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How to improve commercial property value

A good starting point in assessing the value of your commercial property is to look at its profitability. There are several ways to increase the profitability of your building and thus add value...

9 hours ago

Stor-Age snaps up smaller rival for undisclosed figure

Stor-Age Property Reit (real estate investment trust), the only specialised owner of storage assets on the JSE, has acquired a smaller competitor as it looks to increase its scale, having grown organically in the past...

By Alistair Anderson 10 hours ago

Land Rights Act declared invalid by Constitutional Court

New land claims have been put on ice for now after the Constitutional Court declared the Restitution of Land Rights Amendment Act of 2014 invalid...

Issued by Private Property 8 hours ago

Flat repo rate welcomed as economic, housing market outlook remains weak

The decision by the Monetary Policy Committee of the South African Reserve Bank to leave the repo rate unchanged is most welcome in a climate where the economic and housing market outlook remains weak...

By Samuel Seeff 3 days ago

Growthpoint makes SA's 50 Most Valuable Brands list

Growthpoint Properties has debuted in 50th place in Brand Finance's list of South Africa's 50 Most Valuable Brands. In doing so, it has also become the only SA REIT to be included in the index...

3 days ago

Repo rate decision a timeous spring boost for home buyers

The fact that interest rates have levelled off and remained stable following these last two MPC meetings sends a positive message to home buyers and the residential property market in general...

By Dr Andrew Golding 3 days ago

Blok launches TENONQ

Blok recently launched its largest development to date TENONQ. Situated in Sea Point between Kloof and Regent Roads, the eight-storey building will house 53 apartments ...

3 days ago

Greenbay plans to raise R1.75bn new share issue

Greenbay Properties (GRP) said on Wednesday, 21 September, it planned to raise R1.75bn through the issue of new shares...

22 Sep 2016

Tsogo shakes up management of Hospitality Property Fund

Hospitality Property Fund (HPA, HPF) will get a new CEO and financial director, following its takeover by Tsogo Sun...

By Alistair Anderson 22 Sep 2016

Revamp of 10 state-owned industrial parks begins

The first phase of upgrading 10 state-owned industrial parks is under way, with R180m allocated for the project this year, Department of Trade and Industry director-general Lionel October said on Wednesday, 21 September...

By Linda Ensor 22 Sep 2016

The displacement phenomenon: Woodstock and Salt River

City's missed opportunity to ensure inclusive redevelopment...

By Sarita Pillay 22 Sep 2016

Central Square opens at SA's first green, mixed-use city precinct

Central Square at Menlyn Maine opened today in Tshwane, introducing some of SA's most environmentally-friendly, customer-friendly and innovative shopping experiences...

21 Sep 2016

Mauritius 'easiest place in Africa to do business'

Mauritius is currently rated by the World Bank as the easiest place in Africa to do business and by the African Development Bank as its most competitive economy in sub-Saharan Africa...

21 Sep 2016

How to become a landlord

So you're interested in investing in a rental property. Investing in rental property is a great way to diversify a property portfolio and can be lucrative - if done correctly...

By Praven Subbramoney 21 Sep 2016

Nigeria partners with South African firm in real estate and agriculture deal

The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority established a partnership with Old Mutual Investment Group of South Africa to co-invest $700m in real estate and agriculture development projects...

20 Sep 2016

Buy or build?

The idea of having a home built to their exact specifications is an exciting notion for many prospective homeowners...

By Adrian Goslett 20 Sep 2016

Industrial sector holds prospects for listed property

There are opportunities for listed property companies in the industrial sector, especially in developing specialised warehousing and distribution centres, say experts...

By Alistair Anderson 20 Sep 2016

Pitfalls and complexities of investing in rental property

Property can be the best investment that you make and is most certainly the best way to build wealth, but beyond your primary homestead, investing in a rental property for example can become a financial nightmare...

By Samuel Seeff 20 Sep 2016

Would you buy a property from you?

If you can't answer that question, it's time to work on your personal brand...

By Charlotte Vermaak 19 Sep 2016

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