Tag - buying property

Sectional title market remains stronger than full title

The sectional title segment of the housing market continues to outperform the full title segment, in line with the “smaller is better” theme. But is it about home price affordability, or more about home running cost affordability? John Loos, Household and Property Sector Strategist at FNB Home Loans, takes a look. Comparing major...

Investigate your body corporate

Buying into a sectional title scheme requires more than understanding just your own finances. You’re ready to buy your first home, you’ve saved up the deposit, got financing approval and done your homework on the area where you want to live. The perfect home comes up in a sectional title development and you’re ready to make an offer – but your...

Free financial planning workshops in Cape Town

Financial Planning Week: 25-29 August CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® professionals Craig Torr, Paul Rossouw, Ian Beere and Laverne Slater will be giving four free financial planning workshops in Cape Town on  26, 27 and 28 August, as part of Financial Planning Week in conjunction with the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa. On Tuesday...