The South African Institute of Architects President's Award recognises work from across the entire profession for the contribution architecture makes to the development of a sustainable built environment and the societies which it serves.
Elangeni Social Housing Project became the first inner city housing project to attact a commercial bank loan in South Africa, paving the way for other social housing companies to attract private public partnership funding.
Savage and Dodd Architects
JHC is proud to announce that it was a co-recipient of a Govan Mbeki Award for 2008, in the category Social Housing Institution of the Year - Gauteng. The award was received on JHC's behalf by Property Manager Teddie O'Brien. The co-recipients - JHC and Madulamoho - will be representing Gauteng in the National phase of this award.
The Govan Mbeki Awards aim to recognise the contribution made by all sector role players and stakeholders of accelerated housing delivery.
JHC was also the recipient of the inaugural Govan Mbeki Award in 2006.