Collaborative Consumption – an Emerging Property Trend for 2020 and Beyond

Collaborative Consumption – an Emerging Property Trend for 2020 and Beyond: “The Real Estate industry is going through significant change for the first time in my 20-year history in this business. And it is technology-driven,” Paul Stevens, CEO of Just Property, says. “I expect that more and more, players in our industry will adapt their business models to ensure that they stay relevant in times to come. And this includes the developers, who will need to meet the tech-driven demands of a new consumer – one who, very interestingly, while located … [Read more...]

Beyond where the dirt road ends: 4 Generations & 100 years of trading

Beyond where the dirt road ends: 4 Generations & 100 years of trading: Ghost Mountain Inn in the 60s Photo: Supplied 100 years ago a penniless R.H. Rutherfoord headed into the northern areas of Zululand in search of labour. One wonders if he could ever have imagined that this would be the moment that he planted the seed for four generations of retailers. The Ndumu Group has grown from humble beginnings and has expanded significantly beyond retail and into property, investments and hospitality. 1918 was a tough time. R.H (as he was known) was a … [Read more...]

Wheelchair-bound man burnt beyond recognition in veld fire

Durban in the News: Wheelchair-bound man burnt beyond recognition in veld fire: The burnt body of a wheelchair-bound man has been discovered in an open field in Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal police say. 26 arrested in another raid on Durban police living quarters, heroin discovered: All 26 of the people arrested have been charged with trespassing and each served with a R300 admission of guilt fine. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Durban Art Gallery to hold a new exhibition “Beyond Binaries”

A Durban selected video: Race, gender, national identity and heritage will come under the spotlight in a new exhibition opening at the Durban Art Gallery titled Beyond Binaries. The exhibition features the works of 26 artists and uses mediums such as video, photography, paintings, drawings, sculpture, ceramics and wire. Beyond Binaries is curated by a fledgling curatorial collective comprising Mario Pissarra, Robin Moodley and Russel Hlongwane known as Qala. For more news, visit: … [Read more...]