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  • How Cape Town made Bruce Lee's dream come true with Warrior
    Cape Town doubles for a lawless 1870s San Francisco in the kick-ass martial arts action series Warrior, which now has two seasons available to binge on Showmax. Issued by Showmax
  • Online retail in SA soars to R30bn, comprising 2.8% of total retail
    A new report reveals that total growth for online retail in South Africa rose to 66% in 2020, exceeding the 25% growth predicted three years ago, and bringing the total of online retail in South Africa to R30,2bn.
  • The evolution of Gagasi FM and Heart FM
    And you thought 2020 was one heck of a year! 2021 brings winds of change as Gagasi FM and Heart FM will be launching their own media solutions company under holding company MRC Media effective from 1 July 2021. The stations will utilise Mediamark as its sales house until 30 June 2021. Issued by Mediamark
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How flexibility, community, amenities are key to sustainable apartment living

According to BlackBrick founder Moritz Wellensiek, 'flexibility, community and amenities' is the three-pronged approach that is going to ensure sustainable apartment living in the Sandton CBD...

3 days ago

Cape Town rental property market presenting a mixed bag of tricks

While the recent PayProp State of the Rental Industry Survey found that the key challenges agents currently face are a shrinking viable tenant pool, lower tenant affordability and high arrears...

10 May 2021

Is the first offer on your property really always the best offer?

Almost every property seller will at some stage hear from estate agents that the "first offer is always the best offer", but is this always the case?

By Gerhard van der Linde 6 May 2021

Ghana's new rental scheme won't fix the real problem: a housing shortage

Ghana's government has announced a loan scheme to help tenants pay the hefty advance rent...

By Nicky Morrison, Emmanuel Kofi Gavu, Lewis Abedi Asante, and Richmond Juvenile Ehwi 5 May 2021

Life rights vs sectional title living: pros and cons

As an increasing number of South Africans look ahead towards retirement, the two most popular homeownership options are life rights and sectional titles properties...

4 May 2021

Residential developments not PoPI Act compliant could be fined up to R10m

Community housing schemes like sectional title complexes, apartment blocks, residential estates and retirement villages must comply with the PoPI Act...

By Marina Constas 3 May 2021

Property investment - here are some possible tax implications to note

According to Pearl Scheltema, CEO of Fitzanne Estates, while taxes and property go hand in hand, there are fortunately some very real benefits to be had if you...

29 Apr 2021

Residential property remains a sound option for investment

The Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown has prompted many people to reassess their priorities and make changes and life choices that reflect a more balanced and...

By Dr Andrew Golding 28 Apr 2021

Top findings from PayProp's State of the Rental Industry Survey

PayProp has released the results of its second PayProp State of the Rental Industry Survey, with agents continuing to feel the effects of Covid-19...

28 Apr 2021

#BehindtheBrandManager: Deirdre Moore, chief brand officer, Just Property

With a wealth of knowledge and experience behind her, Deirdre Moore leads the creative team at Just Property...

By Sindy Peters 26 Apr 2021

#BehindtheMask: Linda Erasmus, international brand ambassador, Fine & Country

Property doyenne Linda Erasmus began her journey in real estate 35 years ago when she and her family relocated from Namibia to Johannesburg. She soon rose from estate agent to...

By Sindy Peters 23 Apr 2021

Price right, sell fast and cut your holding costs

Record fuel price increases are grabbing headlines at the moment, but home sellers should be even more concerned about the increases in municipal tariffs that will be implemented in just a few months' time...

By Gerhard Kotzé 23 Apr 2021

Here are the hottest property features in a WFH world

It is now clear that many of the changes in working, commuting and learning patterns that have come about because of the Covid-19 pandemic will become permanent adjustments for a great number of families...

By Berry Everitt 22 Apr 2021

Flisp partnership answers property dreams

First-time home buyers in South Africa now have added support to get their foot on the first rung of the property ladder, thanks to a new partnership between LexisNexis South Africa and MDW Inc...

Issued by LexisNexis 20 Apr 2021

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