Property prices 'correcting', but no cause for alarm

2018-08-17 21:44

Pricing properties at the right level has become very important in the current residential market, which is busy correcting itself, property experts tell Fin24.

World Bank: Contributory pension fund could help SA's poor

2018-08-14 19:17

The World Bank has proposed a contributory pension fund, as a way to redistribute wealth and help SA's poor acquire financial assets.

Esor Construction files for business rescue

2018-08-13 22:29

Esor Construction, a subsidiary of Esor, has applied for business rescue, citing financial distress amid challenges to the construction sector.

‘Scrutinise SA’s top 30 firms’

2018-08-12 06:00

The vice-president of the Black Business Council and president of the SA Institute of Black Property Practitioners (SAIBPP), Nkuli Bogopa, has called for transformation in the country’s top 30 companies to be scrutinised.

Heartwood Properties lists on the new 4 Africa Exchange

2018-08-07 21:20

Heartwood Properties is the first property company to list on the new 4 Africa Exchange.

Women Property Network announces W Cape award winners

2018-08-02 13:40

Women’s Property Network hosted the Western Cape region for the 4th annual SA Women in Property Awards, in conjunction with Airports Company South Africa.

Accelerating Growthpoint’s global growth

2018-08-01 11:41

Under Group CEO Norbert Sasse’s leadership, Growthpoint Properties’ portfolio has grown from R120m to R127.7bn. Now Sasse will focus on accelerating the REIT’s offshore strategy.

WATCH: Welsh island up for sale for less than the price of a London flat

2018-07-24 11:16

Take a look at this Welsh island, which is up for sale for less than the price of a London flat. The fortified Island off the coast of Milford Haven is open to offers in excess of £400 000 (R7m).

SARB rate decision good news for property market - expert

2018-07-19 21:00

Four property experts give their views on the current state of the SA property market, where the opportunities are and what the latest SARB rates decision means for the industry.

This is what R10,000 in rent will get you in Sandton – and 10km away in the Joburg CBD

2018-07-13 10:42

We went apartment-hunting with R10,000 in the Joburg and Sandton central districts, 8 minutes away from one another by Gautrain – and the stark contrast in what it will rent surprised us.


World Bank: Strengthen property rights for land reform

2018-08-14 21:11

The World Bank recognises the need for land reform, but it must happen within a regime of secure property rights.

Johannesburg is open for business, Herman Mashaba tells property investors

2018-08-14 17:14

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba is staying true to his word more than a year after he announced grand plans for the City of Johannesburg.

Watch: This R93 million mansion outside London is up for grabs in a raffle — one ticket costs about R245

2018-08-12 18:19

The owners of a R93 million mansion decided raffle it for R245 per ticket after failing to sell it in nine months.

Cape Town housing market continues to cool - analyst

2018-08-07 21:59

Cape Town is in for a considerable period of slower house price growth, according to John Loos, household and property sector strategist at FNB.

How SA's 2 000 shopping malls stack up against other countries

2018-08-03 06:23

SA has 1 959 individual shopping centres - taking up an estimated 23.4 million square metres - placing the country 8th in a recent international study.

SA real house prices are in decline - and it now takes more than four months to sell a property

2018-08-02 08:45

There is a possible oversupply of residential properties in the country.

PICS: German buyer snaps up Knysna castles for R28.5m

2018-07-26 20:59

Three of Noetzie’s "fairytale castles" near Knysna have been sold to an international buyer for a total of R28.5m.

Watch: Wild West ghost town sells for R20 million

2018-07-20 14:04

The 19th century mining town is to the north of Los Angeles.

Growthpoint shares begin trading on A2X

2018-07-18 11:53

Shares of property company Growthpoint Properties began trading on the A2X as a secondary listing.

Should you sell your property now or wait?

2018-07-11 16:39

The positive sentiment after the election of President Cyril Ramaphosa seems not to have had the anticipated effect on the property market, says the CEO of the Seeff Property Group.

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