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Hot tips to get your property rent-ready for 2021

Hot tips to get your property rent-ready for 2021 Get your property rent-ready for 2021 now. Getting the right tenant and keeping the right tenant takes some effort in maintaining your rental property. With a very competitive rental market in most mid to high-end markets, it is critical to keep your rental property in tip top condition if your property is to return top tenants. There are a few things...

How to Find Real Estate in Zambia in 2021

How to Find Real Estate in Zambia in 2021 – Stay Safe! How does one find real estate in Zambia in a more efficient, time saving – safer way? Looking for real estate in Zambia can often be a somewhat frustrating process. With limited online data and trustworthy information on expected prices and standards, the process can easily turn frustrating. More especially if you do not use the right estate agent...

The Lucrative Niche of Student Housing in Zambia

The Lucrative Niche of Student Housing in Zambia Just how lucrative a property investment is student housing (boarding houses) in Zambia? In this article, we explore some interesting trends and facts to keep in mind and discuss the potential in this niche investment opportunity. Zambia has a young growing population estimated at approximately 17 million as of 2018 with over 45 percent of this population...

4 Reasons To Join Your Local Neighbourhood Association

4 Reasons to join your Local Neighbourhood Association or start one today! There are plenty of reasons why you should join your local neighbourhood association. In this article we explore only 4 key reasons join your local neighbourhood association or start one if you do not have one in your neighbourhood already. As a resident or home owner, you naturally want to live and own property in a thriving and...

6 Tips When Looking For Rental Property In Lusaka

6 Tips When Looking For Rental Property In Lusaka Here are 6 tips when looking for rental property in Lusaka. We hope this saves you time and a potential disaster story in which you're the victim! Feel free to add to these your own tips in the comment section. 1. Use a real estate agent. Yes, it sounds biased coming from an agency right? Truth is however, while some people think searching for the right...

Happy New Year – Wishing You A Happy And Prosperous Year Ahead!

We here at BCA Properties wish you a happy and prosperous year ahead! We look forward to providing you with the best service we can offer should you have any need for any of our services this year. From property management, finding real estate to buy or rent in Zambia and select international markets, to selling or letting real estate in Zambia. We are sure to assist as much as we possibly can with honest...

All Things Real Estate – Email Lists

All Things Real Estate Subscriber Groups Now Available We love keeping in touch with all our contacts and clients alike. To ensure we stay in touch with all our contacts and clients cordially, we want to ensure we are communicating only the right content to your individual needs. We recognize that not all content fits all! For this reason, we have now segmented or grouped our subscribers based on interest....

Buy-to-Flip or Buy-to-Rent Real Estate Investment

When you acquire a residential investment property, what is your best strategy—renting or flipping? When acquiring a residential real estate investment, you will typically have the options of buying real estate to quickly fix and flip or buy to rent. There are key differences to note when deciding which real estate investment objective best suits your needs. You may want to buy to fix and flip, meaning...

What are prospective tenants looking for?

What do prospective tenants look for? Every rational prospective tenant will have a checklist either mentally or on paper of what they are looking for in a rental property. This is what the screening process entails in part when screening potential tenants by your property manager. The more ticks your property gets on the prospective tenant’s checklist, the better chance of letting the property fairly...

Your Tax Obligations on Rental Property

Give to Caesar that which belongs to Caesar. A little difficult most times to know everything that belongs to Caesar, perhaps Caesar owns far too much? Regardless, it is important to be compliant and avoid running into any potential trouble with the law. Ignorance is no defense. Recently, the Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) has been implementing a number of strategies to increase public awareness and...

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