Real Estate Terminology Defined

There are many abbreviations used in real estate listings, as well as a lot of terminology that is used only in South Africa.  Here is a guideline of real estate terminology used to rent, purchase or sell a property, as well as some financial and architectural terminology as it pertains to real estate.

The following terms are not legal and complete definitions and are meant to provide general guidelines only.  You should consult a South African licensed real estate agency before purchasing property.

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Engel & Völkers South Africa

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+270 86 656 90 28

Engel & Völkers South Africa

Shop 6B, Centurion Lifestyle Centre, 80 Old Johannesburg Road, Centurion,South Africa | 0157 South Africa
South Africa
Phone
+270 11 929 30 96
Fax
+270 86 656 90 28

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