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Student accommodation: Designing for the new normal

The Covid-19 pandemic continues to create uncertainty for the country's higher education sector...

By John Schooling 22 Jul 2020

SAIBPP provides stepping stones for next generation of black property professionals

Through its initiatives, such as its bursary fund and Young Professionals Forum, the South African Institute of Black Property Practitioners (SAIBPP) aims to nurture the next generation of black property leaders and professionals...

1 Jul 2020

TUTEH launches TRes, a digital platform for student accommodation

TUT Enterprise Holdings (TUTEH), the commercial arm of the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), has officially launched TRes (pronounced "tee-res"), a digital platform that aims to simplify student accommodation for students and accommodation providers.

22 Jun 2020

Designing student housing to manage spread of Covid-19, future pandemics

As university students return to campus in a strictly controlled and phased approach, those living in on-campus accommodation will have to adhere to strict hygiene and social distancing measures...

1 Jun 2020

#LockdownLessons: Lockdown driving innovation, says STAG African's John Schooling

John Schooling, CEO of STAG African, shares his experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how his organisation is navigating these unusual times...

By Sindy Peters 4 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: DigsConnect evolves during lockdown

DigsConnect is a seasonal business, with the busy period being between September and February. However, the student accommodation platform has taken the lockdown period to evolve their product offering...

By Evan-Lee Courie 1 May 2020

The lockdown life: Divide your day

The lockdown life takes some getting used to. We share some ways you can divide your day to stay on top of your to do lists...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 14 Apr 2020

Solutions for landlords and tenants impacted by lockdown

If you are in the situation where your income is threatening your ability to pay rent, you must take action now, rather than later...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 1 Apr 2020

Prepaid meters take the sting out of managing student accommodation

Citiq Prepaid has experience with student needs and working with the university residences to find the best possible solution...

Issued by Semaphore Communications 25 Feb 2020

#Sona20: 5 positives for property

In the lead-up to Sona 2020, property experts were united in their hopes for the president's address...

By Tony Clarke 17 Feb 2020

2020 SAPOA Property Development Awards open for entries

This year's edition of the SAPOA Property Development Awards for Innovative Excellence is open for entries...

10 Feb 2020

#BizTrends2020: Student housing - what do Gen Z's want?

Born between the mid-90s and early 2010s, Gen Z's have grown up around Wi-Fi, smartphones and social media. With easy access to Google and YouTube, they're accustomed to having infinite knowledge at their fingertips...

By John Schooling 6 Jan 2020

#BestofBiz 2019: Property

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2019 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content...

17 Dec 2019

Phase 2 of R400m student housing project at Fort Hare set for 2020 completion

Phase two of the R400m student housing project at the University of Fort Hare (UFH) is set for completion in October 2020...

31 Oct 2019

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