Category Archive for "Press Releases"

Affordable Housing in Africa: Opportunities & Constraints

Marcus Evans proudly presents our 5th Annual Affordable Housing Africa conference in Cape Town this July. The conference seeks to create a platform for public, private and financial stakeholders to discuss and identify solutions to tackle the housing gap that…

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NHBRC mobilises the built environment towards radical transformation

Today, the NHBRC in its effort to mobilise and demonstrate its commitment to transformation in the human settlements and built environment hosted a Women’s Roundtable discussion at Birchwood Hotel. The event seeks to address issues that relate to the advancement…

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NHBRC warns consumers against fraudulent use of its logo

The NHBRC warns unsuspecting housing consumers against a letter allegedly sent out by Cosmopolitan Projects about guarantees on their completed homes. The letter which has an NHBRC logo distorts the benefits that consumers are entitled to – once construction of…

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NHBRC lays criminal charges against Natal Home Builders (Pty) Ltd (“NHB”)

The National Home Builders Registration Council (“NHBRC”) has laid 7 criminal charges against Natal Home Builders (Pty) Ltd (“NHB”) an entity which is conducting its business in and around eThekwini, KwaZulu-Natal. Over and above this, the NHBRC has also laid…

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NHBRC warns housing consumers against Modulus Civils and Construction

The National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) would like to warn the public not to conduct business with Modulus Civils and Construction an entity owned by Mr J.N. Bouwer which is conducting its business in and around Pretoria, Gauteng. Modulus…

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NHBRC Limpopo hosts a workshop to reinforce home inspection

The National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) Limpopo held a Technical Inspectorate Workshop in its efforts to capacitate inspectors to forge an integrated approach when they inspect the quality of homes. This included Construction Project Managers, Senior Management in Integrated…

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Notice to Housing Consumers Affected by Gauteng Storm

In order for the NHBRC to continue to assist homeowners that were affected by the recent severe storms in Gauteng, homeowners are encouraged to complete and submit the complaints form that can be found on the link below; and email…

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THE NHBRC DISPATCHES ENGINEERING AND INSPECTORATE TEAM TO DISASTER-HIT PROTEA GLEN

The NHBRC notes with great concern and sadness of the recent natural disaster in which a tornado plundered much of Protea Glen – Soweto, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. As a result of the disaster, numerous homes…

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NHBRC Trains Persons With Disabilities In Construction Skills

On Tuesday 12th of December 2017, the National Home Builders Registration Council (NHBRC) handed over certificates in plumbing to 13 trainees with disabilities at the Khayelitsha Training Centre, in Cape Town. The training in these skills forms part of the…

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EC Human Settlements to launch artisan training for township unemployed youth

Eastern Cape MEC for Human Settlements, Ms Helen Sauls-August will launch a youth Artisan Programme aimed at empowering unemployed young people at Kruisfontein township in Humansdorp. The Human Settlements Empowerment Programme in the form of a National Human Settlements Brigade…

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