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The Inman Conference in San Francisco is an annual event where top real estate professionals from around the world meet once a year to get a feel for the state of the industry so they can put their plans together for the future. The event is

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Three of the fairytale castles nestled on the shoreline of the picturesque Noetzie Beach near Knysna on the Garden Route sold by High Street Auctions to a German buyer for R28,5m, including all furniture. The property comprises Pezula Castle, situated in its own manicured private garden

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The term “tighten your belt” has become as much a part of the South African economic landscape as “misappropriation of funds” and “budget deficit”. As the country’s financial prospects get bleaker every day, already-stretched consumers are being asked to make more cutbacks. To some, tightening their

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Following a “slow” first quarter, the property market is beginning to show promising improvements, according to Adrian Goslett, regional director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa. “Over the period of April to June 2018, Lightstone Property recorded a total of 38,055 bond registrations at the country’s

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An idea to retrofit existing buildings in African cities with 3D printed porous insulation panels to improve liveability and reduce energy consumption for cooling and ventilation has been named African winner of the Cities for our Future competition run by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). It

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Despite its phenomenal success in South Africa, Airbnb hosts could be inadvertently falling foul of their insurance policies. This is according to Louis Hay, head of Short-Term Insurance Propositions at Standard Bank Insurance Limited, who says many people don’t realise their standard residential, or ‘Personal Lines’, insurance policies typically

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Montpellier is a brand-new freehold residential development in the heart of Craigavon, Fourways, and was recently launched. Some 38 privately walled, full-title cluster homes have already been reserved off-plan. “There are many reasons for the strong interest in Montpellier, including its great location, easy access to the

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Protea Glen has more sales than almost any other suburb in the country. This is according to Nhlanganiso Sibanda, owner and operator of the Rawson Properties Protea Glen franchise, who said the reason for this is the neighbourhood’s convenient location, great amenities and remarkably affordable

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