n Local Government Bulletin - Municipal rates policies and the urban poor : promoting access to urban land markets?

Volume 12, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1561-901X



In urban areas, the poor continue to struggle to access well-located land. Secondary residential property markets are also constrained from functioning effectively in black townships. Recent research supported by the South African Cities Network (SACN) and Urban Landmark has investigated how municipal property rates policies are, or could be, used to promote access by the poor to urban land markets.

Loading full text...

Full text loading...


Article metrics loading...


This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error