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Moving Abroad

Moving abroad with family: making a smooth transition

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Many expats move abroad alone but others come with spouses and children in tow, making the transition to a new country a little more complicated.

Mortgage South Africa

Getting a mortgage in South Africa


Rules for home loans in South Africa may differ to those of your home country. Get to know the mortgage rates and other details associated with taking a mortgage in South Africa with this guide.

Cities in South Africa

Which of the cities in South Africa should you live in?


There are nine provinces in the country for expats to choose from which doesn't make choosing where to live in South Africa easy. Helping you narrow down the selection, this guide takes a brief look at some of the main cities in South Africa along with South African security.

Cape Town suburbs

The best neighbourhoods in Cape Town to live in


If you're moving to an area of the Cape Town suburbs or city centre, you'll find a range of diverse and vibrant neighbourhoods to choose from.

Buying property in South Africa

Buying a house in South Africa


If you're planning to buy a house in South Africa, these expert tips and overview of costs can help you prepare for buying property in South Africa.

Renting and tenant rights in South Africa


Avoid unscrupulous rental agents and potential pitfalls by knowing the rules of renting in South Africa. This guide explains what you need to know before signing a contract.

Top 5 tips for buying a house abroad


Reduce the risk of legal pitfalls and bad property investments with this guide to buying property abroad.

Real estate agents in South Africa

Tips for finding the right estate agents in South Africa

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Buying a property in South Africa? Here are few tips to help you locate the right estate agents in South Africa.

Living in South Africa

Top five safest places to live in South Africa


Similar to many cities around the world, there are no-go areas in most South African cities but many safe neighbourhoods to live as well.

Where to live in South Africa

South Africa's most expensive residential properties


Which are the elite suburbs where millionaires are neighbours to tycoons and you can bump into celebrities at the local deli or wine bar?

How to invest in property

Top 10 mistakes made when buying a house abroad


If you want to buy property abroad, read these 10 common mistakes made by real estate investors to avoid making similar costly mistakes.

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