Investing >>

SONA 2020: Industry players call for action to boost Property Investor Confidence

The 2020 State of the Nation Address (SONA) is on everyone’s minds and it’s clear that our President and his cabinet have a lot of work ahead of them.

Companies >>

R500 million Vukile unsecured bond oversubscribed

Vukile Property Fund, on Tuesday, announced that its R500 million senior unsecured corporate bonds with three and five-year maturities were both substantially oversubscribed.

Gauteng >>

Soweto's humble Property Giant, Richard Maponya praised for Township Development

Business icon Richard Maponya, who died early on Monday, has been praised for establishing Soweto's mega R650m Maponya Mall that opened in 2007. It was the first investment of its size in a township in South Africa.

Western Cape >>

Big Property Developments expected to fire up Cape Town

A number of new modern commercial and luxury residential developments, including hotels, are on track to come out of Cape Town’s soil, setting existing establishments in the area aflutter with dreams of tourist gold.

KwaZulu-Natal >>

KZN gets R1.3 billion Warehouse facility to house Pepkor

Equites Property Fund (JSE: EQU), whose footprint extends to the UK, said on Tuesday that it will be developing a 122 734 square metre logistics warehouse facility in Hammarsdale, KwaZulu Natal to house JSE-listed retailer Pepkor (PPH).

Mpumalanga >>

R7bn to boost Industrialization in Mpumalanga’s Nkomazi

The recent designation of the Nkomazi Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in Mpumalanga will contribute significantly to the economic and industrial development of the Nkomazi region and the province at large.

Infrastructure >>

Public Works resolving Eskom municipal debt

The Department of Public Works and Infrastructure (DPWI) has begun reconciling and verifying debt owed to Eskom by the country’s 257 municipalities.

International News >>

How advanced data analytics is boosting shopping centre performance

Shopping centre owners for years have been investing in technology – from cutting-edge facial recognition, to understanding how people shop with WiFi – to stay relevant and profitable.