Oaklands in the northern region of Johannesburg is another one of those highly sought after exclusive suburbs which has it all to offer like stable growth in property value, a prime location which is focused on the commercial hubs, major access roads linking to other suburbs with their respective commercial hubs, the family oriented lifestyle and proximity to amenities like schools and malls.
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.
The architecture of property in the suburb consists of classic to modern which is a further factor increasing the popularity of the suburb and add to that the tree lined streets and manicured landscaped gardens and you have the idyllic setting for exclusive family living.
Major roads linking the suburb to other suburbs are roads such as the M1De Villiers Graaff Motorway, access to Louis Botha Avenue and Glenhove Road.
This well-established suburb is serviced by some reputable and popular schools such as St David’s College, St Mary’s School, Bellavista School and Kingsmead College.
Other benefits to the suburb is the easy access to the Gautrain Terminal in Sandton which shortens travel to places like Pretoria, Centurion and Midrand adding to the convenience factor.
The proximity of Oaklands to the various UJ Campuses and Wits Campuses adds further appeal to the suburb for families with learners attending university.
Shopaholics in Oaklands are treated to a huge selection of exclusive malls such as The Zone @ Rosebank, Norwood Mall, Melrose Arch and Kilarney Mall.
Take a tour of the exclusive homes in Oaklands via the Myroof web-site.