SA Affordable Housing January - February 2019 // Issue: 74 - Page 3

JANUARY - FEBRUARY 2019 ISSUE: 74 10 PUBLISHED BY INTERACT MEDIA DEFINED (PTY) LTD 13A Riley Rd, Bedfordview 2009, South Africa PO Box 695, Edenvale, 1610 Tel: +27 (0) 11 579 4940 | Fax: +27 (0) 11 450 1920 Web: PUBLISHING UNIT LEAD: Sean Macnamara | EDITOR: Warren Robertson | CONTRIBUTORS Candace King Dineo Phoshoko ADVERTISING EXTERNAL SALES: Angeline Martin | SUBSCRIPTIONS: Maxlee Marange | Timothy Sibuyi | SUB EDITOR: Tina Heron | DESIGN AND LAYOUT: Craig Patterson | PROCESS COORDINATOR: Lebo Bucibo | CONTENTS MANAGEMENT OPERATIONS: Chantelle van Deventer CONTENT: Benjamin Brits FINANCE: Laetitia Arnott | MANAGING DIRECTOR: Richard Bicker Caarten 2 EDITOR’S COLUMN 3 NEWS - Battle for an affordable Cape Town 5 NEWS - R1.2bn Jewel in Johannesburg 6 NEWS - To pee or not to pee... 7 NEWS - Ruperts hand over 70 title deeds 8 NEWS - Cabinet to address construction mafia issue 10 COVER - A rising star in affordable housing 12 FEATURES - Innovative solutions to financing the sector 16 FEATURES - Finance must focus on resale 17 FEATURES - Cutting costs on plumbing may cost you more 20 FEATURES - Affordable homes driving property growth 21 CONTRIBUTORS - Are tiny homes the answer? 22 PROJECTS - Homely, intimate and private apartments for Tuks students 25 EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS - FMF’s strong case against expropriation 26 PERSONALITY PROFILE - Volcanic Wool’s dynamic young leader 28 INDUSTRY MATTERS - Making PPP work for you 30 PRODUCTS 32 BRAND LISTINGS COVER PHOTO CREDIT: Tri-Star Construction PRINTING: Paarl Media DISTRIBUTION: CIRCULATION Controlled Free Circulation 2282 ABC period JAN – JUN 2018 ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY PRINTING All paper is sourced from the Forest Stewardship Council and Chain of Custody-certified suppliers. All waste paper from the plant is recycled. All used plates are recycled. All new printing equipment is purchased for low energy-consumption levels and low volatile organic- compound emissions. COPYRIGHT & DISCLAIMER While every reasonable precaution has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the advice and information given, neither the editor, publisher, proprietor, staff, nor any official body represented or published in this issue, will accept responsibility for any damages, loss, injuries or false claims that may arise or be made in the content. Including but not limited to any references to gender, religion, politics, ethnicity or personal preferences of any editorial contribution whether an industry expert, advertiser through sponsored or paid content or contract writer. We subscribe to the Codes of Conduct of the Advertising Standards Authority and the Press Ombudsman (see below). Disclaimers by individual companies are hereby overridden by this disclaimer. Reproduction of any of the content is expressly forbidden in terms of the Copyright Act of 1987 with all amendments. All requests to reproduce must be made in writing to the publisher and such confirmation must be given in writing before proceeding. A copy of where the reproduction was published must be supplied to the publisher at the above address. No reasonable request will be refused provided all conditions are met. All publication and exhibition titles are registered as trademarks in terms of the Trade Marks Act of 1993 and are held by Interact Media Defined (Pty) Ltd, Reg No 2014/092774/07. PRESS OMBUDSMAN: This publication has committed itself to maintain the highest standards of journalism as embodied in the Press Code of Professional Practice. If you believe we have failed to report news and comment accurately, honestly and fairly, you may lodge a complaint with the Press Ombudsman either by email, fax or letter, or by telephoning the office for the procedure to be followed. Tel: +27 (0) 11 484 3612/8 | Fax: +27 (0) 11 484-3612/8 Email: Website: for the press code This publication subscribes to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) Code of Conduct which represents truthful advertising. Should any reader feel or believe that advertising in this publication lacks substantiation, is dishonest or misleading in any way, they may refer to the ASA, CONNECT WITH US JANUARY - FEBRUARY 2019 1