With the first index published in 1997, IPD is now in its 15th year of reporting on the South African commercial property market. At the end of 2011, the total value of the IPD SA Databank included over 2,000 investments with a total value of ZAR205 billion.
From their office in Johannesburg they offer the full range of IPD benchmarking and analysis products and services, research and index production. These include:
The core IPD Portfolio Analysis Service (PAS), including Operating Costs Benchmarking Service(OCBS)
Retail Performance Benchmarking Service (RPBS)
o IPD Property Investors’ Digest
o IPD Retail Digest
o IPD Nodal Analysis
o IPD Valuation Report