Property Flash


Abundant opportunities in the land downunder

November 28 2023 This is a guest article by independent analyst, Keillen Ndlovu Arriving In Sydney I was last in Australia in 2018, before the world economy was effectively rest by the pandemic. Landing at Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport, one of the world’s oldest airports, after an 11.5-hour flight from Johannesburg, and adjusting to the […]

SA’s oldest pub, the Pig & Whistle Inn for sale in Bathurst

November 23 2023 Guest piece for Pam Golding Properties Situated in the quaint village of Bathurst – a hub of art, history and quirky restaurants surrounded by lush farmlands just 12km from Port Alfred – South Africa’s oldest continuously licensed pub dating back to 1832, the Pig & Whistle Inn, is on the market, priced […]

Human connection under construction with Blok’s ONE46ONM

November 9 2023 ONE46ONM is testament to Blok’s steady success as a Cape developer For many South Africans, Sea Point in Cape Town is more than just a place to live; it’s a destiny ofconnection. Dynamic property developer, Blok, understands the enticing lifestyle which the desired suburb offers which is why it has been developing […]

Is Octodec a takeover target?

November 3 2023 Octodec Investments, the JSE-listed diversified landlord which tends to invest mostly in the inner cities of Johannesburg and Tshwane, released financial results for the year to end-August 2023, in which it grew its dividend per share 3.8% to 135 cents from 130 cents. This is while numerous other listed property funds have […]

Las Vegas celebrity is competing with the best real estate agents in Nevada

November 1 2023 Cami Lincowski is standing out in Las Vegas Nevada. This businesswoman has found quick success since she appeared on TLC’s Say Yes to the Nest, selling luxury Las Vegas properties to all kinds of businesspeople, pro athletes and nightlife club owners. Born in Puerto Rico and raised in Miami, she moved to […]

Student accommodation shortage presents opportunity for property investors

October 31 2023 For Broll Auctions South Africa’s dire shortage of student accommodation continues to be an opportunity for real estate investors. “The problem of shortage of affordable student accommodation which is well-located near tertiary institutions has moved past being a mere trend and become the status quo, after more than a decade,” said Norman Raad, […]

Divercity takes its successful affordable housing model to Cape Town

October 30 2023 Divercity Urban Property Group, a company launched in Gauteng in 2018, has expanded to Cape Town by breaking ground on a mixed-use development that will see just short of 400 affordable rental apartments being constructed in Salt River. 9 Hopkins, which will also include street-level retail and leisure amenities for its tenants, […]

Sapoa helps Namibian property owners to establish industry body

October 6 2023 The South African Property Owners Association (Sapoa) is assisting the Namibian property owners in establishing the Namibian Property Association (NPA), an industry organisation similar to Sapoa. Last week, NPA’s first President, Ben Jooste, attended the 2023 SAPOA Annual Convention at Sun City.  Sapoa CEO Neil Gopal said the organisation assisted the NPA in signing […]