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Property News - 21 April 2016

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According to Berry Everitt, group CEO of Chas Everitt International, the millennial generation is becoming an increasingly dominant force in the real estate market. Most buyers in this generation are first-timers right now and may be forced to compromise on a few items for financial reasons - at least until they buy their second or third homes. Read more in What millennial buyers want most

Property investors in South Africa are liable in terms of the Income Tax Act to pay tax on the profits they make from any rental properties, and SARS requires them to keep and submit records of all income and expenditure with regard to those properties in order to accurately calculate the profits. Most rental property owners also don’t realise, that they can deduct certain expenses from their gross rental income to determine the profit and therefore reduce their tax liability. Read more in Tax tips for rental property owners

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What millennial buyers want most

What millennial buyers want most
With the oldest millennials now moving into their 30s, their generation is becoming an increasingly dominant force in the real estate market – and especially so in developing countries like SA where the 16 to 35 age group makes up a large percentage of the total population...
What millennial buyers want most

Stay calm and do the paperwork

Stay calm and do the paperwork
You’ve found the home you want and your offer has been accepted – now all you need to finalise the purchase is an answer on your home loan application...
Stay calm and do the paperwork

Tax tips for rental property owners

Tax tips for rental property owners
Over the past few years, economic uncertainty and stock market volatility has boosted investor interest in residential rental property...
Tax tips for rental property owners

Five immediate benefits to valuing your commercial property

Five immediate benefits to valuing your commercial property
Anyone who has ever bought or sold a property is aware that a valuation is a prerequisite to the completion of the transaction...
Five immediate benefits to valuing your commercial property

Tips for buying a property on auction

Tips for buying a property on auction
Buying a home on auction can be an alternative way of becoming a home owner. However, these properties need thorough inspection and a good understanding of the risks and costs prior to bidding as well as the responsibilities when a bid is accepted...
Tips for buying a property on auction

How to make sound hotel suite investments

How to make sound hotel suite investments
With business tourism in SA growing and the demand for flexible corporate accommodation also increasing, sectional title hotel suites are once again attracting the attention of property investors...
How to make sound hotel suite investments

How to choose the right Conveyancer

How to choose the right Conveyancer
It is the prerogative of the seller to choose the appointed conveyancer for a property transaction. When you sell a property you must consider carefully if you want to entrust this important process of transferring your most valuable asset to an unknown conveyancer...
How to choose the right Conveyancer

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