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Unexpected costs when buying a property: Essential expenses to budget for

Posted: 2021-07-26 11:59:47

Unrest in SA | Advice for sellers and buyers due to move to affected hot spots

Posted: 2021-07-15 08:31:59

Choose a bond instead of a car loan (and build your home equity)

Posted: 2021-07-06 10:24:03

The main reason why home insurance claims are rejected, and how to avoid it happening to you

Posted: 2021-06-30 11:18:29

How to save money on your home insurance

Posted: 2021-06-21 12:39:32

Is winter really a bad time to try and sell your home?

Posted: 2021-06-08 09:35:42

Patio décor | 6 ways to winter-proof your outdoor entertainment area

Posted: 2021-06-01 10:04:47

Why body corporate trustees should scrutinise their valuer

Posted: 2021-05-24 09:55:19

Property marketing trends | How social media is shaping the real estate industry

Posted: 2021-05-17 09:47:35

What South Africans wanting dual citizenship need to know

Posted: 2021-05-10 14:27:27

Why it's important to get your geyser checked before winter

Posted: 2021-05-03 15:56:51

Data as currency: how to use and monetise data

Posted: 2021-04-29 14:46:20

Porcelain vs Ceramic | Which is better when tiling your garage?

Posted: 2021-04-19 14:46:05

Now is the ideal time to make the switch from tenant to homeowner

Posted: 2021-04-12 14:01:33

Buying a house? How to make sure your OTP is successful

Posted: 2021-03-29 11:43:35

4 tips to declutter and organise your kitchen

Posted: 2021-03-24 11:06:18

How to overcome First-time buyer jitters | Money has never been this cheap to borrow!

Posted: 2021-03-15 12:28:45

How to save electricity (and money) as 16% Eskom price hike kicks in

Posted: 2021-03-09 10:01:18

Renovating tips - Bathroom sink designs you should consider for your home

Posted: 2021-03-03 12:08:14

Common property maintenance | Is your body corporate protecting your investment?

Posted: 2021-02-22 12:33:23

Crucial questions sellers must ask their potential realtors

Posted: 2021-02-16 10:31:49

Lockdown and rental rebates | Tax return tips for landlords

Posted: 2021-02-08 11:40:33

Tips for effective house-hunting | Home finance explained for first-time buyers

Posted: 2021-02-01 12:29:40

How to protect your retirement savings in 2021

Posted: 2021-01-26 10:19:27

How to save costs when building your own new home

Posted: 2021-01-19 09:00:49

5 easy property goals your future self will thank you for

Posted: 2021-01-11 15:13:50

How to negotiate your rental (and avoid eviction)

Posted: 2021-01-08 10:27:51

9 clever security tips for a stress-free holiday season

Posted: 2020-12-15 09:41:46

How to calculate your sectional title levies

Posted: 2020-12-07 13:54:31

'Discount purchase price gap narrows' | Buyers by the means urged to make their move

Posted: 2020-11-30 11:38:51

Electronic signatures when buying property | Are they really legal?

Posted: 2020-11-27 09:20:55

What's the 'golden' credit score number for bond approval?

Posted: 2020-11-17 10:39:45

Get Summer Ready | 7 reasons why a pool is a great investment right now

Posted: 2020-11-09 11:37:27

How much is your property worth? 5 valuation types to know and understand

Posted: 2020-10-26 11:20:45

Buying a home? 5 questions you must ask an estate agent when viewing a property

Posted: 2020-10-26 09:54:41

First-time buyers guide | Everything you need to know before house hunting

Posted: 2020-10-12 12:37:45

How to purchase a property via a trust

Posted: 2020-10-06 08:38:52

Trying to sell property privately? Beware of these 8 specific pitfalls

Posted: 2020-09-29 12:55:39

Here's how to buy a property without a home loan

Posted: 2020-09-21 11:11:25

The pros and cons of installing an inverter

Posted: 2020-09-14 12:15:05

Building vs Home contents | Know exactly what your insurance covers

Posted: 2020-09-08 12:28:40

5 ways to make outstanding levy collection easier

Posted: 2020-09-01 11:08:43

Post-pandemic property trends | 'Can we adapt? That will be our challenge'

Posted: 2020-08-24 11:56:52

3 things making your electric fencing ineffective

Posted: 2020-08-17 12:25:56

Painting Tips | How to transform your home with colour

Posted: 2020-08-11 15:41:31

Speed up your property transfer in a 'third of the time' with this checklist

Posted: 2020-08-03 11:50:11

7 Hidden costs to budget for when selling your property

Posted: 2020-07-27 11:24:32

Under financial pressure? Consider these bond relief measures

Posted: 2020-07-20 11:52:35

The conduct rules causing the most headaches in Sectional Title Schemes

Posted: 2020-07-13 11:42:18

Struggling with arrears? Here's how to manage your rentals to reduce debt

Posted: 2020-07-06 11:49:25

'Approval of bonds for first-time buyers at its highest for three years'

Posted: 2020-06-17 11:04:39

Thinking of selling your home? Now is the time to make first impressions count

Posted: 2020-06-10 13:48:07

Can a partner join an existing home loan as an equal shareholder?

Posted: 2020-06-08 11:26:54

Lockdown regulations irrational and invalid - High Court ruling

Posted: 2020-06-03 13:40:10

Are show houses allowed during Level 3? Advice for agents and sellers

Posted: 2020-06-01 11:41:41

ST and Estate residents concerned about Covid-19 risk as new tenants or owners move in

Posted: 2020-05-27 11:50:39

Winter home maintenance tips – and why it is important to have insurance

Posted: 2020-05-25 12:07:52

Another rate cut expected this week | How to manage home finance during Covid-19

Posted: 2020-05-20 14:15:47

How to sell your home in an 'overstocked market' hit by Covid-19 restrictions

Posted: 2020-05-18 11:54:51

Estate agents can now apply for an essential services permit to perform inspections

Posted: 2020-05-11 12:55:49

Covid-19 Alert Levels | Why are garden services being prioritised over residential property sales?

Posted: 2020-05-08 14:07:59

Alert Level 4 Rules | How it affects Estate Agents and the Real Estate industry

Posted: 2020-05-08 14:04:45

Remote working pitfalls and what to do about it

Posted: 2020-03-23 13:46:14

How to keep your family happily busy during home quarantine

Posted: 2020-03-19 11:09:16

Buying a new home? 8 key steps in the property transfer registration process

Posted: 2020-03-10 13:08:27

Your complete guide to surviving load shedding

Posted: 2020-03-02 15:16:30

This is how to boost your chances of getting a joint home loan

Posted: 2020-02-25 10:31:06

How to keep a good credit score - and ace your home loan application

Posted: 2020-02-17 13:12:01

Get the best home loan interest rate: Fixed or variable?

Posted: 2020-02-10 10:08:06

Load shedding and your home security system: 5 must-dos

Posted: 2020-02-04 10:42:08

Who is responsible for home maintenance, tenant or landlord?

Posted: 2020-01-27 09:52:24

Top 10 tips for building your dream home

Posted: 2020-01-21 11:08:59

Should you add on or sell up and move to a bigger property?

Posted: 2020-01-13 13:35:51

4 tips to help you become a successful property investor in 2020

Posted: 2020-01-07 12:28:26

Use the rest of your ‘staycation’ to score a dream home

Posted: 2020-01-07 12:25:56

Going on holiday? Here are 3 essential preparations

Posted: 2019-12-18 10:25:51

First-time home buyers get ‘more bang for their buck’ with lower deposits

Posted: 2019-12-09 12:32:02

What you should know before buying a holiday home

Posted: 2019-12-02 10:17:09

How to be a responsible pet owner when you’re renting

Posted: 2019-11-25 12:04:42

What you really should know before buying sectional title property

Posted: 2019-11-18 14:46:19

Is buying property on auction a good idea?

Posted: 2019-11-13 11:26:35

The psychology of pricing: 6 myths preventing your property sale

Posted: 2019-11-06 10:29:10

Renegotiate your home loan interest rate to save thousands

Posted: 2019-10-28 10:22:01

Building or renovating? Insurance must-knows

Posted: 2019-10-21 09:00:47

Be honest about your home’s defects when selling

Posted: 2019-10-15 10:10:00

Can landlords pass cost increases on to their tenants?

Posted: 2019-10-07 14:18:15

How often should you update your home?

Posted: 2019-09-30 11:44:00

Buying retirement property: life rights explained

Posted: 2019-09-23 11:52:37

Buying property off-plan? Vital questions to ask the developer

Posted: 2019-09-17 09:40:03

3 common questions millennials ask about buying property

Posted: 2019-09-12 15:22:44

More homeowners paying off home loan in just over 10 years

Posted: 2019-09-02 15:29:04

6 budget-friendly DIY renovations that add value to your home

Posted: 2019-08-26 10:31:44

Selling your home? 5 smart ways to ‘wow’ buyers on show day

Posted: 2019-08-19 13:40:49

Here’s how much a deposit can save you on your home loan

Posted: 2019-08-12 11:20:00

6 questions frequently asked by tenants

Posted: 2019-08-05 13:18:57

Smart renovations that will up your investment property’s value

Posted: 2019-07-29 14:12:50

How much will the 0.25% rate cut save you on your home loan?

Posted: 2019-07-22 15:05:51

Why now is a great time to invest in property in SA, and tips

Posted: 2019-07-15 11:03:03

How to add value to your home and car - and sell for the best price

Posted: 2019-07-08 15:51:23

An expert breaks down electricity costs and how to save money

Posted: 2019-07-01 09:48:36

New to the neighbourhood? 5 tips to 'feel like a local' in no time

Posted: 2019-06-24 15:14:48

Homeowners, now is the time to reduce your debt

Posted: 2019-06-10 12:33:13

Struggling to sell your home? There are alternative solutions

Posted: 2019-06-03 11:25:19

Tips for buying auction property online

Posted: 2019-05-28 12:56:21

Is winter really a bad time to try and sell your home?

Posted: 2019-05-21 12:29:13

Why you should invest in property sooner rather than later

Posted: 2019-05-13 11:04:37

Cost-effective ways to improve your driveway gate’s security

Posted: 2019-05-06 12:03:53

5 things you need to know about prepaid water

Posted: 2019-04-29 15:38:52

11 smart ways to save electricity (and money) in the winter months

Posted: 2019-04-24 09:48:01

Rental income and tax - how does it work?

Posted: 2019-04-08 13:00:58

10 tips to save thousands of rands when buying property

Posted: 2019-04-01 12:36:14

Weekend DIY: Clean and declutter like a pro in 5 easy steps

Posted: 2019-03-25 11:09:19

Your guide to becoming a successful property mogul

Posted: 2019-03-11 11:01:34

Fool-proof ways to increase your property’s value

Posted: 2019-03-04 11:48:15

11 tips to protect your home and valuables on show day

Posted: 2019-02-25 14:16:44

4 essential steps to follow when buying your first home

Posted: 2019-02-18 13:06:02

Should you renovate your property before you sell?

Posted: 2019-02-11 11:20:59

You can build 'real wealth' through property, start now

Posted: 2019-02-04 11:43:19

Top must-knows for buying and renting property in 2019

Posted: 2019-01-28 12:11:08

What you can’t do in or with your complex’s common property

Posted: 2019-01-21 10:48:17

8 steps to protect your home against load shedding

Posted: 2019-01-14 14:49:32

New year wealth plans: Why you should buy property as soon as you can

Posted: 2019-01-10 10:50:28

The ‘best dishwasher’ buyer’s guide: 9 tips

Posted: 2019-01-07 09:35:06

Prepare your home for pet-phobic visitors with these 3 tips

Posted: 2018-12-17 13:42:46

Should you invest in ‘new’ or ‘second-hand’ property?

Posted: 2018-12-10 13:45:40

6 things to do when you move into your new home

Posted: 2018-11-27 13:08:37

Get home loan pre-approval before starting your house hunt

Posted: 2018-11-21 07:56:18

Buying property in a trust might not be a good idea anymore

Posted: 2018-11-12 11:49:25

When can I move into my new home?

Posted: 2018-11-05 10:06:44

Home safety tips for seniors

Posted: 2018-10-23 13:46:00

What does SA’s technical recession really mean for buyers and sellers?

Posted: 2018-10-15 11:21:06

What can we expect for SA’s property market in 2019?

Posted: 2018-10-08 12:02:37

Selling your property? 5 features buyers will spend money on

Posted: 2018-10-01 11:53:36

A quick offer doesn’t mean your home was underpriced

Posted: 2018-09-26 11:51:33

Ways to up your home’s security without breaking the bank

Posted: 2018-09-17 13:13:00

What's the actual value of your property?

Posted: 2018-09-10 11:25:41

Buying your first property: Finance tips for young adults

Posted: 2018-09-03 13:28:57

Landlord vs tenant responsibilities explained

Posted: 2018-08-27 11:11:54

How rising fuel costs are affecting property prices and trends

Posted: 2018-08-20 12:44:20

Are you paying too much for home insurance?

Posted: 2018-08-13 14:12:57

Is your Airbnb property insurance compliant?

Posted: 2018-08-06 14:39:52

How to help your pets adjust to a new home

Posted: 2018-07-30 11:05:23

Land reform and expropriation: What it actually means for SA

Posted: 2018-07-23 10:03:43

Must-knows for buying property in a sectional title scheme

Posted: 2018-07-16 13:04:07

Build a property portfolio: How to choose the right investments

Posted: 2018-07-09 13:28:21

Building or renovating? Your contractor’s insurance is crucial

Posted: 2018-07-02 12:10:58


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Posted: 2018-06-06 11:41:50

Read these 5 tips when choosing an agent to let your property

Posted: 2018-06-04 16:22:52

Top 4 considerations before Airbnb-ing your property

Posted: 2018-05-28 15:00:53

Capetonians: Don’t be caught unprepared by winter rains

Posted: 2018-05-14 11:26:36


Posted: 2018-05-09 15:07:10

A step-by-step guide for first-time renters

Posted: 2018-04-30 15:27:40

Commercial property a safer investment option than shares

Posted: 2018-04-23 11:04:09

10 tips for finding and buying your first home

Posted: 2018-04-16 12:23:31

Create a healthy home and ‘beat the bugs’ this winter

Posted: 2018-04-09 16:47:28

SA house price growth off to a 'surprisingly' weak start in 2018

Posted: 2018-04-05 11:49:21

How the VAT increase affects property sales

Posted: 2018-03-26 17:13:32

Why sell your home on a sole mandate?

Posted: 2018-03-19 14:40:35

Inexpensive ways to upgrade your bathroom

Posted: 2018-03-12 13:44:56

It’s coming up sunny for South Africa’s property market

Posted: 2018-03-05 14:35:38

DIY home inspections: What buyers should look out for

Posted: 2018-02-19 16:42:40

What does 2018 hold for SA’s property market?

Posted: 2018-02-05 14:27:50

5 global workplace trends your company should adopt by 2020

Posted: 2018-01-29 12:08:35

Cape Town launches water map to track household usage

Posted: 2018-01-22 10:09:40

Top tips for long distance home searches

Posted: 2018-01-15 11:10:23

What you can expect from SA's property market in 2018

Posted: 2018-01-08 14:15:27

7 tips to protect your home while you’re on holiday

Posted: 2017-12-21 21:54:15

Home owner responsibilities

Posted: 2017-12-14 09:26:33

Top 5 tips for investing in a holiday home

Posted: 2017-11-20 15:06:29

9 maintenance musts for homeowners

Posted: 2017-11-13 13:52:23

5 mistakes to avoid when selling your home

Posted: 2017-11-06 13:43:00

8 creative ways to save for a home deposit

Posted: 2017-10-30 15:36:56

4 home-buying obstacles and how to overcome them

Posted: 2017-10-23 10:24:29

5 ways to minimise disruptions during home renovations

Posted: 2017-10-18 12:58:37

Should you sell your home or rent it out?

Posted: 2017-10-02 13:24:31

When is the right time to put in an offer on a home?

Posted: 2017-09-27 08:49:21

Get a home loan prequalification before buying

Posted: 2017-09-18 15:03:37

3 benefits of rent-to-own furniture and appliances

Posted: 2017-09-11 14:00:50

How much should you spend on rent a month?

Posted: 2017-09-06 10:19:54

How to manage water billing in sectional title schemes

Posted: 2017-08-28 15:07:47

Why you need to know your sectional title scheme's rules

Posted: 2017-08-21 15:06:39

9 ways to have a happy moving experience

Posted: 2017-08-14 09:16:42

Check the rules before buying in a security estate

Posted: 2017-08-07 12:13:36

Top 5 mistakes to avoid when moving house

Posted: 2017-07-31 13:56:09

In case of emergency, keep a legacy file on your property

Posted: 2017-07-24 16:47:51

Ins and outs of renovating your sectional title property

Posted: 2017-07-17 10:18:16

Are your renovations influencing your property's value?

Posted: 2017-07-10 15:43:12

What you need to know before buying repossessed property

Posted: 2017-07-05 09:20:18

Why you should help your children buy a home

Posted: 2017-06-26 15:16:31

The ins and outs of a commercial property lease deposit

Posted: 2017-06-19 11:39:00

6 ways to slash your electricity bill this winter

Posted: 2017-06-07 09:19:49

Tips for decluttering your garage

Posted: 2017-05-29 10:45:55

Selling your home? Don't forget to budget for advance municipal rates

Posted: 2017-05-24 09:06:10

Notarial bonds and credit security explained

Posted: 2017-05-17 10:20:37

Bank evaluations vs home inspections - get the facts

Posted: 2017-05-08 12:23:01

Must-knows for getting and using a building loan

Posted: 2017-05-05 13:41:18

Tax tips and must-knows for SA landlords

Posted: 2017-04-24 17:02:40

Buying property? 5 ‘red flags’ to look out for.

Posted: 2017-04-19 16:56:27

FPS coming to Eersteriver !

Posted: 2017-04-13 15:57:16

Inherited property can cost you, here's what to do

Posted: 2017-04-10 11:23:42

5 top tips for moving with your pet

Posted: 2017-04-03 15:02:40

Renting vs buying, which will cost you more?

Posted: 2017-03-27 12:14:09

4 hidden costs when selling your home

Posted: 2017-03-22 12:06:20

Buying property with a family member, partner or friend

Posted: 2017-03-13 09:57:04

How your property’s value affects your rates and taxes

Posted: 2017-03-06 12:08:00

Pros and cons of buying a property through a trust revealed

Posted: 2017-02-27 14:57:56

Achieve your homeownership goals in 2017 with these tips

Posted: 2017-02-22 09:54:53

Buying property? Here’s how to deal with defects

Posted: 2017-02-13 12:13:27

Property matters: The ins and outs of a usufruct

Posted: 2017-02-06 10:38:48

Why you should buy a 'home you love’

Posted: 2017-01-18 09:20:23

Before applying for a home loan: 6 questions to ask yourself

Posted: 2017-01-09 11:51:14

Pre-holiday checklist: things to do before you leave

Posted: 2016-12-22 11:50:23

New regulations set to shake up sectional title ownership

Posted: 2016-12-12 15:50:29

Up your rental without the stress: 4 easy tips

Posted: 2016-12-07 11:33:40

The pros of renting property to students

Posted: 2016-11-30 13:53:48

Is your home properly insured for the holiday season?

Posted: 2016-11-25 08:55:47

Excessive water usage will cost you - get the facts

Posted: 2016-11-16 09:16:17


Posted: 2016-11-11 10:04:21

Selling? How to make your home stand out this summer.

Posted: 2016-11-08 14:41:31

New standards for South African property valuation

Posted: 2016-11-02 10:41:31

Do you know what your property is really worth?

Posted: 2016-10-26 13:19:58

Here’s what to do 8 weeks before you move house

Posted: 2016-10-19 10:50:10

12 costs to budget for when buying a home

Posted: 2016-10-12 14:34:30

New sectional title legislation: 9 changes to know about

Posted: 2016-10-05 09:26:52

How will a ratings downgrade impact South African investors?

Posted: 2016-09-26 12:53:04

How to avoid misunderstandings about property in wills

Posted: 2016-09-14 17:03:23

Alternative Housing and Finance Solutions for First-time Buyers

Posted: 2016-09-05 09:30:55

The Pros and Cons Of Buying or Selling a Home in Spring

Posted: 2016-08-23 17:10:07

Commercial Rental Increases: How Much Is Too Much?

Posted: 2016-08-15 09:37:54

Thinking Of Becoming a Landlord?

Posted: 2016-08-08 10:28:59

20 Cold, hard facts in real estate home selling.

Posted: 2016-07-20 10:02:41

Cape Town Rates: Property Values and Electricity Costs

Posted: 2016-06-09 12:41:14

FPS Prop at Monument Park vs. Tygerberg 28 Mei 2016

Posted: 2016-05-30 14:15:33

Sectional Title Owners - Buckle Up for Utility Increases

Posted: 2016-05-25 08:25:30

House of the week

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House of the week

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Check List for selling your property

Posted: 2016-04-19 17:12:14

Make Your Home Winter Ready

Posted: 2016-04-13 09:18:29

Professionals Flocking to Cape Town’s Laidback Suburbs

Posted: 2016-03-24 10:54:13

8A Gert Kotze Street,
Western Cape,
South Africa, 7560
021 982 0965
021 982 2509

23 A Plein Street,
Grand Central,
Eerste River,
Western Cape,


021 902 0246

021 982 2509

205 Blue Downs Way,
Tuscany Glen,
Blue Downs,
Western Cape,


021 200 2114


Founded by Freddie P. Steyn in 2015, FPS Properties is one of the newest estate agencies in the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town. We are professional, dynamic and fully accredited estate agency. We strive to give all our clients professional and cost effective services to ensure that your property is rented or sold within the amount of time.

FPS Properties is supported by FPS Attorneys who will ensure that all transactions are correctly executed and furthermore will gladly assist with any and all legal queries to give you the added peace of mind.

Our agents are friendly and efficient and will gladly do free property valuations and provide sound property advice.

In short FPS Properties’ philosophy is simple… that by working closely with the client and becoming attuned to their business ethos, we can deliver pro-active and effective solutions thus creating ~ ”Clients for Life”