Property Flash


Equites Property Fund pleases the market with February 2024 annual results

May 15 2024 08:42 Equites Property Fund, the only pure logistics real estate investment trust (Reit) listed on the JSE has seen its share price rise 9.21% to R13.09 over the past seven days, with the market being pleased with its financial results Equites which owns assets in SA and the UK, achieved a distribution […]

Octodec Investments management says resilient assets are driving its recovery

May 14 2024 10:23 JSE-listed Octodec Investments, which owns residential and retail space primarily in the CBDs of Johannesburg and Pretoria, has reported a 6.4% decline in distributable earnings per share in its interim results for the six months to end-February 2024, blaming higher municipal costs and a tougher operating environment. This meant that Octodec’s […]

TUHF – 20 years of believing in people who believe in our cities

May 17 2024 18:00 Paul Jackson, CEO and founder of TUHF looks back on a fulfilling 20 years at the helm of the commercial property finance group and explains how TUHF is set for stellar success going forward. TUHF hasn’t had it easy trying to raise capital so that previously disadvantaged micro-to-small developers can make […]

LeaseSurance attains early success thanks to dynamic team led by Paul Schaefer

May 16 2024 16:02 Paul Schaefer, the founder of fast-growing PropTech and InsurTech startup, LeaseSurance, discusses how the group has been a trailblazing success, four years after it was founded to solve a problem which has irked hundreds and thousands of South Africans. LeaseSurance partners directly with property management companies. It uses a Deposit Free Platform at […]

Cape Town leads with 9 out 10 of SA’s most expensive suburbs

May 13 2024 21:00 Guest piece for Seef Property Group An analysis of the average selling prices in 2023 across the country by the Seeff Property Group revealed that nine of the most expensive suburbs are in Cape Town. Only Sandhurst from the Sandton/Johannesburg area makes it into the top ten. These top ten suburbs […]

The countries with the least expensive freelancers – South Africa ranks 13th 

May 13 2024 20:28 This is a guest piece for  New research has found the most countries with the least expensive freelancers, with South Africa placed 13th.  The study, conducted by invoicing software company Bookipi, used freelancing platform Upwork to find how much freelancers in 40 different countries charge on average per job. They […]

Redefine Properties acquires stake in Pan Africa Shopping Centre in Alexandra, Gauteng

May 13 2024 20:15 JSE listed Redefine Properties has concluded its acquisition of a holding in the Pan Africa Shopping Centre in Alexandra. Andrew König, Chief Executive Officer of Redefine, said the addition of the centre to the company’s portfolio demonstrated confidence in South Africa’s retail property sector. “As Pan Africa and other recent acquisitions […]