To sell or to rent, that is the question which every house owner in South Africa has to answer at least once in their life. There has never been a higher demand for real estate before than now, especially when the demands abroad in the UK and the US are falling. The government is investing a lot in real estate development to meet the rising need. Under these circumstances, both renting and selling a residence are good options with their own pros and cons. Let’s compare these advantages and disadvantages to clarify if it's better to place houses for sale in Soweto or lease it to a tenant.