Brackenfell is a northern suburb in Cape Town consisting of a large number of individual suburbs. Bracken Heights is one of its more sought after suburbs falling within the middle-class income group.
Bracken Heights is a well-established suburb with a tranquil familial appeal and a mixed property usage consisting of freestanding homes, townhouses and apartments.
Factors which set a high degree of demand for property in the suburb are factors such as the range of property values which is, in the current economic climate, the price bracket with the most movement, the prime location of the suburb in relation to amenities like schools, malls, industrial and commercial hubs and major roads connecting to these hubs and other major suburbs and the varied property usage.
There is a good selection of period specific architectural homes such as Cape Dutch, contemporary, conventional and some typical Cape Cottage designs adding a quaint atmosphere to the suburb.
The predominant age of Bracken Heights are the middle-aged families with children attending school as is evident by the large number of schools close to the suburb such as Brackenfell Primary School, Paarl School, Stellenberg High School, Brackenfell High School and Bastion Primary School, all of which are reputable.
Industrial hubs which form a large part of the source of sustainable household income are situated in Brackenfell Industrial, Stikland Industria and Kraaifontein Industria. Commercial hubs are located in suburbs such as Bellville, Durbanville, and Tygerberg and then there is also easy access to the Cape Town CBD.
Major roads which conveniences travel are quick access to the N1 south and north, Brackenfell Boulevard, Kuils River Road and Old Paarl Road.
For holiday tourists Bracken Heights is one of the central suburbs to use as a base from where to explore the Western Cape interior as there are too many venues and attractions to mention or choose form.
Malls catering for retail needs are Fairbridge Mall, CapeGate Lifestyle Mall, Cobble Walk Shopping Centre and Boulevard Square.
Take a tour of the homes in Bracken Heights, Cape Town Northern suburbs via the Myroof web site.