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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 …

 
Mauritius embraces development challenges as opportunities

Mauritius embraces development challenges as opportunities

In less than two decades, Mauritius has undergone an extensive economic transformation, deftly exchanging its diffident agricultural mantle for a new incarnation; one of the most competitive sub-Saharan economies dominated by flourishing real estate and development sectors.

This is largely …