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Trends that should reshape your retirement plans

Today's retirees are living their post-work years completely different from previous generations of pensioners...

19 Mar 2020

Is multi-generational living here to stay?

South Africa seems to be following the multi-generational living trend which is already prevalent in countries like the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom...

18 Mar 2020

Workplace 2020: People and tech trends

Increased automation, AI, robots, 5G, digital everything - the workplace of the future that we've been talking about for so long, is actually here...

By Andrew Robinson 10 Feb 2020

Sharing isn't just caring - it's also impacting the property market

The sharing economy and its cousin the caring economy already have deep cultural roots across South Africa...

By Marcél du Toit 7 Feb 2020

Property in 2020: It's all about the buyers

Predictions about the likely performance of an industry are rife at the beginning of a year, and even more so at the start of a new decade. Jokes about 2020 vision into the future aside, one can't be blamed for wanting to know what to expect from the next 12 months, both politically and economically...

By Carl Coetzee 20 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: A new generation of homeowners emerge

Millennials have been accused by some media outlets of "killing the housing market", due to their reluctance to buy property. Their hesitancy stems more from being unable to afford it than from an emotional state...

By Andrew Price 20 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: Main threat to SA businesses in 2020 is uncertainty

While South Africa's power crisis is reportedly costing the country up to R80bn a month, it is not loadshedding itself that is currently the biggest threat to the economy...

By Karen Petersen 17 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: The century of the real estate A(I)gent

Tech facilitates transformation in real estate by automating mundane tasks so that agents have more time to focus on human problems and relationships...

By Louise de Beer 16 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: Top 2020 SA property market trends

In 2020, the subdued property market is set to continue. This means it has never been a better time to be a buyer...

By Crispin Inglis 15 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: 5 key architectural and sustainable initiative trends

On a micro and macro level, the world focus for 2020 and beyond is a growing commitment towards the environment and sustainable energy...

By Bouwer Serfontein 13 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: Where building security and technology meet

Many property owners and landlords have focused on transforming buildings and workspaces into multi-purpose, digitally equipped and attractive places to work. Forward-looking property managers and developers have focused on technology...

By Derek Lategan 13 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: Female leadership in SA's property sector needs to be prioritised

We've made significant strides in the last decade and there is visible progress of women being integrated into various roles within different segments of South Africa's property sector...

By Nonhlanhla Mayisela 13 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: Key development trends to drive the new South African city

The post-apartheid development of South African cities stimulated a refreshing injection of global ideas, creativity and talent, but this injection was largely defined by Western narratives and investment...

By Warren Hewitt 10 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: 3 technology trends shaping the property industry

The digital revolution is changing our economy and with that the way businesses operate and serve their customers...

By Tanja Lategan 10 Jan 2020

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