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Boost your home’s value: Top upgrades that can increase property value

SKG Home Loans Boost your home’s value: Top upgrades that can increase property value Read More Blogs  > There are several upgrades you can make to your property that may increase its value. Here are some of the most popular ones: Kitchen upgrades: The kitchen is often considered the heart of the home, so upgrading it […]

Expert advice: The top 5 Do’s and Don’ts for home buyers

SKG Home Loans Expert advice: The top 5 Do’s and Don’ts for home buyers Read More Blogs  > DO’s: Get pre-approved for a mortgage: Before you start house hunting, get pre-approved for a mortgage. This will give you a clear idea of how much house you can afford and will show sellers that you are serious […]

Explained: The differences between freehold and sectional title ownership

SKG Home Loans Explained: The differences between freehold and sectional title ownership Read More Blogs  > When it comes to property ownership, there are two main types: freehold ownership and sectional title ownership. Here’s an explanation of the difference between these two types: Freehold Ownership: Freehold ownership is where you own the land and any buildings […]

How does the interest rate affect my home loan?

SKG Home Loans How does the interest rate affect my home loan? Read More Blogs  > The interest rate on a home loan is the percentage that the borrower pays to the lender in exchange for borrowing the money. It is a critical factor that affects the overall cost of the loan and the borrower’s ability […]

Why you should use a bond originator

SKG Home Loans Why you should use a bond originator Read More Blogs  > A bond originator is a financial intermediary that helps people secure home loans from multiple lenders. Here are some reasons why people should consider using a bond originator: Access to multiple lenders: Bond originators have relationships with multiple lenders, which means they […]

Shine up your finance

SKG Home Loans Shine up your finance Read More Blogs  > If you are planning to buy a home, spring is a great time to freshen up your finances. Just as home-owners prepare their properties for show days and viewings by cleaning, polishing and painting, so potential home-buyers need to make sure that their finances are […]

Got pre-approval? Here’s how to keep it

SKG Home Loans Got pre-approval? Here’s how to keep it Read More Blogs  > Once you have been pre-approved for a home loan through an originator like SKG Home Loans, you should avoid making any significant changes to your financial situation until you have bought your new home and your home loan has been activated. It […]

Deposit? Here’s what you need to know

SKG Home Loans Deposit? Here’s what you need to know Read More Blogs  > Everything you need to know about your deposit when buying a home. Paying a deposit when you sign an offer to purchase a new home is considered a show of commitment. But how much is needed and what happens to these funds? […]

What you need to know about FLISP

SKG Home Loans What you need to know about FLISP Read More Blogs  > The Finance Linked Individual Subsidy Programme (FLISP) was developed by the Department of Human Settlements to enable sustainable and affordable first time homeownership opportunities to South African citizens and legal permanent residents earning between R3 501 and R22 000 per month, (the […]