Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela launched the R1.8 billion Belhar CBD housing project, during a sod turning ceremony.
Nomkhosi Msimang is one of the few tenants at the Westgate Grange Social Housing Site who got a change to meet President Jacob Zuma.
Today the National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) announced that it will be spending more than R30 million in the new financial year starting on 1st of April 2017 in its efforts to bring about transformation in the home building industry.
Hundreds of families in the Westgate Grange area of Pietermaritzburg will soon have access to affordable housing with the completion of Aloe Ridge, the largest social housing project in the city constructed entirely of Corobrik’s facebrick.
Housing delivery in Gauteng might grind to a halt because of the withdrawal of more than R900m in funding.
Run-down buildings in inner cities should be used to help combat the student accommodation shortage around universities in the country.
The Kouga Municipality in Jeffreys Bay unveiled four multimillion-rand bulk infrastructure projects which will assist its plans to build more than 2000 RDP houses.
A group of 25 unemployed residents from Cornubia, the affordable housing development north of Umhlanga, and the nearby Blackburn informal settlement are learning the skills they need to find jobs as bricklayers in a public private sector partnership (PPP) involving Tongaat Hulett Developments and several government departments.
Western Cape provincial government is due to embark on an ambitious multimillion-rand construction project of a mixed-use neighbourhood.