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Small town property sales boom as people leave the city
06 May 2022
Lightstone data shows that about 20% fewer people are now moving from cities to cities with more choosing to relocate to smaller towns, especially since the onset of the pandemic. According to the Seeff Property Group, more people are also purchasing second homes in small towns.
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Market & Opinion
National housing report - Housing market activity subsides
26 Jan 2022
The fourth quarter of 2021 revealed a change in tide for the property market, either owing to seasonality or to the start of equilibrium following the first interest rate hike since the pandemic hit in 2020.
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Market & Opinion
Property buyers vote with feet for well-run municipalities
19 Jan 2022
If anyone needed confirmation that municipal management is an increasingly important issue for homeowners and buyers, it would be easy to find in the recent property sales records for the pretty towns along the Western Cape coast that fall into the Overstrand and Cape Agulhas municipalities.
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Market & Opinion
Housing Market Continues to Exceed Expectations
20 Oct 2021
Rather than subsiding to pre-COVID levels of activity, as was predicted in the RE/MAX National Housing Report for Q2 2021, the property market continues to exceed expectations in the third quarter of this year.
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