Often found in top ten lists for the most desirable cities in the world, Cape Town effortlessly accomplishes a sense of Cosmopolitan. Our estate agents have the enviable job of sharing property, homes and flats for sale or rent, that remain constantly in demand. The variation of geography and culture in a concentrated area make the region an eclectic and interesting place to live, but with little space to develop outward, property is often high in demand.

Here is a breakdown of what you can expect in and around Cape Town:

Atlantic Seaboard – Affectionately seen as Cape Town’s own ‘Riviera’ stretch, this area arguably contains some of the world’s most desirable property. Here you will also find affordable flats to rent, making it accessible for any type of buyer.

City Bowl – A thriving commercial hub, the CBD possesses centuries of history and numerous successful regeneration projects that aim to balance the classic aesthetic with updates in architectural design. This allows property a wide variety of aesthetic choice with many apartments, lofts and studios. 

Northern Suburbs – Spacious yet affordable family homes and open spaces are mark this area as special. With wine routes to the north and easy access to the N1 in the south, this area will grow to be more central and remain relevant over time.

Southern Peninsula Beaches and charming seaside hamlets are what can be expected along this region. Suburbs in this area tend to be out of the way of congested urban centres and focus more on nature with uninterrupted views of the ocean.

Southern Suburbs – Property for sale in this area is among Cape Town’s greenest as they lay at the foot of the Table Mountain National Park and Kirstenbosch. Family homes are a focus, but many apartments and small holdings are not uncommon. Lush parks dot the area which is rich in history and high in demand.

Western Seaboard – The fastest growing area in the region, many desirable homes have been built on the rugged west coast in the last decade and with the large amount of space this area offers, this trend will continue. Prizing an iconic view of Table Mountain, many families, professionals and retirees all happily call this area home.

Catering to every kind of property investor, Cape Town is well-known for the high demand of its property for sale and consistent growth in value. Let our estate agents find you an investment you can set your heart on.

Living in Cape Town

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Education

The University of Cape Town is one of the top educational facilities in the world, with six faculties and over 5 000 highly qualified staff members. Prestigious private and public schools exist throughout Cape Town (Reddam House, Bishops and South African College Schools are a few examples from an extensive list) and it would take pages to list them all.

Shopping

The V&A Waterfront is reputed for its generous offering of designer boutiques and lifestyle shops, while thousands of supermarkets and grocery stores are conveniently located across Cape Town. Canal Walk, Cavendish Mall, Blue Route Mall and Gardens Centre are a few examples.

Healthcare

Home of the world’s first heart transplant, Cape Town has many respected medical institutions that are internationally recognised. The Groote Schuur and Somerset Hospitals are among the public offerings in Cape Town, but many new privately owned options are available, including the Cape Town Medi-Clinic and Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital.

Travel

Access to Cape Town International Airport is a 20-minute drive from the CBD. The MyCiTti Bus routes, Cape Town’s public bus system, have recently been upgraded to meet international standards and operate consistently. Metrorail offers train routes throughout Cape Town and its surrounding areas on a daily basis.

Explore Cape Town

Heritage

Heritage

It took many lifetimes to make Cape Town rich in sights and it would take many more to explore them all. The Castle of Good Hope, built in the 17th Century, still hosts events and picnics for visitors while Robben Island (where Nelson Mandela was held for 18 years) serves as a fascinating reminder of the nation’s rich evolution through its tours. There are countless interesting monuments, forts, museums and buildings open to explore.

Attractions

Attractions

You would have to work hard to stay bored in Cape Town with dozens of attractions suited to any desire. Table Mountain provides the centrepiece for beautiful hikes and breath-taking views while many sandy beaches provide fun outdoor opportunities. Around every corner you’ll find an interesting sight or sound – Green Market Square, The Iziko South African Museum and The Two Oceans Aquarium provide the tip of a large iceberg of experiences waiting to be had.

Nature

Nature

Cape Town is a highly developed and urban cosmopolitan city but a large part of its charm lies in the fact that it is so embedded with nature. Beaches, mountains, parks and reserves are never far. In fact, the Table Mountain National Park is a mere hour away from the city centre and the coast, making for rich geographic diversity. Samples of every biome are littered across a city that was appropriately established as a garden over 300 years ago. 

Cuisine

Cuisine

The culinary community here is world-class and eclectic due to the many cultures that have evolved in the region. Cape Malay, African and Afrikaans dishes are just three types that find their origins in Cape Town. The tastes and smells you experience here are truly unlike any part of the world. Living here will develop a refined palette and you’ll never be starved for choice.

Areas within Cape Town

Northern Suburbs Properties

Northern Suburbs

While many people consider Cape Town to be the area at the foot of Table Mountain, there are numerous other areas that are equally beautiful and culturally rich on the outskirts of the city. 

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Areas in Northern Suburbs

Bellville, Blue Downs, Brackenfell, Durbanville, Eersterivier, Kraaifontein, Kuils River, Northpine, Plattekloof, Tygervalley Waterfront, Welgedacht, Welgemoed,

Southern Peninsula

Southern Peninsula

No real estate available in Cape Town better encapsulates the coastal lifestyle than the Southern Peninsula. 

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Areas in Southern Peninsula

Clovelly, Fish Hoek, Kalk Bay, Kommetjie, Muizenberg, Noordhoek, Scarborough, Simon’s Town,

Southern Suburbs Property

Southern Suburbs

At the foot of Table Mountain lush parks, expansive homes and affluent neighbourhoods all congregate to form the Southern Suburbs. 

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Areas in Southern Suburbs

Athlone, Bergvliet, Bishopscourt, Claremont, Constantia, Kenilworth, Mowbray, Newlands, Observatory, Pinelands, Plumstead, Rondebosch, Rosebank, Tokai, University Estate, Walmer Estate, Woodstock, Wynberg,

Western Seaboard Property

Western Seaboard

The Western Seaboard stretches along the Atlantic Coast in the Western Cape, encompassing a broad area of diverse suburbs, cluster homes and many secure estates offering a sought-after and secure beachside lifestyle.

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Areas in Western Seaboard

Atlantic Beach Estate, Big Bay, Blaauwberg, Century City, Flamingo Vlei, Melkbosstrand, Milnerton, Parklands, Royal Ascot, Sunningdale, Sunset Beach, West Beach, Woodbridge Island,

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius