Property Sector Charter Council CEO, Portia Tau-Sekati, said at the sixteenth Rode-REIM Property Conference in Johannesburg that the sector’s contribution to GDP showed the significant impact that the property sector had on the economy. Read more in Property sector contributes significantly to South Africa’s economy
In Bigger gains from smaller homes Berry Everitt, CEO of the Chas Everitt International property group, says that smaller homes are increasingly popular among SA buyers. This emerged from the latest FNB statistics detailing the rate of price appreciation among properties of different sizes.
Both building a home and buying an existing home have their pros and cons. The answer to what would be a better option will be based on the owner’s personal preference, individual requirements and financial situation. This according to Adrian Goslett, Regional Director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa. Read more in Buy or build?
We also take a look at some of the key changes to Sectional Title Management now that the Sectional Title Schemes Management Act (STSMA) and Community Services Ombuds Service Act (CSOSA) have been signed by the Minister of Human Settlements and the President.