When herd behaviour is used for selfishness, all you’re left with is a smug sense of entitlement, writes Charlene Naidoo.
Attorney Liad Hadar explains if, and when, there are exemptions to paying rent during the coronavirus lockdown.
The property development and construction sector is already under severe strain and a lack of intervention could see it decimated, warns an industry body.
SA's largest listed property company Growthpoint reported increased vacancies across the South African sector, most notably office vacancies jumped 11.5%.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed two acts into law that will have a significant impact on the real estate industry, says the CEO of MultiNET Home Loans.
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has announced that transfer duty will no longer apply to properties that cost R1 million or less.
House prices in SA could increase on average by 2.3% this year, but a more pessimistic scenario could see them decline by 1.3%, according to analytics company Lightstone.
The purpose-built student accommodation segment has been resilient due to its hedge benefits as well as a general under supply in the market, says the CEO of Respublica Student Living.
With the SA economy expected to grow at less than 1%, this would be insufficient to curb an increase in the vacancy rate of commercial property and to prop up real property values at recent levels, according to John Loos, property sector strategist at FNB.
Cape Town's East City Precinct - between the CBD and District Six - are undergoing a revival and the new The Harri residential development is an example of this trend.
The latest FNB House Price Index shows that pressure persists in more affluent areas, while low-income areas have remained resilient.
There are actually some very good reasons to keep your residential property listing active during the coronavirus lockdown, says the managing director of the Rawson Property Group.
Starting at R690 000, residential and property opportunities have opened up in Cape Town’s Parklands - one of the country’s most popular, well positioned and affordable suburbs.
Trendy apartments, promoting "active streets", are now for sale in a mixed-use development near Cape Town’s CBD which features schools, retailers, office blocks and a business hotel.
There is a saying in the property world: find the deal and the money will come, says property investment expert and property wealth coach Andrew Walker.
Blok has recently launched its latest development, FOUR ON O.
Embattled UK mall property owner Intu has been struggling with a mountain of debt, but on Monday confirmed that it is in talks with potential investors to get cash to address its number one priority - fixing its balance sheet.
Opting for a boutique wine farm might be the way to go, according to Kevin Layden, the Seeff Property Group' agent for farms in the Stellenbosch and Boland areas.
Could there really be about 700 properties up for sale in the wealthy, rustic Cape Town southern suburb of Constantia?
Property experts weigh in on the Monetary Policy Committee of the SA Reserve Bank's decision to lower interest rates.
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