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Desirable Cape properties up for auction, says Business Day

Desirable Cape properties up for auction, says Business Day

A dozen prime Cape properties, including a highly desirable Cape Town central business district CBD commercial space, and one of the Atlantic seaboard’s most spectacular mansions are being sold by High Street Auctions this month.

The properties are among more …

 
Auction to honour Madiba

Auction to honour Madiba

Original Mandela pastel and gold encased stone from Madiba’s dynamite burial site among family treasures on auction to fund Qunu demo farm & other charities, says Dr Maki Mandela 

AS THE world celebrates 100 years since his birth, discussing the …

 
Ultra-luxury residential market still hot property on auction

Ultra-luxury residential market still hot property on auction

A designer five-storey villa boasting unsurpassed, endless ocean views on Cape Town’s Atlantic Seaboard is the latest in a series of unique super-luxury price band residential properties that have changed hands through an auction this year after long periods of …

 
Register off-grid energy installations or face stiff penalties

Register off-grid energy installations or face stiff penalties

Cape home-owners who fail to comply with the 2010 Electricity Supply By-Law which prohibits any private electrical generation equipment from being connected to any electrical system without the city’s consent will face stiff penalties.

Chris Cilliers, CEO and principal for …

 
Storage space is in demand

Storage space is in demand

Flexible living and property downsizing trends are creating growing opportunities for commercial property investors in the self-storage industry around the world, and South Africa is no exception.

Small retail shops are also increasingly looking for storage space.

Most of the …

 
Famous hand print of Nelson Mandela sold for R460k – MSN

Famous hand print of Nelson Mandela sold for R460k – MSN

25 October, 2018 – A lithograph of former South African president Nelson Mandela’s hand has been sold at a charity auction in Hong Kong yesterday for R462,000.

The piece, known as Impressions of Africa, features the hand print of …

 
Finding more reach for your Rand – Yael Geffen

Finding more reach for your Rand – Yael Geffen

South Africans looking to diversify their real estate portfolios to include more stable markets abroad are faced with an ever-dwindling number of accessible off-shore options as the Rand continues to waver in a local downturn cycle, but there are still …