Articles related to "Inflation"

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Here’s how to win the war against rising prices
Many of us are finding it difficult to make ends meet as the price of everything heads inexorably upwards. Here are 11 ways that you can make your money stretch further
South African property market predictions for 2017
We asked the heads of some of South Africa’s best estate agencies what we can expect property-wise next year. Here are their responses.
Interest rate decision a welcome reprieve for economy and housing market
The decision by the South African Reserve Bank’s Monetary Policy Committee to retain the repo rate at 7% (home loan base rate of 10.5%) is a welcome reprieve for the economy and housing market.
Interest rates: everything homeowners need to know
A basic understanding of interest rates and its economic influences is essential when applying for a home loan. Here’s everything you need to know about the cost of borrowing to pay for a home.
Small homes are offering the largest gains
Who said size doesn’t matter? Smaller homes are proving to be savvy investments, with greater returns in comparison to medium or large sized homes.
Latest figures point to a troubled economy
A drop in retail sales and new car sales, together with food inflations are signs that the economy is stagnating.
The Western Cape is driving the national housing market
Recent reports indicates that the Western Cape’s dynamic property market is biggest contributor to national house price inflation.
Could this be driving Cape Town’s phenomenal house price growth?
The Western Cape continues to reflect pockets of strength in the national housing market, with high levels of house price growth. But what is the reason behind the city’s exceptional performance?
More black home buyers enter the market
There has been a reported increase in black buyers entering the South African property market but the market in general is slowing down.
Azure on the Bay reaches completion
Buyers and investors of an upmarket apartment development on the West Coast of Cape Town are looking forward to moving into their newly built homes.