Pass SST savings to property buyers

Pass SST savings to property buyers. KUALA LUMPUR — Property developers will review prices of new homes in response to the government’s call for tax exemption savings on construction materials. This will be passed on to consumers. According to the New Straits Times, some said they could also apply discounts to existing units despite the …

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Buying property in Mauritius

Buying property in Mauritius. South Africans are increasingly dominating the property market in Mauritius with their buying power, contributing to growth in the construction and real estate sector. This is according to Diane Watkins, executive director of Barnes International Realty in Mauritius. Whether you want to sell your residential property or buy a new real …

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India’s first Real Estate Investment Trust

India’s first Real Estate Investment Trust. India’s much-awaited maiden real estate investment trust (REIT) is set to debut almost four years after the rules were notified and efforts by the government over the past few years to put in place regulations on par with global standards. Whether you want to sell your residential property or …

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Look for the following in a home

Look for the following in a home. Stick to your budget Don’t overbuy for your budget. Make sure you know how much you’re comfortable paying in a mortgage amount and stick to that limit, even if you’ve been approved for more. You don’t want to be in a position where you feel house poor, or …

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Boost for first-time home buyers

Boost for first-time home buyers. With the rand regaining some ground and inflation surprising on the downside this week, existing and aspirant home buyers will be relieved at the Monetary Policy Committee’s decision ON 20 September 2018 not to increase the repo rate, says Dr Andrew Golding, chief executive of the Pam Golding Property group. …

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Property sales in Turkey

Property sales in Turkey. Official data has shown that house sales across Turkey declined 12.5 percent on a yearly basis in August 2018. Turkey has had more than 67 percent yearly decrease in mortgaged sales. All of Turkey’s real estate developers have launched a new discount campaign late in August. Data from the Turkish Statistics …

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Khayelitsha Property Seller and Buyer workshops

Khayelitsha Property Seller and Buyer workshops. When: 20 October 2018Time: 13h00 registration for 14h00 start until 15h30, and 15h30 to 16h00 for networkingWhere: Khayelitsha Youth and Community Centre Trust, Isivivana Centre, Bertha Movie House, 8 Mzala Street , Ekuphumleni, Khayelitsha Whether you want to sell your residential property or buy a new real estate investment, …

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Residential property slowdown

Residential property slowdown. The SA residential property market is experiencing its worst run since the 2008-09 economic crisis. According to John Loos, household and property sector strategist at First National Bank, average house price growth has been declining for the past four years because of persistent weakness in the economy and little interest from potential …

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