Retail market reaches saturation

Botswana retail sector has taken a slight knock in attractiveness rankings for retailers as the market nears saturation.   According to the 2014 edition of the authoritative AT Kearney Global Retail Development Index (GRDI), Botswana slipped by a single notch to 26th position in the ranking. “Botswana ranked for the third straight year, with retail […]

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Botswana property market becomes more competitive

The property market in Botswana is becoming more competitive especially within Gaborone as a result of the increased supply of available office and retail space. This was said by RDC Properties Limited Group financial controller, Ms Priscilla Marukutira, when presenting the company’s abridged un-audited financial results for the half year ended June 30, 2013. Ms […]

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Property oversupply risky-economist

The property market must brace for lower yields should the current rush in property development lead to oversupply, a top economist has warned. Dr Keith Jefferies was speaking at property forum organised by Boidus Media this Tuesday. Gaborone, the capital city is currently experiencing massive construction of properties, such as malls and office blocks, mainly […]

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