The South African Reserve Bank’s decision to lower the repo rate by 25 basis points is encouraging news for prospective property buyers. Giving the economy a much needed helping hand. SARB’s lowered repo rate of 6,25% will automatically apply to all current bondholders and future home loan applications.
Think real estate, and new technology might not immediately spring to mind, but as Zandre Coetzer, UX Designer at Leadhome explains, a great user experience (also known as UX design) is helping Leadhome customers buy and sell property faster and more efficiently than ever before.
As you might have heard we sell homes 31% faster, and now we have defied the odds in a difficult economy. We have helped one in five of our sellers get their full asking price or above asking price.
The View on First is a unique residential development in Parktown North and was officially launched on Thursday, 14 November. There are 50 x 2 and 3 bedroom apartments. Units are available from R2,499,000.
Leadhome’s CEO Marcél du Toit participated in a debate at the Real Estate Industry Summit (REIS) on Friday 18 October. The insightful debate looked at emerging real estate seller models, including low-cost, online and fixed fee operators which challenge the way traditional real estate agencies conduct their business.
With over 100 categories, Best of Joburg receives over 10 000 votes with some categories reaching over 100 000. For Leadhome to feature at this auspicious level is a wonderful accolade and something we will proudly share with our growing customer base.
Have you ever given the idea of living small a thought? With the number of documentaries and shows on our TV screens punting the American tiny home dream, we see the downsizing trend becoming more and more popular by the day.
Now that spring is here, it’s showtime! Being sale-ready means being show-ready. So when that buyer comes a’ knocking, rest assured that with Leadhome on your side, it’s your and their bloomin’ lucky day!