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Jan 262018



Tags: repairs  maintenance  tenant  landlord  lease agreement 

Is the Tenant Responsible for Repairs?
Who is responsible for repairs to a rented home - tenant or landlord?

If you have been renting your home as a tenant for some time, you most probably have already had to deal with issues, such as repairs and maintenance to your home. The regular, ongoing maintenance of a property is natural and is to be expected, but very often confusion results betwe...

Aug 182017



Tags: landlords  tenants  rental agreement  renting  lease agreement 

Landlords Know Your Rights
Landlords and tenants should both be aware of their rights and responsibilities

Many tenants of rented properties are not fully aware of their landlords legal rights. It is therefore not only critical for tenants to be acquainted with their own rights, but also with the landlords rights, so as to avoid disputes and especially in cases where no formal, written contract may exist. ...

Jul 072017



Tags: home mortgage  mortgage bond  home loan  buying a home  buying house 

A Buyer's Guide to Home Ownership
A Title Deed is the official document that proves you are the legal owner of a property or land.

Many first-time home buyers do not fully understand the process of finding their dream home. From the outset, it may appear that it will take forever! Even once you have found the perfect home, you still need to ensure that you qualify for a mortgage bond that will cover the total re-payments, interest and all the addi...