Property

Upmarket homes take price hit

While sales in affluent suburbs are lacklustre,  sales at the lower end of the property market are starting to sparkle

What water issues? Cape Town ranks number two on global luxury property market

Cape Town’s luxury property market was ranked second on the Prime International Residential Index 100, which tracks the value of luxury homes

What the lay of the land may be

Whatever route the ANC goes, a balance has to be found between property rights and restitution

Mid-income SA scores on housing

South Africans have it better than most, except for that whole exchange rate business

Property prices out of kilter with economy – but falling in line

The economy may have dipped into recession, and interest rates and unemployment are rising, but the residential prices continues to grow.

Homeowners unlock new wealth in affordable housing

When it comes to affordable housing, the potential to create wealth is huge.

Understanding property valuation

Ever wondered how the value of your property is determined? We interview the director of the Johannesburg valuations department to find out.

Bitter tussle over Moeletsi Mbeki mansion

Moeletsi Mbeki's former lover is fighting his attempt to evict her and her children from their R3-million home.

Mugabe’s man shells out R185m for prime SA property

The head of Zim's Marange diamond firm, a trusted Mugabe lieutenant, has paid inflated prices for prime real estate in KwaZulu-Natal and Sandton.

Have a proper investment plan

Investment articles are useful, but when making investment decisions you need to look at your entire financial situation to see if it makes sense.

Is a family trust the best option?

There are cost implications in transferring existing property into a trust which needs to be weighed against the benefits.

Property transactions must be transparent

Buyers, sellers and estate agents should welcome the Property Transaction Kit, which may keep transactions in line with the Consumer Protection Act.

Latest

NGOs ask ConCourt to order that shops can sell baby clothes during lockdown

The organisations say lockdown regulations are unconstitutional because they do not protect the best interests of children

Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

Press Releases

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world