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You Can Afford To Live in Sandton


05 Oct 2018

Known as the “Richest Square Mile in Africa” Sandton has long enjoyed a reputation of being one of the most affluent, and therefore desired locations in the whole of South Africa. This modern metropolis of retail and luxury has drawn the interest of property buyers from every walk of life - becoming a geographic location many South African’s aspire to live in. 

With properties easily fetching prices exceeding R30m, Sandton is considered to be a luxury destination - that at times may position this city’s real estate as unobtainable for the middle-to-lower income bracket. 

However, while some properties in this city are multi-million rand abodes, buyers can still find competitively priced and affordable homes within their price range. 

Let’s take a look at some of the most affordable properties in Sandton, available at present time: 

1) 1 Bedroom Apartment For Sale in Rivonia - R899,000

Located in the sought-after suburb of Rivonia, you will find this great opportunity to buy an investment property. This one bedroom abode boasts modern finishes, is fully furnished and has a corporate tenant already in place at R8000pm. This apartment comes with an open plan living area, small patio and basement parking. Found in a 24-hour security, access control complex this one bedroom apartment is in proximity to Sandton City and many major roadways.  

2) 1 Bedroom Apartment For Sale in Morningside - R950,000

Positioned in a highly sought-after, in the lovely suburb of Morningside, this one bedroom apartment is conveniently located close to Sandton’s ever-bustling CBD. With one designated parking bay and generous visitor parking spots - this 24-hour security complex boasts a laundry, swimming pool, onsite clubhouse and braai facilities. From here residents can easily walk to surrounding schools and shopping centres, with an added convenience of having a Gautrain bus station right on their doorstep. 

3) 2 Bedroom Apartment For Sale in Bryanston - R800,000

If you want to get more for your buck, this fantastic two bedroom apartment in Cayman Bay, Bryanston is exactly what you have been looking for. Surrounded by a myriad of modern amenities in its vicinity - this apartment is located in a secure complex, with a clubhouse and pool. Modernly designed, this home has a small patio and great sized living space, that runs into its open plan fitted kitchen. This property comes with one carport, but generous visitor bays are available. The complex in which this apartment is located has proven to be very popular amongst tenants - making this another investment opportunity. 

4) 1 Bedroom Apartment For Sale in Fourways - R720,000

This beautiful one bedroom penthouse apartment in Fourways could either be the perfect investment or starter home for a couple. With great potential for a rental income, this double volume unit offers residents with a Caesarstone kitchen, spacious bedroom and living room both with balconies and one covered parking bay. This apartment is situated in The William, a secure complex with access control gate, its own lifestyle centre with a gym, Amici Restaurant, lounge area, free wi-fi, games room, vending machine, movie room and a boardroom. Residents can also make use of the onsite outdoor fitness equipment, swimming pool, braai and picnic area, kiddie jungle gym and walking trails.

5) 2 Bedroom Apartment For Sale in Douglasdale - R1,050,000

This elegant first-floor apartment in Douglasdale is positioned in an upmarket complex, that is pet-friendly, has a clubhouse and a sparkling pool. Boasting an open plan kitchen with Caesarstone countertops, double volume living area,  two spacious bedrooms, full modern bathroom and one covered parking bay. An opportunity of a lifetime awaits with this ready to move in property.

Sandton has properties at every price point for every budget. If your dream is to call this exclusive city home, contact RE/MAX Masters today. We have a variety of homes in Sandton that will suit your lifestyle, property needs and pocket. 

Author RE/MAX Masters
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