The suburb of Bendor is located in Polokwane north-east of Johannesburg. The town of Polokwane is situated roughly 300km or 3 hours’ drive from Pretoria and roughly 200 km from the Zimbabwe border which means it is a major transport route north and south.
With the transport industry the need for ancillary services like maintenance is required and this has in turn become part of the sustainability to the town in the form of light engineering. This means there is also commercial property in the town which adds another dimension to the property values in general.
Suburbs like Bendor have expanded over the years as commerce in Polokwane grew thus the need for more residential property was required.
The region is the gateway to the Lowveld or bushveld of the north, which means the tourism industry by way of game farms and wildlife sanctuaries attract tourists all year round.
The suburb of Bendor and its extensions can be described as middle-class suburbs with a few lifestyle estates which help stabilize and drive market values of property. Demand for property in Bendor stems from factors like it’s more conventional and modern architecture, newer homes and its prime location within the greater Polokwane.
Other factors which makes Bendor an attractive residential suburb are its proximity to amenities like schools and malls of which there are a good variety.
Here is a list of some of the schools in and close to the suburb, Pietersburg Hoerskool, Capricorn High School, Heuwel Kruin College and Noordland High School.
Malls close to the suburb are Cycad Shopping Centre, Savannah Mall and Mall of the North.
For tourists there are a number of activities to keep busy with like the Polokwane Game Reserve, Cheune Crocodile Farm and Polokwane Bird and Reptile Park.
This means there are properties which could offer commercial use within the tourism industry in terms of guest houses and B&B’s.
Take a tour of the homes in Bendor, Polokwane via the Myroof web-site.