BALWIN’S QUALITY COMMITMENT TO THOMPSON BAY
Balwin Properties is a listed JSE company with over two decades’ experience in the South African property industry. The company’s nationwide developments epitomise ‘Lifestyle Experience’. The majority include leisure, entertainment and sport facilities such as swimming pools, spas, restaurants, squash facilities, gyms, sports fields, games rooms, cinemas and more. The Ballito Hills lifestyle estate is a fine example of such a development.
During the next 8 to 10 years, Balwin Properties will add huge value to the Ballito area including Thompson Bay precinct via its Ballito Hills lifestyle estate and its involvement in the refurbishment of the beach and tourist facilities at Thompson Bay.
Ultimately comprising over three thousand 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments, Ballito Hills reflects the modernity, quality, pricing and convenience for which Balwin developments are renowned. With its world-class 24/7 security, state-of-the-art Lifestyle Centre and proximity to amenities such as reputable schools, medical, financial and shopping facilities, Ballito Hills’ sales success is considerable.
The duration of Balwin’s involvement will see the developer becoming an integral part of the community. Aside from adding to the usual economic benefits such as contributing to the rates base and local bulk services, Balwin;
• Employs local people and contractors (Over 60% of workers are local).
• Conducts bricklaying training courses and project management for local applicants.
• Organises charity walks to raise funds for the Balwin Foundation, the beneficiaries of whom are local.
• Has reached agreement with the KwaDukuza Municipality (KDM) on the upgrade of the beach facilities.
Balwin Properties is committed to help with the complete refurbishment of the beach’s ablutions, lifeguard and shower facilities and to repair the unsafe storm-water outlet. The refurbishment includes rectifying the surrounds to an environmentally sustainable state.