Since 2014, we have served leading institutions by developing innovative financial solutions to urban development challenges. We provide a comprehensive menu of services:

Equity investors & developers

  • Support for instruments or facilities enabling the flow of capital

  • Capital raising & deal making

  • Financial feasibilities

  • Performance benchmarking

  • Building utility optimisation

  • EDGE certification support

Banks & other lenders

  • Strategy development

  • Market segmentation and mapping

  • Feasibility studies

  • Credit facility structuring and advisory

  • Co-design of financial products

  • Design of green bond frameworks

  • Implementation and reporting

NGO & Public Sector

  • Policy research

  • Financial modelling

  • Decision support tools

  • Supporting the design and implementation of a R120m debt facility promoting efficient, EDGE-rated affordable housing in South Africa (Nedbank & DBSA/DEA Green Fund);

  • Design of two funds mobilising private capital to expand access to housing for the housing gap market;

  • Assisting with structuring (lender approved) loans worth more than R500m in respect of 5 000 units of affordable and social housing in cities and towns in SA;

  • Developing innovative green property finance product concepts to support lean, green inner-city rental housing in South Africa;

  • Developing a pioneering green bond framework for the South African listed bond market;

  • Designing a performance benchmarking tool for the SA social housing industry, enabling each social housing company – no matter size or maturity – to measure against peers.