Tony Clarke

Tony Clarke

Managing Director at Rawson Property Group
Location:South Africa

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Tony Clarke is the MD of the Rawson Property Group.
Repo rate hike: We need to prepare for future interest rate increases
Repo rate hike: We need to prepare for future interest rate increases

Many have been holding their breath in anticipation of a minor interest rate upswing after the extended period of record-breaking lows and it has...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 19 Nov 2021

How to find property bargains in bank-mandated sales
How to find property bargains in bank-mandated sales

Bargain hunters in South Africa are currently spoilt for choice when it comes to property. Not only are interest rates low and ordinary stock availability high...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 31 Aug 2021

Can real estate contribute towards rebuilding South Africa's crippled economy?
Can real estate contribute towards rebuilding South Africa's crippled economy?

Despite President Ramaphosa's optimistic analogies of fynbos re-emerging after fire, 2021's State of the Nation Address made it clear that South Africa...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 16 Feb 2021

Several contributing factors set to potentially see property market through these tough times
Several contributing factors set to potentially see property market through these tough times

After last month's bleak Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement by finance minister Tito Mboweni, South Africans are settling in for a long and uncertain road to economic recovery...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 24 Nov 2020

3 things to do when hitting the property market today
3 things to do when hitting the property market today

Covid-19 has had a huge effect on all aspects of South African lifestyles, not least of which is the effect it has had on our perception of our homes...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 28 Oct 2020

Silver linings for homeowners as economic revival takes centre stage
Silver linings for homeowners as economic revival takes centre stage

Finance minister Tito Mboweni's supplementary budget speech on Wednesday was met with trepidation by many South Africans...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 26 Jun 2020

Property outlook positive despite static interest rates
Property outlook positive despite static interest rates

The recent decision from the South African Reserve Bank to leave interest rates unchanged was met with disappointment from several sectors...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 30 Sep 2019

Shipping containers - an interesting alternative to traditional construction techniques

As economic pressures increase, and affordability continues to limit access to property, millions of South African families are without a reliable place to call home...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 13 Aug 2019

What to expect from the post-election property market
What to expect from the post-election property market

As the excitement of the 2019 general elections begins to die down, the question on most citizens' lips is, "What happens now?" For the property market, at least, predictions are cautiously optimistic...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 15 May 2019

Property experts optimistic for post-election upswing
Property experts optimistic for post-election upswing

Property owners across South Africa will be pleased to hear that industry experts are predicting a strong chance of a post-election market upswing...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 30 Apr 2019

Gen-Z is about to hit the property market - are we prepared?
Gen-Z is about to hit the property market - are we prepared?

Every generation has its own idiosyncrasies when it comes to property, and knowing what these are can be an ace in the sleeve for existing owners and investors...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 11 Feb 2019

4 ways arms-length property valuations are shooting sellers in the foot
4 ways arms-length property valuations are shooting sellers in the foot

Between online service providers, low-cost agencies and traditional real estate agents, sellers are spoilt for choice when it comes to getting a property valuation before they sell...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 12 Dec 2018

The A-Z guide to selling your home
The A-Z guide to selling your home

Selling a much-loved home can be an emotional prospect, but it's an important part of moving onwards and upwards to better things...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 29 Oct 2018

It's time to disrupt the real estate status quo
It's time to disrupt the real estate status quo

For too long, South African real estate agents have been stuck in the past...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 16 Jul 2018

It's not all doom and gloom for SA's property market
It's not all doom and gloom for SA's property market

As South Africans reel from the news of a 2.2% GDP decline in the first quarter of 2018, property experts remain optimistic...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 19 Jun 2018

3 critical questions to ask before buying a sectional title property
3 critical questions to ask before buying a sectional title property

Since 2001, sectional title properties in South Africa have, on average, consistently outperformed their full title counterparts...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 29 May 2018

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Property market's slow start in 2018 could be misleading

Property experts remain optimistic for a market turnaround...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 2 May 2018

How to navigate the property market in today's economy
How to navigate the property market in today's economy

Big decisions regarding high value assets can be risky during uncertain times, but is the only option to hang tight until our political future is decided?

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 30 Jan 2018

Is Day Zero the beginning of the end for Cape Town property?
Is Day Zero the beginning of the end for Cape Town property?

Capetonians are bracing for the onset of Day Zero - the day the City turns off the taps and residents will have to collect their 25-litre water ration at one of 200 public distribution points...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 26 Jan 2018

What's on the cards for property in 2018
What's on the cards for property in 2018

2017 was a challenging year for the South African property market in general, despite small pockets of thriving activity in areas like the Western Cape...

Tony ClarkeBy Tony Clarke 22 Jan 2018

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