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Retirement and Healthcare

July 2018

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Retirement and Healthcare

July 2018

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Retirement Funds – South African legislation changes that might impact you

< 1 min readJoin Estate Living and Keith Peters, Legal Advisor and admitted advocate for Old Mutual, as we unpack and discuss current legislation, new legislation and proposed legislation that will effect Emigration and Access to your Retirement Fund; Emigration Tax; Accessing your Retirement fund early.

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The best (and worst) places to live as an expat

< 1 min readEvery year InterNations runs The Expat Insider survey, polling countries according to scores given by expats.

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How to reduce the stress of moving abroad

< 1 min readStudies have shown that moving house can be one of the most stressful things you can ever do – moving to another country with furniture, family and pets in tow will surely add to the stress. Few of us take stock of our mental state during such a time.

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Top tax questions answered

< 1 min readEmigration is, unfortunately, something that many South Africans are considering at present. There is a myriad of reasons why many leave South Africa, but many blame the crime, lack of safety and rolling blackouts for feeling the need to seek pastures new.

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Planning a lavish Christmas?

< 1 min readTraditionally, people spend more in the build up to Christmas – not only on gifts but on holiday expenses and eating out.

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Controlling Covid over Christmas

< 1 min readSouth Africa currently has just under 10 million fully vaccinated people and counting. But there are still many people that aren’t vaccinated. Vaccinations don’t prevent people from getting Covid but they and the most vulnerable immunocompromised may still get a nasty version of Covid-19.

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Should Covid-19 vaccinations be compulsory?

< 1 min readFor South Africa to meet its target of vaccinating 70% of its population by December, more than half of all adults need to have had their first shot by 20 October 2021 – which is next week.

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GLOVent Solutions

< 1 min readGLOVent Solutions is a young company with an entrepreneurial spirit. We value all relationships (including clients, partners, suppliers, and employees), and despite having a profit motive, we aim to make a positive impact on all the lives and organisations we touch.

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GLOVent CMS 4IR

< 1 min readThe GLOVent CMS 4IR is packaged in a core solution, with integrated specialised modules, combining to form a total integrated Community Management System. One of the newest specialised modules is the Utility Management Module. The GLO CMS Utility Module integrates water, electricity and/or gas readings in near real-time directly in our GLO CMS Admin Portal and Member Application.

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Your Journey to Portugal – A View on Property Options

< 1 min readOn the Ist of January 2022 the Golden Visa Program that is currently available in Portugal will undergo changes, one of these changes will place restrictions on the areas that you can invest in and still qualify for the benefits of the Golden Visa.

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Fit for families

< 1 min readThe focus when it came to building residential estates ten or 20 years ago was security. While security was and is as priority now, and rightly so, there’s a lot more that developers and estate managers need to focus on to cater to the demands of a modern-day South African family.

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Knowing the ABCs of DIY investing

< 1 min readMost people don’t have enough time to do fun things in life let alone enough time manage their investment portfolio to research stocks and shares, keep an eye on their trajectory and pour through company announcements and analyst projections.

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Are you being paid fairly?

< 1 min readIn the United Kingdom construction salaries advertised by employers have soared 6.7% in the space of just five months, according to new data by jobs site, Indeed. Here, employer demand for workers is outstripping the number of candidates, which is why salaries are being pushed up.

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Plett property review

< 1 min readPlettenberg Bay rates right up there with the most sought-after property markets along the Atlantic Seaboard and in Gauteng. Its property market is booming, with high demand for houses and semigration driving the increases. Record sales have been recorded since the lifting of the Covid-19 lockdown in June last year.

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Leasehold laws

< 1 min readThere are lots of desirable properties that don the shoreline of Mauritius coast with the most pristine beach views and glorious sunsets that can be enjoyed with favourite sundowners.

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Make extra money from your spare room

< 1 min readSince the coronavirus pandemic, working from home has now become an everyday part of life but it has created challenges for community housing schemes like residential estates and the homeowners’ associations that manage them. If you’re thinking of starting up a side hustle from your spare room, or setting up your business in your garage, make sure you follow these steps first.

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4 Ways to create the perfect ‘green’ impression

< 1 min readMaking a good impression is key in a residential estate market. An outdoor area is often the first impression potential buyers or visitors have of your estate. Buyers want to see clean and well-maintained landscapes that celebrate the local flora and fauna.

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Wild matters

< 1 min readMany estate managers already deal with game on site or envisage acquiring animals to attract potential buyers and add to the estate-living experience.

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Supporting the future of Property Development in South Africa

< 1 min readBreaking into any market can be challenging but the property development sector is particularly notorious. One of the core challenges is securing development finance. In most cases new developers are seen as too high a risk and therefore struggle to garner support from traditional financial institutions.

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Develop Mauritius – Opportunities for South African Property Developers and Operators in Mauritius

< 1 min readEstate Living, Joël Couve de Murville from the Beau Plan Smart City development and Thierry Koenig of ENSAfrica discuss opportunities for Property Developers and Operators in Mauritius.

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