The former Johannesburg mayor has 18 months to build a movement and a team to compete in the 2021 municipal elections, writes Adriaan Basson.
More sun than clouds. Mild.
Much like offices converted to residential buildings in the Johannesburg CBD, the BlackBrick project is offering apartment living at prices far cheaper those on offer in purpose-built developments.
Do you have a spare bedroom that is currently collecting dust? You could meet travellers and boost your income on the side.
Airbnb has launched a pilot programme to economically and socially empower South African communities where access to tourism is not always easy.
3 reasons why universities need to have more affordable living options for students.
A woman accused of scamming people by allegedly promising them government jobs and state vehicles has been fingered for also allegedly duping local bed and breakfast establishments.
A new residence building in Mowbray will go some way towards addressing the student housing crisis gripping the Western Cape.
While the tourism and food and beverages sectors have increased their income year-on-year, the volume of goods transported decreased, according to Statistics SA.
This Gumtree ad says you can live in a beautiful Sandton apartment filled with luxuries all free of charge! There's just one catch...
Ever stayed somewhere wonderfully weird or terrifically terrifying? The Twitter travel community shared some intriguing accommodation stories... now tell us yours!
The Cabin Restaurant has a breathtaking view of the sea and glorious sunsets in Doringbaai
Commenting on SA's proposed Tourism Amendment Bill, Airbnb tells Fin24 it supports "clear and progressive rules for the sustainable growth of home sharing".
City Lodge Hotels has had a difficult year, but CEO Clifford Ross believes the group’s cautious and conservative nature could be beneficial in seeing its expansion plans to fruition.
From humble beginnings in someone’s garage, online travel group TravelGround has grown into a huge business in just eight years, processing thousands of accommodation bookings every week.
The feud between struggling tenants and home-sharing websites like Airbnb has increased, especially in popular areas.
Student accommodation developer John Schooling says that protests over accommodation at universities have been "a long time coming." In response to the shack Rhodes Must Fall members erected on Jammie Plaza at the University of Cape Town Schooling said, "The shortfall for student accommodation has been coming for quite some time."
He views the shack as correct and symbolically powerful. "I thought it was actually a touch of genius," says Schooling. His company, STAG African, develops student housing on campus. The developer has worked on sites at the University of Fort Hare, Walter Sisulu University and the University of Stellenbosch.
Year-on-year supply and demand for the internet accommodation service is exploding in South Africa with triple-digit percentage growth.
Measured at current prices, total income for the tourist accommodation industry rose by 3.7% in February 2015 compared with last February, official figures show.
A number of local hotels and lodges have been featured in the new 2014 Travel + Leisure World's Best awards. Take a look.
The Indaba Hotel's restaurant, Epsom Terrace, offers you an elegant dining experience right in the heart of Fourways, Johannesburg.
Pop in for breakfast, lunch or dinner and enjoy some true South African classics.
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