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    Thoughts? Honestly...the ANC never fail to astound me with their childish defensive rhetoric. Cape Town debates location of proposed Nelson Mandela statue THURSDAY JUN 13, 2013 A statue of Nelson Mandela may be erected on the Grand Parade, in front of the City Hall where he delivered his first...
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    A new use for the unfinished building that was originally going to be a Hotel Missoni. Construction is under way. I'm trying to get a hold of renders of the finished product or something...
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    Excellent news. One less hole in the city centre. And a major one at that! CT Senator Park to be revamped 21 Apr 2011 Senator Park, a dodgy block of flats in central Cape Town that has allegedly been home to drug-dealers and prostitutes is to be revamped once all the tenants have been thrown...
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    Harmony Park Jakupa Architects Harmony Park is situated within the Helderberg Urban Renewal Area as defined by the integrated settlement trajectory of the City of Cape Town 2030 vision. This designation recognises on a schematic policy level the need for urban restructuring through...
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    SUBURBAN LIVING FOR A NEW GENERATION A stone’s throw from the historic Rondebosch Fountain, the centre of one of Cape Town’s most loved and popular residential suburbs, lies an opportunity to invest in seven levels of contemporary living. Set in a suburb rich with heritage, The Rondebosch offers...
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    Eish. ----- www.theversailles.co.za
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    Any have an idea as to what exactly they're doing here? Drove past a little too fast to read the board properly, but I think I saw something to do with Game and some other large store.
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    I'll keep an eye out for more information and/or renders when they become available. Source
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    No other information as of yet :) Will keep an eye out for renders too. Source
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    Mod edit: updated renders and info. The new Chevron headquarters are currently being constructed on a site adjacent to the Virgin Active gym in the Bridgeways precinct of Century City - opposite The Colosseum. Designed by Louis Karol Architects, focus will be placed on the building's...
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    Please PM me for any additions/change requests :) INDEX 00 #4 Church Square, CBD 4 Dorp Street, 7 & 15 Wale Street Refurbishment/Expansion #11 Adderley, CBD #15 on Orange, CBD #22 Bree, CBD #22 Long Street, CBD 22 Somerset Road, Green Point #27 Leeuwen Street, CBD #31 Heerengracht Hotel...
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    Heritage Square Heritage Square is a Mixed Use Development situated in the heart of Durbanville. It borders onto four Streets namely Sher-, Vrede-, Gladstone and Short Streets. This Development allows you to work, shop and live on the same premises. There are ample safe parking in two...
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    I've been wondering what they hell they're building along Koeberg Road for some time. This explains it :) ----- Premier Zille launches social housing project in Brooklyn MONDAY NOV 30, 2009 A R75 million social housing project with 219 rental units has been launched in Brooklyn, Cape Town...
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    INVEST IN THE LOVE OF LIFE... TODAY! Set for completion in May 2010, Le Rouge will comprise designer apartments situated at the heart of popular Burgundy...
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    Anyone seen this? It's a series currently on MNet Series on Friday nights at 9PM. The program isn't anything wonderful, but it's filmed in Cape Town and has some amazing shots of the CBD. Makes CT seem very Cosmopolitan :)
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    Dear Colleagues and Students Close to 30 000 people pass through the UCT campuses on a daily basis. Over the last ten years we have grown tremendously, from 16 976 students in 2000 to 24 000 (estimated) in 2010. This level of growth places enormous pressure on the university. You...
  17. Rest of Western Cape
    Massive eco-project coming to George 09 Nov 2009 Western Cape premier Helen Zille unveiled plans for one of Africa's single biggest private development projects at a ceremony in George on Friday 6 November. The R28bn Destiny Africa Ecosphere project will integrate world-class conferencing, a...
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    dhk Architects (Pty) Ltd won the commission for this project through an invited competition against four other major practices. This new facility is intended to place the University of the Western Cape on the world map as a teaching and research entity. As such, extensive precedent studies...
  19. Urban Showcase
    Taken so many pictures over the last year of my city, thought it's time to open one of these (thanks to Pule - SA Forumer). All pics are either of Cape Town or taken within 150km of the city of the surrounding winelands etc. Hope my photography does this gorgeous city justice, hope you all...
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    Mod edit: updated information and renders. NAME: The Mirage LOCATION: De Waterkant STATUS: U/C FLOORS: 16F USE: Mixed Use This mixed use building consisting of two levels of retail, three levels of premium grade offices and nine levels of luxury apartments was designed with the assistance of...
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