'In the Press' provides access to all articles as they are published in the press or media where Lightstone has been used as a source of information.
Townships losing 12 000 Black Diamond families each month to the suburbs. The percentage of Black Diamonds that live in the suburbs more than doubled from 23% in 2005 to 47% in 2007. At the same time, Black Diamonds who live in the townships dropped from 77% to 53%.
An Afrikaans review of Lightstone's House Price Indices report for July 2007, indicating that affordable housing inflation ahead of other wealth segments.
Article highlighting the results of Lightstone's House Price Indices report for July 2007, highlighting the significant slow down of inflation of properties in the Western Cape, compared to other provinces and national inflation.
Key Annual Inflation Highlights: National: 6.3%, Eastern Cape: 14.3%, City of Tshwane Municipality: 7.7%, Non-Coastal Properties: 6.6%, Free Hold Properties: 7.3% and Affordable Property Market: 24.7%