Home Buyers’ Guide – Bontle’s journey

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First-time home buyer Bontle with her family. Picture: Elizabeth Sejake
First-time home buyer Bontle with her family. Picture: Elizabeth Sejake


Over the last six weeks, Maya Fisher-French, in partnership with Capitec, has been following the first-time home buying experience of Bontle.

Bontle had saved to be able to afford her dream house, now that she’s been in that house for two months, we discover how she felt when the first bond repayment went off her account, how she’s balancing her love of the pool with the cost of maintaining it, as well as all the preparations she made – and occasional shocks she’s had – as she’s taken the plunge into home ownership.

Follow the whole journey here: https://media24.shorthandstories.com/home-buyers-guide/index.html#group-section-Meet-Bontle-our-first-time-home-buyer-b7Z9TxVK5x


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