Cornubia Phase 1 is located within the north western portions of the Cornubia Development, a large national priority project. Cornubia is widely regarded as a potential key project in the quest for ‘Integrated Human Settlement’. The project planning as well as land would be jointly undertaken by the eThekwini Municipality and Tongaat Hulett (Pty) Ltd and aims at providing some 2700 housing opportunities within Phase 1. The intention for Phase 1 is to provide majority fully subsidized units for residents within the lowest subsidy brackets. Iyer were involved in the detailed urban design layout and the concept design of the residential units.