Cheap housing proposed for City’s golf courses and bowling greens?

From www.groundup.org.za – article by Steve Kretzmann Radical new housing deal proposed The report, City Leases: Cape Town’s Failure to Redistribute Land, proposes a “radical new deal” for housing on 24 areas of City-owned land, including golf courses, bowling greens, country clubs, and parking lots. These range across the breadth of the City, from Camps Bay

Rates Increases! Property Valuations!

PROPERTY RATES INCREASE? YOU CAN OBJECT! General Valuation Roll for 2018 (GV2018) The current General Valuation Roll, known as GV2018, was certified by the City of Cape Town’s Municipal Valuer on 31 January 2019. It contains the municipal valuations of about 875 000 registered properties in Cape Town, as at the valuation date for the

Cape Town Cycle Tour – Road Closures

On Sunday, March 10 2019, the Cape Town Cycle Tour will take place along various roads around the Cape Peninsula, which will be closed as a result on the day. Some will also be closed on Saturday, March 9 as well as Sunday. Locals who are not taking part in the cycle tour are encouraged

Showhouses Mapped!

This family charmer in Fish Hoek one of many showhouses this weekend offering superb value. Chas Everitt Cape Town South’s showhouses for this weekend are all mapped on this search (click image) Click on the placemaker icons to get the address. To learn more about the individual properties please view our showhouse list. Please note

Getting your home ready for guest season

Tis the season to get the air mattress out, or is it? Here are five money-wise ways to ensure your holiday guests have the best time staying over. Ditch the bad beds It’s ever so tempting, and somewhat inexpensive, to just use a blow-up mattress and hope for the best. But holidays aren’t meant to

Loadshedding Apps

This must certainly be the one with the best name! EskomSepush Another popular app is Load Shedding Notifier And a third option is Loadshedding App If all else fails try Eskom’s own load-shedding website Eskom Please let us know if you hear of another or have any comment to share!