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Property5 days ago

Brain drain threatens property industry

South Africa is faced with a potentially damaging brain involving both newly qualified and experienced professionals across different disciplines. I...

Property2 weeks ago

Thoroughly inspect the property before buying

I recently wrote about the new law making it compulsory for sellers to make a declaration about the condition of...

Property3 weeks ago

No rush back to the office

While there are a few owners who want staff back in the office in order to start having face-to-face meetings,...

Property4 weeks ago

City laws hampering development of new apartments

Recently I was asked to find a place for a couple to stay in Bloemfontein while they were looking for...

Property1 month ago

Compulsory declaration for every property sold now law

With immediate effect every sale will have to have a declaration by the owner of a property on his knowledge...

Property1 month ago

There is still a very strong buying market

We have been in the buyers’ market for over two years now, since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some...

Property2 months ago

Why it does not pay to own an investment house

This is not the first time I am talking about the importance of owning your own property and I am...

Property2 months ago

Why reserve funds are compulsory in sectional title schemes

There are all sorts of sectional title buildings and they vary hugely.

Property2 months ago

Sectional title is communal living . . . you won’t always get your way

When buying into a sectional title scheme it is important to remember that while you are buying ownership of your...

Property2 months ago

Avoid the rent trap

Owning your own home is very important. Even though it may seem not so key to some people for now,...




Local5 days ago

Guptas lose application to have restraint order case postponed

The Free State High Court on Friday dismissed a last-minute application brought by the directors of the Gupta-owned slandsite Investments...

Local3 weeks ago

Ex-MEC faces probe over failed R1-billion Free State housing project

The State Capture Commission wants former Free State MEC for human settlements Mosebenzi Zwane investigated for failing to provide “proper...

Local3 weeks ago

Magashule escapes Zondo rap over asbestos project ‘scam’

Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has not made any recommendations in his latest state capture report for a criminal investigation against...

National3 weeks ago

SCA chops damages award by 1 000 percent

The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) recently reduced the damages amount awarded to an Eastern Cape man detained by the...

National3 weeks ago

Cancer-stricken mom wins battle to keep child in SA

The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) has upheld, with costs, an appeal by a South African woman suffering from cancer...

Local3 weeks ago

‘Death trap’ road partially closed due to poor state

The Free State Department of Police, Roads and Transport says the R30 road between Allanridge and Welkom has been closed...

National3 weeks ago

SCA dismisses ex-cop’s appeal against conviction

The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) has dismissed an appeal brought by former police officer David Papiki Komane against a...

Local4 weeks ago

Mangaung interim management team announced

An interim management team that will take over the running of the Mangaung Metro Municipality has been announced. The team,...

Local4 weeks ago

Dlamini-Zuma to lay out Mangaung administration plan

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma will on Wednesday lead strategic follow-up engagements with the Mangaung Metropolitan...

Local4 weeks ago

Severe weather feared in Free State, North West

The Free State and the North West provinces could be affected by extreme weather conditions similar to those recently experienced...

Local1 month ago

Gayton McKenzie elected mayor, refuses salary and makes bold promises

Patriotic Alliance (PA) president Gayton McKenzie has been elected as the new mayor of the Central Karoo District Municipality in...

Local1 month ago

Ramaphosa interacts with communities as Free State hosts imbizo

Staff Reporter President Cyril Ramaphosa interacted with Free State communities on Saturday as part of the Presidential Imbizo currently underway...

Local1 month ago

Mangaung Metro placed under national administration

Staff Reporter Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality which includes the Free State provincial capital, Bloemfontein, has been placed under national administration following...

Local1 month ago

Dlamini-Zuma disappointed with municipalities returning funds to treasury

Staff Reporter Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has urged political leaders in Free State municipalities to ensure...

National1 month ago

SA ends national state of disaster

Staff Reporter South Africa has ended the national state of disaster put in place over two years ago to try...


Farming6 days ago

Free State contains foot and mouth disease

The Free State Department of Agriculture and Rural Development says it has managed to bring under control the foot and...

Farming9 months ago

Use of advanced technology expected to ease stock theft

Staff Reporter Free State Department of Agriculture and Rural Development MEC William Bulwane believes the use of drones and digital...

Farming12 months ago

Deadly bird flu hits Free State

Staff Reporter The Free State Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has confirmed an outbreak of the Highly Pathogenic Avian...

Farming1 year ago

Bulwane wants Free State floods declared a disaster

Staff Reporter Free State Agriculture and Rural Development MEC William Bulwane says he has asked the Department of Cooperative Governance...

Farming1 year ago

Locust outbreak hits Free State

Staff Reporter The government says measures are being put in place to contain an outbreak of locusts which has reportedly...

Farming2 years ago

Over 8 000 hectares of land earmarked for Free State

Staff Reporter Free State farmers battling for land over the years are expected to benefit when the government releases parcels...

Farming2 years ago

Farmer pleads guilty to stealing electricity

Staff Reporter A Free State farmer has escaped jail after he pleaded guilty to depriving national power utility Eskom of...

Farming2 years ago

Free State targets job creation in agriculture

Staff Reporter The Free State Department of Agriculture and Rural Development says it will use conditional grants to roll out...

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