Situated in the north west of Gauteng, Randburg encompasses approximately 32 suburbs and offers a diverse selection of property for sale. While it is now classified as part of greater Johannesburg, it began as a city in its own right and today, houses for sale in Randburg vary to suit any home seeker. The leafy neighbourhood of Emmarentia offers free-standing houses, flats and charming cluster homes, while residential suburbs such as Sundowner and Northwold consist mainly of free-standing homes and estate living units.

With a rich history dating back to the mid-19th century, Randburg is comprised of various architectural styles; from renovated historical buildings to modern contemporary homes. This large suburb is close to the major business hubs of Sandton, Bryanston and Fourways, providing the perfect commute for working professionals who favour flats to rent or houses for sale. Students are drawn to the houses and flats for rent in the vibrant area of Melville while Greenside’s charming suburban character is ideal for first time home buyers or growing families. Think there’s a property in Randburg for you? Read on to find out.

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Areas within Randburg

Houses for Sale in Blairgowrie


The flourishing suburb of Blairgowrie lies between the M1 and N1 highways in Randburg, Johannesburg. This area is smattered with a choice of flats to rent and free-standing homes.

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Houses for Sale in Bromhof


The suburb of Bromhof is flanked by the N1 highway in Randburg, Johannesburg. Property for sale here varies from free-standing homes to cluster developments and smaller apartments.

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Property for Sale in Eagle Canyon Golf Estate

Eagle Canyon Golf Estate

Conveniently located on Johannesburg’s West Rand, Eagle Canyon Golf Estate offers properties for sale that are suited to those looking for style, security and a touch of nature.

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Houses for Sale in Emmarentia


The leafy neighbourhood of Emmarentia is nestled between the Johannesburg Botanical Gardens and Greenside. Here you’ll find a range of free-standing houses, flats and charming cluster homes surrounded by greenery.

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Houses for Sale in Fairland


The pleasantly green suburb of Fairland lies in the north west of Johannesburg near Northcliff and Weltevredenpark, bordered by the N1 highway. 

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Houses for Sale in Greenside


The enviable suburb Greenside sits alongside Emmarentia and Parkview, just north of central Johannesburg. Living up to its name, Greenside properties are known to offer a charming suburban character and leafy green gardens.

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Flats to Rent in Melville


At the base of the Melville Koppies Nature Reserve flanked by the residential areas of Emmarentia and Westdene, lies the leafy suburb of Melville. 

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House for Sale Northcliff


The leafy green suburb of Northcliff lies just north west of the city centre, with its cliff offering one of the very few hilly landmarks on the otherwise flat skyline of Johannesburg.

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Property for Sale in Northwold


Situated alongside Sundowner and Bromhof in Randburg, Northwold offers affordable properties for sale that are suited to any taste or budget.

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Property for Sale Robindale


The residential suburb of Robindale lies in Randburg alongside Blairgowrie and Ferndale. Properties to rent in Randburg offer a central location from which to access the CBD and main highways.

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Property for Sale and Rent in Ruimsig


The residential area of Ruimsig is situated in Roodepoort, Johannesburg offering variety of properties for sale to suit any taste or pocket. 

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Property for Sale in Sundowner


The established residential suburb of Sundowner is situated north of Johannesburg in Gauteng, within easy reach of Randburg’s bustling business nodes of Fourways and Cresta.

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Explore Randburg

Dining out

Dining out

Randburg offers something to suit all tastes, from small cafés and vibey street side spots to high-end restaurants, pubs, bars and sit-down restaurants or takeaway spots.



There are many sports clubs and gyms in and around the area, including the Randpark Golf Club, Wanderers, Parkview Golf Club, Fairland Tennis Club, Pirates Sports Club as well as a Plant Fitness and Virgin Active. There are also a number of sports fields located in the nearby University of Johannesburg, including cricket grounds, a rugby stadium and tennis courts.

Outdoor activities

Outdoor activities

Residents can choose from a wide range of outdoor venues to soak up some sun or enjoy an afternoon stroll. The Johannesburg Botanical Gardens are located within the area, while the beautiful Zoo Lake and Emmarentia Dam and Dog Park are just a 20 minute drive away.



The Cradle of Humankind in Maropeng is a stone’s throw away from Randburg, providing an educational and enjoyable day out for the whole family. There’s also the nearby Lesedi Cultural Village which celebrates the various South African tribes and offers a range of cultural activities.

Living in Randburg

Areas near to Randburg

Dainfern, Dunkeld, Fourways, Killarney, Melrose, Midrand, Parktown North, Parkview, Parkwood, Rosebank Johannesburg, Sandton, Saxonwold, Westcliff,


With many great private and public schools nearby, parents can take their pick from St. Stithians College, Northcliff High School, Abbotts College, Parktown Boys or Girls High. Tertiary education options include the University of Witwatersrand and University of Johannesburg, Damelin College, Boston City Campus and Business College, The AAA School of Advertising and Vega School of Brand Leadership.


A variety of medical facilities are situated in the area, including The Randburg Medicross, the Netcare Rosebank Hospital and Milpark Hospital. Additionally, there are many private practices and local specialists on offer.


Large shopping centres such as Cresta Centre, Northgate Mall, Montecasino and Brightwater Commons are located nearby and cater for all shopping needs.


Randburg is central to all major areas, Lanseria Airport is only a 30 minute drive and O.R Tambo International can be accessed via the highway or Gautrain.

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