Residential Rental Monitor 2021 Q1

Good news for landlords – paying your rent remains a top priority. Both monthly mortgages and rental payments held tight to their number one position at the top of the pile of priority of payments. Nationally, the Western Cape and Eastern Cape remain the top tenants, with 82.92% and 82.64% of tenants in good standing for the first quarter in 2021. Gauteng and KwaZulu Natal are still struggling below the national average with 76.7% and 77.83% of tenants in good standing respectively.