Land expropriation without compensation in South Africa has become a topic we cannot avoid.
Months back, the ANC and the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) joined forces and called for the expropriation of land without compensation. The motion called into question the constitutional settlement and provoked both triumphal delight and defensive anxiety as South Africans revert to polarised positions on land and property.
Now what does this mean when you want to invest in property in the urban area? One of the factors you have to take into account is the market value of the property, how the property was historically obtained.