The Central South Western region of Johannesburg is founded on the mining industry of yesteryear which means the suburbs in the region are well-established.
Ridgeway is one of these highly sought after suburbs that will appeal to a large part of the population residing in this region of Johannesburg or for those considering to relocate from elsewhere in the country.
There are many beneficial factors that make the suburb so appealing such as its prime location in relation to various industrial hubs, the large number of reputable schools in the region and of course commercial hubs.
The suburb has a mixed property usage which puts the suburb in an advantageous position of having the more affordable townhouses and apartments for first-time buyers and single younger people and the freestanding homes which is perfect for established larger families.
The there is also parts of Ridgeway that tend towards the upper-class spectrum of the market bringing more diversity to the suburbs market.
The suburb does have an aesthetically appealing tranquillity which starts at the neat tree lined sidewalks and moves into manicured and landscaped gardens. Home owners have a major sense of pride in the suburb as there are no homes that are in a state of disrepair which also adds value to the suburb.
Older homes in Ridgeway are huge and well-constructed in an era where no expanse was spared in spaciousness and sturdy construction. This translates to homes that will stand the test of time and many home owners have opted to give their homes a make-over to display the current architectural fashion.
Ridgeway has the benefit of a large number of schools to consider as educational institutions for the children such as President High School, Mondeor High School, Winchester Ridge Primary School and Mondeor Primary School.
There are more than enough malls to choose form for retail and entertainment such as The Glen Shopping Mall, Ridgeway Mall, Southgate Mall and Ormonde Shopping Mall.
Do not forget to visit Gold Reef City whilst shopping for the next family home.
Take a tour of the homes in Ridgeway Johannesburg South West via the Myroof web-site.