China home prices rise in fewer cities amid tougher curbs

2016-10-21 10:01

China’s overheated property market is showing tentative signs of cooling, as authorities stepped up home-buying curbs to avert a housing bubble.

Reality check on property valuations

2016-10-20 16:44

There is often a serious disconnect between what a property owner thinks their property is worth and how it will be valued by lenders, says an expert.

Soweto man’s house sold behind his back for R100

2016-10-20 09:24

Solomon Nhlapo, 65, is squatting in the Soweto house where his mother lived since 1965 after Nedbank bought it at a sheriff's auction for R100, despite the fact that it was paid up.

Both Beyers Realty owners in Australia

2016-10-17 07:31

Beyers Swanepoel-Trollip, co-owner of Beyers Realty Group, explains why he has gone to Australia.

How to protect your assets in the event of divorce

2016-10-13 07:37

A Fin24 user wants to know if his assets will be subject to accrual in the event of a divorce.

New commercial property leasing app

2016-10-12 16:48

Emira Property Fund has launched a new app that provides real-time information about properties to make it easier for brokers to conclude leasing deals.

Beyers Realty under provisional liquidation

2016-10-04 15:55

Beyers Realty Group has been placed under provisional liquidation by the Western Cape High Court in Cape Town.

Majority still excluded from the property sector - SAIBPP

2016-10-02 21:00

The majority of the population cannot be excluded from the property sector, a key driver in economic development, said Nkuli Bogopa, president of SAIBPP.

Rooting for regulation

2016-10-02 06:00

From receptionist to director, Teleni Shabangu believes supervision in the auction industry should be expanded, and exclude chancers and bribery.

Estate Agency Board obtains curator for Beyers Realty

2016-09-30 12:51

The Estate Agency Affairs Board has obtained an interim curatorship over Beyers Realty Group to take control of trust monies and investigate affairs.


Update on Beyers Realty legal process

2016-10-20 17:48

Thomas van Zyl, insolvency practitioner at Mazars, has managed to take into his possession numerous books and records of Beyers Realty Group.

Going green is hip…and happening

2016-10-20 12:01

The now topical green building movement has broken the barriers of the perceived green premium, coming a long way in a surprisingly short time.

Val de Vie Polo Village celebrates milestone

2016-10-17 14:57

The next milestone in luxury residential estate Val de Vie's Polo Village development has seen one of the owners win a Ferrari worth R4m.

Winning Women: Online property is the way to go

2016-10-16 07:27

In two short years, Karen Miller, director and principal of Quoin Online – a commercial, retail and industrial property sales and rental portal – has convinced doubters that her concept is solid, writes Sue Grant-Marshall.

Focused W Cape Reit set for JSE

2016-10-12 17:18

Some of the Western Cape’s top properties are set to debut on the JSE with real estate investment trust, Spear Reit, preparing to list in November this year.

Winelands farm to be auctioned

2016-10-10 18:18

A working boutique wine farm set in the heart of the Cape Winelands is up for auction by the Michael James Organisation in association with Knight Frank.

Further signs of slowing residential market

2016-10-04 06:29

There are further signs of slowing in the residential property market as reflected in the latest FNB House Price Index.

Where to with house prices in SA?

2016-10-02 20:00

Inflation adjusted house prices in South Africa are still very expensive, according to property analyst Erwin Rode.

Sustainable concrete

2016-10-02 06:00

SA’s most ambitious sustainable buildings are competing for a major innovation award. We take a look inside some of the next generation’s environmentally aware architecture.

Sales of new homes in US remain strong

2016-09-26 18:02

Sales of new houses in the US have remained strong, with pent-up demand continuing to absorb everything builders can offer, reports the Commerce Department.

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