|Property is the world's most popular investment today, no doubt about it and the ability to invest in offshore property via various JSE-listed companies is a welcome news for investors looking to diversify their portfolios. Read more in Good time to look offshore
According to Gail Cawood, rental manager for Knight Frank Residential SA, tenants need to be constantly aware of all the things that might not “add up” when they look for a property to rent. In Rental scam warning signs she tells us what to look for when searching for a new property to rent.
Sectional Title Owners often think of reasons why not to attend their Annual General Meeting but, Michael Bauer, general manager of IHFM says that owners of units need to realise that if they do not attend the AGM of their scheme, they cannot really complain if they do not agree with decisions that have been made. Read more in Reasons to attend AGM
In Focus On this week, we take a closer look at Middelburg, Mpumalanga in the heart of South Africa's coal mining industry. Chris de Jager from Pam Golding Properties says that economic growth in the Middelburg area in general has presented considerable business opportunities, including those in the commercial and residential property market.