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Tuesday, 10 October 2017 12:20

Property seen as a safe haven asset

It is relatively straightforward to make a good property investment when the economy and housing market are booming.

On a national average basis, a continuation of the gradual rise in average time of homes on the market prior to sales points to a housing market moving away from equilibrium, and into a space where supply exceeds demand.

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has launched their ‘Pride in The Profession: Celebrating 150 years of surveying successes’ campaign, calling on its professionals around the world to celebrate and to nominate outstanding contributions that the profession has made to society over the past 150 years.

Building activity in the South African market for new private sector-financed housing showed some marginal improvement on a year-on-year basis in both the planning and construction phases in the first seven months of 2017, based on data released by Statistics South Africa.

“As a city, we are working harder to ensure that we make our citizens happy. 

Property Point graduate, and founder and CEO of Integrico, Letty Ngobeni, has been named Business Woman of Year in the Entrepreneur category of the Gauteng regional finals of the 2017 SA Women in Property Awards presented by RICS and the Women’s Property Network.

Tuesday, 05 September 2017 16:04

SA economy exits technical recession

South Africa’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 2.5% in the second quarter of 2017, Statistician General Pali Lehohla said on Tuesday.

Monday, 04 September 2017 15:24

Thavhani Mall opens to much fanfare

Thavhani Mall in Thohoyandou, Limpopo, has opened its doors to an overwhelming public welcome.

Monday, 04 September 2017 13:25

Texton Property Fund delivers good results

Diversified property REIT, Texton Property Fund Limited (“Texton”), today announced good annual results despite a challenging year, declaring an annual dividend of 102,80 cents per share.

The hospitality and gaming industry in South Africa might be perceived as male dominated terrain but within Sun International’s sales team, women are the majority.

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