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Rising cement costs hamper Nigeria's building developers
Rising cement costs hamper Nigeria's building developersArticle

Nigerian property developer Olawale Ayilara is building housing estates in the affluent Lekki district of mega city Lagos, the country's commercial engine...

Angela Ukomadu and Seun Sanni 3 days ago

Why Rosebank is Jozi's best property investment
Why Rosebank is Jozi's best property investmentArticle

Rosebank encompasses the excitement of fast-paced city life and the calm beauty of leafy suburbia, placing it in high demand...

Chris Renecle 3 days ago

Construction of R16bn Harbour Arch precinct on track
Construction of R16bn Harbour Arch precinct on trackArticle

Harbour Arch, a mixed-use development steadily taking shape on Cape Town's foreshore, is well on track according to Nicholas Stopforth, MD of Amdec Property Developments...

11 May 2021

How flexibility, community, amenities are key to sustainable apartment living
How flexibility, community, amenities are key to sustainable apartment livingArticle

According to BlackBrick founder Moritz Wellensiek, 'flexibility, community and amenities' is the three-pronged approach that is going to ensure sustainable apartment living in the Sandton CBD...

11 May 2021

Motheo Construction Group appoints Nontu Chiluvane as regional manager
Motheo Construction Group appoints Nontu Chiluvane as regional managerArticle

Motheo Construction Group director, board member and shareholder Nontu Chiluvane has been appointed regional manager, heading up the company's...

11 May 2021

New Amazon Africa headquarters to be built in Cape Town
New Amazon Africa headquarters to be built in Cape TownArticle

US retail giant Amazon will be the anchor tenant of a R4bn River Club development that has gotten the go-ahead from the City of Cape Town...

20 Apr 2021

Cresta Hotels launches new hotel in Cape Town
Cresta Hotels launches new hotel in Cape TownArticle

Cresta Hotels, one of Southern Africa`s largest hotel and business groups, has launched its very first South African hotel, Cresta Grande Cape Town...

16 Apr 2021

Radisson signs third hotel in Zambia
Radisson signs third hotel in ZambiaArticle

"We have been present in Zambia for many years and have long recognised the potential of the country. It was essential for us to complement our presence in Zambia with a resort offering in one of Africa's most visited leisure tourism destinations - the Victoria Falls."

14 Apr 2021

Erratic heritage application processes costs billions in lost investment - survey
Erratic heritage application processes costs billions in lost investment - surveyArticle

Investors and built environment professionals are extremely frustrated by the drawn-out and increasingly vague processes being encountered with heritage applications...

1 Apr 2021

Accor opens internationally-branded hotel in Bridgwater
Accor opens internationally-branded hotel in BridgwaterArticle

The new-build property is the first ibis hotel in the UK to showcase Accor's new Plaza-design throughout...

31 Mar 2021

RE Capital, Neworld launch new investment JV, Reward Properties
RE Capital, Neworld launch new investment JV, Reward PropertiesArticle

RE Capital and Neworld have launched a joint venture, offering investors the opportunity to buy into the high-end residential Portuguese real estate market...

15 Mar 2021

#BizTrends2021: Trends to expect in the township development, office, retail spaces
#BizTrends2021: Trends to expect in the township development, office, retail spacesArticle

As the fight against Covid-19 rages on, the property sector shows a bag of mixed results with some parts of the sector...

Herbert Seabelo Theledi 28 Jan 2021

Unpacking the commercial real estate landscape, rising trends for 2021
Unpacking the commercial real estate landscape, rising trends for 2021Article

While 2020 will forever be remembered as a year of unprecedented challenges and uncertainty, 2021 promises to bring exciting shifts...

John Jack 26 Jan 2021

Why a sustainable sewerage system in Kenya is vital in urban development
Why a sustainable sewerage system in Kenya is vital in urban developmentArticle

Two years ago the National Construction Authority said more than 70% of buildings in Nairobi, Kenya were unsafe for occupation..

Simon Thomas 21 Jan 2021

Top residential property trends projected for 2021
Top residential property trends projected for 2021Article

According to property entrepreneur and Only Realty owner Grant Smee, recent statistics indicate that first-time buyers are younger than ever before...

20 Jan 2021

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

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...

Andrea Tucker 7 Jan 2021

#BizTrends2021: Revitalising property markets through inner-city investment and refurbishment
#BizTrends2021: Revitalising property markets through inner-city investment and refurbishmentArticle

South Africa's property sector, in general, has shown poor performance during the Covid-19 pandemic. Property stocks have taken a significant hit, where retail and commercial office space have been hit hardest...

Paul Jackson 6 Jan 2021

Top 5 retirement trends going into 2021
Top 5 retirement trends going into 2021Article

The ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has triggered and accelerated trends particularly in the areas of health and technology...

17 Dec 2020

Board committees in property associations - the legal side of social, ethics committees
Board committees in property associations - the legal side of social, ethics committeesArticle

The duties of directors of property development-related associations have at times been an uncertain area of law...

Francois Schoeman 7 Dec 2020

Massmart launches one of its biggest distribution centres in the Western Cape
Massmart launches one of its biggest distribution centres in the Western CapeArticle

Massmart's recently launched 53,000m2 centralised distribution centre (DC) in the Western Cape is now complete...

30 Nov 2020

GBCSA appoints Attacq's Giles Pendleton as new chair
GBCSA appoints Attacq's Giles Pendleton as new chairArticle

Giles Pendleton, chief development officer of real estate investment trust Attacq, has been appointed the new chair of the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA), replacing IIse Swanepoel...

19 Nov 2020

WCPDF to tackle procurement - impeder or enabler - in final 'In Conversation' webinar
WCPDF to tackle procurement - impeder or enabler - in final 'In Conversation' webinarArticle

Earlier this year, the Draft Public Procurement Bill was published for public comment. The inaugural Sustainable Infrastructure Development Symposium (SIDSSA) was also launched from which minister of public works and infrastructure Patricia de Lille announced 276 projects...

16 Nov 2020

Bushbuckridge shopping centre set for R348m redevelopment
Bushbuckridge shopping centre set for R348m redevelopmentArticle

Nthoese Developments late last month hosted a sod-turning ceremony to mark the commencement of the redevelopment and expansion of Bushbuckridge shopping centre in Limpopo...

11 Nov 2020

GBCSA achieves 600 Green Star certifications, award winners announced
GBCSA achieves 600 Green Star certifications, award winners announcedArticle

Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) announced during the recent virtual 13th Green Building Convention that it had reached the 600-mark in Green Star certifications...

5 Nov 2020

#OrchidsandOnions: Out of the 'ordinary'
#OrchidsandOnions: Out of the 'ordinary'Article

Dove campaign: acceptance by a woman of herself and her body; Billboards for new lifestyle estate are both illegal and dangerous...

Brendan Seery 3 Nov 2020

Housing deficit, pandemic, recession, inflation - the way forward for Nigeria's real estate industry
Housing deficit, pandemic, recession, inflation - the way forward for Nigeria's real estate industryArticle

Real estate has become a global asset class and, as a developing nation, the Nigerian real estate market continues to evolve at an impressive pace...

Noah Ibrahim 2 Nov 2020

Province goes to court over River Club ruling
Province goes to court over River Club rulingArticle

In the latest battle over the planned mega-development at Observatory's River Club, the Heritage Western Cape Appeal Tribunal is being taken to court by the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works...

Steve Kretzmann 30 Oct 2020

Why a recession is actually a good time to buy property
Why a recession is actually a good time to buy propertyArticle

Now on Level 1 lockdown, it is hopeful that South Africa is on the path to economic recovery, however, there is still some way to go, with the economy anticipated to shrink by 7.8% this year...

29 Oct 2020

Giflo Group to revitalise 62-year-old La Concorde in Paarl
Giflo Group to revitalise 62-year-old La Concorde in PaarlArticle

Once the head office of KWV, the 62-year-old La Concorde building situated in the Cape Winelands town of Paarl is getting a new lease of life thanks to the Giflo Group...

23 Oct 2020

#FluxTrendsMasterclass: How brands can connect with Generation Z
#FluxTrendsMasterclass: How brands can connect with Generation ZArticle

Dion Chang, founder of Flux Trends, interviewed Praise Majwafi a young marketing consultant and creative at the Alinea Marketing Master Class to find out South African businesses can connect with the next consumer...

22 Oct 2020

Bilingual websites for SA shopping malls promote inclusivity
Bilingual websites for SA shopping malls promote inclusivityArticle

Eris Property Group has launched bilingual websites and chatbots for The Mall, KWT and Plattekloof Shopping Centre...

14 Oct 2020

Construction body calls for self-certification to overcome public sector bottlenecks
Construction body calls for self-certification to overcome public sector bottlenecksArticle

The Construction Covid-19 Rapid Response Task Team, formed during the height of the lockdown, collectively presented the minister of national public works and infrastructure, Patricia de Lille, with a medium-term plan for the activation of the industry...

8 Oct 2020

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Flyt Property Investment launches new hospitality groupArticle

Cape-based, Flyt Property Investment has launched Wink Aparthotels, a new hospitality group which aims to provide guests with the convenience of apartment living combined with the luxury and comfort of a hotel...

7 Oct 2020

Shaking the foundations: Time to change the structure of our cities
Shaking the foundations: Time to change the structure of our citiesArticle

It's easy to fall into the doom-and-gloom trap of how the current pandemic will forever change the face of cities...

Patrick McInerney, Christoph Malan, Catharine Atkins and Malika Walele 18 Sep 2020

Introducing E&T Minerals' future goals, vision and the team!
Introducing E&T Minerals' future goals, vision and the team!Article

Seven years ago, Emmanuel Ngulube and Daniel Eyre formed E&T Minerals with the ambition of building a reputable Black-owned minerals trading and brokerage house...

Issued by E&T Minerals 16 Sep 2020

Impact of remote working, changing office market could be far-reaching
Impact of remote working, changing office market could be far-reachingArticle

Ever since the Covid-19 hard lockdowns began in all seriousness across the world earlier this year, the world has been abuzz with talk of how the crisis has changed the world...

John Loos 14 Sep 2020

#WomensMonth: V&A Waterfront's Tinyiko Mageza sees opportunity everywhere
#WomensMonth: V&A Waterfront's Tinyiko Mageza sees opportunity everywhereArticle

Tinyiko Mageza talks us through her serendipitous career journey, the women who have shaped her growth, and how the V&A aims to drive meaningful impact while adapting to the pandemic...

Lauren Hartzenberg 24 Aug 2020

Paragon Architects highlights its Pullman Accra Airport City project in Ghana
Paragon Architects highlights its Pullman Accra Airport City project in GhanaArticle

The 40,000m2 Pullman Accra Airport City Hotel & Serviced Apartments in Ghana is Paragon Architects' largest design project to date and is currently under construction in Accra...

21 Aug 2020

Winde, De Lille to tackle economic recovery at WCPDF virtual events
Winde, De Lille to tackle economic recovery at WCPDF virtual eventsArticle

From August to November, the Western Cape Property Development Forum (WCPDF) will be hosting monthly interactive virtual sessions addressing the future of the construction and property development industry...

6 Aug 2020

Tanya van Lill, CEO, Savca
Private equity likely to weather Covid-19 stormArticle

The private equity industry's resilience in the face of weak macroeconomic circumstances during the 2019 bodes well for the industry's ability to navigate the Covid-19 crisis...

31 Jul 2020

New landmark shopping centre opens for trade in Cape Town
New landmark shopping centre opens for trade in Cape TownArticle

The 6,500m2 fully-let Richmond Corner shopping centre in Cape Town opened its doors this month. It is also part of Richmond Park, an 84ha site that is part of a milestone land restitution settlement...

30 Jul 2020

Webinar: Driving wealth creation through property transformation in SA
Webinar: Driving wealth creation through property transformation in SAArticle

Rainmaker Marketing recently hosted a webinar on how to make property investment more achievable...

8 Jul 2020

SAIBPP provides stepping stones for next generation of black property professionals
SAIBPP provides stepping stones for next generation of black property professionalsArticle

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

#YouthMonth: When architecture, interior design and passion collide
#YouthMonth: When architecture, interior design and passion collideArticle

As a junior 3D visualisation artist at the Paragon Group, Ashna Premji found the perfect job where her passion for both architecture and interior design collides...

Sindy Peters 12 Jun 2020

Planning is more important than prediction for Africa's property sector now
Planning is more important than prediction for Africa's property sector nowArticle

An understandable response to the economic fallout of Covid-19 is for governments, industries and businesses trying to predict the path that the global economy will take in the coming months and years...

Gerhard Zeelie 9 Jun 2020

The post-Covid-19 office of the future
The post-Covid-19 office of the futureArticle

The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted a whole new dimension to worker and building health...

Estelle Meiring 9 Jun 2020

New scholarship at UFH for Law, Accounting undergrads
New scholarship at UFH for Law, Accounting undergradsArticle

The University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape has launched a new scholarship which prioritises South African first-year, full-time Law and Accounting students at the university...

5 Jun 2020

#LockdownLessons: Phenomenal collaboration happening in the property sector
#LockdownLessons: Phenomenal collaboration happening in the property sectorArticle

Seabelo (Herbert) Theledi, founder and MD of Nthwese Developments, shares his experience of the current Covid-19 crisis and how his organisation is navigating these unusual times...

Sindy Peters 13 May 2020

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

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

Sindy Peters 4 May 2020

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