25 Jan

What To Expect From A Property Valuation (And Why It's So Crucial)

“Know the worth of your most valuable asset by getting it evaluated by an industry professional. By listing it at a realistic price, you stand a better chance of getting the price you want.” — Mike Greeff, CEO, Greeff Christie’s International...
06 Nov

Tips for Selling Your Home in Summer

Tips for selling your home - Traditionally, Spring heralds the start of the “selling season” in real estate. This means more homes are on the market. Like most sellers, you will be looking for a swift sale for the optimum price.

18 Jun

Technology in real estate

While one of the oldest assets known to man is real estate, the way the real estate industry interacts with its component parts has evolved over the decades. The latest leap in this evolution has become synonymous with the digital age and new...

11 Jun

Top Moving Tips - How to move with less stress

Top Moving Tips - How to move with less stress - Moving can be a stressful time for anyone. When mixed emotions about the start of a new journey meet with the flustering situation of having to box up everything in your home, it can become...

04 Apr

Priding local, performing global - Greeff Christie's International Real Estate

The media has in recent times been abuzz with much positive commentary following market-friendly events such as the election of Cyril Ramaphosa as ANC President and more recently, President of South Africa, the dreaded 'Day Zero' having now been...

05 Mar

The importance of using good photos when selling your home

As cliché as it may sound, a picture really does speak a thousand words. What those thousand words say about your property however, depends on the photographs you use. Using the best photographs possible will let you put your best foot forward...

04 Dec

Five tips to successfully sell your home this festive season

The festive season brings with it a feeling of cheer and goodwill. The kids are wrapping up their school year, the busyness of work slows down and a feeling of relaxation and excitement fills the air.

01 Nov

Water wisdom for owners and investors

With water levels in the Mother City hitting their worst level in a decade, homeowners and potential buyers need to be much more discerning as to how water wise their homes are. As part of The City of Cape Town’s water demand management plan,...

03 Oct

The importance of real estate agents in an online evolving society

“There is no doubt that the prevalence of the internet and the growth of social media has revolutionised the way estate agencies market properties. We are able to advertise a listed property within minutes of acquiring a sole mandate, and we can...

08 Apr

Downsizing for all the right reasons

 While it can be a huge undertaking, downsizing offers many rewards. Reasons for downsizing might be practical; from the need for less responsibility due to advancing age or ill health, to an attempt to save money, live in a smaller space once...