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Junk status not good for Africa's overall growth

The recent credit rating downgrades will negatively affect Africa's two biggest economies - South Africa and Nigeria...

11 Apr 2017

Africa's property markets continuing to develop - report

According to Knight Frank's Africa Report 2017, Africa's property markets are continuing to develop, despite recent challenges faced by some of its commodity-driven economies...

10 Apr 2017

MAREF raises $170m

A joint venture between sister companies Momentum Global Investment Management in London and Eris Property Group in South Africa, the Momentum Africa Real Estate Fund (MAREF) held its final close on 28 February 2017, raising a total of $170m...

7 Apr 2017

Pam Golding Properties, 5th Avenue Africa take on sub-Sahara African venture

Pam Golding Properties and 5th Avenue Africa, associates of international real estate advisor Savills, have joined forces to begin a new venture...

15 Feb 2017

Nigeria's slowdown affects retail, investment opportunities

According to Broll Nigeria, retail landlords have had to offer rental concessions in order to retain tenants in Nigeria and falling commodity prices, coupled with the depreciation of the naira, have contributed to the reduction of Nigeria's attractiveness as an investment destination in general...

12 Oct 2016

Connecting Africa's cities with developers, investors, planners

The African Real Estate & Infrastructure Summit will this November showcase city development plans on the continent at the CTICC in Cape Town...

19 Sep 2016

One Africa Media teams up with leading Mauritian Media Group La Sentinelle

One Africa Media has aquired a stake in Property Finder Ltd, a subsidiary of La Sentinelle Ltd who operates the leading property portal in Mauritius, Lexpressproperty.com, as well as other publications including home decor website, lacase.mu...

Issued by Private Property 15 Oct 2015

International

Sirius makes acquisitions worth €103m

Sirius Real Estate enjoyed a "highly successful" period in the 12 months to March.

By Alistair Anderson 12 Apr 2017

Echo Polska seeks to raise R1.65bn in new share issue

Polish shopping mall and office owner, Echo Polska Properties, said on Wednesday, 5 April, that it planned to raise R1.65bn through the issue of new ordinary shares.

6 Apr 2017

Property group Globe Trade Centre opens the door to regular dividends

Poland-based real estate group Globe Trade Centre (GTC), which develops and manages properties in eastern Europe, has decided to pay regular dividends, thanks to a better than expected performance since listing in August 2016.

By Alistair Anderson 23 Mar 2017

Greenbay and Resilient to buy two malls in Portugal

Property groups Greenbay and Resilient intend buying two Portuguese shopping centres for €219.25m. Each will pay half for a 50% stake, they announced on Thursday, 16 March.

By Matthew Stevens 20 Mar 2017

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