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Level 3 lockdown: Eviction process protects tenants, but landlords still have rights

The Covid-19 crisis and the resulting lockdowns has impacted many financially. Some have been placed on unpaid leave, while others have been informed of a reduction in salary or completely lost all income...

1 day ago

Lew Geffen Estates sold to Savukazi Properties

Lew Geffen Estates has been sold to Savukazi Properties, owned by Hloniphizwe and Masechaba Mtolo...

3 days ago

Silver linings for homeowners as economic revival takes centre stage

Finance minister Tito Mboweni's supplementary budget speech on Wednesday was met with trepidation by many South Africans...

By Tony Clarke 26 Jun 2020

House prices falling despite increased demand

According to Multinet Home Loans, the bond originator has seen an unprecedented increase in home loan submissions since the Level 5 lockdown in April...

23 Jun 2020

Like economy, housing market recovery dependent on confidence, investment rebound

Indicating the severity of the current economic contraction experienced as a result of the Covid-19 lockdown, finance minister Tito Mboweni is expected to deliver an Emergency Budget on 24 June...

By Dr Andrew Golding 19 Jun 2020

Covid-19 lockdown: Early indications suggest property market recovery is likely

Initial predictions regarding the future of the residential property market as a result of the Covid-19 lockdown painted a sombre picture...

By Carl Coetzee 17 Jun 2020

New recovery textbook needed for post-Covid real estate landscape

Clawing back from the devastating global cascade of the sub-prime collapse of 2008/09, the real estate market had a tried and tested economic textbook roadmap...

17 Jun 2020

Small is the new big

Marie Kondo, the Japanese guru of organisation, has shown us that living with less 'stuff' and living more appreciatively of our belongings brings more happiness to our lives...

By Sebastian van Greunen 12 Jun 2020

5 things you need to look out for before buying property this year

The property sector, like all sectors, has not escaped the effects of Covid-19 and its impact can be felt in multiple ways...

By Tim Akinnusi 11 Jun 2020

Covid-19: Business unusual for property developers during Level 3 lockdown

Historically, property has been an asset class that has managed to withstand fluctuating market forces...

10 Jun 2020

New vision for real estate in which all can win

The real estate industry will no doubt look very different by the end of this year to the way it looked before the Covid-19 pandemic...

By Berry Everitt 8 Jun 2020

Wink Aparthotel offers furnished apartments for Covid-19 quarantine stays

Wink, a self-catering aparthotel located in the heart of the Mother City in Cape Town, has opened up 30 fully furnished, sanitised studio apartments for immediate occupation, for short- and long-stay rentals at discounted rates, for those affected by Covid-19 and the subsequent lockdown restrictions...

Issued by Adverb 5 Jun 2020

Gumtree SA offers free, unlimited listings for property agents

As of 1 July, professional real estate agents will be able to list unlimited properties on the Gumtree SA website for free...

4 Jun 2020

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