The suburb of Yellowwood Park in Durban South is classified as a middle-class suburb with freehold homes and townhouses of a varied architecture. Media property values have increased for the mid R800’s in 2010 to above the R2.1 mil mark in 2015. Stand sizes in the suburb are roughly 1025 m2 which means there is ample space for gardening and children to enjoy the pleasant KZN weather.
The suburb of Yellowwood Park is in a prime location in relation to tourist attractions and amenities for permanent residents such as schools industrial and commercial hubs. Due to the proximity of the University of KwaZulu Natal means the older families with students attending varsity have this as an added benefit.
The major commercial hub located in the CBD OF Durban is a few minutes’ drive from Yellowwood Park yet it does not detract from the tranquility of the suburb.
For this reason the suburb commands a high degree of demand which in turn ensures stable growth in property values. Neighboring suburbs like Westville and Woodhaven have a positive impact on property values.
Access from the suburb is another positive attraction to the suburb with access roads like the N2 north and south and Higginson Highway linking the suburb to amenities and tourist hubs.
uShaka Marine World which is only minutes away means the suburb is the ideal platform to use an a exploration base and a second holiday day as there are a few bargains to be had in the suburb.
Here is a list of some of the popular reputable schools in and near to the suburb, Yellowwood Primary Schools, New Forest High School, St Raphael’s School and Mowat Park High School.
Malls in and near to the suburb are Westville Mall, The Pavilion Centre and Montclair Mall.
As a second holiday home the suburb is ideal as it is still much more affordable than the homes in suburbs like La Lucia, Umhlanga and Durban north, all of which are just as close to the important beaches for seasonal tourists.
Take a tour of the selection of homes in Yellowwowd Park via the Myroof web-site.