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Land reform in South Africa is both a human rights issue and a constitutional imperative

This month, as South Africans celebrate the country's progressive Constitution which re-affirms fundamental rights and freedoms in its Bill of Rights and reflects on past injustices under the apartheid system, there are rising calls for the government to revisit and address the land reform issue...

By Peter Setou 23 Mar 2020

Eaton Square prepares units for Covid-19 quarantine stays
Eaton Square prepares units for Covid-19 quarantine stays

Flyt Property Investment's recently launched Eaton Square in Diep River has made units available to those affected by Covid-19. These new, furnished apartments have been suitably sanitised and prepared for immediate occupation...

Issued by Adverb 20 Mar 2020

Why keeping up your HOC is critical
Why keeping up your HOC is critical

If you are a home seller, it is essential to check that your property will remain insured during the time between the actual sale and the day it is transferred to the new owner...

20 Mar 2020

Trends that should reshape your retirement plans
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?
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

A real estate agent's guide to weathering the Covid-19 storm
A real estate agent's guide to weathering the Covid-19 storm

The current outbreak of Covid-19 was declared a public health emergency of international concern...

17 Mar 2020

Private Property and Absa Bank announce new partnership
Private Property and Absa Bank announce new partnership

Private Property and Absa Bank have undertaken a strategic partnership agreement that will see the two major players collaborating to create maximum value for the South African property industry...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 17 Mar 2020

6 tips to go from renting to buying
6 tips to go from renting to buying

While many still opt for renting, it is a buyers' market and our current economic climate certainly lends itself to investors...

17 Mar 2020

Want a tax break? Invest in property
Want a tax break? Invest in property

As we enter the new financial year, it's time to start thinking about tax savings - or strictly speaking, what deductions one can legitimately claim.

16 Mar 2020

Why you should consider an investment property in Scotland
Why you should consider an investment property in Scotland

There is more to Scotland than the Highlands, Scottish whiskey and the legend of King Arthur...

16 Mar 2020

#Coronovirus: Chas Everitt postpones NLC events
#Coronovirus: Chas Everitt postpones NLC events

Chas Everitt International Property Group has decided to postpone its National Leadership Conference and Gala Awards events due to Covid-19...

13 Mar 2020

Olive branch offered to property developers in Western Cape
Olive branch offered to property developers in Western Cape

National Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, Thoko Didiza, has extended an olive branch to property developers in the Western Cape...

13 Mar 2020

For property investors it remains a buyers' market
For property investors it remains a buyers' market

Lightstone Property recently released their Residential Property Indices for March 2020....

13 Mar 2020

The perks of selling property on auction
The perks of selling property on auction

The property sector breathed a sigh of relief after Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, announced an adjustment to the transfer duty threshold in the 2020/21 budget speech...

12 Mar 2020

PayProp Annual Review of 2019 released
PayProp Annual Review of 2019 released

According to the PayProp Annual Review of 2019, rents in Gauteng overtook those in KwaZulu-Natal and the Northern Cape during the past year...

12 Mar 2020

Jawitz Properties opens office to serve Southern Suburbs
Jawitz Properties opens office to serve Southern Suburbs

Jawitz Properties Southern Suburbs has opened a new office in Newlands Village, Cape Town...

11 Mar 2020

To be sold: Amanzingwe Lodge
To be sold: Amanzingwe Lodge

Amanzingwe: Lodge, restaurant, conference centre, wedding chapels and spa. 49.5 hectares, 48 rooms, two chapels and much more, is to be sold by appointed liquidators...

Issued by Amanzingwe Holdings 11 Mar 2020

Ensuring building and office efficiency in the face of load shedding
Ensuring building and office efficiency in the face of load shedding

As Eskom carries out critical maintenance on its failing units, South African landlords and facilities managers have to implement measures of their own to ensure energy security for their properties...

By Yannick Mvudi, Issued by Excellerate Property Services 10 Mar 2020

Expect more buoyancy in affordable housing sector - expert
Expect more buoyancy in affordable housing sector - expert

High demand, easier lending conditions and transfer duty relief is driving the entry-level housing market in Cape Town with developers unable to keep up, according to property expert Toni Enderli...

Issued by Leap Communications 9 Mar 2020

#StartupStory: Hustlenomics is replacing shacks...one brick at a time
#StartupStory: Hustlenomics is replacing shacks...one brick at a time

Backyard shacks are part of the daily lives of many townships in South Africa...

By Evan-Lee Courie 9 Mar 2020

Use of personal information in gated estates
Use of personal information in gated estates

The collection and use of personal information in private estates and gated communities in South Africa is common. Visitors are often required to provide personal information to security companies...

By Clea Rawlins 9 Mar 2020

#BlockchainAfrica: How blockchain is currently courting the property sector
#BlockchainAfrica: How blockchain is currently courting the property sector

Property can be affected by blockchain in many ways, from the provenance of raw materials and transparent recording of alterations to tokenised title deeds...

By Ciaran MacDevette 6 Mar 2020

SAIBPP calls for clarity on mandate of new state bank
SAIBPP calls for clarity on mandate of new state bank

Land must be released for property development in order to drive investment and transformation...

By Tholo Makhaola 6 Mar 2020

Knight Frank launches 2020 Wealth Report revealing PIRI 100
Knight Frank launches 2020 Wealth Report revealing PIRI 100

Knight Frank has released its 2020 Wealth Report revealing the results of its Prime International Residential Index (PIRI 100)...

5 Mar 2020

The recession and the future of corporate real estate
The recession and the future of corporate real estate

There are clear trends taking place in the industry. Tenants are hard pressed to move from their existing space given the costs of relocating...

By John Jack 5 Mar 2020

Marriott expands SA footprint with opening of hotel and executive apartments
Marriott expands SA footprint with opening of hotel and executive apartments

Marriott International is expanding its South African footprint with the opening of its Johannesburg Marriott Hotel Melrose Arch and Marriott Executive Apartments Johannesburg Melrose Arch....

4 Mar 2020

Looking to buy property? It's a good time to borrow
Looking to buy property? It's a good time to borrow

South Africa is currently in what is termed a 'buyers' market', with more supply of properties than demand from buyers...

By Tim Akinnusi 4 Mar 2020

Pam Golding under investigation for allegedly accepting proceeds of fraud
Pam Golding under investigation for allegedly accepting proceeds of fraud

NEWSWATCH: The Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB) is currently looking into allegations made against Pam Golding Properties that it contravened financial laws...

3 Mar 2020

Want instant branded content?
Want instant branded content?

Want instant branded content? Biz Content Features are the easy way to align a company or brand with market reports or industry event coverage...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Mar 2020

The Property Show Cape Town
The Property Show Cape Town

Get ready Cape Town! SA's premier property expo is coming to the CTICC on 21 and 22 March, promising to be bigger and better than ever before! Don't miss it...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 2 Mar 2020

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