The PayProp Rental Index has revealed that nationally, rental growth slowed to 4.14% in the last quarter of 2018. This is versus 5.39% over the same period in 2017. Nevertheless, it was the first quarterly uptick in the rental growth rate in two years, and
University of Mpumalanga calls on private homeowners to help alleviate the shortage in student accommodation.
While the number of students at the University of Mpumalanga are predicted to increase to 50,000 in 2019 and 2020, demand for accommodation outstrips supply by a large margin.
Carien Brink, Seeff’s
Traditionally, when renting out a property, a landlord would charge a tenant for the first month’s rental and a deposit equal to the first month’s rental prior to giving the tenant occupation to the property. The difficulty with this model is that it is affecting
Do you know your title deeds from your transfer duty? Or the difference between your net asset value and your gross income? Property, as with most professional industries, has a number of terms and concepts that are important to understand, but not necessarily part of
Boasting what is arguably Cape Town’s best view of the Cape Peninsula, with contemporary grand designs featuring the latest technology, as well as a nature reserve on its doorstep, there’s no denying that Baronetcy Estate in Plattekloof, is the “Atlantic Seaboard” of the Northern Suburbs.
This was always going to be one of South Africa’s toughest budgets with enormous pressure on government resources in an extremely difficult economic environment. Under the circumstances, relatively new Finance Minister Tito Mboweni can be praised for his disarming honesty and openness about the vast
So you bought a new home, it has registered in your name and you need to move. But the last time you moved it was just you, your girlfriend and her cat. Now, eight years later, you have two cats, a dog and two children.
Some 70% of units have already been sold in the first phase of Asrin Property Developers’ Gemstone Estate development within Cravenby Estate. With construction just months away from completion, interest in phase one, The Topaz, remains high.
Rehana Moosa, marketing executive at Asrin says: “Uptake has
Herschel Jawitz, CEO of Jawitz Properties, says that the National Budget 2019 announced by Finance Minister, Tito Mboweni, shows just how little financial room the country has to manoeuvre, given the current economy and the state of our finances. Consumers will no doubt be worse
Minister Tito Mboweni’s first Budget is likely to be a “tough” one, with economic weakness constraining revenues along with a seemingly endless list of urgent spending priorities - some bordering on crises - giving him little room to manoeuvre.
But under-pressure government finances are nothing new.