After completing his articles in Cape Town with Moores Rowland, Martin left to explore more entrepreneurial opportunities, which included, amongst others, consulting to retail and operational businesses. In 1995, after a successful period of developing residential, commercial and industrial projects, Martin formed Blend Property Group. Martin divides his time between Cape Town, JHB, and the UK, ensuring all ventures exceed international standards and trends.
COMPANYAbout Blend Property Group
Established in 2006, and Operating out of offices in Cape Town, Johannesburg and London, Blend Property Group is a South African based commercial property company focused on development and investment in the office, industrial and retail sectors.
Currently the Group’s gross assets base is in the region of R2bn, this being a mixture of commercial, industrial and retail properties with a total GLA in excess of 200 000sqm. The core focus of blend is in the major metropoles of South Africa.
The company has core expertise in all of the property industry, including asset management and development skills.
Blend Property management supplies an in-house, full property management service to the group as well as 3rd party property owners. The executive team of Blend has a wealth of experience in the property industry, both in the listed coperate space as well as substantial private property enterprises.
Blend uses both traditional bank funding as well as some securitized funding structures for which the debentures have consistently been awarded an A- (investment Grade).