At the recent SAPOA Meet the Mayor Dinner held in Tshwane, executive mayor of the city Councillor Solly Msimanga engaged with SAPOA board members, senior executives and captains of industry
API Events has launched African Property Skyline magazine. The publication covers real estate investment and development on the continent
'Bleisure' travel, says Bill Rawson, "has created some exciting opportunities in the short term rental space"
JLL SSA's 2016 Investment Review of the South African property market reports a R28.8bn increase in investment (from R18.5bn in 2015)
“StayEasy Maputo is in a magnificent location, and being part of a mixed-use development, will undoubtedly be popular with both business and leisure travellers looking for the best and latest accommodation in the economy branded sector.”
The Wedge shopping centre in Sandton will be undergoing renovations, which will be completed in December 2017
Over 3,000 property enthusiasts attend inaugural Property Buyer Show in Cape Town
Signature Lux Hotels will open its first hotel in South Africa - and Africa - in the heart of the Golden Mile, Sandton Johannesburg. The progressive hotel chain is targeting tech-savvy millennials and business travellers
Pan-African property income fund Mara Delta has enjoyed a strong nine months to March, completing key acquisitions in Mauritius and Mozambique
Alistair Anderson 2 days ago
Work has begun on a new industrial precinct situated on the slopes of the Durbanville Hills estate
Faced with the current economic instability in South Africa, SA's property landlords are considering
To protect local property buyers and keep price increases in check, governments are considering introducing additional property taxes predominantly on foreign purchases
The owners of Kenilworth Racecourse in Cape Town, home of the Met and the Queen's Plate, want to build up to 500 homes, a hotel and a restaurant on about 8ha of the property
The desire to avoid traffic jams is informing many current property purchasing decisions in Johannesburg and Cape Town, says Gerhard Kotzé, MD of the RealNet estate agency group
In an effort to meet sustainability norms, local legislation (Sans 10400 XA) stipulates that all newly erected buildings need to have solar water heaters, heat pumps or comparable technologies in place. .
Polish shopping mall and office owner, Echo Polska Properties, said on Wednesday, 5 April, that it planned to raise R1.65bn through the issue of new ordinary shares.
Poland-based real estate group Globe Trade Centre (GTC), which develops and manages properties in eastern Europe, has decided to pay regular dividends, thanks to a better than expected performance since listing in August 2016.
Alistair Anderson 23 Mar 2017
Property groups Greenbay and Resilient intend buying two Portuguese shopping centres for €219.25m. Each will pay half for a 50% stake, they announced on Thursday, 16 March.
Matthew Stevens 20 Mar 2017