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Rising importance of proptech in a new world

For many rental agencies in South Africa that still relied on outdated processes to manage their portfolio payments, Covid-19 brought on...

By Johette Smuts 10 Feb 2021

#StartupStory: Filmspace connects property owners to filmmakers

Filmspace, a local tech startup company, aims to make the industry more accessible by connecting professional filmmakers to property owners...

By Johannes Masiteng 21 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: Auction industry survival depends on going virtual

Covid-19 has forever changed the traditional live auction model, forcing the industry to accept and adapt to an accelerated digital standard to keep their doors open...

By Joff van Reenen 11 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: AR, VR enable property development to break global boundaries

Blurring the line between reality and technology is what will help realtors sell developments moving forward, and technology's role in realty is becoming more critical to its success...

By Andrea Tucker 7 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: Subdued rental growth and new ways of working - during and after Covid-19

Amplified by the pressures of a global pandemic, 2020 saw the continuation of a challenging economic climate for both consumers and rental agencies...

By Johette Smuts 7 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: There's good news as well as bad for the property industry

Looking ahead, here is our forecast for South Africa's property landscape in the year to come...

By Paul Stevens 6 Jan 2021

#BestofBiz 2020: Property

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2020 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 on Bizcommunity's Property & Real Estate site over the past year below...

14 Dec 2020

Estate agents: SA's unsung entrepreneurs

South Africa's new generation of estate agents , or property practitioners, are unheralded entrepreneurs and consultants in their own right...

By Marcél du Toit 30 Nov 2020

Top trends set to impact SA's commercial property market in 2021

Covid-19 simply accelerated many existing trends, like retail footprint reductions and the appeal of quality retail assets outside of big cities..

By Norman Raad 9 Nov 2020

Bizcommunity and NSP Consultants congratulate BizListing winners!

Congratulations to the SME companies who have won full-page BizListing entries in Bizcommunity's business directory...

Issued by 26 Oct 2020

Stone castles can be tough to renovate

Stop me if this sounds familiar. You're in the market for a new home, and your estate agent takes you to see a series of houses that are totally out of your price range or that tick none of your boxes...

By Marcél du Toit 14 Oct 2020

Proptech industry propelled into action during Covid-19 pandemic

The proptech, or property technology industry, is experiencing a massive push by the coronavirus pandemic, with companies implementing and investigating technology-backed solutions to combat ongoing challenges...

By Richard Gray 6 Oct 2020

How proptech innovation is boosting the local property market

Fintech specialist e4 has noted the substantial impact of proptech-driven innovation on the global real estate industry and South African markets...

30 Sep 2020

New proptech startup reOS aims to disrupt professional rental management

In line with global trends, the number of South African renters is likely to spike over the next decade, and with this the workload of residential rental management professionals...

17 Sep 2020

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