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Transforming Cape Town's CBD - the game changers

Property investment is one of the biggest game changers transforming the Cape Town Central City...

2 days ago

Rebosis bolsters exposure to top retail assets through R6bn transaction

Rebosis Property Fund, the JSE's first listed, black-managed real-estate investment trust (reit), on Monday, 23 May, announced a watershed R6bn transaction that will substantially increase the group's exposure to high-quality retail assets, and significantly bolster its scale and liquidity...

By Alistair Anderson 3 days ago

Stink over sewerage line for Kyalami mall

An environmental group has applied for the legal review of a sewerage line being built on Kyalami agricultural holdings to service a shopping centre development in the area...

By Alistair Anderson 17 May 2016

Bookbuild raises R1.1bn for Resilient in eager market

Mall owner Resilient real estate investment trust has raised R1.1bn in an oversubscribed bookbuild, exceeding management's target by R300m...

By Joan Muller 12 May 2016

Mall mania continues

Gauteng shoppers still have plenty of appetite for retail therapy, judging by the 84,000 people who streamed through the Mall of Africa's doors on the first day of trade last Thursday...

By Joan Muller 10 May 2016

East Rand Mall revamped

The East Rand Mall, located in the heart of Boksburg, has concluded a revamping process that has greatly expanded the centre's offering to its pool of clients and customers...

6 May 2016

Heidelberg residents support malls shoe collection drive

Since the Heidelberg Mall's shoe collection drive launched in February 2015, residents have stepped up for their community and donated more than 1300 pairs of shoes...

6 May 2016

Private retail property developer buys Airport Shopping Centre

A private retail property developer recently purchased the Airport Shopping Centre in Belhar in the Western Cape...

5 May 2016

Customers flock to opening of mammoth Mall of Africa

South Africans' desire for new shopping centres has been insatiable, and another mall has entered the fray...

By Alistair Anderson 3 May 2016

Market intelligence crucial for success says SACSC president

"When the stakes are high, competition is fierce and change is rapid; market intelligence becomes crucial for success," said Nomzamo Radebe, president of the South African Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC) and CEO of JHI, speaking at the sixth annual SACSC research conference in Sandton recently...

29 Apr 2016

Mall of Africa's opening adds to SA's oversupply of shopping centre space

When Attacq snips the ribbon on its Mall of Africa in Johannesburg on Thursday, it will add to an oversupply of retail space that threatens to topple the best returns among SA's real estate investment trusts...

By Colin Mcclelland 28 Apr 2016

The Mall of Africa promises something for everyone

The new Mall of Africa in Waterfall, Midrand, will feature a choice of 300-plus stores, restaurants, entertainment and services, and the very latest in mall design when it opens next week, on 28 April 2016...

22 Apr 2016

Retailers driving cannibalisation, says Pareto executive

Retail cannibalisation is becoming a growing reality in South Africa and, until now, it has been all too easy to place the blame for this squarely at the feet of shopping centre developers. However, on closer inspection, Marius Muller, CEO of shopping centre investor Pareto, believes this retail cannibalisation is largely being driven by retailers themselves...

19 Apr 2016

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