Province Overview

For many prospective homeowners the tranquility of most of the cities in this lush province is a big drawing card. From the holiday favourite of Jeffreys Bay to the family friendly city of Port Elizabeth, everyone lives at a different pace and with its natural beauty and plethora of outdoor activities it’s easy to see why.

With the lure of the picturesque coast and enchanting landscape even the rental properties in the Eastern Cape affords you with a tranquility you will be hard pressed to find anywhere else. You will find apartments and houses to rent for the long term and short term here.

Eastern Cape Map
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Market & Opinion
Affordably priced Cape Metro homes below R1.5m are being snapped up
08 Apr 2021
Affordably priced homes below R1.5 million are flying off the shelves in the Cape Town Metro, to the extent that there is currently a shortage of stock in this price band.
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Lifestyle & Architecture
Port Elizabeth renamed
24 Feb 2021
Name changes have been announced and published in a government gazette for the cities, towns, and airports in the Eastern Cape by Arts and Culture minister Nathi Mthetwa
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Market & Opinion
Landlords under pressure as vacancies increase
25 Jan 2021
Decreased demand for rented accommodation during 2020 pushed up vacancy levels, according to the TPN Vacancy Survey for the fourth quarter of 2020. Income constraints were cited as the biggest contributor to tenants’ early cancellation of lease agreements.
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Market & Opinion
Resilience of South Africa’s housing market reflects ongoing aspiration for home ownership
17 Dec 2020
Residential real estate, while also being impacted by the pandemic, has so far proven to be one of the more resilient sectors – as has been the case to date in South Africa where the residential property market has seen an earlier than expected rebound with momentum continuing, underpinned by 50-year low interest rates.
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