Estate Activities in South Africa 2018” report has been added
to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.
The comprehensive report on South African Real Estate Activities
describes current conditions and recent developments in all sub-sectors,
as well as factors influencing the success of the sector.
The report profiles 141 companies, including the main players in the
residential real estate sector, Pam Golding Properties, RE/MAX of
Southern Africa, Seeff Property Services and Harcourts Real Estate.
Profiles also include Vukile Property Fund and Arrowhead, which have
made significant acquisitions, and developers including Abland, WBHO and
The real estate sector contributed 5.6% to GDP, based on 2016 data. The
South African listed-property sector is worth about R500bn with about
46% of the value of the sector reflecting investment in overseas markets.
The real estate sector’s performance largely depends on economic drivers
and has been challenged by slow economic growth during the past few
years. In spite of this, the number of principal estate agents
registered with the Estate Agency Affairs Board grew by 4.8% from 2016
to 2017. Property development is not showing signs of slowing down, but
developers are struggling to increase occupancy rates due to oversupply.
South Africa’s real estate landscape is set to undergo major changes in
the future driven mainly by regulatory changes, including land
restitution, and technology disruptors. Growth in residential property
prices remained subdued in the first five months of 2018 with house
prices increasing 4% and 4.8% year-on-year in May.
There are a number of opportunities in the sector brought about by high
demand for student accommodation and gated communities and urban renewal
and regeneration projects. But low projected growth rates and slowdown
in economic activity could limit expansion and new development.
Key Topics Covered
2. Description of the Industry
3. Size of the Industry
4. State of the Industry
5. Influencing Factors
7. SWOT Analysis
9. Industry Associations
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