Zim’s property sector faces viability challenges

Demand in real estate products increases with increasing economic activity, and vice versa.
By Melody Chikono Feb. 25, 2024

Currency volatility takes toll on property developers

Mapfidza said this has partly contributed to the current urban decay in certain parts of the CBD.
By Melody Chikono Sep. 22, 2023

Masholds pours US$45m for land

Gibson Mapfidza said the budget was part of its portfolio restructuring process as one of Zimbabwe’s biggest real estate firms.
By Melody Chikono Apr. 21, 2023

Interview: Zim’s multistorey buildings 60% empty

The property market, just like the mainstream economy, was going through structural challenges before the Covid-19 pandemic.
By Melody Chikono Apr. 21, 2023

Rising costs choke property sector

Gibson Mapfidza said the high levels of inflation, electricity shortage, volatile exchange rates, low gross domestic product growth
By Melody Chikono Apr. 13, 2023

Masholds hedges against CBD rentals drought

Gibson Mapfidza said in the short term, performance optimisation will result in the reconfiguring of traditionally corporate designed space offering it to the SMEs on flexible leasing terms.
By Melody Chikono Apr. 9, 2023

Masholds MD outlines forex strategy

Masholds managing director (MD), Gibson Mapfidza told this publication that the company also intended to expand its residential portfolio holdings from the current 4% to 15%.

By The Independent May. 8, 2022

Masholds MD outlines forex strategy

Masholds managing director (MD), Gibson Mapfidza told this publication that the company also intended to expand its residential portfolio holdings from the current 4% to 15%.

By The Independent May. 8, 2022