Mzansi Divided Over Man's Expensive VW Polo and 1-Room Shack as He Shows Off Humble Home

Mzansi Divided Over Man's Expensive VW Polo and 1-Room Shack as He Shows Off Humble Home

  • A South African man shared photos of his small yet very neat shack on social media
  • The Facebook post showed an expensive VW Polo parked outside the humble home
  • While some praised his ownership, others questioned the choice of living in a shack while owning a luxury car

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A South African man shared photos of his neat, small shack on social media
A man's expensive car and humble home got netizens talking online. Image: Qwaqwa news
Source: Facebook

Many young adults want to own a home, and one South African man caused a stir on social media after showing off his neat shack with a vehicle well worth over R300K parked outside.

Man shows off peaceful home

The post shared on Facebook by Qwaqwa News shows a beautiful VW Polo parked outside of a small shack.

The post also included images of the one-room home’s interior, which was fully furnished and very neat despite its small size. The home has a lounge and a small kitchen area, likely comfortable and suitable for a bachelor.

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Mzansi reacts to man's home

The post gained a lot of traction, with many people praising the man's neat home. A few people, however, criticised the homeowner for living in a shack while driving an expensive car.

“My place of joy, Ko Gaaka. Ownership Means Everything❤️,” the post was captioned.

Mamokete Mphuthi admired the man's achievement:

" You have land and peace of mind. That's all that matters!! Amen."

Buti Boss criticised:

"Buying a R300k car while staying in a shack is funny business."

Zukiswa Mvandaba said:

"What a beautiful place."

Sun-el Robs commented:

"iPolo alibhekwa kwezinye izindawo brazo (There's just some places you don't place a Polo)."

Tefo Sefudi commented:

"Talk about a place where you get peace of mind."

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Lyndah Sanele Ngcamu said:

"This a true definition of "don't judge a book by its own cover" and also a true definition of "The inner beauty is most essential" ."

Mzansi woman inspires SA with stunning RDP home renovation

In another story, Briefly News reported that a young woman had many South African netizens feeling inspired after sharing the progress of her journey of renovating her RDP home.

A TikTok video shared by Linah Mabya (@linah.mabuya) shows her buying various materials at a hardware shop, such as cement and tiles, before switching to a clip of The RDP home, which is currently a work in progress as renovations are underway.

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