General Overview

Prolonging the lives of Buildings

There are 3 main strategies used in the maintenance of buildings. Property owners need to be educated on these for their strategy setting and execution. This piece defines and highlights the advantages and disadvantages of the property maintenance strategies. The maintenance strategies include preventive, reactive and planned. Preventive Maintenance Preventive (more…)

Costs, Benefits and Implications of the 11th Parliament Sitting Announcement Part 2

An inquiry into cost and benefits of adjusting subdivisions laws by Ministry of Land Management, Water and Sanitation services in Botswana Botswana, an independent country since September 1966 is dominantly a mining and tourism driven country. Batswana also have undying passion for agriculture. Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) is a major (more…)

Economic Impact on Real Estate

As Botswana’s economy has garnered increasing international attention over the past few years, so has its previously rather overlooked real estate sector. Foreign investors have come in to finance office blocks, malls and residential development, bringing much needed modern property onto an undersupplied market. While the economic slowdown in 2015 and 2017 has had an effect on the market, economic and demographic fundamentals over the longer term are strong.

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Economic Impact on Real Estate

As Botswana’s economy has garnered increasing international attention over the past few years, so has its previously rather overlooked real estate sector. Foreign investors have come in to finance office blocks, malls and residential development, bringing much needed modern property onto an undersupplied market. While the economic slowdown in 2015 and 2017 has had an effect on the market, economic and demographic fundamentals over the longer term are strong.

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