‘You own everything here’

2019-06-18 16:14

Fed up with restrictive by-laws, high rates and cultural intolerance, hundreds of middle-class black families in Pietermaritzburg are abandoning affluent suburbs and moving to tribal trust land.

Trader bets against two UK banks on Brexit fears

2018-11-05 07:30

Steve Eisman, the money manager who famously predicted the collapse of subprime mortgages before the 2008 financial crisis, is shorting two UK banks over expectations of a hard Brexit.

Budget makes room for more housing opportunities

2017-02-22 14:09

The department of human settlements has been allocated R29.8bn to provide more housing opportunities.

British banks approve fewer home loans

2014-08-26 13:30

British banks have approved fewer home loans in July than in June, as tighter rules on mortgages lending introduced in April took the heat off the housing market.


Build houses that reflect who we are

2019-02-18 11:24

Houses are one of the most important expressions of a people's soul and culture. Our forebears in South Africa did not have little boxes. Why do we allow our people to live in them, ask Sifiso Mkhonto and Thomas Scarborough.

The outlook for house prices

2017-12-13 14:16

Political noise is likely to remain a key influence of home-buying sentiment next year.

US housing sector picks up in June

2015-07-17 15:57

New US home construction and new building permits have jumped in June, demonstrating rising strength in the housing market, the Commerce Department reported.

Most home owners sell to downscale - survey

2013-11-06 16:06

SA’s ageing middle- to upper-income classes remain the most important driver of residential selling, according to the latest FNB Estate Agent Survey.

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