Wednesday, 11 December 2013 08:12

Volatile bond yields dampen returns on property

JSE's R249bn listed property sector delivers a muted 7.3% total return for the first 11 months of this year, some way off the 17.92% achieved by the All Share index over the same time.

SA Listed Property recorded the highest total return (6.71%) of the four traditional asset classes for September.

JSE’s offshore-focused property stocks outperform South African-based property stocks by far for the year to date.

Wednesday, 31 July 2013 13:13

Reits tipped to grow in leaps and bounds

THE South African listed property sector continues to grow in leaps and bounds, with four new property companies expected to list on the JSE before the end of this year.

THE historically close correlation between South African listed property sector yields and yields to maturity on long-term government bonds appeared to break down in June, according to Catalyst Fund Managers.

Catalyst Principal Partners, the Kenyan based private equity firm is surveying the real estate opportunities across East Africa

 

The battle between listed property heavyweights Growthpoint Properties and Redefine Properties for a R10bn blue-chip retail portfolio flared up anew on Wednesday, with Growthpoint digging in its heels and indicating that it has no intention of giving up on its bid.

The SA Listed Property Index recorded a total return of 3.28% in March 2013.

SA Equities recorded the highest total return (+ 3.23%) of the four traditional asset classes for January. 

JSE-listed property company Synergy Income Fund has delivered total returns of 27.69% and 27.54% for its A and B linked unitholders respectively during 2012 according to Catalyst Fund Managers.

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