Looking to escape the hustle and bustle of Johannesburg without cutting yourself off? Then property for sale in the Randburg suburb of North Riding may just have the houses you’re looking for. The suburb was built on the former site of the Olievenhout farm, only 30 minutes from Johannesburg’s CBD. Property for sale in North Riding is often popular with first-time homebuyers as the variation of houses available scales to every need in an environment well suited to raising a family. Unlike surrounding areas, the cluster housing and townhouse developments in North Riding are spaced out and give residents ample breathing room.

Despite consistent development since 1996, property for sale in North Riding manages to avoid high density traffic flow which affords smooth commutes to major financial and entertainment hubs for residents. A variation of houses is available in North Riding, due to early developments which expressed individualism though architectural aesthetics. Claim your space and make North Riding your home with a wonderful selection of property for sale – houses to suit your taste in addition to an easy, pleasant lifestyle.

Explore North Riding



Nearby, Fourways offers rich choice for enjoying a night out with a number of nightclubs offering an urban-chic experience complete with signature cocktails, world-class music and exclusive company. Fine dining is made possible by the many restaurants that feature in the area.



Visit the Montecasino for events, theatre and entertainment or Gold Reef City, a theme park with water attractions and rollercoasters. The Orlando Towers offers an injection of adrenaline as you can bungee jump, base-jump, power swing or SCAD freefall 100 metres down.



Visit the Lesedi Cultural Village for the day to experience the rich culture of our nation. A day tour of Soweto, South Africa’s most well-known township, will certainly broaden the mind and offer a new valuable perspective and the Johannesburg Art Gallery presents an opportunity to take in the most significant arts our nation has to display.



Visit the Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve and Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site, both located nearby and an incredibly interesting way to immerse yourself in nature. Visit the Johannesburg Botanical Gardens for a wonderful picnic setting or take the family to the Johannesburg Zoo for a fun visit.

Living in North Riding

Areas near to North Riding

Douglasdale, Fernbrook Estate, Fourways Gardens, Lonehill, Monaghan Farm, Sunninghill,


A fine selection of primary and secondary education is presented in Cooper College, St. Stithians College and the British International College, all in the immediate area. Dozens of schools provide many choices for residents of the area. The University of Wits features 5 accomplished campuses and a reputation for academic excellence while the University of South Africa, the largest of its kind on the continent house their main campus 40 minutes away in Pretoria.


Bellair Mall offers residents in the area supermarkets that provide all the basic grocery and convenience goods you will need while further away Sandton City is one of the largest malls in the Southern Hemisphere and a mere 20-minute drive away. A few other options in the area include North Riding Square and Fourways Crossing Mall.


Netcare feature prominently in the area with the Olivedale Hospital complete with general and specialised treatments including state-of-the-art ICU facilities. Many more clinics and healthcare facilities are available in the area and are easily accessed.


Lanseria International Airport is the nearest while O.R. Tambo International Airport can be accessed directly via the Gautrain, Africa’s first rapid rail transport system. The Gautrain has stations in the area that link up directly with much of the province.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius