Gauteng

Greenstone Hill

Greenstone Hill Situated within the East Rand of the Gauteng province, Greenstone Hill is a newly developed suburb with much to offer. It neighbours the popular suburbs of Edenvale and Modderfontein and grants easy access to all three major arterial routes, namely: the N3, the R24 and the R25. Greenstone was founded in 1896 and formed part of the burgeoning mining community at the time. The working class became predominantly German after the area saw an influx of German craftsman looking to profit from the mining culture. Today, the area boasts a strong German influence, which can be seen in the distinctly German architecture and brickwork of the older building...

Houghton

5 Reasons to Consider a Move to Houghton, Johannesburg One of Johannesburg's most in-demand neighbourhoods, Houghton is a well-established suburb that lies north-east of the city centre. Thanks to its combination of good schools, accessibility, picturesque beauty, and diverse selection of premium property for sale and rent, Houghton continues to be a good choice for both new and seasoned property-seekers. To give you a better idea of what this area promises its investors, here are some of our top reasons to consider a move to Houghton in Johannesburg.  Amenities.  Although largely a peaceful residential suburb, Houghton offers a good range of...

Johannesburg

Johannesburg is largest city in South Africa and home to more than 3 million residents. This bustling metropolis offers residents a range of attractions, entertainment, business opportunities and schooling options. Suburbs in the Johannesburg area: Bassonia Estate Bassonia Estate is located among the ridges of the Klipriviersberg, south of Johannesburg. The prestigious and picturesque residential estate offers an upmarket and laid-back lifestyle, with magnificent views and a rich history which stretches back to the Stone Age. Bassonia Estate property owners can delight in a plethora of parks, walkways and abundance of nature – the area is ideal for...

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Johannesburg, Craighall

If you have been considering investing in Craighall Property, you may already have some idea of the type of property you are hoping to find. For many property investors, spacious property that can be used as short term rentals offers the most lucrative investment. Property in Craighall offers an excellent selection of large, spacious residential property that is peaceful, scenic and centrally located. Close proximity to Sandton, coupled with a variety of property types such as large homes, compact townhouses and modern flats further add to the area's appeal among investors. To get the most from your Craighall property investment, here are some tips to keep in...

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Johannesburg, Craighall Park

With its central location, peaceful surrounds and beautiful homes, Craighall Park property offers the ideal choice for families who are seeking a place to raise children. A number of excellent schools can be found in this area, including Craighall Primary, Fleming Pre-Primary Centre and Rutland Playschool. In the greater area, additional schools include Parkhurst Primary School, Greenside High School and Unika Laerskool. Other highlights to be found in the area for families include churches, family-friendly restaurants, Hyde Park, golf courses and nature hot-spots such as the Florence Bloom Bird Sanctuary. Sandton is a short drive away, while the rest of Johannesburg can...

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Krugersdorp

Krugersdorp is a mining city in West Rand, Gauteng, and was founded in 1887 by Marthinus Pretorius after the discovery of gold on his farm. Named after the Transvaal president, Paul Kruger, and derived from the Afrikaans words of “Kruger's town”, the city of Krugersdorp was thus given its name.  Falling under the municipality known as Mogale City, Krugersdorp is regarded as the industrial hub of western Gauteng. Gold, manganese, iron, asbestos and lime are all mined in and around here and the city’s history is steeped in the mining culture and memoirs. Krugersdorp is worth moving to as it is a thriving city, defined by a consistently...

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Midrand

32 years ago, the area of Midrand evolved – making this now populous region seem rather young in a country steeped in heritage and historical notoriety. Since its inception, it has seen quite an insurgence of growth, possibly because of its prime positioning between Johannesburg and Pretoria, which originally earned it the name “Halfway House”. Following the end of Apartheid, the town officially became part of the Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality in 2000, signalling the loss of its independence. The town has seen particular growth in the last decade or so, due to many people seeing the proximal value of the area to many of the major highways...

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Midvaal

Midvaal lies between Johannesburg and East Rand and was given the name “Midvaal” due to its geographical location. The area was once a quaint country area but is now booming tourist area in southern Gauteng. The Midvaal and its surrounding areas has even attracted some international names such as, Oprah Winfrey who have invested their time and money into the region.  It is in close vicinity to Johannesburg, which is the business capital of South Africa. The province of Gauteng is an area where many businesses thrive and as a result its economy soars. The Midvaal is worth moving to because of the endless opportunities it brings and it offers all the...

Pretoria

With the lilac splendour of Jacarandas as its trademark, Pretoria is located in the northern part of Gauteng Province and is the national administrative capital of South Africa, hosting the foreign embassies and diplomatic missions. It's here where colourful people from all over gather; where bustling trade and scintillating nightlife is offset by the tranquillity of nature reserves.  It's Africa with a touch of Europe and a pinch of oriental spice. Pretoria property owners enjoy a wide range of amenities including excellent schools and educational facilities, business sectors, recreational facilities and more. Here, you can find the prestigious...

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Randburg

Randburg is a large, upmarket area located in the north west of Johannesburg. It is home to over 32 suburbs of which most are residential. Randburg is well known for stunning shopping centres and entertainment areas (such as Brightwater Commons, Cresta Centre, NorthGate and various others).  Suburbs in the Randburg area: Bergbron Bergbron is situated in the suburbs of Randburg, offering the perfect residence for family living or for commuters looking for a more spacious location, while not compromising on travel time. Ridged by the N1 Western Bypass and Ontdekkers Road/Main Road, Bergbron is snugly tucked away enough from Johannesburg to provide a...

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