Property Trends Outlook for 2024: Building on the Momentum of Women in Real Estate

In the wake of the transformative property landscape in South Africa, Rainmaker Marketing reflects on the monumental strides made over the past year, propelled by the significant role women have played in reshaping the industry. As we step into 2024, the momentum gained in 2023, with women emerging as the primary driving force in property ownership, is expected to continue reshaping the real estate sector.   Continued Rise of Women in Property Ownership The latest...

KZN Property Development’s Leading Lady

Being a female leader in the property development industry is tough, and with a tenure of almost 30 years in the property development game, Pam Naidu’s commitment to her career has meant she has taken every challenge in her stride – and succeeded.  Pam, Director of Sales and Marketing at Devmco Realty, leads her sales team successfully and inspires and motivates others with her determination and tenacious nature. The property development industry is a fast...

South Coast Living

From fresh starts to exciting new chapters, Renishaw Hills is the perfect setting to enjoy what ought to be the summer of your life. Set on the pristine mid-South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal, an award-winning home in their established village gives you the chance to live the holiday whilst celebrating the best of indoor and outdoor living, just as Mother Nature intended. With loads to see and even more to do every single day, their beautiful location,...

Opportunities For Investors

The EB-5 Regional Centre Immigrant Visa Programme has been given long-term reauthorisation, which is great news for families looking to emigrate to the USA. The EB-5 Regional Centre Immigrant Visa Programme is now valid until 30 September 2027 and requires an investment of $800 000. There are 10 000 EB-5 Visas available each year for foreign investors, which allows the investor and their family to obtain US permanent residence. The EB-5 programme has many advantages...

Why Portugal?

With rising inflation in South Africa and global economic instability, a real estate-grounded fund is beneficial to safeguard finances. Besides the benefits of owning a property in another country, the opportunity of a Golden Visa is also an attractive incentive for South Africans seeking future security for their families. So, for South Africans opting for citizenship through property investment, is there currently a destination attracting much more attention than others? “Investing in offshore property is...

Personalised Real Estate

Two real estate agencies merge and combine their efforts to improve the concept and perception of home and comfortable living. Blueprint Realty has announced its merger with LIVE Real Estate as a step into the future. They are committed to being a real estate agency with a thorough understanding of what it takes to help clients find their homes, and their track record for going beyond the call of duty speaks for itself.   This...

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The Millenial Umhlanga

Looking back on the history of our beautiful town, we acknowledge what a wonderful place it can be to visit time and again as a prized holiday destination. Suppose you grew up anywhere in the North Durban area. In that case, you can probably still remember the ‘long’ drive from Durban North to Umhlanga. Once you passed Sunningdale, you literally drove through the sugar cane fields down into the Somerset Valley, up onto the Ridge,...

East Coast Investing

Cover image: Ballito Village   No one can deny that the East Coast is one of the most beautiful places in SA – so why not invest in it? We’ve gathered some developments in the area that would make the ideal property investment, or a great holiday home. We learn more about them and why they’re worth the buy!   Ballito Village Welcome to Ballito Village, an exciting new development nestled in the heart of...

Constitutional Court of SA rules for Mount Edgecombe Estate

On Wednesday 29th May 2019, the Constitutional Court of South Africa issued an order dismissing the appeal by certain residents of Mount Edgecombe Country Club Estate Management Association II (Meccema II) against the Supreme Court of Appeal’s judgment handed down on 28 March 2019. The Court further awarded costs to Meccema II. Niemesh Singh and Manshuraj Madhanlal had applied to the Constitutional Court after the Supreme Court of Appeal ruled in Meccema II’s favour in...

Development : Zululami Estate

When you think “ultimate in North Coast living”, you think Zululami Luxury Coastal Estate, which Collins Residential, a subsidiary of the H. Collins & Sons Group, has been proud to bring to the North Coast. It’s a one-of-a-kind estate nestled between the Salt Rock and Sheffield Beaches and, ideally situated, Zululami presents a world of opportunities for its residents, with a perfect blend of both urban living and untouched natural surroundings. The estate boasts 140...