Cape Town’s rental market is currently very buoyant, with data compiled by economists at Rode & Associates revealing that rental inflation for 2015 was 9.6%, while the national average rental inflation during the same period averaged 6%.
Lorraine Dellbridge, rentals manager for Lew Geffen Sotheby’s International
The real estate market is a competitive space, with daily newspapers, weekend papers, and online media all carrying property related adverts. Similar properties are for sale on the same platforms, undoubtedly influencing the reach of the property being advertised.
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Amanda Cuba’s love for and interest in real estate was fostered from the age of 12, studying the newspapers’ various property pages. She quickly developed a head for real estate, how its supply and demand dynamics influenced price and in turn suburb appeal.
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