New Developments

  • December 10 2020

    Questioning developers’ levy liability in new township HOA development

    There are fairly regular incidences of judgments where developers question their liability for owner levies in respect of erven in townships opened on large parcels of land they own.  Here, we look at a the outcome of a recent judgment dealing with the above question, to assist developers and their legal teams to better anticipate […]

    Read full post
  • June 24 2018

    Western Cape govt identifies 7 possible affordable housing sites

    At least seven vacant plots have been identified as “possible sites for social and affordable housing” in Cape Town’s southern suburbs – including Parkwood, Lotus River and Retreat. The announcement was made by Thando Mguli, head of the Western Cape Department of Human Settlements, GroundUp reported. He was speaking at a joint meeting with officials from the […]

    Read full post
  • October 17 2016

    Cosmopolitan Projects Spends R1.3b on Infrastructure for Mega Housing Development

    Cosmopolitan Projects launched its next mega housing development, at Watervalspruit – situated south of Alberton next to the R59 – on 1 June 2016. This project will be completed in phases over the next 8 to 10 years and in total will cost approximately R10 billion. Established in 1992, Cosmopolitan Projects is South Africa’s market […]

    Read full post