Weekly Newsletter
Friday, 30 December, 2005
Property Search | Estate Agents | List your property

Edition 51 of 2005, Friday, 30 December 2005

Dear Reader,

With Christmas behind us, and only the new years' party to look forward to in 2005 - it's clear that 2006 is upon us.

The matric's have had their results - they too will have to face 2006 - ready or not!

Hurry - the "Win with Nedbank Home Loans" competition is nearing it's closing date - so if you're planning to apply for a hom loan, do so NOW with Nedbank and you could win all kinds of cool prizes!

To all our readers, all the best for the new year - our next newsletter will be in 2006!


The editor



>> Mortgage originators saving homeowners R100m every month

The mortgage origination industry is “saving” South African homeowners about R100 million or more every month and this would increase further as the concept gained even greater popularity among consumers, according to Jan le Roux, chairman of BetterBond’s holding company the PA Group.

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>> Gold price boosts Welkom property market

The gold price is flying along above $500 an ounce - and it's all good for the property market in the Free State mining town of Welkom.

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