A new house brings with it a wealth of new responsibilities. One of these is that you need to consider what will happen to you, your family or your house if your circumstances change. No matter how unlikely this may seem, life is full of surprises, and you need to plan for every eventuality.
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In 2013, the property market is expected to show moderate growth, and prospective buyers would do well to have a deposit to bring to the table, says ooba, South Africa's biggest bond originator.
The latest statistics from ooba, South Africa's biggest bond originator, show the average house price reached R894,510 in January 2013, up 5.2% from R850,589 in January 2012. Month on month, the average house price increased 3.4% from R865,164 in December 2012.
According to a recent poll conducted by bond originator ooba, 69% of South African consumers are unaware of their credit profile.
Most South African consumers are unaware of their credit profile, which could put them at risk when applying for home-loan finance.
The number of black home buyers entering the South African residential property market is increasing steadily and already exceeding white applicants, says CEO of ooba, Saul Geffen.
Die swak huisleningsmark beperk tans die prysbewegings in die huismark.