Entries by Randles

Parental leave extended

Until now, mothers have been entitled to unpaid leave when welcoming a new child into the world, in the form of 4 consecutive months’ “maternity leave”. Plus they can claim maternity benefits from the UIF if they are contributors. New fathers however have been limited to at most 3 days’ family responsibility leave. That will […]

NEW REGULATIONS FOR LOST TITLE DEED

Without your ORIGINAL title deed, you are unable to sell or mortgage your property. A lost or misplaced title deed will mean that you’ll need to make an application for the certified copy thereof to be issued by the Deeds Office. A certified copy (certified by anyone other than the Deeds Office) will not be […]

THE LIGHT AT THE END OF WHAT HAS BECOME A DARK TUNNEL

Imagine getting this text from a complete stranger: “You look exquisite today, I bet you smell even better” Or maybe this: “You are a waste of space. The world would be so much better without you.” Or maybe even this: “If you do not do as a tell you, your whole family and the whole […]

How to sell your home privately

  Make your home sellable Whether selling property privately or through an agent, a well-maintained, de-cluttered home will stand out from other properties for sale and create a better impression on buyers. Tend to any repairs and maintenance issues like leaky taps, faulty switches and broken windows. Homes that are well presented and well maintained typically sell […]