Instant Property sees exponential growth internationally
Instant Property sees exponential growth internationally

Instant Property, a leading proptech platform in the commercial and residential real estate sector, continues to expand its local and global reach with targeted partnerships and investment...

Issued by Instant Property 1 Nov 2018

FNB clients can now sell their homes via the FNB app
FNB clients can now sell their homes via the FNB app

NEWSWATCH: No trick, just a treat for FNB clients - as of Wednesday, 31 October, the bank's clients are able to list and sell their homes to other FNB clients via the mobile app...

1 Nov 2018

Digital disruption and the role of the real estate agent
Digital disruption and the role of the real estate agent

There's no question that technology is going to play an ever-increasing role in the residential real estate world...

By Dr Andrew Golding 31 Oct 2018

Corporate content should be part of your DNA
Corporate content should be part of your DNA

On the cusp of exciting and fruitful pan-African networking and trade, the time to make use of an unbiased B2B media showcase for all Africa's dynamic, entrepreneurial business communities is now...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 24 Oct 2018

HouseME wins Round 1 of Seedstarts SA
HouseME wins Round 1 of Seedstarts SA

During Seedstars Cape Town, HouseME won the 1st round of Seedstars South Africa and will be heading to the Seedstars South Africa finals...

24 Oct 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

L-R: Dr Andrew Golding, chief executive of the Pam Golding Property group and Stephen McCarthy, founder and CEO at BidX1
Pam Golding Properties, BidX1 enter JV partnership

Pam Golding Properties and BidX1 have entered into a joint venture partnership that will see the two organisations collaborate on...

19 Oct 2018

M&C Saatchi Abel gives light to new Nelson Mandela Bay precinct
M&C Saatchi Abel gives light to new Nelson Mandela Bay precinct

M&C Saatchi Abel has led a consortium that has won a bid to design a new precinct for Nelson Mandela Bay to honour Madiba's contribution to South Africa...

Issued by M&C Saatchi Abel 17 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

iCommunity team
Egyptian real estate startup iCommunity raises $600k from Algebra Ventures

Egyptian startup ?iCommunity, a mobile community platform for the real estate industry, has raised $600,000 in Series A funding from VC firm Algebra Ventures for further growth at home and internationally...

By Tom Jackson 12 Oct 2018

The pros and cons of deed digitisation
The pros and cons of deed digitisation

While the digital signing of documentation could pave the way to more efficient and streamlined processes for the real estate industry, it comes with its own set of risks...

17 Sep 2018

PropertyFox acquires Steeple, consolidating both agencies
PropertyFox acquires Steeple, consolidating both agencies

Online estate agency PropertyFox has acquired Steeple, a similar business which has been in operation since 2012...

10 Sep 2018

Private Property launches refreshed website
Private Property launches refreshed website

Private Property has updated their website with a host of fresh, new features that make finding the right property even easier...

Issued by Private Property 21 Aug 2018

Pam Golding Property group acquires Eazi.com
Pam Golding Property group acquires Eazi.com

The Pam Golding Property group has acquired online, digital estate agency Eazi.com, embracing the online 'hybrid' estate agency model...

14 Aug 2018

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Consumers will drive change in property sector over next few decades

Linda Erasmus, chief executive of Fine & Country Sub-Saharan Africa, attended this year's Inman Conference in San Francisco...

31 Jul 2018

Ronald Ennik, founder and CEO of Ennik Estates
Has technology truly diminished the value of estate agents?

"Given the rise in technology, the value offering of real estate agents has fallen - as reflected in their compensation."

By Ronald Ennik 19 Jul 2018

Affordable housing solutions in pipes, containers and 3D printers
Affordable housing solutions in pipes, containers and 3D printers

A critical shortage of affordable housing across the world is triggering creative solutions...

By Rina Chandran 7 Jun 2018

Emira releases refreshed, rebranded commercial property leasing app
Emira releases refreshed, rebranded commercial property leasing app

First launched in 2016, Emira Property Fund has released the second version of its leasing app...

18 May 2018

Traditional vs online estate agencies - consumers will vote with their feet
Traditional vs online estate agencies - consumers will vote with their feet

The establishment of a number of new, low-commission, purely online estate agencies raises the question...

15 May 2018

Private Property launches SA's smartest property app
Private Property launches SA's smartest property app

Private Property has launched an all-new app, introducing the first property feed to the market. The new property feed feature will change the way South Africans find their next property...

Issued by Private Property 8 May 2018

RIP Pam Golding
RIP Pam Golding

Property and real estate icon Pam Golding has passed away at the age of 90. Golding entered the male-dominated property industry in the 1970s and not only became a household name but a leader in the industry and an inspiration to female entrepreneurs everywhere...

4 Apr 2018

Increased space, affordable rates drawing people away from city centres: report
Increased space, affordable rates drawing people away from city centres: report

According to the PropertyFox second annual Virtual Realty report, people are moving further away from city centres to enjoy increased space at potentially more affordable rates...

23 Mar 2018

Property industry needs to adapt to new 'on-demand' environment
Property industry needs to adapt to new 'on-demand' environment

Speaking at the PayProp PropTech event in Cape Town last week, Adriaan Grove from Entregral Technologies said that in 2018, the property industry will have to adapt to cater for the new 'on-demand' environment...

7 Mar 2018

Technology and real estate: embracing change for a better industry
Technology and real estate: embracing change for a better industry

Over the last decade or so, the real estate industry has been inundated with tech startups, and yet the vast majority of homes, worldwide, are still sold under the guiding hand of a professional estate agent...

By Schalk van der Merwe 27 Feb 2018

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Adding intelligence to the property game

Machine learning offers enormous opportunities to all areas of the real estate market...

By Vian Chinner 16 Feb 2018

Smart homes no longer strictly the domain of the wealthy
Smart homes no longer strictly the domain of the wealthy

The perception of smart homes as the domain of wealthier home owners and tech junkies only is changing quickly...

30 Jan 2018

Michael Louis (co-founder and CTO), Michael-John Dippenaar (founder and CEO), and Henri Bam (co-founder and COO)
#StartupStory: Sxuirrel platform solves storage space issues

Sxuirrel is a local disruptive tech company that connects individuals with extra space to those in need of storage and parking space...

By Ilse van den Berg 15 Jan 2018

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#BizTrends2018: Real estate sector should strengthen foundations while economy is depressed

The property sector has seen exceptional growth and expansion over the past ten years, but in keeping with the more recent deterioration of general economic circumstances...

By Lee-Anne Bac 11 Jan 2018

Properbuz grows to over 700,000 listings
Properbuz grows to over 700,000 listings

Since its launch in September this year, free global property search portal Properbuz has grown its service to over 700,000 listings, and is available in 15 languages in 48 countries...

14 Dec 2017

Foxy acquisition to boost disruption of SA property industry
Foxy acquisition to boost disruption of SA property industry

SA Home Loans has acquired a 49% stake in online property start-up, PropertyFox...

28 Nov 2017

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