Entries by Vincent Du Preez

The Truth about Student Housing

Just when you thought that getting up for a ‘dawnie’ after a digs party was an existential problem, spare a thought for all those students that don’t have it that easy. Many students have to get up at 4:00 in the morning just to catch a taxi to get to lectures on time and end […]

5 Truths about getting a Homeloan

For many South Africans, applying for a home loan can be a stressful procedure. This is perhaps the biggest financial investment you will ever make. There is much that South African buyers don’t know about the process of applying for, and the responsibilities that come with a home loan.  As a first-time buyer, do you […]


Buying or selling a property is probably the biggest financial commitment you will ever make in your lifetime. But naturally we can get so wrapped up in emotion when it comes to buying/selling a property that we rarely take the time to research other costs involved. This is why we strongly believe that it’s crucial […]


After months of searching and visiting show houses, you have found the home you want to make your own.  Now what?  If this is the first time you are buying a home, the process may seem overwhelming.  How do you make sure that you are successful in your application for a bond?  How do you […]

How can you pay off your home loan faster?

The process of buying a home, especially a first home, is exciting and scary at the same time. South Africans can get caught up in the hype of affordable residential home loans based solely on the monthly payment. When you only factor in the monthly outlay and mentally dismiss the total cost of a home, […]


Are you faced with the difficult choice of whether to renovate your existing home or to move into a new one? Here are some pointers to help you come to the best decision. Not enough space? There comes a time in a home when you start to notice you are running out of space.  You […]

What is a Bond Originator?

A bond originator can prevent nightmares when buying your dream home.  We have the tools to secure the best financing terms possible for you and the answers to all of your questions. Throughout South Africa, our Homeloan Junction consultants know their way around the business of home buying. Simplify the multifaceted process of home buying with […]

Work out if you can Afford your Dream Home

Calculate how much you can afford to spend on your new home with a bond repayment calculator. We have one on our website at Home Loan Junction that will give you the numbers you need to know before you shop for your dream home. Your estate agent will be able to help you more effectively because […]

Where to Buy an Apartment

Looking to make an investment in a property? Homeloan Junction can assist you with a buy-to-let home loan. We are available online and our website has calculators and information to help you make a decision. There could be a number of reasons to be thinking along these lines: the kids will soon need accommodation while attending […]

How Real Estate Agents Can Help You

Homeloan Junction is an established home loan origination company that has been in the property market since 2003. Our relationships are of the utmost significance to us and we focus on carefully nurturing them. Our invitation to join us extends to customers, banks and financial institutions, conveyancers and estate agents, all of whom we work closely […]