Tag Archives: OurHood

Your Notifications, Your Choice!

OurHood

Are you tired of receiving endless notifications? So are we, and that’s why with the OurHood app, you choose exactly what you want to be notified about. Changing your notification settings is a short and simple process, where not only you can decide…

How to Create an Alert.

OurHood is a free, private online platform which allows you to connect with your neighbours and community, in turn creating stronger and safer environments to live in. One of the key features of OurHood, is that members can keep updated on any crime…

Happy New Year from OurHood

OurHood

With new year comes new plans and resolutions, and at OurHood we have an exciting year ahead. Growing partnerships are in discussions, and new features are in development, all of which we look forward to sharing with you over the coming months. As…

5 Great Reasons Why You Should Get To Know Your Neighbours

GET TOKNOW YOURNEIGHBOURS

Knowing your neighbours comes with a wide range of benefits, from enhanced safety to a greater community identity. Yet in our busy lives, it can be hard to find the time to connect with our local community. OurHood aims to change this, by…

The Do’s and Don’ts of OurHood

Good Neighbours

OurHood revolves around the simple, yet essential, concept of community. We aim to help build stronger, safer and more inclusive communities by bringing residents together. The private online platform allows neighbours to connect with one another in a safe and secure way and share anything from crime…

How to cut down the cost of your electricity bill

Energy costs

OurHood is a private online platform which brings residents together with the purpose of building stronger, safer and more inclusive communities. We aim to provide neighbours with an easy way to share information, including crime and safety, recommendations and tradesmen referrals, lost pets,…

A Turning Point for the South African Rental Market

Rental Market

Despite the pessimistic predictions made in 2018 concerning South Africa’s rental market, the year 2019 is proving to be a relatively positive time for rental properties. According to PayProp’s Rental Index for Q1 2019, Q4 2018 was a clear turning point in the…

What’s New at OurHood?

OurHood Partners

A lot of exciting changes have been taking place in OurHood over the last several months. From its soft-launch in May 2014, OurHood has come a long way, now connecting over 1,300 neighbourhoods across the country. With such positive feedback and encouraging growth…

Invite Your Neighbours To OurHood!

Tired of that irritating neighbourhood WhatsApp chat group? OurHood has been built specially for neighbours and neighbourhoods in mind. The platform provides a digital notice board specially designed for neighbourhood communication. Which is also divided into categories: Wanting to sell the car seat…

#BreastCancerAwareness

When you or a loved one is diagnosed with cancer, your life changes dramatically. Cancer affects not only the individual diagnosed, but also the family, friends, and community of the person. Some friends may stop being in touch because they don’t know what…