Where is Bryanston West situated and what makes the location ideal?
Named after a small village in North Dorset, England, Bryanston is an affluent suburb within the northern parts of Johannesburg.
Bryanston is seen by many real estate investors as one of the most desirable suburbs in the Johannesburg property market.
Residents here enjoy the convenient accessibility that the geographic region offers. For instance lively commercial and cultural hotspots like Sandton and Johannesburg CBD are closely located within half an hour’s drive of the suburb.
Pretoria, the administration capital of South Africa, is also within easy reach – further expanding the commercial and career development opportunities for locals.
What are the main Bryanston property market and pricing trends?
Analyses of recent Lightstone reports indicate that 3 to 4 bedroom freehold or full title Bryanston homes sell for between R 2, 500 000 and R 5, 000 000; and average out at approximately R 3, 400 000.
The areas more palatial 5 to 6 bedroom homes on the other hand can range from around R 5, 000 000 up to prices as high as R 20, 000 000 or more.
Sectional title (townhouses, flats and apartments) properties can range from about R 1, 050 000 for spacious 1 or 2 bedroom flats and apartments, up to around R 5, 000 000 for larger 4 to 5 bedroom options.
The property composition and pricing of homes in Bryanston tends to offer a broader range that accommodates families of varying sizes as well as more flexible budgets for residential buyers and investors in this upmarket suburb.
What are some of the lifestyle factors that attract buyers to Bryanston West?
Those fortunate to purchase in this wealthy suburb will enjoy exclusive living and privacy in a safe, secure neighbourhood.
Despite the serenity and peaceful lifestyle though, residents will also find luxurious amenities seamlessly accessible in and around the locality.
As the suburb’s background has its humble roots in “farmland territory”, the area is giving to wide open spaces, numerous recreational parks and facilities where children run free, in some of the most picturesque surrounds.
What Amenities are available to Bryanston West residents?
Sports & Entertainment
The prestigious Bryanston Country Club is widely known and outdoor enthusiasts will be right at home here.
The Bryanston shopping centre caters to virtually anything and everything residents could need.
There are also a host of recreational amenities, shopping centres, daytime fun and vibrant nightlife in neighbouring suburbs and hotspots.
Parents will be pleased with the fantastic choice of quality schools in and around Bryanston West, with Michael Mount Waldorf School, The Kings School Bryanston and a handful of reputable universities located close by. Children of all ages are thus catered to, from preschool to tertiary.
The Mediclinic Hospital, Life Health Care Clinic and Netcare Ferncrest Hospital, as well as several others, offer excellent assistance for any emergency or medical need. Doctors, specialists and other health-related professionals dot the neighbourhood and surrounds.
Author: Barry Davies