If suburbs with lower crime rates are more attractive to property buyers and tenants, and can attract higher sale and rental prices, why is Western Cape property some of the most expensive in the country? According to property data analytics company, Lightstone - which used crime

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Q Hi, investing in property overseas makes me nervous as I am doubtful of my capacity to manage it as well as I am able to manage my local portfolio simply due to me not being physically present. Is this one of the advantages of owning

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Grassy Park’s newest development, Cedar Place – developed by Asrin Property Developers – launches this month. The apartment complex will consist of 98 units (14 studios and 84 two-bedroom, one-bathroom apartments) in three- and four-storey walk-up blocks. Prices range from R499,900 to R659,900 (including VAT and transfer fees). “Whether you’re

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In the recent case of the body corporate of Empire Gardens v Sithole, the body corporate applied for the sequestration of an owner in the sectional title scheme to recover their arrears levies after they had exhausted all other remedies. The benefit of a sequestration order

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Q Hi, Can you explain the concept of an asset class experiencing a bubble or being overvalued? Based on your last article, the UK student property market seems to be a good asset class to invest in. I take it you don’t believe the UK student

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