Wednesday, 06 February 2019 13:27

Re-rating on the cards for SA REIT sector

South Africa’s real estate investment trust (SA REIT) sector is heading for a re-rating; the question is whether the sector will rally this year or next?

2018 was a challenging year for the South African property market, with negative real price growth in the residential property market and slowing market activity.

Rowan Alexander, Director of Alexander Swart Property, says that from time to time he is forced to remind clients that the 72 hour clause contains concepts which they may have not fully understood.

JSE specialist shopping centre REIT, Hyprop, continued delivering strong growth in a tough economy with a total dividend per share of 756,5 cents for the year to June 2018, which was 8,8% higher than last year.

IAPF achieves AUD1.0bn portfolio value milestone through acquisitions and active asset management

Monday, 26 February 2018 12:41

No wealth tax but taxing the wealthy

In his 2018 Budget Speech, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has found a balance between raising taxes on the wealthy, broadening the tax base and providing a safety net for the poor.

The FTSE/JSE South African Listed Property Index (SAPY) achieved total returns of 17.2% in 2017, building on its performance of returns of 10.2% in 2016, to deliver double-digit growth to investors for the second year in succession.

Monday, 26 June 2017 10:31

Make your bond work for you

When deciding to buy a home, there are a few things a purchaser will have to consider.

Listed property continues to be an attractive investment compared with other asset classes, but it is likely to achieve single digit total returns this year.

Quarterly property statistics released by ooba, South Africa’s largest bond originator, show that residential property price growth is slowing as the supply of residential property outstrips purchasing demand.

Page 1 of 5

Most Popular

Exceptional festive retail performance reported from Flanagan & Gerard shopping centres

Jan 31, 2019
PAUL GERAD
Strong December retail trade was recorded by the Flanagan & Gerard Property Development &…

Unlocking property ownership for entrepreneurs is a key to building a legacy

Jan 30, 2019
GEORGE MUCHANYA
Four property industry experts share their insight into thriving in the property…

RDI Completes Three Retail Park Lettings to Strong Covenants on Favourable Terms

Jan 30, 2019
ADRIAN HORSBURGH
RDI, the income focused UK-REIT, has agreed three new high quality lettings at two of its…

Growth in household credit balances accelerated in 2018 from 2017

Jan 31, 2019
Jacques Du Toit Absa Home Loans
The value of outstanding credit balances in the South African household sector increased…

Please publish modules in offcanvas position.