History of Foresters Arms

History of Foresters Arms
Always on the lookout for items of interest, we were delighted to discover the interesting article on Foresters Arms which is so much more than just about the pub. It really is an excellent article on the area as well.  If you have some historical photographs of the area we think that would be great to share them.  Email The history of Foresters Arms began in 1852 – a long time ago! A gentleman by the name of James Maynard owned a section of land...

Two new offices as Chas Everitt invests in the future of Cape Town

Two new offices as Chas Everitt invests in the future of Cape Town
Despite the recent slowdown in home sales in Cape Town which has seen many real estate companies scale down their operations, Chas Everitt International franchisees are investing in new offices in the metro in anticipation of a substantial turnaround in the not-too-distant future. One of these is the new high-visibility operation in Constantia Village, at the heart of a plush heritage area that has been particularly hard-hit over the past 18 months by e...

Time for Breakfast!

Time for Breakfast!
According to Sally Gracie, MD of the Cape Town South's Chas Everitt real estate franchise one of the glorious things about Spring is breakfasts!  "Getting up a little earlier and taking some 'me time' with a friend or even alone, and enjoying a yummy breakfast at one of the many glorious restaurants in our area just reminds you of the many breathtaking spots we can enjoy on our doorstep," said Sally. Referring to this month's The Inside Guide which feat

Chas Everitt Cape Town South – An Irish Connection

Chas Everitt Cape Town South – An Irish Connection
Chas Everitt Cape Town South's representative Andre de Villiers will be attending this Dublin event and participating in various networking events. The Irish economy is booming! The appetite for second properties is now significantly higher than a few years ago and while closer destinations a few hours away are obviously the main attraction, many Irish buyers are familiar with Cape Town where they have family and friends and the "fly south for the winte...

Chas Everitt Cape Town South Rentals

Over the last few months the Chas Everitt Cape Town South franchise has invested substantially in its rental infrastructure to offer a more substantial growth orientated service offering.  If you are looking for a great rental service we have it! Our rentals team are managed by by Taryn Retief who has many years experience in residential property management. Our current selection of over thirty rentals in the Cape Town South area has a very d

Table Mountain gets its own squad of rangers to protect tourists

Table Mountain gets its own squad of rangers to protect tourists
Sixty security staff have been appointed to guard tourists in Table Mountain National Park, two weeks after a Russian tourist's murder. Tourism minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane met the 60 white-gloved guards on Thursday at Kloof Nek, in the shadow of Table Mountain's northern face. Their numbers will be boosted to 86 in October, and cameras and drones will join the anti-crime effort from December. James Vos, Cape Town's mayoral committee member f...

Women’s Day in South Africa

Women’s Day in South Africa
Women's Day in South Africa is a different date to the rest of the world.  Women's Day in South Africa marks the anniversary of the great women's march of 1956, where women marched to the Union Buildings to protest against the carrying of pass books. On 9 August 1956, about 20 000 women marched to the Union Buildings in Pretoria to protest against legislation aimed at tightening the apartheid government's control over the movement of black women in urba...

Water Discolouration

Water Discolouration
The City of Cape Town is advising residents that water in the distribution system is currently discoloured over a large part of the eastern, central and southern suburbs. “The discolouration is due to a process control fault at the Faure Water Treatment Plant. As a safety precaution, residents are advised to boil the water before drinking especially if it appears discoloured,” the City said in a statement. “We are now feeding the affected areas of the n