SOUTH AFRICA

IAPF acquires Melbourne industrial property

JSE-listed Investec Australia Property Fund (IAPF) announced recently its acquisition of an industrial property in Dandenong South, Melbourne for AU$19,450,000...

9 Apr 2018

AUSTRALIA

What governments can learn from Perth's property market

Governments can encourage more affordable housing by targeting first home buyer subsidies to specific locations and housing types, a new report finds...

By Greg Costello 27 Mar 2018

AUSTRALIA

Amazon drives a fifth city-shaping retail revolution

As possibly the world's oldest economic activity, retailing didn't venture away from the traditional street, with its congestion, grime and weather exposure, until about 1800...

By Paul Drechsler 26 Jan 2018

SOUTH AFRICA

#EntrepreneurMonth: Chris Weylandt on the business of contemporary home decor design

Chris Weylandt, founder and CEO of furniture and decor retailer Weylandts, forms part of the impressive line-up at this year's Business of Design conference...

By Lauren Hartzenberg 18 Oct 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Growthpoint increases its Australia investment

Growthpoint Australia (Goz), the subsidiary of Growthpoint Properties, the largest locally based property stock on the JSE, has bought 18.16% of Australian office and industrial-focused Reit, Industria, from 360 Capital FM for A$68.1m (about R700m)...

By Alistair Anderson 14 Jul 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Redefine lifts Melbourne investments

Redefine Properties has acquired a second development site for student accommodation in Melbourne, Australia, expanding into this highly competitive property sector...

By Alistair Anderson 5 Jul 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Here's what the average London property price can buy you around the world

New research has revealed that Londoners could move abroad and swap their one-bed flats for a seven-bedroom mansion complete with swimming pool...

23 Jun 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Investec fund buys in Australia

Investec Australia Property Fund (IAPF) has bought two office properties to expand its exposure to New South Wales, Australia's largest and strongest-performing economy...

By Alistair Anderson 18 Jan 2017

AUSTRALIA

Five reasons housing is more affordable overseas

Housing affordability continues to be an issue of importance to voters, with a recent Fairfax-Ipsos poll showing 69% of Australian capital city residents disagree that housing is affordable for prospective first home buyers...

By Richard Reed 19 Jun 2015

AUSTRALIA

What to look out for when selecting landlord insurance

Getting landlord insurance is one of the most important things to get if you own any kind of property...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 9 May 2018

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