Professionals on commercial property (and how to buy the right one)

In 2001, Barbara Corcoran sold her New York-based real estate investment company for approximately USD70 million. Today, she’s gained prominence in the Big Apple and around the world – and has written numerous books on the benefits of investing in real estate from both a business and personal wealth perspective. “There were two things that happened that for me that…

Fun Facts About Cape Town

12 FUN FACTS ABOUT CAPE TOWN YOU DIDN’T KNOW In the past few years, Cape Town was often voted as one of the most beautiful cities in the world to visit. So we are not surprised you and many others are keen to visit this city for a holiday or doing an internship. You probably know about itsbeaches, Table Mountain,…

COSTS INVOLVED FOR TENANT AND LANDLORD FOR RENTING OUT PROPERTIES

Managing property investments optimally requires knowledge of what the costs are relating to each rental property, and a clear understanding of who is responsible – tenant or landlord. No lease agreement is the same and making provision for recovering specific costs should be stipulated in the contract. A written contract that gives clarity on the responsibilities of each party makes…

Check out these fun facts all olive loves should know:

The olive is an evergreen tree – because it does not drop its leaves in winter it has the capacity to work throughout the year to produce the energy-rich goodies that go into making delicious olives and olive oil. Olive tree has leathery, elongated, sharp-pointed leaves. They are dark greyish green on the upper surface and whitish cream on the…

SARS warns banking strike may impact tax refunds

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has warned that the planned banking strike on Friday (27 September) may impact some of its tax systems. In a statement on Monday (23 September), the revenue collector said that the anticipated protest action could impact transactions related to tax payments. It added that the processing of tax refunds may also be impacted on…

YOUR WILL AND YOUR WORLDWIDE ASSETS

Q&A WITH THE STBB WILLS AND ESTATES DEPARTMENT Posted on: September 10th, 2019 by Lindsey Thorpe Is it a problem if I only have one will in respect of my worldwide assets? No, as long as the will meets the legal formalities required by the country in which it was signed it will cover the distribution of your worldwide assets wherever situated. Are…

10 Golden Rules

GROUP7 PROPERTIES 10 GOLDEN RULES: 1. There is a Golden Threat in everything. Find it. Honor it. 2. Find Synergy. 1+1=3. Think…….. 3. Create your own Luck. Focus. ‘Dance with the doll’. 4. Be 1 of the 1% “Do-ers”. Too many planners and talkers. Execute. Effort equals success!! 5. Never compromise Integrity. Life is short and…

Such beauty right on our doorstep….

Beautiful flowers blooming with Spring just around the corner. Taken in Suikerbossie Street, Gordon’s Bay PROTEA FLOWER FUN FACTS Protea plants are a species of flower found on the shores of SA; this proudly South African flower is the national symbol of our fair country as well as the name of our cricket team and because we know just how…