The residential area of Ruimsig is situated in Roodepoort, Johannesburg offering variety of properties for sale to suit any taste or pocket. On the doorstop to the Cradle of Humankind, Ruimsig is one of the fastest developing areas in the north-western region of Johannesburg. Some vacant land is available as well as free-standing homes, spacious mansions, cluster developments, townhouses, student flats to rents and retirement villages. Here you’ll also find houses for sale in security estates such as Ruimsig Golf Estate, Two Rivers Country Estate, Willowbrook Estate and Feverfree Estate. 

Being in close proximity to various schools, many larger properties for sale in Ruimsig are sought-after by families while working professionals opt for smaller, more affordable options with easy access to the surrounding areas. Students generally seek flats to rent in Ruimsig which are close to their place of study and local shopping centres. With a mixed style of architecture interspersed with traditional touches and modern design, you’re sure to find a property in Ruimsig to suit your needs. Many homes here also offer great opportunities for expansions and additions, especially those on larger plots. If you’re interested in finding out more about Ruimsig rentals or buying a property for sale, take a look at our available listings.

“Fast developing mixture of agricultural holdings and security estate homes”

Angelika Edwards, Area Specialist

Explore Ruimsig



The Kloofendal Municipal Nature Reserve is located in the middle of the suburb while the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens can be reached in 5 minutes. 



The Ruimsig Country Club is the perfect spot to enjoy a round of golf, tennis or bowls and offers a conference and restaurant. Roodepoort Athletics Stadium plays host to local sports matches and also features club training facilities for running and soccer. 

Cultural outings

Cultural outings

Enjoy talks, concerts and art exhibitions at the Botanical Gardens and Kloofendal Reserve, take a drive to the Cradle of Humankind or visit the Alice Art Gallery or Promusica Theatre in nearby Florida Park. 

Eating out and about

Eating out and about

Whether you’re after a simple take-away, an outdoor picnic or a family suited spot to grab a bite to eat, Ruimsig will not disappoint. Notable places to eat include Eagles Fare, Rusty Hook, Forum Hadini Roofs, Kloofsicht and Casalinga. 

Living in Ruimsig

Areas near to Ruimsig

Blairgowrie, Bromhof, Eagle Canyon Golf Estate, Emmarentia, Fairland, Greenside, Melville, Northcliff, Northwold, Robindale, Sundowner,


Within the surrounding area, you’ll find Marago Private School, Trinity School, Charter House, Eagles Falls, Kings School and Monash University.


Owning a property in Ruimsig means you’ll be close to Life Wilgeheuwel Hospital, Florida Clinic and Life Poortview Healthcare Centre. 


Take your pick from Featherbrooke Village Shopping Centre, Clearwater Mall, Cradlestone Mall and Retail Crossing Centre which are all within 15 minutes from any Ruimsig property.


Access Lanseria International Airport in less than 30 minutes via the N14 highway or connect to Johannesburg CBD via Beyers Naude Drive or Hendrik Potgieter Road. The Gautrain route is also set to expand to incorporate a station in Ruimsig for quick and easy commuting.

For example Camps Bay or Mauritius