Property

Expats not snapping up property no more

Weakened sentiment towards South Africa appears to be increasingly reflected in the level of foreign citizens’ buying as well as that of South African Expats, both of which appear to be “drifting” gradually weaker. The FNB…




SA house price growth hits ‘mini-peak’

In September 2017, the FNB House Price Index showed a further mild acceleration in year-on-year growth, compared with revised August growth. However, a better momentum indicator is the month-on-month seasonally adjusted growth calculation, and this points…


Property market gloomy especially in Durban

While South Africa’s economic growth rate has accelerated marginally in recent quarters, on a year-on-year basis, to a still-weak 1.1% in the second quarter, a mild acceleration in the year-on-year rate of decline in the FNB…