Urban Building Development: 5 Key Trends

With the urban population increasing rapidly, the way cities are planned, designed, and built is changing as well. Accommodating the massive influx of residents in urban areas is imperative, and these five urban development trends are something to watch for. Improving the cities’ walkability scores Gone are the days when urban planning was defined by […]

Expert Advice: Rental Decorating Hacks for Military Families

For many military families, the biggest con of this lifestyle is the temporary living situation. There’s no way to know how long you can stay in one spot, no matter if you’re renting an apartment in town or living in a base house. So how can you get comfortable in your home? Well, one way […]

Pool Construction: 5 Types of Pool Pavers

When talking about pool areas, many people focus mostly on the size of the space while frequently neglecting one very important question: What about the pool deck? Pool decks are the areas that immediately surround the pool. So, naturally, you want to make sure that this area is big enough for all of your poolside […]

How to Get Involved in Real Estate Investing

If you think that real estate investing is the perfect antidote to the monotony of a traditional 9 to 5 job, you are right because this area of business is everything but dull. There are many directions for you to explore and the best thing is that you don’t need a small fortune to get […]

Boundary Fences

With almost every property, boundary fences either exist or are to be erected. There are specific laws with boundary fences, in relation to adjoining owners obligations. Both property owners are generally responsible for contributing to the cost of a fence and normally would agree on the type to be erected, thus sharing the cost. If […]

Winter tips to improving the comfort of your existing home.

Not everyone has the luxury of upgrading old windows or doing a full renovation of their existing home. Winter soon reveals how comfortable your home is…..or not! With increasing energy costs, you soon realise how expensive your winter heating costs are. Here are a few, inexpensive tips to make your home more comfortable in the […]

8 Tips when selling real estate.

More often than not when the decision to sell has been reached, the first thing most people do is get straight onto a real estate agent to have the property listed. What some sellers fail to realise is there are potentially many items that need addressing prior to the ‘FOR SALE’ sign going up. For […]