The Development Team

The Developer


Cardinal Corporation

Cardinal Corporation was founded in 2006 to explore the vision of it's shareholders who recognised a shortage of high quality housing development in the country, as well as a land investment opportunity next to the Harare Airport. This land was later to become Arlington Estate, Cardinal's flagship project.

Who we are

Cardinal Corporation is a Zimbabwean property development organisation that consists of an accomplished team of experienced professionals. The small and capable team is quick to adapt to the complex and diversified needs of investors ranging from individuals looking for residential stands to large corporates seeking land and build solutions. The team has proven industry expertise and commitment to service that is second to none.

Their broad portfolio of services includes land acquisition, building construction (residential, industrial and commercial) project management and appropriate financial solutions.

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Core values

A rigorous internal due diligence process has to be signed off before the Cardinal Corporation brand emblazons a development. Central to the high standards we set are our core values:

  • Customers are our business
  • To always act with integrity
  • We value people
  • We invest in society
  • We believe in teamwork
  • We are obsessed with quality and executional excellence

The Local Partners


Victoria Falls Investments

Victoria Falls Investments is a wholly Zimbabwean owned and managed organisation based in the resort town. It offers well researched business consultancy solutions based on detailed and intimate knowledge of the region and the people. It has a small, dynamic and diverse team that allows it to offer clients (from diverse backgrounds) assistance primarily in (but not limited to) it's core areas:

  • Property Development
  • Project Management
  • Business Advisory Services
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Tourism

Kazangula Trust

KAZUNGULA TRUST is a Victoria Falls based investment Trust

The Architect


Pantic Architects

Over the past 26 years, Pantic Architects award winning design studio has completed an extensive number of diverse, custom projects throughout Zimbabwe and Southern Africa which include large scale planning initiatives, hotels, lodges and luxury residences.

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The Builders


Founded in 1980, Smart Building Solutions have been actively involved in residential construction in Zimbabwe, most notably within the mining, education and health care sectors. Completed projects include the construction of 2,400 residential houses for Zimplats,160 health clinics countrywide and numerous bespoke bespoke residential projects throughout Harare.


WE Contruction

Formed in 2009, WE Construction is based in Victoria Falls, and has to date completed several diverse projects ranging from offices, warehouses, residential homes and most recently the renovation of luxury lodges in Hwange National Park sleeping 80 pax. Together with their loyal team of locally based, skilled artisans, WE Construction is an intrinsic part of the success and growth Victoria Falls has seen in recent years.

Other Cardinal Corporation Projects



Arkenstone is the ultimate in discreet, luxurious living. An exclusive complex of ten beautifully appointed homes designed to maximise the uniqueness of the hill-top site. With 360 degree views of the panoramic landscape, this truly is a premium location. This development has been sold out.

100 on Montgomery


100 on Montgomery is a landmark luxury townhouse development in the much sought after, leafy suburb of Highlands, Harare. Architecturally designed, stylish and modern, offering 100% Prestige, 100% Designer Living, 100% Exclusivity and 100% Investment.  And 100% sold out.

Arlington Estate


Arlington Estate is an up-market, mixed use development incorporating high quality infrastructure, desirable housing, shared security and beautifully maintained common areas. This conveniently located, Estate has residential, commercial & industrial property on offer.

Sunbird Villas


Sunbird Villas is a private, upmarket, residential complex in the heart of the well known, mixed use development Arlington Estate, conveniently located close to Harare’s CBD and main airport. Ideal for family living or as an investment, this is an attractive, modern development.