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Wellington's 1871 Old Tannery gets 'artisanal' make-over
Wellington's 1871 Old Tannery gets 'artisanal' make-over

Dating back to 1871, the landmark 'Old Tannery' in Wellington is undergoing an 'artisanal' make-over that will see it transformed into a mixed-use destination...

8 hours ago

Barloworld HQ in Irene Link precinct awarded 5-star Green Star rating
Barloworld HQ in Irene Link precinct awarded 5-star Green Star rating

The first building to be completed in the mixed-use Irene Link precinct in Centurion, the Barloworld Automotive and Logistics head office has been awarded a five-star Green Star SA Design Rating v1.1...

27 Nov 2019

Upward trend in African mixed-use developments presents challenges, opportunities
Upward trend in African mixed-use developments presents challenges, opportunities

From the Cape's Harbour Arch to Cairo's The Gate, mixed-use projects in Africa are revitalising urban nodes and mirroring the international upward trend of creating multifunctional precincts in urban areas...

By Tim White 25 Nov 2019

Philippi land to be sold is not useful for farming, court told
Philippi land to be sold is not useful for farming, court told

Farm workers packed the back rows of the courtroom on the second day of the campaign by Philippi farmers against the City of Cape Town and the MEC for Local Development, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning...

By Madison Yauger 17 Oct 2019

Philippi farmers challenge City on development of agricultural land
Philippi farmers challenge City on development of agricultural land

Farmers and workers held posters and sang on the steps of the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday. They were protesting against plans to rezone part of the Philippi Horticultural Area (PHA) in Cape Town for development...

By Madison Yauger 16 Oct 2019

Mall of Tembisa to be completed by October 2020
Mall of Tembisa to be completed by October 2020

Designed by MDS Architecture for McCormick Property Development, the two-level 42,889m2 Mall of Tembisa in Gauteng is expected to be completed in October 2020...

16 Oct 2019

Here are this year's Africa Property Investment Awards winners
Here are this year's Africa Property Investment Awards winners

Now in its third year, the Africa Property Investment (API) Awards recognises innovation and outstanding achievement in the property industry...

15 Oct 2019

Construction begins on R6bn Castle Gate precinct in Pretoria
Construction begins on R6bn Castle Gate precinct in Pretoria

Development of the first phase of the multi-billion-rand Castle Gate mixed-use precinct in Pretoria is under way...

7 Oct 2019

Know your business inside out with a Biz Office
Know your business inside out with a Biz Office

New expectations of transparency and authenticity in business means things like organisational purpose, brand stories, how your company does things, what it believes in and what it stands for, can all play a part in how your company sees itself and how it is seen by others...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Oct 2019

Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019
Top ratings for Biz Rate Card 2019

Bizcommunity is excited to announce the relaunch of our Biz Product and Rate Card, featuring all-new product infographics, descriptors and more...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 27 Sep 2019

Radisson signs second Red hotel in SA
Radisson signs second Red hotel in SA

Scheduled to open in February 2021, the Radisson Red Hotel Johannesburg, Rosebank, brings the groups' African portfolio to almost 100 hotels in operation and under development...

19 Sep 2019

Cape Town's southern suburbs are hot property
Cape Town's southern suburbs are hot property

The southern suburbs of Cape Town have become increasingly popular, with value for money properties, access to good schooling, and decentralised office nodes making it a highly sought-after address...

18 Sep 2019

4 ways urban lifestyle trends are changing the property landscape
4 ways urban lifestyle trends are changing the property landscape

There's a lot of talk about future cities, many of them being the sprawling metropolises of the world. The new world order for professionals, executives, and indeed millennial behaviour is to catch a taxi to work if needed, then to walk from work to gym, move on to coffee with friends - and cycle, walk or take a quick Uber home...

11 Sep 2019

Co-working space vs. working from home
Co-working space vs. working from home

The current economic climate in South Africa has meant that businesses are letting people go at a rapid rate and more business professionals are finding themselves out of a job...

6 Sep 2019

Estienne de Klerk takes reins as SA REIT Association chair
Estienne de Klerk takes reins as SA REIT Association chair

Estienne de Klerk has been elected chair of the SA REIT Association, which represents the South African listed REIT sector...

28 Aug 2019

Old Cape Quarter refurbishment under way
Old Cape Quarter refurbishment under way

De Waterkant's Old Cape Quarter in Cape Town is currently undergoing an extensive refurbishment that will see it revitalised into a mixed-use hub including new retail and office spaces as well as 55 luxury apartments and penthouses...

7 Aug 2019

Transforming SA workspaces to enable business growth in the digital era
Transforming SA workspaces to enable business growth in the digital era

Around the world, workspace requirements are changing dramatically. Fuelled by an increasingly tech-driven business ecosystem, office spaces have to evolve in order to meet new workplace demands...

By Jonathan Turner, Issued by Excellerate Property Services 29 Jul 2019

3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office
3 steps towards 'glass boxing' your company with a Biz Press Office

Since 2001, Bizcommunity anticipated the role of company culture as intellectual capital. Biz Press Offices are a "glass box" game changer, offering a window into 18 industry communities...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Jul 2019

6 key non-financial factors driving SA's office leases today
6 key non-financial factors driving SA's office leases today

With South African businesses and the real estate sector operating in a low growth economic environment, the commercial office market is decidedly fragile...

By Ruan Zellbren-Adlam, Issued by Excellerate Property Services 5 Jul 2019

Winelands village voted tops, up for property 'Oscar' award
Winelands village voted tops, up for property 'Oscar' award

A community-focused residential and commercial village in the Stellenbosch winelands has been judged as South Africa's best mixed-use property development, placing it in line for one of the most prestigious property awards in the world...

Issued by Leap Communications 28 May 2019

Phase one of Sandton Gate development on track
Phase one of Sandton Gate development on track

Joint developers of the Sandton Gate precinct Abland and Tiber have confirmed that they are on track to complete phase one of the mixed-use development...

15 May 2019

Property developer John Rabie launches new venture in Portugal
Property developer John Rabie launches new venture in Portugal

South African property developer John Rabie has embarked on a new joint venture in Portugal, creating a €90m (over R1.4bn) residential and retail development in Amoireras, Lisbon...

3 May 2019

Amdec Group unveils R1.5bn Yacht Club in Cape Town
Amdec Group unveils R1.5bn Yacht Club in Cape Town

The Amdec Group recently unveiled its latest development The Yacht Club, a mixed-use property that includes 170 luxury residential apartments, 6,000m2 of premium-grade office space spanning two levels, and Africa's first AC Hotel by Marriott...

24 Apr 2019

Mixed-use developments on the rise
Mixed-use developments on the rise

Mixed-use developments are a shining star in the property world. Here's why they're so popular...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 23 Apr 2019

Divercity takes transfer of Towers Main, redevelopment set to begin
Divercity takes transfer of Towers Main, redevelopment set to begin

Divercity Urban Renewal Fund has taken transfer of the 30-storey Towers Main building in Johannesburg's ABSA Precinct...

12 Apr 2019

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New report: Africa to remain a compelling property investment destination

Knight Frank has published its new Africa Horizons report highlighting that office yields remained largely stable in most African markets over the past two years, anchored by patient domestic capital...

12 Apr 2019

Revitalisation of Joburg's Jewel City forges ahead
Revitalisation of Joburg's Jewel City forges ahead

The redevelopment of Jewel City in the Johannesburg CBD is under way, as Divercity Urban Property Fund revitalises six city blocks that have been closed to the public for decades...

28 Mar 2019

Construction of mixed-use Barlow Park Precinct set to start
Construction of mixed-use Barlow Park Precinct set to start

The R3bn-plus redevelopment of Barlow Park Precinct is set to start before mid-year, transforming the Sandton Central site from a sprawling corporate park into a mixed-use precinct...

4 Mar 2019

First phase of R4.5bn OR Tambo mixed-use precinct development unveiled
First phase of R4.5bn OR Tambo mixed-use precinct development unveiled

OR Tambo International Airport has unveiled the first phase of a multi-billion-rand development plan for its Western Precinct...

13 Feb 2019

Gen-Z is about to hit the property market - are we prepared?
Gen-Z is about to hit the property market - are we prepared?

Every generation has its own idiosyncrasies when it comes to property, and knowing what these are can be an ace in the sleeve for existing owners and investors...

By Tony Clarke 11 Feb 2019

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