RURAL HOUSING LOAN FUND Who is Rural Housing Loan Fund?
Mandate Rural Housing Loan Fund (RHLF) is one of the Human Settlements Development Finance Institutions, which was established by the national government in 1996. Rural Housing
07 May 2018
Illegal buildings demolished Ekurhuleni takes action
In order to ensure that buildings and structures in Ekurhuleni comply to the National Building Regulations and Building Standards Act, it is necessary that illegal buildings and structures are demolished.
11 Oct 2013
Tshwane enters PPP with Nissan Housing project for Ga-Rankuwa
​The City of Tshwane, in partnership with Nissan South Africa, has launched a flagship housing project at Ga-Rankuwa Zone which will improve the lives of 200 families in the area.
29 Sep 2013
Low cost housing project of the year Happy Valley has reason to smile
A city housing project has been recognised for excellence in creating integrated communities.
23 Sep 2013
Housing project Over 700 houses to be built across the North West
Human Settlements Deputy Minister Zou Kota-Fredericks launched a R52 million housing project in Lichtenburg recently.
21 Aug 2013
Housing budget allocated R28.1 billion Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale is determined to provide housing to the poor
Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale recently tabled a R28.1 billion budget before Parliament saying the 2013/14 financial year allocation signified the government’s determination to eradicate the problem
05 Jun 2013 - H. S. D. / X. X.
Mother City's social housing projects New residential opportunities on the cards
The City of Cape Town has facilitated and implemented five social housing projects in Cape Town, which will provide 1 960 new housing opportunities
23 May 2013 - C. O. C. T.
City-owned properties released to open market Economic growth promotion
The City of Cape Town will release selected government-owned properties to help stimulate development and job creation
20 May 2013
Soweto beats suburbia at own game Survey shows business boom in black townships
The consumer culture gets credit for booming business in historically black urban areas. This is the finding of the Roots 2013 survey which has been released by the Advertising Bureau newspaper.
17 May 2013
eThekwini will inform its residents Service delivery backlogs to be addressed
Major plans are being made by the eThekwini Municipality to address housing related issues – in particular the 'Slums Eradication Programme' will receive special attention
05 Dec 2012
Rural housing Farm workers uniformed
On a visit to the farming community outside Stellenbosch, MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela told farm workers it is the duty of municipalities and farmers to make employees aware of their rights to apply for a house.
23 Oct 2012
Housing How to upgrade informal settlements
An innovative collaboration between government, academia, civil society and a local community in the Western Cape is showcasing how it is possible for people to take their futures into their own hands.
09 Sep 2012

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