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Wednesday, 06 September 2017 13:23

Public liability - What are they claiming for?

Liability insurance is an important aspect for businesses of all shapes and sizes.

Property Studies students make their mark in the property sector.

Following the liquidation order of Dairybelle, two Epping properties belonging to the company went under the hammer recently for R66 million. Giant Sweets was the successful bidder.

The latest Property Sector Market Size report by the Property Sector Charter Council research report shows that the sector in South Africa is estimated to be valued at R5.8-trillion. 

Indluplace Properties Limited, the first residential focused REIT listed on the JSE, today announced that it has concluded an agreement with the Buffet Group to acquire 2 914 residential units with 3 400m² of associated retail space for a purchase price of approximately R1,4 billion.

The South African property sector is making reasonable efforts towards transformation, but it needs to pick up pace.

While Nigeria’s economic downturn created adverse conditions for international companies operating in the country, leading construction and property solutions company, Profica, adopted an astute approach to doing business that enabled them to weather the storm. 

JSE diversified REIT - Dipula Income Fund (Dipula) - today reported strong interim growth with a 9,5% increase in distributable earnings on the prior period.

MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of investment decision support tools worldwide, including indexes, portfolio risk and performance analytics and ESG research, has released the IPD South Africa Annual Property Index, which shows the South African property investment sector delivered an ungeared total return of 11.1% in 2016.

Following extensive industry consultation, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is tightening up requirements for RICS professionals and regulated firms working in the land, property and construction sector, with the publication of a new global professional statement on conflicts of interest.

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