GDP growth slowed in the 4th quarter of 2015. The broad year-on-year slowing growth trend since 2012 is still intact, and wage bill growth may have to be trimmed through labour shedding, reports John Loos, FNB Home Loans household and property sector strategist.
Fourth Quarter GDP
The FNB House Price Index’s year-on-year inflation rate “treads” water, as lower base effects play a key role, but month-on-month growth continued to slow, reports John Loos, FNB Home Loans household and property sector strategist.
The FNB House Price Index for February 2016 rose by 6.5%
Investors from other African countries continue to show a strong appetite for residential property in South Africa, particularly in Gauteng province. They are from across the continent with most frequent investors originating from Nigeria, Angola, Ghana, Uganda, Gabon, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Congo and Mozambique.
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With kitchen renovations possibly being one of the most expensive room revamps one can undertake in a home, it makes sense to spend as much time as possible in the planning phases as mistakes are not easily undone, says Anne Porter, head of Knight Frank
Sectional title ownership is largely misunderstood by many prospective buyers who are not fully aware of what shared ownership of common property schemes entails. David Rebe, CEO of Sandak-Lewin Property Trust, says that it is therefore pertinent for first-time buyers to understand exactly what sectional
Business and leisure tourism along with the continued migration of people to the Cape metro are set to boost the rental market. The weak economic outlook and resultant interest and cost hikes will give it added impetus, according to Samuel Seeff, chairman of the Seeff
Household Sector and Mortgage Credit growth accelerated slightly in January, but is not foreseen to be the start of a rising trend, reports FNB Home Loans household and property sector strategist John Loos, in the bank’s latest Mortgage Market Barometer.
On a year-on-year basis, the growth
Becoming a home inspector will soon become the career of choice for many South Africans. Bryan Chaplog, CEO of the Estate Agency Affairs Board (EAAB), which falls under the Department of Human Settlements, has stated that a target of creating 10,000 new jobs for home
Clorox South Africa is very proud to announce that its newly improved Glad Cling Wrap with 1.5x Tighter Seal, has been voted Product of the Year 2016 in a survey of over 5,000 South African consumers in the Food Packaging category.
For over 45 years in
Renovating and worried about security? We have some tips for you! Remodelling or renovating your home is stressful enough without the added anxiety of home security. Whether the job is big or small, renovating exposes your home to extra security threats, and trying to monitor your