Battle of the malls
The platinum belt is booming for mall owners but in higher-end, big-city SA, rentals are falling
Not all shopping centres are born equal, a fact that is becoming abundantly clear as JSE-listed mall owners try to navigate what is turning out to be a bumpy road to recovery.
SA’s retail property sector has been hard hit by on-off lockdown trading restrictions for the past 18 months. Shopping activity has been further curtailed by the July riots in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng...