Sector more like equities than bonds.

Monday, 05 February 2007 02:00

Funds with bad habits

Listed property fund managers are eagerly preparing to join the globalising trend of property that will bring more capital,greater liquidity and higher prices. But they're ignoring some bad habits that they will have to change before international investors rate them equal to Australian, American or European funds. 
Funds are devouring each other to crack the R15bn-plus market capitalisation that would attract big international investors. Their managers are debating how best to change their property unit trusts and property loan stock companies into real estate investment trusts (Reits) - the format that is understood throughout the world.

Wednesday, 13 December 2006 02:00

Listed property prospects ‘good’

The listed property sector looks likely to remain a good investment prospect next year.

In a surprise turn of events, ApexHi Properties’ new C units, which were introduced on to the JSE’s main board six weeks ago, have doubled in value in the first month of trading.

Thursday, 16 November 2006 02:00

Property recovers but volatility remains

The South African listed property sector has regained most of the losses that occurred in the second quarter of this year. But analysts do not rule out further price volatility in the sector in the short term as uncertainty around interest rates and inflation figures persists.

The South African listed property sector has stabilised after its unit prices plunged in value following the interest rate hike in the US

Wednesday, 24 May 2006 02:00

SA listed property sector feels the heat

The South African Listed Property Index has come down 8% since May 12 as the property sector, along with other asset classes, weakened following higher interest rates in the US

Wednesday, 14 December 2005 02:00

Capital market ‘drives phenomenal growth’

Capital market ‘drives phenomenal growth.

Wednesday, 07 December 2005 02:00

Paraprop portfolio grows

Paraprop lifts distributions as portfolio grows, costs dip

Monday, 08 August 2005 02:00

Resilient's distributions surge 12,25%

Listed property loan stock company Resilient Property Income Fund's distributions surged 12,25% for the six months to June compared with the same period last year

Page 2 of 6

Please publish modules in offcanvas position.