Home to over 350,000 people, Brakpan is a desirable residential area with a burgeoning town centre. Situated between Benoni and Springs on Gauteng’s East Rand, houses for sale in Brakpan vary from family homes to stylish apartments. Due to its convenient proximity to a number of schools, shopping centres and outdoor activities, property for sale in Brakpan is sought-after by first time home seekers and young families looking to settle down away from the hustle and bustle of central Johannesburg.

Properties to rent in Brakpan are reasonably priced and offer spacious alternatives to similarly priced properties in other more developed areas closer to Pretoria or Johannesburg’s CBDs. Flats to rent in Brakpan are well suited to commuting professionals who work in neighbouring towns within the East Rand. With a history dating back to the late 1800s, the once small mining town of Brakpan has grown to establish a close-knit sense of community and appealing residential character. Pam Golding Properties offers a varied portfolio of rental options and houses for sale in Brakpan, take a look at what we’ve got to offer below.

Explore Brakpan



Carnival City Casino and Entertainment Complex presents Brakpan residents with a host of international acts, gaming and a choice of 7 restaurants. Within Brakpan you’ll also find cinemas and a wide array of restaurants for any taste or occasion. 



About 20 minutes from Brakpan is the Rondebult Bird Sanctuary, ideal for nature lovers and family outings. Travel a little further and you’ll find Rietvlei, Faierie Glen, Kloofendal and Groenkloof Nature Reserves.



Golf courses close by include Royal Oak Country Club and State Mines Country Club. Once you’ve exhausted your local options, simply make your way into the neighbouring suburb of Benoni to test your golfing prowess. 

Kukos Bowling Centre

Kukos Bowling Centre

As one of the largest of its kind, the centre offers 16 bowling lanes, a fun sports bar and a restaurant. If that’s not enough to keep you on your toes, grab your racquet and enjoy a game of squash.

Living in Brakpan

Areas near to Brakpan

Bedfordview, Benoni, Boksburg, Edenvale, Greenstone Hill, Linksfield, Maboneng,


In Brakpan, you’ll find a number of multi-lingual schools, including Hoerskool Stoffberg, Curro Helderwyk, Brakpan High School and various pre-school options for the little ones. The neighbouring towns of Springs, Benoni and Boksburg offer even more options while Johannesburg and Pretoria play host to 2 of South Africa’s most esteemed universities. 


Along with the various GPs and specialists in town, the whole family’s medical needs can be seen to at Dalview Clinic or Glynwood Hospital in nearby Benoni.


Love to shop? Then you’ll fit right in at the Mall@Carnival with its 200+ stores that cater to every need from health and beauty to fashion, gadgets and food. You’ll also find a host of local outlets for everyday shopping necessities in and around the suburb.


Serviced by the Gautrain and with easy access to the highway, Johannesburg and the O.R Tambo International Airport are both less than 30 minutes away by car and Pretoria is also just an hour from Brakpan.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius