Blog posts filed under Suburb

Oaklands, Johannesburg

20
May
2019

Property usage in the suburb consists of freehold homes, apartments and townhouses which does broaden the market in the suburb somewhat to include young executives and startup families seeking to enter the market with its exclusive status. It is thus safe to surmise that the suburbs rental market is equally in high demand and yields good rental income.

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Centurion Golf Estate

17
May
2019

The architecture of the estate is firstly determined and then also limited by criteria determined by the home owners association which specific ideals in mind, such as the minimum permissible size of individual homes, the general architecture and usage of the stands. Thus the architecture within the estate is modern and given this factor the finishings in the individual homes will no doubt be modern adding value to the properties.

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Highway Gardens, Germiston

15
May
2019

The suburb can be described as a middle class suburb which consists of freehold homes of which most are large and situated on equally large grounds. The architecture of the homes in the suburb is mostly conventional with a few homes that have had a facelift to reflect the more modern trends of today.

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Wierda Glen, Centurion

13
May
2019

The mixed property usage of the suburb which consists of freehold homes, apartments, townhouses and clusters means a large income group is catered for and the added benefit is the fact that Wierda Glen is a middle-class suburb. This market segment is generally where most of the movement occurs making it the ideal long term property investment.

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Homestead, Germiston

10
May
2019

Even though the suburb is well worn there is still a huge demand for property in the suburb which is greatly driven by the still existing engineering industries which have now diversified into other industries. It then goes without saying that the suburb is in a prime location with all the major infrastructure close at hand like schools, industrial and commercial hubs and malls.

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Inanda, Sandton

08
May
2019

Tree lined streets are inviting and speak of a sense of community and family ideal for young and old and the suburb offers some unrivaled tranquility in the heart of the busiest commercial hub around.

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Modderfontein, Edenvale

06
May
2019

One of the other contributing factors to the steadily increasing property values is the suburbs prime location as it offers access to commercial and industrial hubs alike with major roads and highways within easy access such as Modderfontein Road, access to the N3 freeway which connects to William Nicol Drive and subsequently to Sandton, Rivonia, Bryanston and Buccleuch and Marlboro.

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Atholhurst, Sandton

03
May
2019

Property usage in this well-established exclusive suburb consists of freehold homes, apartments and cluster homes. Aesthetic features to the designer architecture are the landscaped gardens which are immaculately manicured and apartment buildings are of the more modern appearance which is highly attractive for executives and investors in the rental market.

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Eldoglen, Centurion

01
May
2019

One such attractive and highly sought after suburb in Centurion is Eldoglen which commands a high degree of demand. Property usage in the suburb consists mainly of freehold homes with a number of townhouse complexes which adds a benefit to startup families or those seeking the convenience and security which townhouses offer.

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Parkview, Johannesburg

29
Apr
2019

The well-maintained suburb is echoed by the manicured landscaped gardens and clean pavements which will draw perspective buyers seeking the aesthetic look.

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Sandringham, Johannesburg East

26
Apr
2019

Sandrigham’s varied architecture will suite most tastes with conventional, classic and modern styles and varying sizes of individual homes. Many of the homes are situated on large grounds which are ideal for families with younger children and will serve well for those who prefer home entertainment in the perfect Highveld weather. The pride in the suburb is echoed by the well-maintained homes and infrastructure like pavements and roads.

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Bergbron, Johannesburg

24
Apr
2019

Bergbron is one such suburb which is in a prime location. A well-established, middle-class suburb with tree lined streets, manicured gardens and well-maintained homes echo a sense of pride and community. Due to important amenities like schools, malls, industrial and commercial hubs within easy access further adds value and increases demand for property in the suburb.

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Cheltondale, Johannesburg

22
Apr
2019

Short streets are a major factor in contributing to the tranquility of the suburb which makes it the ideal family oriented suburb and residents enjoy the factor with entertainment in mind.

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Duxbury, Johannesburg Central North

19
Apr
2019

It is therefore a fact that Duxbury is by association an exclusive suburb with a mixed property usage which comprises cluster homes and freehold homes. This makes it the ideal haven for the well-heeled executives working in the nearby commercial hubs of Melrose, Rosebank, Rivonia and the Sandton CBD. Suffice to say there is no need to get stuck on major freeways to reach the office.

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Craigavon AH, Fourways

15
Apr
2019

The property usage in the suburb is another advantageous factor in driving demand as there are townhouses, apartments, cluster homes and exclusive freehold homes thus a large income spectrum from middle to upper-class will find the ideally suited home in the suburb.

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Edenburg, Sandton

12
Apr
2019

It is a well-established suburb complete with apartments, townhouses, cluster homes and freehold homes which are all catering for the exclusive market. This exclusivity is echoed in the modern and classic architecture, space utilized for the properties and the well-maintained homes and manicured and landscaped gardens.

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Elton Hill, Johannesburg

10
Apr
2019

The sunny tree-lined streets of the sought after suburb of Elton Hill is one of those suburbs which all would love to reside in; needless to say the suburb carries with it a sense of community and family.

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Gosforth Park, Germiston

08
Apr
2019

Gosforth Park is a suburb of Germiston which could be classified as a middle-class suburb with a mixed property usage consisting of townhouses and freehold homes. Being an older suburb means many of the homes have a more conventional architecture with functionality in mind and some have been remodelled to reflect more current trends.

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Halfway House Estate

05
Apr
2019

In the case of Halfway House Estate the property usage consists of freehold homes, apartments and townhouses with a varied architecture leaning more towards conventional making it the prime segment in the current property market to invest in and to be granted a bond. The other benefit of homes in the Halfway House Estate is that the homes are mostly face brick which reduces maintenance costs greatly making property even more affordable.

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Hurlyvale, Edenvale

03
Apr
2019

Tree lined streets with neat pavements speak of good service delivery and manicured gardens are a familial setting and invites home entertainment made possible by the Highveld weather and this is echoed by the tranquillity.

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Lyme Park, Sandton

01
Apr
2019

Demand for homes in Lyme Park is further driven by its prime location, strong growth in property values, good service delivery and established amenities like schools, malls and entertainment venues.

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Monte Vista, Cape Town

29
Mar
2019

Monte Vista properties have a lot to offer in terms of diversity as it can be both affordable and exclusive which is in part due to the mixed property usage which consists of freehold homes, townhouses and duets. This also translates to a larger target market being satisfied for choice.

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Robin Acres, Randburg

27
Mar
2019

Property usage consists of freehold homes, townhouses and cluster homes which appeals to a larger middle-class market which means resale values will not disappoint as demand is driven by factors like the status of the suburb, its prime location and amenities like schools and malls on offer. This general upmarket status is borrowed from its neighbouring suburbs like Blairgowrie, Moret and Jacanlee which are also exclusive suburbs thus having the effect of more exposure to one another.

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Florida Hills, Roodepoort

25
Mar
2019

The suburb of Florida Hills is a highly sought after suburb for its prime location, the middle to upper-class status the suburb holds and the mixed property usage which consists of freehold homes, apartments, cluster homes and townhouses.

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Mooikloof Ridge, Pretoria East

22
Mar
2019

Mooikloof Ridge is one of the extensions which are highly sought after by young single people, the young startup families and the well-heeled. This is due to the various forms of property usage which consists of freehold homes, apartments and townhouses, with townhouses and apartment s making up the majority of property usage as this is the most highly sought after segment in the market at present for its affordability, its strong resale value and the reasonably low maintenance costs and levies as opposed to freehold homes.

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Shelly Beach, Hibiscus Coast, KZN

20
Mar
2019

There are a few categories of property usage in Shelly Beach namely, freehold homes, of which a fair number have stepped up into the exclusive market, apartments which serve a dual purpose of residential as well as vacation homes, an increase in the number of eco and lifestyle estates, cluster homes and townhouses.

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Winston Ridge, Sandton

18
Mar
2019

Winston Ridge has an architecture which consists of classic, period specific fashion and contemporary architecture thus drawing the younger executive generation and well-established families. The appeal of the suburb as a residential address is apparent in the tranquility which draws from the neat pavements, well-established landscaped gardens and well-proportioned homes.

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Johannesburg North, Sandton

15
Mar
2019

The mostly contemporary architecture will speak to young executive families and more established families seeking respite from the daily hum-drum of the city. Neat tree lined streets are inviting and add to the tranquil atmosphere of the suburb.

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Sydenham, Johannesburg Central

13
Mar
2019

It would be safe to assume that Sydenham is a well-established suburb with stable growth in property values stemming from demand driven by the proximity to commercial and industrial hubs. The status of the suburb is that of the middle-class with some exclusive homes that have been renovated or reconstructed. This has brought a stronger middle-class status to the suburb and increased property values slightly as these redeveloped homes have also set a standard in architecture in keeping with current trends.

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Windsor Glen, Randburg

11
Mar
2019

Freehold home gardens in Randburg are generally manicured and speak of a sense of pride and this is true for Windsor Glen and is also visible in the many sectional title townhouse complexes and also then indicates that the bodies corporate are well managed.

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The Gardens, Johannesburg Central North

08
Mar
2019

The Gardens is carries a status of exclusivity which is apparent for the property values, the contemporary and classic architecture and sizes of the individual homes. A familial atmosphere is part of the appeal with landscaped gardens and neat, well-maintained homes. The tranquility of suburb is also one factor that adds to the marketability of homes in the suburb.

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Parkhill Gardens, Germiston

06
Mar
2019

Parkhill Gardens is a suburb of Germiston on the east rand. The suburb can be described as a middle-class suburb consisting of large family homes and spacious gardens.

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Randpark Ridge, Randburg

04
Mar
2019

Property usage in Randpark Ridge will attract a large market as it consists of freehold homes, cluster homes, apartments and townhouses with a mixed architecture which consists of two major groups namely modern contemporary and functional conventional. Thus the suburb caters for beginners and established families and could also be an excellent retirement suburb as it offers a good sense of tranquility with all the important conveniences at hand.

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Randpark, Randburg

01
Mar
2019

Randpark is one suburb that is value for money for various factors that all highlight the benefits to the suburb. The value for money stems firstly from the property values which fall within the middle-class to upper-class income groups and secondly from the fact that property values are stable as a result of the degree of demand property in the suburb enjoys.

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South Kensington, Johannesburg East

27
Feb
2019

South Kensington is a middle-class suburb which is apparent from the property values and what the homes offer. The mixed property usage caters for a large base which increases demand for homes in the suburb. On some of the major roads on the border of the suburb there are commercial properties which bring with it a higher average sales value for the suburb and also increase exposure to residential properties.

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Morninghill, Bedfordview

25
Feb
2019

Property usage in Morninghill consists of freehold homes, townhouses, cluster homes and apartments. The general Bedfordview has received a large revamp with new apartment buildings which has spilt over to suburbs like Morninghill and has set a standard of market values in this segment of the property market.

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Percelia Estate, Johannesburg

22
Feb
2019

Percelia Estate is an old well-established suburb located in the Central Northern region of Johannesburg. The appeal of the suburb lays in the tranquility and inviting tree lined streets with large trees indicating well-established gardens.

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Petervale, Sandton

20
Feb
2019

Petervale is a well-established suburb with the added benefit of some of properties being either renovated or new developments have been undertaken. This is a good indication that property in the suburb is in demand and will in turn have a stable growth in keeping with market trends for the greater Sandton.

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Rouxville, Johannesburg Central

18
Feb
2019

Rouxville is an appealing warm suburb as is visible from the green tree lined streets and neat pavements. This purely residential suburb is sought after for its somewhat nostalgic appearance interspersed with more conventional and modern architecture of which most was achieved by remodeling existing homes.

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Brendavere, Fourways

15
Feb
2019

The region consists of a mixed property usage which makes it a large investment property market for the younger generation, young executives, start-up families and established executive families with large portions within the sectional title market adding in the diversity for the rental market.

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Country Life Park, Sandton

13
Feb
2019

Country Life Park is one such elite suburb with a mixed property usage that consists of freehold homes, apartments and cluster homes all of varying sizes and architecture tending more towards contemporary and contemporary classic styles.

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Raedene, Johannesburg Central North

08
Feb
2019

Property usage in the suburb consists mainly of freehold homes which mean Raedene will attract larger families or young executives starting with families with many of the homes being spacious which was an almost customary feature of homes in older suburbs.

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Epsom Downs, Sandton

06
Feb
2019

The property usage in Epsom Downs is also one of its major advantages which consists of freehold homes, apartments and cluster homes within the exclusive market which means a larger demographic is attracted to the suburb from single executives, start-up families and then established families.

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Essexwold, Bedfordview

04
Feb
2019

The aesthetic appeal of the suburb is pleasing and inviting which not only exudes the status but also invites families for a closer look at what a familial suburb looks like within the executive market. The architecture will of course draw the younger generation executives and career people entering the executive market with the prospect of growth in property values in mind.

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Fairvale, Johannesburg Central

01
Feb
2019

Fairvale is a suburb that has it all to offer and more. This middle-class suburb has a mixture of freehold homes and cluster homes; all located in close proximity firstly to major highways and the major industrial hubs in Germiston, Isando, Elandsfontein and Jet Park and then the various commercial hubs such as Sandton, Bedfordview, Rivonia, Rosebank and Bryanston and the few smaller commercial hubs in other suburbs like Corlett Gardens.

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President Ridge, Randburg

30
Jan
2019

The architecture can be described as a mixture of functional conventional to classic and contemporary. This translates to a broader market finding a property matching their preference and needs. Many of the homes in President Ridge are located on large stands which are ideal for the growing families and those with the horticultural blood in their veins as the Randburg region is known for its landscaped gardens which also offset the well-maintained homes from these gardens.

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Bakoven, Cape Town

28
Jan
2019

The varied property usage will cater for most of the population as there are apartments, freehold homes, cluster homes and studio apartments which also mean there are some properties which are more affordable. Architecture in this instance has a role to play as the views are spectacular and the contemporary styles blend in perfectly with the Atlantic and the boulders strewn on the beach.

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Bantry Bay, Cape Town

25
Jan
2019

There are of course other factors which play a huge role in the exposure of suburbs like Bantry Bay such as the many prestigious hotels nearby such as Ambassador Hotel and Executive Suites, The Clarendon Villa Bantry Bay and Compass House Boutique Hotel. The well-heeled foreign tourists to these 4 stars and up hotels are immediately exposed to the splendour of Bantry Bay’s finest homes.

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Bloubergstrand, Cape Town

23
Jan
2019

The younger age of Bloubergstrand means the architecture is in keeping with current trends and compared to say Clifton, Bantry Bay or Fresnaye which means the architecture is contemporary with styles like Mediterranean, Tuscan and some a bit more conventional, and not overwhelming and intrusive on the coastal setting.

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Cape Town City Centre

21
Jan
2019

The appeal for property in Cape Town’s rich culturally historic CBD, along with the views from higher located apartments, lofts and studio apartments is a once in a lifetime opportunity to reside in the splendour of opulence and the cosmopolitan lifestyle.

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