Sonstraal is a middle-class suburb of Durbanville in the Western Cape which enjoys a high degree of demand. The hills of Durbanville offer views from homes in this suburb to the Stellenbosch Mountains and down towards Table Mountain which many homes make full use of.
This demand stems from the good reputation the suburb has built as a stable growth yielding investment prospect in the region.
The property usage of the suburb comprises retirement villages, freehold homes and clusters which is another reason why the suburb enjoys such popularity. The presence of retirement villages is a good indication that the suburb is tranquil, has child safe environment and community centered.
The architecture of homes in the suburb is varied from conventional to modern, allowing it to suit a larger market.
The prime location of the suburb is highlighted by the proximity to amenities like commercial hubs, schools malls other suburbs and industrial hubs.
Suburbs like Eversdal Heights, Brackenfell North and Bethanie, surrounding Sonstraal enhance the reputation of the suburb.
Here is a list of popular schools in and close to the suburb like Boston Private School, Durbanville Primary School, Gene Louw Primary School and Durbanville High School.
Access to the various commercial hubs such as Tygervalley, Bellville and Cape Town CBD are convenient on major roads such as the N1 freeway, Durbanville Avenue and Old Oak Road respectively.
The rental market in the suburb is the ideal investment prospect due to the proximity of the suburb to the various amenities.
There are a number of malls servicing the suburb and surrounding suburbs like Cobble Walk Shopping Centre, Glengarry Shopping Centre and Tygervalley Centre.
Industrial hubs close to the suburb are Stikland Industrial, Sacks Circle Industrial, Parow Industrial and Bellville South Industrial.
The Cape Peninsula University of Technology has a campus adjacent to Sacks Circle Industrial which is within easy access of the suburb.
Take a tour of the homes in Sonstraal via the Myroof web-site.