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Monday Jul 09, 2018

World's best new buildings: two-storey shack, Zeitz Museum vie for prize

Both the Zeitz and the Empower Shack project have been included on a list of 62 of the world's best new buildings drawn up by the Royal Institute of British Architects.

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Consumer pressure hits property market

Landlords, tenants and homeowners have not been left unscathed in the wake of petrol price increases, a stagnant economy and impending municipal rate hikes.

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Township micro-developers thrive in affordable market

A new generation of property entrepreneurs is emerging in Cape Town's townships. They have seen a gap in the property market for low-cost rental accommodation, and have seized the opportunity by building solid bricks-and-mortar developments offering affordable micro-units.

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Factor in all costs when buying or selling property

When it comes to property transactions, whether a person is a buyer or seller, there are many expenses involved, and it's best to be fully prepared beforehand, so that there are no "surprises" that cannot be covered, says Nelio Mendes,'s marketing manager.

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Parking rates to increase in Cape Town

Cape Town is pushing ahead with a plan to increase kerbside parking in the CBD to up to R400 a day. A new parking management plan that it wants council to adopt makes provision for those who want to park for longer hours at higher rates.

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Fire-retardant homes under development

Shack fires are commonplace in South Africa, and are one of the major problems facing informal settlements, often leading to death and leaving people homeless.

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