Fallen property icon Wendy Machanik breaks cover

2014-11-13 01:00

In a deeply moving podcast, fallen estate agency queen Wendy Machanik shares her learnings and why respected business people like billionaire Natie Kirsh stood by her.

Wendy Machanik speaks out

2012-12-02 16:13

Wendy Machanik, the disgraced former estate agent has broken her silence about the events that brought the curtain down on her property empire.

Machanik slapped with R1.5m fine

2012-11-06 07:44

Former estate agent Wendy Machanik has reportedly been fined R1.5m after pleading guilty to 90 counts of theft.

Estate agency administrator appointed

2012-08-16 16:25

Lawyer Taswell Papier has been appointed administrator of the Estate Agency Affairs Board, says Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale.

Machanik back in court

2012-02-17 08:23

Former estate agent Wendy Machanik's criminal case is set to continue in the Johannesburg Specialised Commercial Crimes Court.

Machanik case postponed

2011-07-21 11:12

The Johannesburg Specialised Commercial Crimes Court has postponed the criminal case against disgraced estate agent Wendy Machanik.

Machanik house goes under the hammer

2011-06-20 12:06

Fraud accused and former estate agent Wendy Machanik's house will be put up for auction next month.

Machanik's criminal case postponed

2011-05-30 13:27

Former estate agent Wendy Machanik's criminal case has been postponed to 21 July, according to her lawyer.

Estate agent R16m short: report

2011-05-09 09:08

A liquidator indicates that Wendy Machanik Properties has a shortfall of more than R16m, according to a media report.

Disorder in the house

2011-05-05 00:00

Who didn’t want to be an estate agent four years ago? After all, the industry was raking in buckets full of money on the back of one of the strongest housing booms South Africa had ever seen. Back then, residential property sales were topping R20bn/month.


Machanik talks nonsense

2012-12-07 10:06

What Wendy Machanik did was break the rules and it is fundamental that entrepreneurs understand why.

DA: White collar crime pays

2012-11-06 16:22

Former estate agent Wendy Machanik's fine of R1.5m, for the theft of R27m, proves white-collar crime pays, says the DA.

Wendy Machanik pleads guilty to theft

2012-10-22 07:57

Former estate agent Wendy Machanik has pleaded guilty to 90 counts of theft, totalling R27m, according to a report.

Machanik’s R2.5m plea flop

2012-02-19 11:30

Disgraced estate agent Wendy Machanik withdrew from a R2.5m plea bargain at the last minute this week – because she’s broke.

Wendy Machanik back in court

2011-10-05 07:17

Former estate agent Wendy Machanik's criminal case is set to continue in the Johannesburg Specialised Commercial Crimes Court.

Machanik's house sold in auction

2011-07-15 13:04

The multi-million rand home of disgraced estate agent Wendy Machanik was sold within minutes to a businessman.

Agency board rejects Machanik's claims

2011-05-31 13:18

The Estate Agency Affairs Board says allegations against it by disgraced agent Wendy Machanik are unfounded.

Another estate agent probed

2011-05-20 15:21

The Estate Agency Affairs Board says it has reported Constantia Sectional Title Management to the police on suspicion of criminal wrongdoing.

Machanik may not touch accounts: order

2011-05-05 07:00

Troubled property mogul Wendy Machanik has been prohibited by a court order to operate a string of accounts holding clients' money, according to a media report.


2011-05-05 00:00

Wie sou vier jaar gelede nie ’n eiendomsagent wou wees nie? Hulle het mos sakke vol geld gemaak in een van die wonderlikste bloeitye in die residensiële eiendomsmark wat SA nog beleef het.

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