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The upgrading of the Citys rental stock in Kewtown, Athlone, is underway and the first families are scheduled to be relocated to their temporary homes on Monday 22 February, according to Councillor Shehaam Sims, the Mayoral Committee Member for Housing.
The agreement signed by the City of Cape Town and Nedbank in November 2007 to co-operate in the development of affordable housing projects on land owned by the municipality, has been taken a step further.
Plan to upgrade Cape Town's council rental units
The City of Cape Town's R300 million plan to upgrade rental houses in Cape Town is off to a good start.
Deadline looms for rates rebate applicants
City property owners who are more than 60 years old or disabled and whose current monthly income is R7000 or less have little more than a week to register for a rates rebate.
Scraping the sky
DEMOLITION at the Malgas site, which is to become the biggest development in Cape Town since the V&A Waterfront, began yesterday (Monday).
SA needs another 25000 guestrooms for 2010
With less than 700 days to go before the 2010 Soccer World Cup kicks-off, South Africa still needs about 25000 guestrooms to cater for the influx of tourists.
New agency could be set up to acquire land for govt
The Department of Housing may be able to set up an agency responsible for acquiring land on behalf of the state, after a new Bill was passed on Thursday.
Cape Town's rented flats, houses get R295m upgrade
A R295 million project by the City of Cape Town's housing committee is set to improve flats and houses that the city rents out to tenants.
Did you know?
Zainunnissa "Cissie" Gool was the daughter of Dr Abdullah Abdurahman. She was the first non-white woman to complete a MA degree in Psychology and also the first non-white woman to practise law in South Africa, which she did in 1963 at 63 years of age. She was also the only non-white woman to sit on the Cape Town City Council before 1994, and also helped to form the Non-European United Front. There is an Avenue named after Cissie Gool in Rylands.
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