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5 Reasons why now is the perfect time to buy from a developer

With three interest rate cuts in 2020 thus far, the prime lending rate is the lowest in 35 years at 7.25%. It’s the perfect time to buy a new home! In addition, when you buy from a developer, it does not only save you a substantial...

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Waters Edge now launching at Century City

Waters Edge, a new high-rise residential development of 144 apartments overlooking the spectacular 16ha Intaka Island wetlands reserve and surrounding waterways,  is being launched at Century City by Rabie Property Group. To be built on the banks of a canal at a cost of R350million, Waters...

Bridge Park awarded 5-Star Green Star rating

The 18 000m² Bridge Park office development in Century City has been awarded a 5-Star Green Star SA Office v1 Design rating by the Green Building Council of South Africa bringing to five the number of Green Star rated buildings in the all-green Conference precinct.   Designed by...

All 51 Matrix apartments sell out in under an hour

The 51 apartments in the Matrix, a high rise, mixed use property development under construction and which will form part of Century City’s R1 billion Conference Centre precinct, were sold within 45 minutes at a public launch recently.   This was the second residential project by the...

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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...

Buyers snap up plots in new lifestyle estate in Durbanville

Buyers snapped up  more than 150 plots in excess of R300m in the prestigious Clara Anna Fontein lifestyle estate in Durbanville at a VIP pre-launch function last week. Having paid a R5000 deposit, hundreds of excited, would-be purchasers crowded into a massive marquee on the 127ha...

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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...

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...

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...

Construction of Kenilworth office blocks gets underway

Almost 12 years after the first phase was completed, construction of the first three buildings in the second phase of the low rise Greenford Office Park adjacent to the Kenilworth Race Course is underway. Phase One of the sectional title office park, which is surrounded on...

Century City office blocks snapped up

[caption id="attachment_984" align="alignright" width="300"] One of the three office buildings snapped up by investors at Century City[/caption] Commercial property investors are returning to the market and have snapped up three Century City office blocks for a total cost of more than R75million in the past couple...

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...

Century City outperforms office market

[caption id="attachment_692" align="alignright" width="300"] The Bridgeways precinct where two new developments are planned, a 9000 m2 office for an international company and 4000 m2 office block for a national tenant.[/caption] The latest SAPOA office vacancy survey shows that while vacancies in six out of the seven...

Century City apartments : New water-fronting homes launching soon

[caption id="attachment_673" align="alignright" width="300"] An artist impression of Quayside at Century City[/caption] Quayside, a new residential development at Century City comprising 63 apartments including six semi-detached homes, is to be launched on November 10 to meet the burgeoning demand for waterside living in the precinct. Being developed...

Century City residential sales top R60 million in 3 months

Residential sales at Century City have picked up strongly with total sales of more than R60,8 million being recorded since July 1 this year. [caption id="attachment_648" align="alignright" width="300"] A recent aerial photo taken of Century City[/caption] Brian Usher, sales manager of Property World, the official on-site agents...

Century City offices : New sectional title offices for Century City

[caption id="attachment_503" align="alignright" width="300"] An artist impression of The Courtyard to be built at Central Park, Century City[/caption] A new block of prime sectional title offices is to be built at Century City at a cost of R37 million to meet pent-up demand for small to...

Century City residential : Tamarin closes 14 residential sales in July!

[caption id="attachment_468" align="alignright" width="300"] Tamarin Smith - Property World's star sales agent[/caption] Property sales at Century City have continued to pick up with 22 residential properties being sold by Property World, the official on site agency, in July alone. Of these, 12 were development sales and...