MUNICIPAL LAND ASSETS AND SOCIAL HOUSING. NASHO-SALGA LAND PACKAGING. Background. What is the responsibility of municipalities in S Africa Today? Create jobs for its employees and councillors? Provide a channel for national government finance? Opportunity for lots of meetings and workshops?
NASHO-SALGA LAND PACKAGING
To ensure a good quality of life and access to resources of all people in their local areas. Particularly to redress the inequality and deprivation created by apartheid.
To provide well located and quality rental housing affordable to low and moderate income households. In doing so to give them access to the socio econmict resources of our cities while ensuring the economic integration of these cities.
Need to determine best use
Temp. Disposal Lease
Developmental Resp. Assess.
Accessing Housing Ops.
Maintaining Financial Sust.of Mun.
Hundred stand alone houses on the periphery of the old township. Tenants not paying and high arrears. What to do?
3 blocks of flats 100 units close to town centre with infill possibilities. Tenant payments 60%. Tenants want sectional title ownership?
Empty piece of land in well located sub hub of City. Developer offering R10m for land for a mixed ownership development. SHI wants it for Social Housing plan shows could achieve 150 units. What to do?
Prime piece of land in centre of very expensive Commercial node. Number of large developers are competing for development rights. Small voiced lobby for Social Housing on site. What to do?