Let’s go to the shop: Fourways Mall reopens after five years
Revamped shopping centre is worth R9bn and wants to compete with Sandton City and Mall of Africa
Fourways Mall’s R9bn overhaul is finally complete, with the shopping centre re-opening on Thursday as Africa’s largest – the equivalent of more than 20 rugby fields.
Its owners, listed property fund Accelerate Property Fund and developer Azrapart, have spent five years redeveloping the mall, which is the centre of Fourways, with a view to it delivering market-beating returns in the long term.
“The launch represents the first step in the fund’s 15-year plan for the Fourways node, including enhanced office, hospitality and retail offerings,” said Andrew Costa, COO of Accelerate...