TOP SCHOOLS A DRAWCARD FOR BUYERS IN JOHANNESBURG

TOP SCHOOLS A DRAWCARD FOR BUYERS IN JOHANNESBURG

A range of excellent schools is certainly a significant driver of sales activity in Johannesburg’s northern suburbs It was Malcolm X who said that education is the passport to the future, and for parents who want their children to have the best academic and sporting opportunities available, living close to their school of choice is […]

Pam Golding Properties comments on repo rate

PAM GOLDING PROPERTIES COMMENTS ON REPO RATE

Today’s repo rate reduction of 25bps (to 6.5%), coupled with early indicators of recovery in the South African residential property market augur well for the balance of the year. “Time to buy is certainly now.” – Dr Andrew Golding, CE of the Pam Golding Property group They also underscore the opportunity for home buyers to […]

HOW WILL THE UPCOMING ELECTIONS AFFECT THE PROPERTY MARKET?

HOW WILL THE UPCOMING ELECTIONS AFFECT THE PROPERTY MARKET?

Dr Andrew Golding, Chief Executive of the Pam Golding Property Group comments When it comes to the upcoming election, there is generally agreement among market commentators that a crucial ingredient currently missing in South Africa is confidence – both business confidence as well as consumer confidence. It is hoped that a market-friendly election outcome will […]

MARKET YOUR HOME WITH RELEVANCE AND MEASURABILITY

MARKET YOUR HOME WITH RELEVANCE AND MEASURABILITY

Digital marketing, the new black Business gurus are calling ‘scale-ability’ the new black and this couldn’t be truer in the world of marketing where digital technology is maximising reach to develop powerful and discerning networks with the intent to do business with consumers at scale. Digital marketing is a powerful proposition for homeowners who are serious about […]

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN DIGITAL MARKETING IS USED CORRECTLY

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN DIGITAL MARKETING IS USED CORRECTLY

Did you know that 28 million South Africans are online everyday? Even without the advent of digital technology, marketing and advertising through the decades can make for fascinating case studies – one only needs to think about the television series classic ‘Mad Men’ set in the sixties  – but now, with over 28 million South […]

WOULD YOU CONSIDER CO-BUYING A HOME WITH YOUR FRIENDS?

WOULD YOU CONSIDER CO-BUYING A HOME WITH YOUR FRIENDS?

Mortgage-mates find solutions to growing house prices In prime global capitals across the world, growing numbers of aspirant home buyers are finding themselves excluded from the property market as their salaries fail to keep pace with the rapid growth in house prices. While much has been written about the impact of this phenomenon on millennials […]

ESTATE AGENTS: WHAT ARE YOU PAYING FOR?

ESTATE AGENTS: WHAT ARE YOU PAYING FOR?

We love that question, says Anthony Stroebel, Pam Golding Properties A changing consumer mindset continues to place the issue of value, relative to cost, under pressure –  and real estate transactions are not exempt from this scrutiny. In the modern day debate around commission, property sellers are asking, ‘what am I paying for?’ “We love […]

5 REASONS WHY SHOW DAYS WILL NEVER GO OUT OF FASHION

5 REASONS WHY SHOW DAYS WILL NEVER GO OUT OF FASHION

Selling your house in the current market? Then you need a show day It’s very easy (and quite interesting) to window shop on a property website, but, apparently, say the experts, serious buyers actually attend show days. So when a buyer strolls into your home on Sunday, forget the inconvenience of needing to tidy up […]

3 Good Rules for 1st Time Home Buyers

THREE GOOD RULES FOR 1ST TIME HOME BUYERS

Buy the best priced contemporary property in the right location! Do not pay transfer and bond registration costs! Get excellent financial help! This is good news for first-time home buyers.  Fairly priced, Hereford located in the upmarket suburb of Irene, presents an opportunity to take your first step on the road to be a property […]