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What you will pay for property in Sandton's most popular suburbs
What you will pay for property in Sandton's most popular suburbs

Interested in moving to the ultimate work, live, play area in the country? This is what you will pay for property in and around Sandton.

Issued by Private Property 7 hours ago

Property constitutes 78% of all fixed capital stock in SA - study
Property constitutes 78% of all fixed capital stock in SA - study

The Property Sector Charter Council recently released the results its latest study, highlighting the contribution of the property sector to the South African economy...

13 Jul 2018

Should you sell in a down market, or wait it out?
Should you sell in a down market, or wait it out?

With the Ramahoria-effect waning fast, it is clear that it has not had the desired and anticipated effect on the economy and property market...

By Stuart Manning 12 Jul 2018

L-R: A2X CEO Kevin Brady and Norbert Sasse, group CEO of Growthpoint Properties
Growthpoint to list on A2X stock exchange

Growthpoint Properties will on 18 July list on A2X Markets...

11 Jul 2018

Redefine acquires 95% share in Polish logistics portfolio
Redefine acquires 95% share in Polish logistics portfolio

Redefine Properties has furthered its expansion into the Polish market with the acquisition of a 95% share for €185.8m (R2.9bn) in a portfolio of nine operating logistics properties...

9 Jul 2018

8 steps to becoming a property millionaire
8 steps to becoming a property millionaire

Investing in property can be a profitable venture if done correctly. Follow these tips and you will soon be well on your way to building a property empire...

Issued by Private Property 5 Jul 2018

Property valuations: Determining market-related property prices
Property valuations: Determining market-related property prices

In light of the upcoming City of Cape Town General Valuation in July, sellers should get professional assistance to value homes...

By Mike Greeff 4 Jul 2018

Demystifying 6 of SA's property market risks
Demystifying 6 of SA's property market risks

As key players within the residential property markets, commercial banks have become expert in managing the associated risks of being exposed to the mortgage market...

3 Jul 2018

Offshore investment presents big opportunity for SA REITs
Offshore investment presents big opportunity for SA REITs

In the second half of 2018, the global sell-off in emerging markets, an intractably weak domestic economy, an oversupply of business space...

3 Jul 2018

Pick the right property to start building your investment portfolio
Pick the right property to start building your investment portfolio

Investing in property is an option many South Africans consider as it offers an excellent extra source of income...

29 Jun 2018

Is now a good time to buy investment property?
Is now a good time to buy investment property?

"Buy now" is a popular refrain that investors hear, but there is no right or wrong time to buy property. Buying property can be a good investment at any time, if you follow sound investment principles...

Issued by Private Property 28 Jun 2018

Could Cape Town's property prices have finally hit their ceiling?
Could Cape Town's property prices have finally hit their ceiling?

While the Cape Town property market showed seemingly limitless price growth during difficult national conditions...

28 Jun 2018

Realistic pricing remains key in Southern Suburbs rental market
Realistic pricing remains key in Southern Suburbs rental market

Slowing semigration and the reluctance of landlords to adjust their price expectations are some of the factors which contributed to the steady decline...

26 Jun 2018

Joburg rental market not out of the woods yet
Joburg rental market not out of the woods yet

While the rental market in Joburg has shown encouraging signs of revival this year, it is by no means out of the woods yet...

25 Jun 2018

Now's an opportune time to get onto the property ladder. Here's why
Now's an opportune time to get onto the property ladder. Here's why

First-time buyers with funds at their disposal are currently well-placed to gain an initial foothold on the property ladder...

20 Jun 2018

Broll releases latest research report on SADC property market
Broll releases latest research report on SADC property market

Broll Property Group has released a new report, SADC Market Snippet 2018, providing the latest property market research on certain SADC countries...

19 Jun 2018

It's not all doom and gloom for SA's property market
It's not all doom and gloom for SA's property market

As South Africans reel from the news of a 2.2% GDP decline in the first quarter of 2018, property experts remain optimistic...

By Tony Clarke 19 Jun 2018

Here's why tourism is so important to the real estate sector
Here's why tourism is so important to the real estate sector

There are two main reasons why the tourism industry is so important to the real estate sector...

15 Jun 2018

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JLL releases Q1 2018 market reports for key SA markets

JLL SA has released its South African Q1 2018 market reports for key markets across the country...

14 Jun 2018

Growthpoint launches R2.4bn healthcare portfolio
Growthpoint launches R2.4bn healthcare portfolio

Growthpoint Properties has launched an unlisted healthcare real estate investment trust...

14 Jun 2018

More and more SA women investing in the property market
More and more SA women investing in the property market

According to a report by FNB, women in property are catching up to men in all aspects of home ownership, including investment...

13 Jun 2018

Exemplar board of directors: (L-R) Greg Azzopardi, Peter Katzenellenbogen, Jason McCormick, John McCormick, Duncan Church, and Frank Berkeley. (Absent: Phatudi Maponya)
Exemplar REITail takes up spot on JSE

Exemplar REITail, an offshoot of McCormick Property Development (MPD), has listed on the JSE...

12 Jun 2018

Property outlook for 2018 remains upbeat - Standard Bank HPI
Property outlook for 2018 remains upbeat - Standard Bank HPI

According to Standard Bank's latest House Price Index (HPI), weaker credit conditions prevented property prices from gaining traction in May...

12 Jun 2018

What type of home affluent tenants prefer
What type of home affluent tenants prefer

"Landlords who wish to operate in this sector need to do careful research to establish what type of home really affluent tenants prefer, what might make them choose one over another, and what will make them stay."

11 Jun 2018

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Paying attention to the wants and needs of generational buyers

The property market is viewed differently across generations - from millennials to empty nesters. They require agents to adopt a bespoke approach to meet their requirements as each generation has specific needs and trends...

11 Jun 2018

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Plettenberg Bay is one of SA's most resilient housing markets

The coastal town achieved its highest ever sales in terms of rand value in 2017, despite a flailing economy and a subdued market...

8 Jun 2018

Why property buyers shouldn't shy away from multiple mortgages
Why property buyers shouldn't shy away from multiple mortgages

Property buyers should not shy away from taking out multiple mortgages to maximize returns.

8 Jun 2018

Belinda Clur, MD, Clur Research International
Clur report reflects strengthening shopping centre trade

According to the Clur Report of SA Retail Property, sales per square metre in shopping centres continued to grow in March...

5 Jun 2018

SA REIT invests +R30m in solar PV plants at its malls
SA REIT invests +R30m in solar PV plants at its malls

Looking to curb ever-climbing electricity tariffs at its malls and reduce their carbon footprint, JSE-listed REIT SA Corporate Real Estate Limited is investing...

4 Jun 2018

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