Posts Tagged 'property'

Design alone, cannot save the city

Design cannot save the city. The words of Edgar Pieterse on Day 1 of the Designing Democracy Seminar. Pieterse was joined by Sithole Mbanga, CEO of the SA Cities Network, who spoke on the policy space surrounding the transformation of South African cities and Aditya Kumar, Regional Technical Coordinator of Slum Dwellers International (SDI) who presented on community involvement in the rollout of services.

Article on City of Cape Town land purchase unbalanced

Statement by Rashiq Fataar (Editor of Future Cape Town)
09 March 2012
We find the the article, “City’s R106m parking lot” which appeared online and in The Cape Times on 9 March 2012, to be unbalanced and potentially misleading, in light of the actual prevailing property market conditions and environment.
The R106 million paid for the undeveloped open-air […]