Illovo Beach on the KZN south coast was primarily a holiday resort and is placed at the mouth of the Lovu River which is where its name originates form. Over time it has become popular as a residential suburb of the Kingsburgh municipality.
The suburb with its mixed property use can be defines as a middle to upper-class suburb. Property usage comprises townhouses, apartments, clusters and freehold homes with many offering views onto the sea and white sandy beaches.
The suburb is located only a mere 30 minutes from the Durban CBD which makes it the ideal tranquil family suburb with the advantage of the sea on the doorstep.
The apartments and townhouses are certainly an investor’s haven with the tempered weather conditions making full use of tourists almost all year round.
The family homes are in the upmarket income range with a strong demand and stable growth indicating a stable market all-round. The architecture will suit a large market with conventional and modern designs.
For permanent residents educational requirements are catered for with schools like Illovo Primary School, Kingsway High School, Amanzimtoti High School and Rehoboth Christian School. Major roads that connect the suburb with other towns and suburbs are the N2 Freeway, the R102 and the R603.
There are malls which cater for retail needs like Toti Mall, Seadoone Mall and DSM Mall.
With many vacant stands still available in this picturesque suburb the opportunity should not be passed up to build that ideal holiday home which will reward in long term investment for the family for generations to come and as popularity for the suburb increases the prices of these tracts of land will become unattainable for many household incomes.
Kingsburgh has a commercial hub which means residents do not have to spend half the day driving to the office thus making full use of the laid back lifestyle of coastal living and the scenic surroundings.
Take a tour of the homes and apartments in Illovo Beach via the Myroof web-site.