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Buyers Guide

You have decided to enter the property market for the first time - but what next? Buying a house is a big financial commitment, and can be a lengthy exercise. Here is a home buyer’s guide that provides advice to help make the home-buying experience as easy and problem free as possible. You will find all the information you need about the process from house hunting and applying for a bond to transferring a house into your name.

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How to start house hunting
Now that you have defined your budget and location preferences, you can start browsing through a multitude of listings on From here you can easily sign up for property alerts and contact an Estate Agent directly. Select the homes you wish to view, add them to your favourites, compare and review and prepare yourself with a house hunting checklist.

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Why search online?
Searching online for your home offers convenience with access to property listings and information in your own time and from anywhere.

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How to search using Property24 is one of South Africa’s largest property search portals and is the first place to start your property search. Here's how...

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Let the house viewing begin
The goal of house hunting is to find your dream home, so prepare yourself before you begin.
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