House prices are falling in Sandton, but Soweto properties are showing strong growth

Sandton’s house prices are lagging behind the rest of Johannesburg, a FNB survey shows.   The growth rate in prices for Soweto, Randburg and the Johannesburg CBD is outperforming Sandton’s. Sandton may be Africa’s richest square mile, but the latest First National Bank’s (FNB) property barometer shows its house price …

Joburg inner city property developments on the cards – City of Johannesburg

The Johannesburg City Council has identified over eighty properties in the Inner City for investment and development opportunities. Mayor Herman Mashaba likens the property opportunity offered by Johannesburg’s inner city to the ‘second discovery of gold’ A R2bn project backed by RMH and Nedbank could kick-start the return of large …

Urban Ocean’s ‘National Bank House’ and the historic ‘CornerHouse’ – great rental opportunities and a world-class model for inner city rejuvenation

Taking up most of the city block at the corners of Market, Simmons and Commissioner Streets in the old city of Johannesburg. The CornerHouse and National Bank House may look like one building from the outside, but are in fact two separate buildings – the first were constructed in 1903 …