Home Buyers Advisory Blog

It is a great time to buy! But - what happens if interest rates go up?

19 Mar 2021 12:11:58 PM / by Aidan-John Rothman in Bond calculators, Affordability, Home Loan, Buying a home

By now I am sure that you have heard - interest rates are at their lowest levels in more that 50 years! That means that buying a home is more affordable than it has been for a long time.

Just look at the comparisons in the table below...

For the 4 years before 2020 the Prime interest rate averaged 10.25% - it is now 7% and the impact on the amount you qualify for is BIG!

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Perfect for first time home buyers - Security Village apartments For Sale

17 Mar 2021 11:52:10 AM / by Daniel Esterhuyse in Renting vs buying, Buying a home

Route 82 Security Village apartments released for Sale, Kibler Park, Joburg South. 

Why not let this be where your home ownership story begins? 

Buy and live at Route 82 now and later you can rent it out. The perfect investment for a first time home buyer!

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Back by popular demand!!

24 Feb 2021 1:13:38 PM / by Daniel Esterhuyse in New developments, Buying a home

Royal Cradle phase 2 launches on the West Rand

Cosmopolitan Projects Johannesburg has launched Phase 2 of it's popular housing development, Royal Cradle in Mindalore,  which is centrally situated adjacent to the well established Roodepoort suburb of Witpoortjie.

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Chessington Security Village - own an affordable home in a security complex

15 Jul 2020 7:39:55 AM / by Daniel Esterhuyse in New developments

Dawn Park, situated in Boksburg on the East Rand, has seen steady growth over the past decade with homes in new developments attracting eager buyers looking for family homes in a secure environment. To meet this demand Renico Construction has launched its latest development - Chessington Security Village. It is a small security complex offering only 37 exclusive units. 

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Demand from home buyers is at an all time high in Protea Glen, Soweto

12 Jun 2020 8:33:35 AM / by Daniel Esterhuyse in Affordability, New developments, Buying a home

New home buyers love Protea Glen. The first release of 463 homes sold out in under 12 months and now Cosmopolitan Projects has released a new extension that, with large stands, is sure to be another hit. 

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