About JHC

The Johannesburg Housing Company has led a pioneering path in the development of social housing in the Johannesburg inner city – and at a national level. Launched in 1995, the JHC has taken an innovative approach to tackling some of the housing challenges that confront cities. Our leading model in the sector builds neighbourhoods and not just housing.

About Johannesburg Housing Company

The Johannesburg Housing Company is a social housing company that has built a new model for affordable homes with better building management and great customer service. We have developed more than 4,513 rental housing units, setting up homes for more than 13,500 people and helping to regenerate Johannesburg’s inner city.

JHC Annual Report

JHC Annual Reports can be downloaded on the links below.

Extract from the CEO's Report 2017 - JHC is an established and significant player in the rental market sector of the City of Johannesburg that has achieved significant growth over the last 21 years.


The JHC is a groundbreaking company and we have reached many milestones worth celebrating, from buying our first property to building the first new block of flats in the inner city in three decades.


The JHC actively builds partnerships with other stakeholders and believes that success is only possible when a critical mass of stakeholders with shared concerns and a common interest come together. Over the years, we have set up partnerships with, among others, banks, investment corporations, mining houses, property companies, City Improvement Districts and the City of Johannesburg.

Contact Us

There are several ways for you to talk to us: you can phone, email, fax, post a letter, fill in a form online or visit our offices.