Showing posts with category "property"

This new apartment block in Cape Town will have its own Pick n Pay

Station House, a unique, mixed-used development on Cape Town’s Atlantic Seaboard, is nearing completion, and will feature boutique signature Pick n Pay supermarket.

August 1, 2022
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This seaside town in South Africa just hit a record sales year, thanks to semigration

In recent years, more upcountry buyers have relocated permanently to the scenic Garden Route town.

July 29, 2022
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property

The property trend among South Africa’s middle class – despite economic pressure

The recent steep hike of 75 basis points in the South African Reserve Bank’s repurchase rate and subsequent rise in the prime lending rate to 9% is significant for consumers and the remainder of th...

July 29, 2022
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property

Here’s what a R20 million house looks like in Cape Town vs Joburg vs Pretoria vs KZN

South Africa’s luxury home market is continuing its activity with domestic and international interest at a peak.

July 29, 2022
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property

The cost of moving to Mauritius as an entrepreneur or retiree

Mauritius is rapidly expanding real estate investment opportunities for South African buyers as savvy developers sink capital into smaller designer builds that offer far more privacy than tradition...

July 29, 2022
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This popular shopping mall in Joburg is getting a R250 million expansion

The Vukile Property Fund has acquired the Pan Africa Shopping Centre in Johannesburg, with plans to significantly expand the mall in the coming years.

July 29, 2022
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This international property trend is proving extremely profitable for investors in Cape Town right now

Two sectors significantly leading the current commercial real estate curve in South Africa are savvy redevelopments of under-utilised commercial sites and industrial property investments.

July 28, 2022
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Why the biggest rate hike in nearly 20 years could drive investors to Cape Town

The recent highest single rise in the repo rate in nearly 20 years is likely to drive investor movement towards Cape Town which is currently seeing the strongest rental growth of the major industri...

July 27, 2022
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The average purchase price for a house in South Africa right now – and a shift in buying patterns

Data from bond originator, Ooba finds that banks in South Africa continue to offer competitive interest rates on home loans, despite the tough climate.

July 25, 2022
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Some good news for South Africa’s rental property market

The Reserve Bank’s shock 75 basis point rate hike this week pushed the prime lending rate to 8.25%, which could see demand for residential rental property go up, says TPN Credit Bureau.

July 24, 2022
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South Africans looking to downscale are moving to these Joburg estates

Lew Geffen Sotheby’s International Realty reveals where parents whose kids have left home are considering to move.

July 22, 2022
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property

Here are your options if you buy a house with a leaking roof or damp issues

The prospect of finding your dream home may distract you from seeking out the ‘nitty gritties’. Some of the details that a potential homeowner might miss could be as small as a loose door handle or...

July 22, 2022
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property