Being invested abroad likely to help local property companies

Since about 2007, SA property landlords have bought real-estate abroad as they looked to diversify against economic and currency risk

Nepi and Growthpoint set to lead JSE firms with offshore exposure in 2021

The pace of vaccination against Covid-19 remains key in bringing stability and confidence to the property sector

Hammerson says tenants battling through UK lockdown

The JSE-listed mall owner says rental collection is improving steadily with 41% of first-quarter rentals collected

Filmspace looks to connect SA’s property industry with Hollywood

The start-up has created an online marketplace for people looking for filming locations

Faced with a crumbling empire, Donald Trump will struggle to come back

President entered office worth $3bn and will leave about $500m poorer, while his buildings are saddled with more than $1bn in debt

Hammerson CFO James Lenton to step down

Lenton had overseen a successful £552m rights issue and key disposals for the group, while Hammerson also recently received a new CEO

WATCH: What the property sector offers investors

Gerhard Zeelie, divisional executive of Property Finance Africa at Nedbank CIB, talks to Business Day TV

Property investors should question pay of real-estate bigwigs

The listed property sector may have run hard between 2010 and 2017 but it has been a dismal performer since

Optimistic Schroder increases its rent collection

Value of group’s portfolio rises 2.8% in the three months to end-December

Sirius wraps up new acquisitions worth €26m

The business park owner says it is benefiting from a strong cash position and knowledge of the German market

Attacq agrees R500m sale of part of MAS stake to Mary Oppenheimer-owned firm

Property group Attacq sells part of a key asset as its tackles R11bn of debt and funds growth

WATCH: Covid-19 shakes up the commercial property landscape

FNB  commercial property strategist John Loos speaks to Business Day TV about how the commercial property sector has fared during the pandemic

Allianz takes a £400m stake in West End office portfolio

British Land sells buildings to reinvest capital in new developments and to shore up its balance sheet

Nepi Rockcastle’s malls operating at 85% capacity amid Covid restrictions

Eastern Europe landlord's assets are performing well despite the pandemic

UK shoppers back in smaller malls, Capital & regional says

The group says footfall was up 41% in the 12 days after the end of lockdown compared with the 12 days before

Stenprop cuts debt cost to make acquisitions

UK landlord hopes to become 100% invested in multilet industrial properties by 2022


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