Budget makes room for more housing opportunities

Lameez Omarjee

Pretoria – Government is to spend R29.8bn on housing, according to the National Budget.

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan delivered Budget 2017 in parliament on Wednesday. He said it was important to have intergovernmental cooperation between the different spheres to improve delivery of services such as housing, water and sanitation and public transport, among others.

He explained that collaboration was pivotal in "reversing the spatial legacy of apartheid".

READ MORE: http://www.fin24.com/Budget/budget-makes-room-for-more-housing-opportuni...