Buying and selling property during a recession

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JLL SSA’s Research & Strategy Associate Director, Zandile Makhoba recently spoke about buying and selling property during a recession, and understanding the supply and demand factors that drive this particular space with SAfm/MoneyWeb listeners in an open-line radio interview. SIKI MGABADELI:  As you know, and as we’ve just discussed with Wayne McCurrie, on Tuesday Stats SA […]

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Logistics and warehousing in a recession

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JLL SSA recently hosted a breakfast for SA’s top Industrial Property Landlords at our offices in Rosebank, Johannesburg, South Africa. One of the key topics was how logistics and warehousing have been affected by the current recession. The release of the Q1 2017 GDP figures confirmed something that most had been feeling for some time – […]

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Waterfall: still setting the trend

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The past few years have not been the most encouraging for the South African economy, with anaemic economic growth putting a dampener on business and investor confidence whilst political instability only serves to make matters worse. Of course, the office market has not been immune to the economic climate and both investors and occupiers have […]

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Nigeria and real estate transparency

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JLL’s Global Real Estate Transparency Index (GRETI) is a unique survey that quantifies real estate market transparency across 109 markets worldwide. The Index is updated every two years and has been charting the steady progress in real estate transparency across the globe for 17 years. It is widely recognised as an essential guide for companies […]

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Global real estate transparency

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JLL’s Global Real Estate Transparency Index (GRETI) provides the world’s most comprehensive country comparisons to allow real estate investors, developers and corporate occupiers to evaluate the complexities and risks associated with operating or investing in foreign markets. Launched in 1999 and now in its 9th edition, the GRETI covers real estate performance measurement, data availability, […]

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Upgraded Johannesburg Moody’s credit rating offers relief to property market

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Fingers throughout South Africa have been crossed since the beginning of March against a downgrade as Moody’s put the country’s rating under review. The positive decision to leave our credit rating unchanged has brought respite to the economy. Moody’s affirmation does not mean we are out of the woods yet, as our slow economic growth, […]

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