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Luxury estates, residential property developments, large farms and newly built apartments are just some of the property types you will find in this thriving province. Property investors can’t go wrong when investing in a property close to the University of the North West. Due to its proximity to two major Gauteng cities, Pretoria and Johannesburg, Hartbeespoort is a perfect place for a weekend getaway home.

The University of North West, which is in the heart of Potchefstroom, has helped the local rental property market grow from strength to strength. The allure of Rustenberg is still attracting new tenants to the area with its various property types - from apartments to beautiful townhouses

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Market & Opinion
Have Hyper Retail Centres “hit the spot”? - Retail Property Themes through lockdown and beyond
30 Mar 2021
FNB Commercial Property Finance held its Quarterly Property Market briefing recently and the focus was on key Retail Property themes. We highlight some key spending themes emanating from the data through 2020
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Market & Opinion
Home buyers heading further up the KZN North Coast
19 Feb 2021
As the appeal of the KwaZulu-Natal North Coast increases exponentially, home buyers – including those from Gauteng - seeking to make this scenic and thriving region their home are edging further northwards, particularly with new schools and commercial developments in the pipeline for these areas, says Farrah Williamson, Pam Golding Properties area principal for the region stretching from Blue Flag Westbrook Beach to Zimbali and Ballito and right through to Zinkwazi.
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Market & Opinion
Impact of pandemic on residential rental sector evident
01 Sep 2020
The PayProp Rental Index for the second quarter of 2020 shows sub-inflationary rental growth rates for April, May and June at 2.3%, 1.1% and 1.6% respectively (year on year). This is despite inflation dipping to its lowest level in years.
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Rental Arrears worsen with a further decline expected
02 Jun 2020
The first PayProp Rental Index for 2020 has been released, and with it a disturbing statistic. During March 2020, just over 20% of tenants were in arrears, increasing to almost 24% in April.
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