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Greenford offices snapped up

Thanks to a recent surge in demand, six of the seven office buildings in phase two of the Greenford Office Park in Kenilworth, have now been sold or let with strong interest being shown in the remaining block. Raynard Haupt, project manager for the Rabie Property...

Grosvenor Square nearing completion

Buyers have snapped up 23 of the 37 sectional title offices in the R120m Grosvenor Square development nearing completion in Century City. The 5364 square metre development is being built on a high visibility site diagonally across the road from a new Intercare Day Surgery Hospital...

Matrix offices selling fast

Close on 75% of the offices in a mixed use development, The Matrix, under construction in the all-green Conference Centre precinct at Century City have been snapped up by investors and tenants. This follows the rapid sell out within 45 minutes of all 51 apartments in...

Palme d Or Century City

Palme d’Or in Oasis is on track

Construction of Palme d’Or, the 4th apartment block in the luxury retirement resort, is progressing well.  To date, the piling, earthworks, and foundation concrete have been completed. Work on the superstructure is now under way. Being developed by the Oasis Joint Venture, comprising Rabie Property Group...

Murray & Roberts handed over site for mega Bridge Park development

Murray & Roberts Western Cape have been handed over the site in the Bridgeways precinct at Century City on which they are to build the R450million Bridge Park development for joint venture partners Growthpoint Properties and Rabie Property Group. The development will comprise two mega “green”...

R33m MyCiti Trunk Station to be built at Century City

Construction of a MyCiti Trunk Station at Century City, which will be a major interchange between the trunk and feeder routes of the city’s Rapid Bus Transit system, is to start later this year with completion set for the second quarter of 2014.  It is...

Century City projects employ 1600 strong work force

The labour force on seven large construction projects totalling around R1billion underway at Century City is peaking at over 1600 with an eighth large project due to start shortly. The projects include three office blocks in the new Bridgeways precinct at the Ratanga Road entrance to...

Luxury Oasis retirement apartments now under construction

[caption id="attachment_1243" align="alignright" width="300"] (LtR) Colin Green, Director of Rabie Property Group, and Nick McKinley, Director of WBHO, on site where construction has started on Palm Royale[/caption] Construction of Palm Royale, a new R255million sectional title apartment block in the Oasis Luxury Retirement Resort at Century...

R1bn in new developments underway at Century City

Cranes are back on the skyline at Century City with new developments totalling more than R1billion under construction and more in the pipeline. John Chapman, a director of Rabie Property Group, said Century City had continued to outperform the office market generally and while many other...

Big Ben Construction has a full order book

[caption id="attachment_1040" align="alignright" width="300"] Louis Coetzee, Contract Manager (left) and Colin Ridley, Managing Director of Big Ben Construction on site at the office block development for Horizon Capital in Park Lane, Century City[/caption] At a time when many construction companies are struggling and downsizing, Big Ben...

Chevron South Africa to build new HQ at Century City

[caption id="attachment_753" align="alignright" width="300"] An artist impression of the Chevron building to be built at Century City[/caption] Chevron South Africa plans to relocate its South African headquarters to Century City.  The group has acquired a gateway site at Century City from the  Rabie Property Group on...

Residential Property : Beginners’ guide for would-be home owners

A few observations by Kutlwano Rasodi, project manager, Rabie Property Group [caption id="attachment_661" align="alignright" width="300"] Kutlwano Rasodi - Project Manager[/caption] Many conversations about purchasing property either as an investment or in which to live have been had between ambitious 20-something-year-olds looking to build wealth.  These conversations often...

Century City : Big Ben teaches Herzlia kids how

Posted by Jon Sparks, Project Manager, Rabie Property Group and staff of Big Ben Construction Staff of Rabie Property Group, and our wholly owned construction company, Big Ben Construction, hosted 54 boys and girls from the grade one and two classes at Herzlia Constantia last week...

Century City apartments : Profit margins are being squeezed

The profit margins of both developers and contractors have been squeezed in order to bring new developments to the market during the economic downturn, says Colin Green, a director of Rabie Property Group. Green says residential developments have been particularly hard hit following the downturn in...

Century City : R11billion in new development in the pipeline for Century City

[caption id="attachment_320" align="alignright" width="300"] Century City 2004[/caption] [caption id="attachment_319" align="alignright" width="300"] Century City 2010[/caption] New development totalling R11billion is in the pipeline for Century City where total investment to date has topped R16billion. The 250 ha Century City mixed use development was launched in 1997 with the remaining...

Residential property, Cape Town : 50% of Little Moorings apartments snapped up

[caption id="attachment_212" align="alignleft" width="600"] View towards Table Mountain from the 3rd floor[/caption] Nearly 50% of the 39 apartments in Little Moorings, Rabie Property Group’s latest residential development under construction at Century City, have been sold. Rabie director John Chapman said they had taken advantage of the...

Now’s the time to develop your own office building

The time may never be better than the present for tenants or owner occupiers to develop new commercial premises, says Colin Anderson, a director of Rabie Property Group. Anderson says banks are starting to relax their lending criteria and interest rates are at the lowest they...

First crane back on Century City skyline

[caption id="attachment_183" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Coenie Fick of Aurecon and Colin Anderson, a director of Rabie Property Group, on the site where construction of Aurecon’s new R150million offices is now underway."][/caption] The first construction crane to grace the skies at Century City in almost a year has...