Square Metre Prices in South Africa compared to Africa
|Cape Verde||$ 1,300|
|South Africa||$ 4,214|
South Africa: Square metre prices, premier city centre, US$.
Average per square metre (sq. m.) prices in US$/€ of 120-sq. m. apartments located in the centre of the most important city of each country, either the:
- Administrative capital; and/or
- Financial capital; and/or
- The centre of the rental market
Residential square metre prices published by the Global Property Guide are based on in-house research, using a simple method we systematically scan web advertisements, looking at offers for sale, and offers for rent, of resale apartments and houses.
Properties are in excellent condition, with good facilities, and have been refurbished or redecorated within the last five years.
Newly-built and pre-sale property prices are not included. Buyers should expect the prices of new properties to be higher than house prices published by the Global Property Guide.
When was this data collected? Click on individual countries to see the data collection date.
Many countries produce residential house price time-series.
Source: Global Property Guide Research
South Africa does not publish official house price statistics, but ABSA Group releases good house price data. ABSA has a monthly house price index and quarterly property projections. General economics statistics are available from the Reserve Bank of Africa and the First National Bank (FNB). FNB releases quarterly economic forecasts as well.