Shelter is recognised as a basic human right, however due to the high cost of building materials, constructing affordable housing is proving to be difficult for developers.
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Skyscrapers and megalomania: Where to find the tallest buildings in world? Have a look at this info graphic.
Standard Bank Centre on the Foreshore is set to receive an iconic new facade and massively upgraded parking facilities.
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tamaki, New Zealand, designed by Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp and Archimedia, has won the ‘World Building of the Year’ award at the prestigious World Architecture Festival (WAF) Awards 2013.
Just imagine kicking off your shoes, wriggling your toes between the blades of grass, the fresh smell of flowers and spring air, with the urban noise fading against the sound of chirping birds as you look out over the city skyline. Many would describe this scene as one from an utopian dream when in reality this ideal has already been captured in many large cities across the globe.
House and Leisure interviews local horticulturist Zayaan Khan, about green roofs, and significance of this new form of gardening.
22 Bree involves the proposed erection of a 60m high office building plus approx 6m above the roof level, on erf 173682. The proposed development comprises a basement and 19 floors with office floor area of approximately 9,500sqm. A total of 308 parking bays are proposed in the basement and 8 floors.