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5 steps to earning income by renting out extra space

Rent out unused rooms, granny flats or separate entrances and create an additional income stream for yourself. Check out our simple guide on how to get started.

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September 10th, 2020 by Tamira Gunzburg
Covid-19
Landlords
Property

How to future-proof your investment property during and post Covid-19

Reading Time: 5 Minutes • Written by Tamira Gunzburg, Chief Marketing Officer   As an investor in property, you already know that it pays to hold for as long as possible, as your mortgage pays itself off through wise tenant selection. Indeed, property has consistently been a far more resilient asset class than many others, […]

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September 9th, 2020 by Tamira Gunzburg
Landlords
Property

5 steps to pricing your investment property rental right

Pricing your property rental correctly is key to attracting the right tenants. Amid a pandemic and a struggling economy, we show you how to keep your competitive edge and protect your rental income.

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September 9th, 2020 by Tamira Gunzburg
Landlords
Musings
News
Tenants

New pricing updates

In case you missed it, we launched our new digital renting interface today! So what’s new? Your online dashboard got a brand new look Already a pioneer in using tech to speed up applications and assess the best rental price, we’ve now focused on taking on board your feedback as a community to further enhance […]

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September 9th, 2020 by HouseME Writer
DIY & Lifestyle
Landlords
Property

Create a good first impression for your rental property

HouseME will help you to make prospective tenants fall in love with your property and show you how to create a good first impression

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July 6th, 2020 by HouseME Writer
Covid-19
Landlords
News
Tenants

How to get a permit to move residence across provinces during lockdown level 3

Need to move house? No problem! South African’s can now get a permit to move during the level 3 restrictions. More info and permit download here.

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June 1st, 2020 by Tamira Gunzburg
Covid-19
Landlords
News
Tenants

Updated regulations on residential moves during lockdown

Need to move house after 7 June? No problem! South African’s can now get a permit to move during the lockdown beyond June 7. Download permits here.

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May 14th, 2020 by HouseME Writer
Covid-19
Landlords
Musings
Property

COVID-19 and Proptech 2.0

Ben Shaw, CEO and co-founder of HouseME talks about how COVID-19 gives rise to new opportunities in the Proptech companies. Read more about paradigm shifts you should expect.

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April 20th, 2020 by HouseME Writer
Covid-19
Landlords
Musings
Tenants

10 steps to finding a great tenant in spite of the Covid-19 lockdown

With the entire world practising social distancing, finding a tenant to lease your property can prove to be challenging. Have a look at our guide on how to tackle this issue without putting yourself at risk.

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April 17th, 2020 by Tamira Gunzburg
Covid-19
Landlords
Property
Tenants

Video viewings: How to make the most of digital property viewings

Written by Lorne Hallendorff, COO and Johann Minnaar, Network manager at HouseME, Smart Property Rental for Landlords and Tenants. Reading Time: 5 Minutes It’s safe to say that the first-ever photograph (View from the Window at Le Gras) is absolutely rubbish. It took Joseph Niépce several days of exposure in a camera to produce a truly awful […]

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March 20th, 2020 by HouseME Writer