PRIVATE property group Africrest Properties has almost completed the rejuvenation of its creative hub known as Design District in Rosebank, Johannesburg, located on the corner of Tyrwhitt and Keyes avenues.Africrest focuses on purchasing existing buildings that need attention from a development, redevelopment or management perspective.Nicholas Katsapas and Justin Blend are the main entrepreneurs at Africrest.Mr Blend said on Monday he was impressed by how quickly the Design District had attracted tenants considering it had taken Africrest less than a year to revamp."The building has already attracted major international companies. Recently leases with Fox International Channels Africa, the television network, and Universal Music have been concluded," he said.Other tenants included TV channel Trace, SA Fashion Week and the Loerie Awards."It is energising to (be in) a building where all your neighbouring tenants are in a creative space, music, television, fashion," said Randall Abraha...

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