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One of the reasons why property for sale in Free State is so sought-after is the country charm it offers its residents whilst still providing world-class amenities. From the historic charm of tourist favourite Clarens to the daily hustle and bustle of the capital Bloemfontein, it has it all!

The University of Free State has ensured that rental properties in Bloemfontein are in high demand with property investors and prospective students alike. Sasolburg offers great rental properties for families in areas close to schools, as well as single people close to the industrial giant, Sasol’s operations plant.

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Residential rental sector showing real signs of renewal
03 May 2022
The residential rental sector started to show real signs of renewal in the fourth quarter of 2021 with key national property indicators revealing that the sector is through the worst of the economic storm, according to TPN Credit Bureau’s Residential Rental Monitor.
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Is Bloemfontein the next boomtown for first-time homebuyers?
13 Apr 2022
Known as the City of Roses for its abundance of these flowers, Bloemfontein is attracting buyers – particularly first-home buyers – looking for a quality lifestyle.
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Annual report on residential rental market reveals Q4 uptick and a brighter outlook for year ahead
03 Mar 2022
The PayProp Rental Index Annual Market Report for 2021 reports a welcome uptick in rental growth in Q4 2021. The average residential rent increased by 0.8% year on year, from R7 854 per month in Q4 2020 to R7 906 in Q4 2021.
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National housing report - Housing market activity subsides
26 Jan 2022
The fourth quarter of 2021 revealed a change in tide for the property market, either owing to seasonality or to the start of equilibrium following the first interest rate hike since the pandemic hit in 2020.
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