7 questions to ask before you buy property off-plan

2019-10-22 06:00

Buying property off-plan means you will depend on the developer and builder to complete your home properly, within your requirements and on time, explains a property expert.

Balwin reports 'robust demand' for its properties

2019-10-21 13:22

Balwin Properties releases its unaudited interim results for the six months ended August 31, 2019.

Landlord vs. tenant: When can you cut electricity or change the locks?

2019-10-20 18:45

As a landlord in dispute with your tenant you may well be tempted to avoid the delay and cost of litigation by taking your own eviction or enforcement action. Bad idea, says Jack Crook.

South Africans are getting home loans bigger than they’ve been in a decade – but house prices are still dropping

2019-10-07 12:31

The loan-to-price ratio in South Africa is growing, and overall mortgages extended to South Africans grew by 4.9% – but property is still getting cheaper.

10 top tips to avoid property and rental scams

2019-09-22 14:44

Technological advances have made it easier for scammers to prey on unsuspecting buyers, sellers, landlords, tenants and agents, says an expert at Seeff.

More (mostly rich) South Africans are now getting home loans – here’s why

2019-09-12 06:35

Except for a brief period in the beginning of 2018, home loan growth has not outpaced property value growth since 2011.

SA Institute of Black Property Practitioners hosts annual convention

2019-09-04 22:22

The South African Institute of Black Property Practitioners (SAIBPP) will host its annual convention from September 11 to 13, 2019.

No place for 'you can't' or 'you girls' in entrepreneur Lynette Ntuli's journey

2019-09-01 10:36

Lynette Ntuli is the founding director and CEO of Innate Investment Solutions, which provides property and infrastructure development services as well as enterprise asset management solutions.

Ashleigh sees gap to connect property service providers with potential customers

2019-08-28 18:09

Ashleigh Meyers is a brand strategist and principal real estate agent with a passion for the South African property industry.

20 years ago, the average SA house cost the same as the average new car. Here's how things have changed

2019-08-26 12:00

The average house is now sold for 2.5 times more than a new light vehicle.


Calgro M3 suffers loss as it trims its business

2019-10-21 16:26

The property group's revenue fell by almost a fifth. But it is not anticipating further job cuts, according to CEO Wikus Lategan.

Capco jumps 10% after takeover report

2019-10-21 13:01

Capital & Counties Properties reacts to an announcement by Candy Ventures that it is in the early stages of considering a possible cash offer for Capco.

Greenland's real-estate prices are on the rise, and the increased interest in the area mirrors the shifting interests of luxury buyers and travelers around the world

2019-10-20 15:53

Trump's recent comments about buying Greenland, a rise in Airbnbs, and an aura of exclusivity are driving Greenland's luxury real-estate market.

Here are the most affordable cities in South Africa to buy a house

2019-10-04 11:20

Overall South African residential properties have lost value when corrected for inflation for the second year running.

Resetting the dividend growth yardstick in listed property

2019-09-19 10:57

Results season in the listed property sector pointed to a few marked changes that will shape the year ahead.

PICS: See what you get for R31.5m in New York businessman's Clifton apartment

2019-09-08 15:56

For those with R31.5m to spare, take a look at what you will get in this two-bedroom in Cape Town's Atlantic Seaboard suburb of Clifton.

New property development brand launches in Cape Town

2019-09-03 21:43

Flyt Property Investment, Cape Town's newest property development brand, was launched this week..

Rosebank an upwardly moving investment node in Johannesburg - property expert

2019-08-29 14:00

Rosebank, Johannesburg, is an upwardly moving investment node offering "big city" luxury apartments for investors, says the CEO of Landsdowne Investment Properties.

SA REIT Association appoints Estienne de Klerk as new chair

2019-08-28 17:51

Estienne de Klerk has been elected chair of the SA REIT Association, which represents the South African listed real estate investment trust sector.

A pink 'emoji house' has gone on sale for R26 million in California after angering neighbours with its controversial makeover

2019-08-22 08:28

The home sparked headlines across the world after its owner painted the exterior a vibrant shade of pink with two huge emoji faces on the walls.

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