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Proof that Gautengers prefer Plett

According to Helen Ward, principal of Helen Melon Properties in Plettenberg Bay, statistics between 2014 and 2020 show that nearly 50% of their sales

Rawson moors on Mauritian shores

This month the Rawson Property Group starts business in Mauritius for the first time. According to group MD Tony Clarke this expansion will provide new investment opportunities

Val de Vie bags international award

This month, Val de Vie Evergreen scooped up the award for the Best Leisure Development in the World at the 2021 International Property Awards.

Demand drives sales for new La Lucia development

Demand is high for centrally located, well-priced residential property in the popular La Lucia area, north of Durban. A case in point is Kent, a nine-storey, 63 unit residential development.

Silver lining

Lifestyle – Conversations around where to retire take a different tack as pandemic-induced economic pressure increases. Is South Africa or Mauritius more appealing?

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Proof that Gautengers prefer Plett

Feb 24, 2021
According to Helen Ward, principal of Helen Melon Properties in Plettenberg Bay, statistics between 2014 and 2020 show that nearly 50% of their sales here were too buyers from Gauteng, with 26,6% being from Plettenberg Bay and 11,8% from the Western Cape. “Historically, sales were for holiday and retirement homes,” says Ward, “but recent indications …
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Silver lining

Feb 23, 2021
Conversations around where to retire take a different tack as pandemic-induced economic pressure increases. Is South Africa or Mauritius more appealing? WORDS: DEBBIE HATHWAY – PHOTOS: SUPPLIED The global work-from-home trend is seeing an uptick in property sales in smaller cities and towns – and islands for that matter – as people swap out city …

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A new city vibe

Feb 23, 2021
Designed by one of South Africa’s foremost architects, the Mother City’s newest hotel Vïb not only offers all the hospitality bells and whistles, it also has a trendy art gallery dedicated to showcase African art to the world WORDS: STAFF REPORTER – PHOTOS: SUPPLIED The new Vïb hotel in Green Point, Cape Town, is where the …

Barefoot luxury

Feb 16, 2021

Sunshine and happiness

Feb 09, 2021

Laid-back luxury

Dec 11, 2020

Blank canvas

Dec 08, 2020

Let's go outside

Dec 01, 2020
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Job-hunting? Become a property entrepreneur

Dec 11, 2020
If having your own property business is in your dreams, here’s where and how to make it a reality WORDS: HELENE MEISSENHEIMER – PHOTOS: SUPPLIED Small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs) have a crucial role to play in SA’s economic recovery, says Bonga Xulu, regional portfolio manager, Trust for Urban Housing Finance (TUHF) in Johannesburg. …
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