Paul Gerard
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Malls think outside the box to win over shoppers

#BizTrends2018: Malls think outside the box to win over shoppers[Paul Gerard] Time. There is never enough of it. It is an increasingly valuable commodity for all South Africans across the entire social and economic spectrum...

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Jacques du Toit
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: The residential property market in 2018

#BizTrends2018: The residential property market in 2018
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[Jacques du Toit] South Africa's real economic growth has been on a gradual downward trend since reaching a level of 3.3% in 2011, shortly after the recession of 2008/09...

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Samuel Seeff
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Buyer's market emerging for property heading into 2018

#BizTrends2018: Buyer's market emerging for property heading into 2018
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[Samuel Seeff] The property market has shifted notably over the last 18 months as the fall-out from the weak political and economic climate, poor growth and credit downgrades continue...

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Boris Dzhingarov
SOUTH AFRICA
Office design features for optimum inspiration and productivity - Monetary Library

Office design features for optimum inspiration and productivity[Boris Dzhingarov] Nothing is more important than keeping your marketing team engaged and inspired. After all, how can they come up with innovative and creative brand-boosting ideas without an environment that fosters them?...

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Lee-Anne Bac
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Real estate sector should strengthen foundations while economy is depressed

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[Lee-Anne Bac] The property sector has seen exceptional growth and expansion over the past ten years, but in keeping with the more recent deterioration of general economic circumstances...

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Scott Field
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Upping our game in the commercial property sector

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[Scott Field] The commercial property industry saw peaks and troughs in the past year and what I am happy to have observed is landlords finding new, creative ways to source new tenants and retain existing tenants...

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Simon Black
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Commercial property at the mercy of shambolic politicking - trends for 2018 and beyond

#BizTrends2018: Commercial property at the mercy of shambolic politicking - trends for 2018 and beyond
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[Simon Black] 2017 was a tough trading year for the commercial property sector...

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Malcolm Horne
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Sub-Saharan Africa real estate opportunities abound

#BizTrends2018: Sub-Saharan Africa real estate opportunities abound
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[Malcolm Horne] To some people, Africa south of the Sahara is an unknown - a region of which to be wary. But to informed investors and entrepreneurs...

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Paul Stevens
SOUTH AFRICA
What are the main issues that affect property prices in SA?

What are the main issues that affect property prices in SA?
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[Paul Stevens] The answer is more complex than it would seem at face value. There are various factors at play, the most important being market conditions which affect so many elements including the cost of loans...

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Berry Everitt
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Property market will not 'fall off a cliff' in 2018

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[Berry Everitt] Negativity seems to be in fashion in SA's real estate industry, especially since the Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS)...

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Dr Andrew Golding
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Six trends set to gather momentum in the property market

#BizTrends2018: Six trends set to gather momentum in the property market[Dr Andrew Golding] Here are the key trends we believe will gather momentum in the property market in 2018...

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Zandile Makhoba
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Industrial accommodation supply set to increase in 2018, but demand may soften

#BizTrends2018: Industrial accommodation supply set to increase in 2018, but demand may soften[Zandile Makhoba] 2017 was not the greatest year for South Africa and while the technical recession was short-lived...

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Hassan Shaikh
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Workplace design trends in South Africa

#BizTrends2018: Workplace design trends in South Africa[Hassan Shaikh] With all the changes that are shaping the way we view our world and how we interact with our environments...

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Neil Cameron
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Trends in HVAC and smart building technology

#BizTrends2018: Trends in HVAC and smart building technology
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[Neil Cameron] Over the last decade we have seen a continual refinement in heating ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) and building technology...

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Paul Keursten
SOUTH AFRICA
#BizTrends2018: Redefining space to work, learn, live and play

#BizTrends2018: Redefining space to work, learn, live and play[Paul Keursten] The way people work has changed dramatically over the last few years and this has had a fascinating impact on the spaces they need and how they use them...

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SOUTH AFRICA
Staging your commercial property for a quicker sale

Staging your commercial property for a quicker sale[Leon Breytenbach] When selling a residential property, it is a common practice to de-clutter, display some nice pieces of furniture, place a vase or two of bright fresh flowers and an aroma of freshly baked cookies in order to...

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SOUTH AFRICA
Drones, a useful tool for the commercial real estate market

Drones, a useful tool for the commercial real estate market
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[Leon Breytenbach] Drones, also known as remote piloted aircraft or RPAs, have become increasingly popular in recent years, both recreationally as well as commercially...

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Adrian Goslett
SOUTH AFRICA
Finding the ideal coastal investment

Finding the ideal coastal investment
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[Adrian Goslett] Much debate surrounds the topic of whether or not a holiday home is a viable investment, especially when you consider the costs involved in maintaining and managing a second property...

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Samuel Seeff
SOUTH AFRICA
#MTBPS2017: Mini budget's sobering economic outlook points to period of prudence for property market

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[Samuel Seeff] The key messages to take out of Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's maiden mini budget presentation to parliament all point to a period of prudence for the property market...

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SOUTH AFRICA
Poor hurt most by e-tolls and petrol price hikes increasing property value

Poor hurt most by e-tolls and petrol price hikes increasing property value[David de Waal] The high cost of petrol does not only diminish consumer bank balances but also influences where people choose to buy a home...

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