Property News - September 2017
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Global House Price Index Gains Momentum. A year ago “slow and steady” was the order of the day with the narrative surrounding global house prices one of convergence. Our latest round-up however shows the outliers are returning.
Question marks over Brexit, Donald Trump and “junk status” mean investors are facing more uncertainty than ever before. Although these issues may impact markets in the short term, it is important not to be distracted by market volatility and lose sight of longer term opportunities.
Increasing the height of buildings and dividing developments into smaller units could help address the lack of affordable housing in Cape Town’s CBD.
The purpose of this article is to explain the laws and policies that determine how property rates and other services are charged to erven that do not have residential homes on, but form part of the garden of a person’s residence.
Construction of a landmark affordable housing project at Bridge City is due to start within weeks, marking another step toward realising the development’s bold vision. A joint venture between Tongaat Hulett and eThekwini Municipality, Bridge City is positioned as a mixed-use precinct able to cater to a broad range of constituents.