Plans for multi-million rand mixed-income housing development on the Conradie Hospital site have been revived and construction is set to start in early 2018.
Read about a new mechanism that incentivises developers to build affordable housing in well-located areas in Cape Town.
Read about a student’s ideas for a mixed-income high-rise residential development at the Cape Town Station in order to deal with rapid urbanisation and inequality.
Various types of mixed-income housing models have been implemented throughout the world, and in particular in the US. A property studies student discusses strengths and weaknesses of some of these policy approaches and how South Africa could learn from them.
The Lynedoch village is the first ecologically designed socially mixed intentional community in South Africa. Adrian Lotter reflects on some of the challenges and opportunities for the projcet.
Read about 6 changes to city policies that could get more developers to build mixed-income housing.
Communicare, like other social enterprises, is disrupting the housing sector with an innovative response to the social needs facing our society.
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