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Your Will and Testament and Your Home

Consider your Will and Testament when Buying a Home During your lifetime you will acquire various possessions such as a car, and a home. You may also have savings in a bank account. These possessions and amounts of money are called your assets.  You will
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Chartwell History in Housing

Chartwell History in Housing- Where it all began... Zambia Chartwell's history in housing began when the founding shareholders of Chartwell Group in 2006 decided to focus their time and resources on enabling home ownership. Prior to Chartwell, Michael Bolton, Greg Connellan and Cheryl Herbert had
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Five Fascinating Facts about Property

The real estate world is an exciting one to say the very least. You will be surprised by the amazing properties from around the world. Here are some rather fascinating property facts about the real estate world that will blow your mind! Property Fact One
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Owning The Home of Your Dreams

It is Time to Make Owning a Home a Reality! The Homeownership Ladder For many South Africans climbing onto the home ownership ladder and buying your first home seems like an unrealistic dream. And so, we end up resigned to living in rented accommodation and

The 8th Wonder of the World – Interest and Saving

Albert Einstein is reputed to have said: "Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it ... he who doesn't ... pays it.” Whether he did or didn’t say this, interest has rather an interesting role to play in
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What are the Ongoing Costs of Home Ownership?

Planning to buy a home requires research, budgeting and planning. One of the things any home buyer should consider is, what are the ongoing or monthly costs associated with purchasing a home? Firstly there will be once off, upfront costs which your estate agent or
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Ways to save during a pandemic

Tips on how to cut expenses from your budget and help ease financial stress At the moment, whether its Covid-19 itself or the repercussions on the economy, the world of 2020 is stressful. We all know someone, ourselves included, who is struggling at the moment.
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The Prime Lending Rate, what does it mean for me?

The fourth interest rate cut of 2020 was announced in May. This is good news for consumers, but even better news for those who have been renting for a long time and are now looking to become homeowners. There is an unprecedented opportunity for home
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A Message From Our CEO!

Buying a Home in Challenging Times We are living during a time of tremendous change and uncertainty. The reality is, that the coronavirus pandemic is likely to continue to impact our daily lives for the next few years and our economy for longer. People are