OUR COMPANY HISTORY

Louis Kruger Property Management was founded by Louis Kruger (snr) in 1975 and have been managing the administration and letting of several apartment buildings and houses since this date. Since 2001 we have added several commercial properties to our portfolio.

Louis Kruger (jnr) joined the company in 1990. He has been managing residential and commercial property since 1992, actively managing Neighbourhood, Destination and Convenience Shopping Centres since 2003. Being a residential and commercial property owner himself his key strength is his hands-on experience in all facets of residential and commercial property management over an extended period of time. Empowering him to understand and deliver according to the expectations of every type of property owner.

Louis successfully completed, with honours, a Certificate in Shopping Centre Management (CSCM) a Certificate in the Fundamentals of Shopping Centre Marketing and in February 2009 completed an Advanced Certificate in Shopping Centre Leadership with honours. All certificates are hosted by the University of Pretoria in conjunction with the South African Council of Shopping Centres. In addition he has completed various business, residential and commercial property courses over the years.

Currently we manage 8 shopping centres, 8 office blocks, 3 mixed use buildings, industrial buildings, 150 residential units (excluding mixed use buildings), 5 sectional title buildings. Some of the buildings is under our management for more than 30 years stretching 2 generations. We cover the whole Western Cape from Hermanus to Vredenburg.

We use MDA Property Manager and Payprop software which is generally accepted as the best property management programs for commercial and residential property respectively. The software enable us to create real-time reports at any given time.

Continues staff training ensures that relevant staff members are knowledgeable about the Estate Agency Affairs Act, The Housing Rental Act, The Consumer Protection Act, The Credit Act as well as The Sectional Titles Act.

Louis Kruger Property Management is registered at the Estate Agents Affairs Board and Council for Debt Collectors. We are members of the Institute of Estate Agents and South African Council of Shopping Centres.