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IAPF proposes internal management & third-party funds management platform

Investec Australia Property Fund has released its financial results for the six-month period ending on the 30th of September 2020, reporting an interim distribution of 4.39 cpu, pre withholding tax, which equates to 100% of ‘Adjusted Funds from Operations’ (AFFO) for the period. “The initiatives...


Exxaro head office achieves a 6-Star green rating

The Exxaro head office in Centurion, Gauteng has achieved a 6-Star As-Built rating from the Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA) under the Green Star New Build certification system. Owned and developed by Growthpoint Properties, the green building certification integrates a broad spectrum...

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Historic La Concorde to get a new lease on life

La Concorde in the Cape Winelands town of Paarl will be getting a new lease on life. Property developers, the Giflo Group have big plans to revitalise the one-time head office of KWV. The KWV building, as it is still known, is a landmark in Paarl’s Main Road. When the site was originally chosen in...


Knowing the difference between the property valuation types

With the easy access of available information, comes the risk of misinformation and disinformation sending DIY knowledge-seekers on a wild goose chase. The property industry is far from immune to the impact of incorrect or misleading information says Schalk van der Merwe, franchisee for the Rawson...


Schroder’s independent property portfolio valuation sits at €268.6m

Schroder European Real Estate Investment Trust has provided an update on rent collection alongside a quarterly independent valuation of the property portfolio as of the 30th of September 2020. Approximately 88% of rent due as of the 21st of October 2020 has been collected which is ahead of the...