Construction of the Kathu Solar Park in the Northern Cape began earlier this month with a ground breaking ceremony attended by project shareholders, and various other stakeholders, local officials and guests.
13 Oct 2016
Once complete, the newly refurbished Menlyn Park Shopping Centre will be the largest mall in Africa, with a total lettable floor space of over 170,000m2. The launch is set for 24 November.
13 Oct 2016
The choice of Richards Bay as one of the sites for the country's liquefied natural gas (LNG) power plants will result in a multibillion rand investment in both a gas-fired facility, as well as the related infrastructure. It will also create the opportunity for new and existing industries in Richards Bay to make use of gas rather than electricity.
12 Oct 2016
The construction of a new 14,800m2 mixed-use development in Simon's Town, called Harbour Bay, will commence in January 2017.
10 Oct 2016
Hilton Worldwide has announced new properties and extensions in three African countries at the African Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF), continuing its commitment to expanding across the continent and doubling its footprint from 39 hotel to more than 80 in the next 3-5 years.
4 Oct 2016
According to Assis Pontes, area principal for Pam Golding Properties (PGP), Lephalale (Ellisras), some 138km north of Thabazimbi, is generally considered the fastest growing node in Africa. A new 309-hectare industrial park strategically positioned in an industrial corridor situated between the new Medupi and existing Matimba Power Stations and near Grootgeluk coalmine in Lephalale is being marketed by PGP's Ellisras office.
2 Dec 2010
Building contractors continued to face difficult conditions during 4Q2010. However, the increase in the FNB/BER Building Confidence Index signals early stirrings in parts of the building industry, with a possible broader recovery in building activity from later in 2011 onwards.
30 Nov 2010
The listed property sector fared particularly well overall amongst South Africa's top 100 companies, with nearly 15% of companies performing in the top 50 for 'profit after tax' and 'growth over 10 years'.
26 Nov 2010
A renewable waste to energy gasification plant, located in Honeydew, Johannesburg, is the result of many years of research and development by renewable energy company, EECOFuels and presents organisations in both the public and private sectors with a robust, economical and safe way of generating electricity from renewable resources, including solid waste.
26 Nov 2010
Former Percci chief executive and Port Elizabeth business consultant Odwa Mtati has called for greater pressure to be put on Transnet to partner with other port stakeholders to help transform this key asset into a state-of-the-art waterfront.
Guy Rogers 25 Nov 2010
Opening in April 2011, the brand new Long Beach Hotel on Mauritius' east coast, on the Belle Mare Peninsula, is situated right where a powerful urban feel meets the ultimate in ocean, beach and indulgence.
24 Nov 2010
Westwood Shopping Centre in KwaZulu-Natal and Goldfields Mall, a new shopping centre in Welkom in the Free State, have both outsourced their complete property management requirements to property management company Broll Property Group. This includes the management of all operations, admin processes, rent collection, statement generation, leasing and facilities management.
24 Nov 2010
BARCELONA, SPAIN/JOHANNESBURG, SA: Soccer City, designed by Boogertman+Partners, has won the 'World's Best Sport Building' award at the World Architecture Festival Awards (WAF Awards) 2010, which were held earlier this month in Barcelona, Spain. This not SA's first win in these awards, however...
18 Nov 2010