Confusion over sale of Walmer Estate land to private developer | Cape Argus

Confusion over sale of Walmer Estate land to private developer | @TheCapeArgus

2020-02-13 01:15:00 PM

Confusion over sale of Walmer Estate land to private developer | TheCapeArgus

Housing activists are confused about how public land in Walmer Estate, earmarked for affordable housing, was sold to a private developer.

However, the department launched an eviction order against residents illegally living on the property in 2012.Reclaim the City’s Woodstock chapter leader Deena Bosch said: “We were told they cannot develop this property into affordable housing initially when we were fighting for housing in the area.

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