The quiet city of Springs lies approximately 50km from Johannesburg. The name of this area (proclaimed a town in 1904) stems from the large number of natural underground springs. Gauteng’s property market has steadily moved to the East showing outstanding growth in this area particularly. One of the reasons that houses for sale in Springs are popular is the fact that they offer great value for money. Here you’ll be able to find a selection of houses and flats for sale that are ideal for families as well as first-time home owners

Properties in Springs are reasonably priced, allowing buyers the opportunity to save money which can be used for improvements or renovations. These larger homes with spacious gardens offer the area of a property that would cost millions in Sandton. Flats to rent in Springs on the other hand are a convenient option for working professionals who commute into Johannesburg. 

Springs' allure lies mainly in its history, industrial industries, richness in gold and the fact that numerous famous South Africans like Koos du Plessis, Nadine Gordimer and Penny Heyns, were either born or raised in the city. Pam Golding Properties boasts a varied portfolio of well-established homes and rental properties, take a look below to learn more.

Explore Springs

Art and culture

Art and culture

Head to the Springs Art Gallery where you can reflect on the cultural diversity of South Africa, browse external exhibitions and even partake in inspiring art classes. 

Outdoor activities

Outdoor activities

From horseback riding to hiking and biking trails, paragliding and more – it’ll all be right here on your doorstep.



Enjoy a trip to the Blesbokspruit Wetland Reserve just outside of Springs which is home to more than 250 species of birds. Don’t forget your binoculars or camera!

Boksburg Lake

Boksburg Lake

A short drive from Springs, this lake is the perfect setting for a family day out. Surrounded by lawns, trees and terraces, it’s ideal for boating, fishing, watersports and picnics.

Living in Springs

Areas near to Springs

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For all your shopping needs, head to the Avenues Mall which is home to all convenience and grocery stores as well as clothing boutiques, banks and a food court. You’ll also be within close driving distance to Carnival City in Brakpan as well as the East Rand Mall. 


Here you’ll find a wide selection of multi-lingual schools, including Laerskool Jan Van Riekbeeck, Jameson Junior and High School and Selpark Primary. For the little ones, Springs offers pre-primary schools and friendly day-care facilities such as St Catherine’s Nursery School.


Springs has a moderate climate with hot summer months and cold winter months. Rainfall mainly occurs during summer.


Along with the various GPs and specialists in town, all your medical needs can be seen to at the Life Springs Parkland Clinic, a member of one of the largest private hospital groups in South Africa.

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