Vukile: A tale of two portfolios

2018-12-05 16:31

Half of Vukile Property Fund’s assets are now offshore, reports finweek journalist Glenda Williams. She takes a closer look.

Less money chasing the listed property sector?

2018-10-24 16:54

Economic and sector shocks bring subdued growth and a change in investor focus reports finweek's Glenda Williams.

Attacq shifts focus to income generation and capital return

2018-06-18 13:57

The status of real estate investment trust brings a more streamlined approach to total returns, debt and investment for the former capital growth property fund.

Redefine bulks up its balance sheet

2018-05-24 10:55

Redefine Properties’ latest results indicate that it expanded its assets by R1.9bn and has grown its Polish footprint, while scaling back in Australia.

Dubai is constructing a building that looks like a giant iPad and has so much technology it acts like 'Iron Man's armour'

2018-05-17 16:56

Hong Kong architect James Law designed a building full of technology he compares to Tony Stark's Iron Man suit of armour. The apartment building looks like an Apple iPod and the residency was originally named the iPad in Dubai.

Resilient group of REITs pummelled as short sellers raise bets

2018-02-12 20:50

The share slump has affected a group of intertwined South African real estate investment trusts on the JSE.

The property game plan

2017-08-17 11:51

Not all South Africans can afford to buy property. Fortunately, there is another way to acquire a piece of the property pie - by investing in listed property.

Virtual yet real estate

2017-05-11 09:33

Using virtual and augmented reality, PHNX Digital is set to change property marketing in South Africa.

Digital disruption and the commercial real estate market

2016-06-08 06:59

The commercial real estate market and industrial property sector in SA have not kept up with the changing currents of technological discourse, argues Nadir Jeeva.

Race for property finance is 'unfair'

2014-10-23 15:42

The practice that allows estate agents to give multiple offers to a seller so that the first one with financing gets the property seems unfair, a Fin24 user says.


Lower real estate costs make a huge difference

2018-12-03 12:37

With its scalable business model, PropertyFox has been giving home sellers more bang for their buck since launching in 2016.

EXTRACT: Your guide to property investments

2018-08-21 11:24

Listed property investors and potential homeowners have been in a holding pattern. But softer entry prices could entice them out of that, writes finweek journalist Glenda Williams.

Online offers bring transparency to rental market

2018-06-04 13:49

Property platform HouseME is disrupting the residential letting industry by using digital technologies to improve accessibility and transparency.

How to print a house

2018-05-22 14:52

Technology is disrupting just about every industry imaginable. Looking for a house? Soon you might be able to 3D print it.

The top 3 industries competing for employees

2018-04-14 10:45

Tech, real estate and manufacturing top the competitive list of industries vying for talent, according to the 2018 Compensation Best Practices Report by American company PayScale.

Share price of JSE-listed property group falls after arrest of non-exec director

2017-12-20 17:40

The share price of Echo Polska Properties fell by some 20% on news that one of its non-executive directors had been “detained” in Poland.

Vukile tapping into Spain’s growth and retail park prospects

2017-07-04 11:23

The real estate investment trust boosts offshore exposure to 21% by acquiring nine retails parks across Spain. There have also been some developments for Redefine.

Application lodged to liquidate Beyers Realty Group

2016-09-16 15:31

Four former estate agents of Beyers Realty Group have lodged an application in the Western Cape High Court for the liquidation of the company.

INFOGRAPHIC: This is how South Africa feels about buying and selling property

2015-09-10 16:38

Wondering whether or not you should invest in a new home?

South Africa has seen the property market improve significantly and switch from a buyers' market to a sellers' market, according to a leading property expert.

South Africa has seen the property market improve significantly and switch from a buyers' market to a sellers' market, according to a leading property expert.

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