More than 500 luxury South African properties are now being showcased to hundreds of millions of Apple users in the US, UK and Australia after the company secured an exclusive Real Estate Advertiser Deal with the newly launched Apple News.
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Stock shortages, bigger demand due to new developments and fewer days on the market before a property sells are all part of Seeff’s predictions for the property industry in the greater Pretoria area for 2016.
“A lot of new commercial development is taking place in Pretoria
Absa Home Loans property analyst Jacques du Toit reports steady single-digit growth in building activity related to new private sector-financed housing in South Africa was recorded in the first three quarters of 2015 compared with the corresponding period in 2014. This is based on data published
New secure developments are often launched with much fanfare and excitement. But one of the best indicators of the success of economic policy in South Africa would be a decline in demand for such “enclaves”. This is according to John Loos, FNB Home Loans household
Moving into a fixer-upper that needs work tends to come with a cost. And bathrooms and kitchens are at the top of that list. If you go with standard renovation companies and contractors, you will leave with quotes of about R150,000 to R500,000, depending on
[caption id="attachment_1176" align="aligncenter" width="707"] Soho Junction in Broadacres, Johannesburg. 33% of first-time home buyers are opting for sectional title over freehold homes.[/caption]
The overall demand for sectional title property has risen year-on-year by almost 7%. First-time homebuyers (FTBs) are driving the sectional title market, with 56%
Being a private landlord means you’re both a property and relationship manager. If you are not up for signing away a portion of your monthly rental to a rental agent, we’ve got you covered. Letting specialist, with almost 1,400 rental agreements concluded in the past
More R10m-plus homes were sold in the third quarter of 2015 than in the corresponding quarter last year. This is according to figures by HomeBid, which show a higher number of super-luxury homes were sold in the belt from northern Johannesburg to Pretoria, which are
As sectional title apartments and townhouses become the homes of choice for an increasing number of buyers, the role of the trustees in sectional title schemes becomes ever-more important.
“Ultimately it is the trustees who make for a successful scheme where home values are protected and
Alberton’s central location and its proximity to good schools and employment opportunities is attracting an influx of cash buyers in search of affordable accommodation.
This is according to Leonard Fourie, GM of the Harcourts 1 Vision franchise in Alberton, who notes: “The percentage of cash buyers