Edition 20 of 2004, Friday 28 May 2004
Speaking in his State of the Nation speech at Parliament, President Thabo Mbeki informed South Africans that the first regional electricity distributors will be ready to operate by June 2005 and the whole process of the establishment of these structures will be completed by January 2007. Indeed a highlight for millions.
Low interest rates, the emergence of a rapidly growing black middle class, and the longest period of uninterrupted economic growth in half a century, have contributed to the current housing boom in South Africa, says ResearchWorldwide.com. Read more in Real Estate in South Africa.
The name Kimberley is synonymous worldwide with diamonds leaving a picture in the mind of boisterous diggers swigging draughts and singing along with scantily clad womenfolk. Kimberley, the place well known for the biggest manmade hole in the world, the place where the famous Star of Africa was found but who cared about the name, the diggers did not care two hoots at the time. Today you can read all about the name Kimberley in Focus on Kimberley, Northern Cape, South Africa.
Garage sales can be a quick and easy way to clean out your unwanted items and make some extra spending cash. In have fun we give you tips on how to "host" that perfect garage sale.
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South African house prices increased by 22.7% year on year to claim the number one spot in the Worldwide House Prices Index Compiled by ResearchWorldwide.com an article by Anthony van der Riet, Managing Director, Realty Executives South Africa
Low interest rates the emergence of a rapidly growing black middle
class, and the longest period of uninterrupted economic growth in half
a century, have contributed to the current housing boom in South Africa,
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The increasing trend towards off-plan home sales - with its obvious advantages for the developer and sometimes a price benefit for the homebuyer - has reduced opportunities to buy a readymade new home.
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Tips for garage sale success
Garage sales can be a quick and easy way to clean out your unwanted items and make some extra spending cash. What constitutes a "successful sale"? One where you sell as many things as possible! There are several factors that can help you increase your traffic and sell more items....
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