Is sustainable living the future of Real Estate?

Sustainability is currently a hot topic in the home and construction sector. In light of the progressing climate change and shrinking resources worldwide, it’s one of the most important issues to consider. Sustainable living is the practice…

Home loan Interest Rates 101

By Veruska De Vita   Buying a house is one of the biggest decisions in life and, albeit an exciting one, it is not to be taken lightly especially when it concerns home loans, lending rates and repayments.   Here is a lowdown of everything…
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Top Tech Toys for the Festive Season 2018

The Festive Season is officially upon us and this year tech toys are the talk of the town! Robotic toys continue to be top of the wish list and this year there is something for every age. Below is a list of the hottest tech toys for the Festive…

A Smart Investment: Property in Education Zones

One of the biggest decisions for a parent is deciding which school their children will one day attend. Some start researching their children’s education institutions from birth – or even before. The competition for space in good schools…
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How to determine your ROI on an investment home

Owning properties can provide investors with steady rental income or capital appreciation when the property is sold for a profit. However, it is important to measure the return on investment (ROI) to determine the level of profitability of the…

Capital Gains Tax - The big unknown

At first glance, Capital Gains Tax (CGT) may seem like yet another thing to worry about when completing a tax return, but it needn’t cause confusion. CGT is not a separate tax but forms part of income tax, which is taxed at a lower effective…