31 Jan 2019

BetterBond sees itself not so much in the business of bonds, as in the business of better.

09 Sep 2019

If you’re planning to buy a new home, spring is a great time to freshen up your finances, says Carl Coetzee, the new CEO of BetterBond, which is SA’s foremost home loan originator.

04 Sep 2019

Positive news to emerge from Statistics SA today is that South Africa’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew 3,1% in the second quarter of 2019 (to end-June), compared to a decline of 3,1% in the first quarter.

28 Aug 2019

Many more single women are becoming home owners, which is great step forward for financial empowerment. Residential property is the type of asset that is most used as the foundation on which to build personal wealth.

23 Aug 2019

On review, the National Credit Amendment Act that has just been signed into law by President Cyril Ramaphosa is not expected to have a major impact on the existing home loans market, according to Carl Coetzee, the new CEO of BetterBond ...

01 Aug 2019

The property market in SA is breathing a sigh of relief this week following the release of a far-reaching report by a presidential advisory panel appointed last year to look into land reform and the issue of expropriation without compensation (EWC).

01 Aug 2019

In a world of instant gratification, the idea of delaying a home purchase until you’ve saved up a deposit sounds positively antiquated to many people - but there’s nothing old-fashioned about the amount of money to be saved by doing just ...

19 Jul 2019

Banks do offer joint home loan packages, but before you opt to acquire property with a friend you need to have an honest discussion to establish boundaries and expectations.

18 Jul 2019

BetterBond celebrates Mandela Day every year by making donations, running charity drives, holding fund-raisers & working to improve the lives of underprivileged members of their communities.

17 Jul 2019

As was widely expected, the Reserve Bank decided this week to cut interest rates by 0,25 percentage points. Find out how this will affect your bond.

09 Jul 2019

The new General Household Survey (GHS) report just released by StatsSA has huge implications for the residential property sector. Read more about the survey here.