Edenvale is a solid investment destination with a wide variety of business, residential and sectional title offerings available from affordable to exclusive and expensive.
It is surrounded by Greenstone Hill, Modderfontein, Linbro Park and Bedfordview, which come high in demand. The suburbs of Edenvale are situated close to two main highways as well as the Gautrain rapid rail link and are a 10-minute drive from OR Tambo International airport.
The area boasts excellent private and government schools as well as shopping destinations such as Eastgate. Edenvale is also the home to the award-winning Glendower Golf Course.
There are good medical facilities, excellent retirement opportunities, numerous sporting opportunities and most religious denominations are catered for.
Modderfontein and Linbro Park offer modern living opportunities based on 21st-century design and convenience. Modderfontein was built in 1896 as the headquarters of the Dynamite Company and supplied the then-booming mining industry. Set in a wooded environment this area is unique. Modderfontein is now a thriving residential, commercial and industrial area and boasts many examples of South African heritage buildings. Thornhill and Lakeside are secure garden suburbs with abundant charm.
Greenstone Hill has modern gated communities with Townhouse and Cluster properties linked to great shopping centres and business parks. These areas are situated around the Gautrain rapid rail link and due for exciting development in the years to come.
Linbro Park development opportunities exist in Residential, Commercial and Industrial nodes positioned midway between O.R.Tambo international airport and the Sandton CBD. The focus of the development is on creating a HOME, WORK, PLAY environment that is economic and ecologically designed to complement the challenges of modern day life. There is no more compelling destination for property development in Gauteng currently.
In the leafy town of Bedfordview, you will find a number of upmarket restaurants and shopping malls. Bedfordview is home to excellent private schools and Gillooly's Farm which offers a place of serenity from the non-stop pace of the City of Gold, as Johannesburg is affectionately known. It is also conveniently located close to highways and 15 minutes from O.R. Tambo & Gautrain. Over the past years there has been good demand for especially secure cluster and sectional title residences in Bedfordview.
Bedfordview also offers some of the best value in residential freehold of any upmarket area in Johannesburg. In Bedfordview acre stands are regularly being sub divided and upmarket clusters are being built. There have also been a number of Sectional Title apartment style developments launched and these are selling well. A number of sought after schools are located in Bedfordview including St Andrew's Girls' School, St Benedict's Catholic School for Boys and Reddam House Bedfordview. These schools are good solid establishments that have been around for many years and their situation centrally in Johannesburg has good access routes in and out of the city.
Most buyers in Bedfordview come from the wider East Rand and Johannesburg South, their reasons for considering the area include convenience of access to highways, proximity to Gautrain stations and Oliver Tambo International Airport, good quality schools and a surplus of large well tenanted shopping centres.
The properties here are also reasonably valued for the high quality offered.
Bedfordview is about to get an investment shot to the arm due to the massive development taking place in nearby Modderfontein and Linbro Park.