The world of online publishing is rich with information. If you’re in the commercial property arena, chances are you’re already reading a few of these websites, newsletters, and e-magazines, but if not, we touch on some of the publications we like to keep up to date with.
Asset Magazine is an online magazine which covers interesting projects, new trends, technology and focuses on individuals and companies in the commercial property market. The magazine page layout is visually appealing and easy to “flip” through. Epitome is also one of the Asset Publishing magazines, primarily focusing on the interests of women in property in South Africa, plus, Asset recently launched Moagi which follows emerging African talent and is the official publication of the South African Institute of Black Property Practitioners.
SA Property Insider covers commercial, residential and lifestyle. They have an analysis section which touches on research and reporting as well an international news page covering global real estate. SA Property Insider won the SAPOA Property News Website of the Year in 2017, a noteworthy accolade.
eProperty News is one of the original online portals for commercial property information and remains a consistent and valuable source of information, from listed funds to new developments across the different property sectors. With over 60 000 subscribers they also provide a substantial platform for advertising of property to let or for sale.
Property Wheel focuses on advice, opinion, company news and features a handy events calendar to keep up to date with conferences, workshops, training and other property related networking events. True to the name, they cover news across the industry and email regularly to newsletter subscribers.
Business Day or Business Live online focuses on market activity, financial information and keeps readers informed with the latest news. Business Live is one of the most current publications, with its finger on the market at any given time. Readers are required to subscribe for full access.
BizCommunity Property and Real Estate has grown extensively over the past year, no doubt due to their relevant, topical articles. It’s little wonder considering BizCommunity is one of the ‘go-to’ online news forums for the creative industry in South Africa.
SA Commercial Property Investment News offers coverage of all major property types across South Africa and has a focus on foreign investment in the country. The newsletter and website shares news and information on property investment and industry data. A publication for tenants, owners, developers, financiers and property managers.
There are many news sources and publications in the South African market which cover property, several of them focus more on residential or broader based news. When it comes to market information, investment news and the state of the commercial property sector, these publications should cover your interests and keep you in the game.