This open and underutilized surface car park of approximately 1 ha, forming part of the City of Cape Town municipal corporate headquarters precinct, is located right in the centre of Cape Town CBD, Cape Town’s primary urban node, where the highest density of development and widest range of higher order uses and facilities occur. This site has the potential to accommodate considerable high density and mixed use development.
This underutilised open car park space has the potential to accommodate considerable high density and mixed use development in this central location. Bidder teams should consider the shared expectations for the delivery of carbon-neutral development demonstration projects.
Competition timeframes for Cape Town sites extended to early 2019. New deadline for submission of Expression of Interest to be confirmed in the new year.
The site is considered suitable for significant high density primarily mixed residential development, including some gap / affordable (tenure blind) housing, with some non-residential (possibly office / commercial) component on lower floors.
City of Cape Town
Type of transfer intended
Normally full freehold disposal of the asset, but depends on the proposal (eg how space for City fleet might be made available). Leasehold rights may also be considered.
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