Every year, the Tile Africa team travels to Cersaie - the tile and bathroom ware industry exhibition held in Bologna, Italy. This is a spectacular show where current and future trends that have shaped, or will soon shape, the local industry are showcased for the
Tile designs just got a whole more creative. Today, advances in inkjet technology allow for exquisite printing and finishes on tiles – keeping up with design trends.
Inkjet technology now allows designers to create visuals never before imagined: images can be combined, overlaid and altered, opening
Florida, to the west of Johannesburg, began its life as a mining town, and many of its older homes are similar to the standard “mine houses” and low-rise “council flats” one can find in many other former dormitory suburbs right across the Witwatersrand.
“However, as it
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November property statistics released by bond originator ooba show positive year-on-year property trends, despite weak economic conditions and a rising interest rate environment.
Rhys Dyer, ooba CEO, said: “Demand for property
In anticipation of the US Federal Reserve bank hiking its benchmark Fed Funds interest rate, the first rate hike in the US in almost a decade, the South African Reserve Bank took proactive action by hiking the interest rate by 25 basis points at the
2015 has been a busy year for everyone. We at HomeTimes want to know what industry heavyweights are thinking about as the year draws to a close. Some are concerned about buyers, others sellers, and still others society in general. But what is it that
Building loans are used to finance the construction of a house on vacant land or to finance additions and renovations to an existing home. But with building loans, it's important to remember that a portion of the approved loan amount is retained by the bank,
As the holidays fast approach, so does the panic of keeping the family entertained. Board games have long been a firm favourite of families when it comes to passing time during the holiday season. One of the most popular board games of all time is
Recent industry statistics reveal that the demand for sectional title property saw steady growth in 2015, with total development plans for sectional title units increasing from 10.9% of total plans passed in early 2000 to 38% in early 2015. David Rebe, CEO of Sandak-Lewin Property Trust,
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Electricity prices rose by more than 12% this year, compared to the previous financial year, and next year is expected to be much the same and the year thereafter. If you divide the pie of household