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Can I Rent a Student Apartment If I'm Not in College?

If you’re wondering whether you can rent student housing if you’re not actually a student, the answer is “maybe.” There is no universal policy regarding non-students living in student housing. Most colleges do not permit the practice, but many make exceptions at their fringes, and others are more broadly welcoming of non-students.

Minister Blade Nzimande - Higher Education, Science and Innovation

As a sector, we have also not been spared, we had to adopt new ways of providing learning and teaching by introducing blended education platforms, which includes integrating technological learning and physical delivery of education and teaching materials.

The role of infrastructure in building the South African economy

With the economy slowing, South Africa must pay closer attention to how it finances infrastructure such as nuclear power stations, new dams, rail links and roads. Drawing in the private sector will be key. With the economy slowing, South Africa must pay closer attention to how it finances infrastructure such as nuclear power stations, new dams, rail links and roads. Drawing in the private sector will be key. 

How wise is investing in student accommodation?

The demand for tertiary education continues to grow on a regular basis, yet many campuses usually do not have the capacity to accommodate the growing number of students seeking campus residence.

Do your homework before you let to students

With the ongoing student housing shortage, becoming a student landlord can appear to be an attractive proposition. But, before you take the plunge, here’s what you need to know about letting to students.