Launch of Overseas Property Sales Company - A first in South Africa
Friday, May 09, 2008
Marketing South African real estate internationally remains a committed focus
of Chas Everitt International, but the leading national property group is now
bringing the world of international property investment to South Africans.
OVC property 101
Kabous le Roux - Fri, 29 Feb 2008
Don’t keep all your eggs in one basket. Heard that one before, right?
This well known investment maxim makes perfect sense to the average South African
small investor. Even the simplest portfolio invariably consists of various asset
In addition, many small investors also go a step further, making offshore investments
to reduce their risk even further. If we readily accept the wisdom of making
some of our investments overseas, why then is investing in overseas property
still such a novelty?
REGIONAL MARKETS DEFY GLOBAL PROPERTY SLOWDOWN
Tuesday, December 12, 2007
Growth in residential property prices around the world has fallen 1.4% y-o-y
to 8.2% in Q3 2007 according to research from property specialist Knight Frank.
In its latest Global House Price Index, the firm attributes the slowdown to
tighter lending criteria across Europe and rising interest rates across much
of the Western world.