A very dear friend has reminded me on numerous occasions that one must not let yesterday take up too much of today. However, the end of a year does provide good perspective and an opportunity to glance back over the past year while keeping a clear focus on the future.
In this year we have experienced ups and downs. We’ve had an election, seen significant emigration, fought factionalism and xenophobia, we’ve been under threat from ratings agencies, seen revelations comes to light through the Zondo commission, and witnessed another cricket world cup. While none of these have had a particularly positive effect on the property industry, the election provided a clear mandate to govern and we are seeing the effects of the new hands on the wheel on almost all fronts. We also won the rugby world cup, and more importantly from a property perspective, we had enjoyed relative stability.
As we look towards 2020, we prepare to celebrate Snymans’ 25th birthday. And if Ambrose Bierce is to be believed, the future is also that period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured.
It is of course, important to remain pragmatic about what 2020 will hold. While I don’t see the market skyrocketing or plummeting, I believe Bishop Tutu, South Africa’s moral compass of many decades sums it up best when he says “I am a prisoner of hope”. We remain hopeful and committed as the new year nears.
As the pace slows as we approach the end of the year, rest well, recharge and enjoy blessed time spent with loved ones. It is indeed rare and precious. May 2020 see you rejuvenated and enthusiastic for the bright future which awaits.
I would like to say a big thank you to the entire team at Snymans Inc for providing such exceptional service with the sale of my property. I would most definitely recommend your company to others.
- Lucy Snyman
Thank you so much to Chloe for all the hard work done and the professional service you give my clients.
- Michele le Roux
Thank you team Snymans, you guys were excellent. Many thanks to Stacey and the whole team involved. Most appreciated!
- Loretta & Brian
We would like to express our heartfelt appreciation of the welcoming, excellent and professional service we have received from your whole team. We definitely know where to turn for our future business and transfers.