Phase two of one of the most striking property developments in the country, which is under construction on a prime seafront location near Jeffreys Bay in the Eastern Cape, has been released. The R500 million Milkwood development between Jeffreys Bay and Aston Bay will be a five-storey building with 120 luxury units when completed. Starting […]
The second Nelson Mandela Bay Sevens festival will set the tone for a fun-filled holiday period. The event, with its associated entertainment, will take place from Friday to Sunday at the Grey School campus. The tournament is however about much more than just rugby and entertainment, says NMB Sevens marketing director Laurence Finn. “An estimated […]
Port Elizabeth is ranked among the best triathlon and Ironman venues found anywhere in the world. Having just returned from the Ford Ironman 70.3 World Championship in Clearwater Beach, Florida, in the United States, three local triathletes have confirmed that their home city compares favourably with the overseas locations.
RedPlane South Africa (Ed note: head office in Cape Town) says biotechnology can reduce the pressure on health services by helping the millions of South Africans who will suffer from a psychiatric condition at some point in their lives. Their comments follow the findings of a research study recently released by the Medical Research Council […]
Prof Otto Müller, who was honoured by the South African Academy for Science & Arts for the second time last night (September 27), has been contracted by UK-based Oxford Bioscience in partnership with the RedPlane group to assist with biotechnology research. Müller, who lives in George with business interests in the Southern and Western Cape, […]
Estate agents in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape have been dealt severe body blows by recent interest rate hikes and the effects of the new National Credit Act. The knockout punch could be just around the corner for some, says Jaco Rademeyer, principal of Jaco Rademeyer Estates in PE.
Nearly two centuries ago the area above Govan Mbeki Avenue, known as Central Hill, was the most sought after residential area in Port Elizabeth. The wealthiest residents lived there in the largest and grandest homes. Today the picture looks very different. In the past ten years, Central has increasingly gained a reputation for crime and […]
Leading estate agents in Port Elizabeth have praised efforts by the police, security companies and business people to restore Central to its former glory. The area is the historical heart of the city, but in recent years it has become dilapidated and acquired a reputation as a hangout for drug dealers and prostitutes. The new […]
When Cape Town-based biokinetisist Havelin Hindley’s rugby career came to a premature end at school, he never dreamt that he would one day be helping the Springboks of colour reach their full potential. Hindley, who was drafted in as the first conditioner at the SA Rugby Academy in Cape Town, and former Springbok centre and […]
A young Port Elizabeth property agent has received national recognition for his contribution to the industry in terms of sales, exceptional service, leadership and development. Jaco Rademeyer of Jaco Rademeyer Estates was one of 16 agents honoured at this year’s Nedbank Property Professional awards evening held in Cape Town recently. The 25-year-old property agent was […]