Office space being converted

Office space being converted. Presistently high office vacancies, particularly in city central business districts (CBDs), continue to spur conversions to residential units. The latest SA Property Owners’ Association (Sapoa) office vacancy report revealed that the national office vacancy rate declined by 0.4 percentage points to 11.1 percent in the second quarter of this year while the …

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Dubai as a property investment

Dubai as a property investment. Expats should invest in property priced below Dh1.5 million, which is the most stable segment and offers best long-term returns, according to real estate market analysts. For a family that has money to invest, we would also advise to stick below Dh1.5 million price point, which represents the most stable …

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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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Soweto Workshop South Africa Property Network

Soweto Workshop working with South Africa Property Network – SAPIN When: 4 October 2018Time: 18h00 registration for 18h30 start until 22h00Where: Soweto Theatre – Cnr Bolani Link and Bolani Rd, Jabulani, Soweto, 1868Topic: How technology will make it easier to transact Whether you want to sell your residential property or buy a new real estate …

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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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Retail innovation is knocking

Retail innovation is knocking. Retail trends continue to evolve with the speed and complexity of innovation gaining faster pace every year. What was deemed innovative only a year ago may now be a distant memory and forward-thinking businesses are leading the charge; they are on an accelerated trajectory, driving concepts that are reshaping the retail …

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Investing on the Sunshine Coast

Investing on the Sunshine Coast. Nearly a third of the full title erven in phase one in East London’s Olivewood Private Estate and Golf Club have sold, proving the ongoing demand for secure living in an idyllic location with easy access to all amenities. Whether you want to sell your residential property or buy a …

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State to obtain undeclared properties

State to obtain undeclared properties across Greece. Some 100,000 private properties are expected to gradually pass into state ownership by the end of 2019, because they have not been declared to the national cadaster. The deadline for declarations of ownership at 111 cadaster offices in areas where the registering process has been completed is set …

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