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The future of renting in South Africa: Trends and predictions

“The property rental market in South Africa stands on the brink of significant change. As the calendar turns to 2024, we are witnessing a series of emerging trends and predictions that signal a dynamic shift in the landscape of renting. These changes are not just altering the market mechanics but are also reshaping tenants’ perceptions and experiences of renting.

Pearl Scheltema, CEO of Fitzanne Estates, emphasises the magnitude of this shift. ‘We’re observing a transformative phase in the industry. It’s not merely an evolution; it’s a revolution in the truest sense. Emerging trends are significantly shaping the future of renting, altering everything from the way properties are managed to how tenants engage with their living spaces,’ states Scheltema.

This transformation is driven by various factors including technological advancements, a growing emphasis on sustainable living, and changing lifestyle preferences. As digital solutions become more integrated into property management, they are enhancing efficiency and tenant engagement. The rising demand for eco-friendly living spaces reflects a broader societal shift towards environmental consciousness, influencing tenant choices. Additionally, the evolving work culture, especially the increasing acceptance of remote work, is changing tenant preferences for flexible and well-connected living environments.

Read the full article here.


Media contact: Cathlen Fourie, +27 82 222 9198,

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Fitzanne Estates (Pty) Ltd is a Property Management Company that can sufficiently administer your property investment to the benefit of the Landlord, the Body Corporate, and the NPC – Non-Profit Company. Services include Letting, Sectional Title Management, Full Title Management (NPC – Non-Profit Company) and Sales.


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