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New Market Development Department<p> <strong>New Market Development Programmes and Projects Branch</strong><br>We identify, plan and monitor projects, community facilities and amenities for integrated human settlements. We manage the development of People’s Housing Projects and new Community Residential Units (CRUs) and hostels, including conversions. We also develop, facilitate and maintain partnerships between the City and private sector developers for integrated housing delivery. </p><p> <strong>Technical Services, Rental Housing and Land Reform Programmes Branch</strong><br>We oversee the implementation of USDG (Urban Settlements Development Grant) and HSDG (Human Settlements Development Grant) projects, Social and GAP housing strategies and programmes, and human settlements infrastructure coordination across the City. We also manage long-term asset plans and major upgrades to new and existing CRUs, rental units and hostels and provide professional and specialist architectural and quantity surveying services within the City for integrated human settlements, the Capital Building Work Programme and various other projects. This branch also coordinates and manages the Hostels Transformation Programme and Housing Cooperatives. </p><p>​We identify, plan, facilitate, implement and monitor new City human settlements (housing) projects and make sure that these projects are in line with the City’s various integrated human settlements strategies.</p> <span> <ul class="lrg-icon-content"><li class="lrg-icon lrg-link"><div class="list-links">​ <a title="title" href="">Register on the housing database</a><a title="title" href="">Apply for social housing</a><a title="title" href="">Find out about City housing opportunities</a><a title="title" href="" target="_blank">Download our Guide to Applying for Government Housing infographic</a><a href="" target="_blank">Read the 2016/17 review of the 2012-2017 Integrated 5-year Human Settlement Plan</a></div></li></ul></span><img alt="" src="" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /><span> <div class="contact"><h4>Head: Housing Coordination</h4><p>Heinrich Lotze</p><address><ul><li>Telephone: <br><a>021 400 2946</a></li></ul></address></div></span> ​


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