any given time to find some new protest going on about failure to deliver basic services to the public.

How To Deal With Noisy Neighbours

How To Deal With Noisy Neighbors

If you live in a flat, apartment or share a home in close proximity to others you know that sometimes noise can get out of hand, even if your neighbour isn't doing it on purpose. Some people just are what can you do to fight back?

Not much! You can make noise too or you can

Estate Agents In Bloemfontein

The Benefits & Duties Of An Estate Agent

Estate agents, we love them, we hate them, we love to hate them but we can't do without them! This might come to a surprise to some people but you get different types of estate agent. Some specialize in selling and letting of residential properties. Others specialize in selling and letting only commercial, industrial or agricultural type

Renting Or Buying Property In Bloemfontein

Renting Vs Buying - The Age Old Struggle

Everybody wants to own their own property, but we are living in tough economical times and it's getting harder and harder to get on the property ladder. However, it might not be such a bad idea to rent a property whilst saving for your dream home (short term and long term advantages). Whether you are buying or renting a property, each one has it's pros and cons.

Home Security Bloemfontein

Home Security: A Needed Inconvenience

We all know what it takes to keep ourselves and our possessions safe. From insurance to alarm systems, it's never easy to protect what's yours. Many people however don't realise that there are bad guys trying get to your hard earned possessions! Here follow some obvious and widely used methods of protecting your home. And it's quite a list ...

Reflective Pavement Numbering Bloemfontein

Reflective Pavement Numbering

We know how to find an address and with GPS, this task has just gotten easier and easier but what if you find yourself in the dark without today's modern toys and need someone to find your house urgently and easily? We recently got Shawn from Number Zone to assist us with this very important task.