Applicants should send Heita JOSHCO to our WhatsApp number:
066 511 7139
Receive an automated response detailing all available units and
their rental requirements including amounts.
If JOSHCO advertises using digital platforms, then a specific
email address will be provided
Some applications can be done through walk-in at
Please note that the qualifying criteria is
depended on the project that one is applying
To qualify for a SHRA funded or Greenfield Project you
must earn between R1 500 - R15 000.
For Brownfield Projects JOSHCO charges per square meter.
Before you apply you must:
Have permanent residence
Be 18 years and older/ open to suretyship agreement form if
Be permanently employed
Be self-employed, with proof of income in a way of a bank
Certified ID copy
Letter of employment signed and dated, letter to confirm
employment date and must have reachable employer contact
Latest pay slip if you earn a monthly salary
12 consecutive pays lip if your earning is commission based
4 pay slips for weekly earners
2 consecutive pay slips for Fortnite earners
3 months Bank statement, stamped inside the bank / ink-based
Proof of residence/ letter from loans- cellphone account,
Edgar’s account, municipal account etc.
NO See list above
NO Proof of residence must be in the applicant’s name
Applicants can send Heita JOSHCO to our WhatsApp number:
066 511 7139 The online applications app is not yet available – to be
We consider permanent residents of JOHANNESBURG; however, we
PRIORITISE South African residents.
We PRIORITISE South African residents.
Only when married in community of property can do a
joint lease agreement
NO Deposit stays in an interest-bearing account for when the
tenants want to vacate the unit, Joshco will then monitor
the condition and use it to pay for damages caused (if at
all) and when there is none the applicant receives the
NO JOSHCO does not do individual subsidy but
institutionalised subsidies through SHRA, with the aim to
service certain groups of individuals. When one applies for
someone else is called subletting when this happen, the
tenant will be given notice to vacate.
Institutionalised subsidy - is the money paid by
government to ensure affordable rental.
If you require to stay in a JOSHCO unit, you must apply.
NO one is allowed to inherit a unit.
We process your application based on your Gross
earning (income before deductions)
Viewing of units prior to approval is NOT ALLOWED to
avoid vandalism of property and to ensure safety and
security of Property Supervisors and other tenants.
Leasing administrators normally explain descriptions to
applicants. However, approved applicants with certified
ID copy, proof of deposit can be allowed to view the
6 - 8 weeks to get approved or declined (under
Confirmation of employment, when the employer is unreachable or
takes long to respond
Blurry documents or documents not sent in the correct format
Picture of the flats/ units can be seen on the website or via
Please consult the Leasing Department, firstname.lastname@example.org copy customer
services Documents required for one to qualify for parking
Confirmation from the bank to show who is paying for the car
Proof of ownership/ car papers from the bank that are in your
Certified ID copy
Letter from the employer if it’s a company car
Dependant on the type of projects, location, and the square
Rental can be dependent on earnings
The refund is subject to 1 month’s statement
Please submit all required documents (certified ID copy, bank
account to verify were the money needs to be paid).
Property Supervisor to conduct snagging,
once it has been established that the unit is still in a good
condition, it will take up to 14 days for the money to be paid
into your account.
NO Water and Electricity is prepaid; however, some project
water is charged according to consumption.
The lease agreement is valid for 2 years,
You are required to give 30 days’ notice to vacate or forfeit
your deposit money.
The Lease holder is the only person obliged to paying rental and
to stay in the unit, that is why one can’t leave family.
The Lease holder is required to do an affidavit stating that
when they leave, they will do so with their dependant
And if a Lease holder is deployed to a different province by
their employer, a letter from the employer is required and the
property supervisor will also monitor if the Lease Holder does
come to the flat often.
If married in community of property, we require
Letter of authority,
Affidavit stating your relationship and that the deceased was
staying with you.
You can also apply in your name, if you do not qualify, you will
have to vacate, alternatively the landlord will provide
alternative accommodation in your range of earnings.
Your query can be logged with the Property Supervisor or directly
with maintenance department
If not assisted, you may escalate the issue to the Portfolio Manager
or our customer services department
Report to the Property Supervisor
WhatsApp number: 066 511 7139 | 011 406 7300
We have created a map to show where Joshco projects are
located on our website
Send HEITA JOSHCO via WhatsApp number: 066 511
7139, you will receive a list of projects
Through email: applicant can follow up from the same
email address they used to apply
JOSHCO leasing offices are closed on
It is a rental agreement, tenants cannot own the flat.
Real Estate agent is a sale agreement and Joshco is not
selling flats as it is a social housing.
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