Route 21 Corporate Park

Big gap between A and B grade buildings

Rental vacancies in the commercial property sector are generally found in the B grade building sector, while vacancies in A grade buildings or offices are far less – a trend that will continue, or escalate, said Org Geldenhuys, MD of property development and management company, Abacus  DIVISIONS. “In the A grade buildings, or office parks, … Continue reading

Route 21 Corporate Park

Abacus DIVISIONS reports Only a few Industrial stands left at N4 Gateway

There are only a handful of stands left in N4 Gateway, one of the last areas where owner occupiers or investors can buy industrial land in Pretoria. This comes amid reports of a severe shortage of industrial land to develop in the greater Pretoria area. N4 Gateway, a gated industrial estate, is situated on the … Continue reading

Route 21 Corporate Park

The sprint for Kenya’s retail property market

Kenya’s retail property market is fast becoming one of the most sought after growth markets for South African real estate firms and retail companies, said Org Geldenhuys, MD of property development and marketing company, Abacus  DIVISIONS. “It is definitely a popular market for South African companies who realise they can attain high levels of growth … Continue reading

Route 21 Corporate Park

Vacant industrial land for new developments in Pretoria hard to come by

Warehousing and logistics  companies that require the development of modern warehousing facilities will find that there is a shortage of land in the Pretoria area, especially in the older, more sought after areas, such as Irene. This is according to Org Geldenhuys, MD of property development and management company, Abacus DIVISIONS. “We still have rental … Continue reading

Route 21 Corporate Park

People who have done well in developing residential property should be careful when they try and do the same in the commercial space

People who have done well developing and investing in the residential market should be wary when trying to emulate this in the office or industrial sector as a different set of tactics are generally required to make commercial buildings work, said Org Geldenhuys, managing director of property and development company, Abacus DIVISIONS. “Perhaps one of … Continue reading