3 Tips for Financing and Investment Property

More advice for a buyer’s market   Is it a buyer’s property market? Notwithstanding certain nodes that continue to flourish because they meet a certain set of criteria, yes, it is a buyer’s market in South Africa, a time that attracts the attention of astute investors. The challenge is that many mainstream retail banks aren’t […]

SA’s house prices rebound in Gauteng and KZN

SA’s house prices rebound in Gauteng and KZN

South Africa’s housing market continues to show resilience despite the technical economic recession. Certain nodes will continue to flourish because they offer a particular set of circumstances for which there is ongoing demand. – Dr Andrew Golding, chief executive of the Pam Golding Property group Notwithstanding the fact that South Africa’s economy is technically in a […]

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New Look

7 ways to revitalise your home without a full renovation   Giving your home a stylish update or getting it ready for prospective buyers to view doesn’t necessarily require a complete renovation. We show you how small changes and simple visual effects can dramatically impact the look of a space. Upwardly mobile Well-chosen wallpaper can […]


A Taste of Gorgeous

Submerse yourself in a sophisticated lifestyle alive with community living complimented by the surrounding vibrant South African Bistros and Cafés, full of pleasing aromas, to choose from on those nights when you don’t feel like cooking. The Club Precinct is the latest mixed-use precinct offering the convenience of life and work in the heart of Waterkloof. The […]

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Dr Golding Comments on SA’s ‘Technical Recession’ Status

Advice for buying and selling now Whether technically there is a recession or not –  defined as two consecutive quarters of negative quarter-on-quarter growth – the reality is that the economy is subdued. Growth has fallen well short of heightened expectations which began with the change in the leadership of the country at the beginning […]

The Regency

We Have Lodged!

90% of this stunning new sectional title hotel has been sold out! Overlooking Ashlea Gardens and just off the highway, The Regency Apartment Hotel in Menlyn is located within the city’s newly developed business and entertainment zone. Where in Pretoria can you find another residential development that caters for every whim?  This is a very […]

The difference between an HOA & a Body Corporate

The difference between an HOA & a Body Corporate

People often ask what the difference is between a homeowners’ association (HOA) and a Body Corporate – or if they are similar. Auren Freitas Dos Santos, legal and compliance officer and property manager for Pam Golding Property Management Services explain: “An HOA and a Body Corporate are certainly not the same. A Body Corporate is […]


Opportunities exist in every property market cycle

As with most things in life, opportunities come with change. This is no different in a changing housing market which very often gives rise to positive innovation in the property space. And right now, current issues around affordability, traffic congestion, fuel hikes, security and rising utility costs are just some of the ingredients that are […]

White boxing

‘White-Boxing’ a hot new trend in USA luxury real estate

The ultra-wealthy, it seems, are willing to pay extra for a new home that has been stripped to its bare concrete bones. Among the super-rich, there is little appetite for off-the-rack décor, with homeowners preferring to put their own stamp on a home via uber-customisation. No matter how high-end the kitchen and bathroom, many wealthy […]