The Mhlatuze Housing Development is situated south of the town of Empangeni in KZN at the intersection of P166 (Empangeni Bypass and P456 (Ngwelezana Road).
The development over 8 phases includes the construction of surfaced roads, water supply, sanitation and stormwater management.
Phases 1 to 3 consisting of the construction of low-cost housing and services was completed in 1999. Phase 4 consisting of 400 bondable houses priced from R350 000 was completed in 2009. Phase 5 consisting of low-cost housing constructed by Mocha Civils and Phase 7 have been completed.
Phases 6 and 8 are in the planning stage.