News release

JLL’s Project and Development Services team appointed to lead Newmarket Lifestyle Centre in Alberton

Rejem-Linton JV appoints JLL to provide project management services on the new 32,000sqm strip mall development

May 02, 2023

May Ong

Senior Marketing Manager, P&DS MEA
+971 4 426 6999

Johannesburg, South Africa; May 2, 2023 – JLL, a leading professional services firm specialised in real estate, investment management, and development consultancy services, has been appointed by Rejem-Linton JV to deliver the Newmarket Lifestyle Centre in Alberton, Johannesburg.

Scheduled to open in 2024, the new strip mall, built to 32,000 sqm, will accommodate more than 50 retail tenants with approximately 400 sqm of F&B space. It is built on a greenfield site within Newmarket Precinct, an upmarket mixed-use development that spans 77 hectares.

JLL will provide project management services throughout the project, from project initiation, planning and programming, stakeholder management, procurement of the works packages, construction, and handover.

Commenting on the partnership, Riaan Jonker from Rejem-Linton JV said, "This much-awaited Newmarket Lifestyle Centre development is part of the larger Newmarket node, Alberton. With JLL's extensive project management experience and client-centric approach to project delivery, we are confident that this development will be a great success, delivered to international standards, creating a world-class lifestyle centre that will benefit the larger community of Alberton and the surrounding areas of Johannesburg."

"We are delighted to be appointed on this project, which reinforces our reputation as one of the leading project management consultancies in South Africa and look forward to building a strong relationship with Rejem-Linton JV," said Matthew Renshaw, Senior Director, Project & Development Services, Sub Sahara & Africa, JLL.

Rejem-Linton JV is an ambitious and reputable real estate development company. We are proud to be supporting their vision and are fully committed to delivering such an exciting project which will undeniably contribute to shaping the future of the Newmarket Precinct and Alberton", said Dani Mansour, Head of Project & Development Services, Africa, JLL.

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