Get to know: Centurion

Centurion, a vital node between Johannesburg and Pretoria, has grown over the years to become one of the most sought after areas for those looking for the comfort of city life without losing the small town feel.

Sunset around Supersport Park (Image via Titans)

Residential properties in Centurion’s various suburbs alternate between large family homes in the older areas and brand new lifestyle developments on the fringes as this mini-city keeps on expanding. Due to its convenient location, Centurion property is in high demand because it is so easy to commute between Centurion, Midrand and Johannesburg. Centurion is also a very popular choice for students of The University of Pretoria due to the Gautrain Stations situated here and in Hatfield. 

Centurion consists of approximately 40 suburbs and includes four golf Estates, about thirty up market security Estates, smallholdings, as well as numerous security complexes. There is a broad selection of property and real estate available in Centurion to satisfy all buyers. These range from freestanding houses, townhouses, duets and apartments to security estates and cluster developments.

A view of the Clubhouse at Blue Valley Golf Estate

Centurion’s strategic position means that those investing in property here enjoy an excellent infrastructure. Good schools, shopping malls, restaurants and bars, hospitals and entertainment and sporting facilities are all within easy reach.

Things to do in Centurion:

Blue Valley Golf Estate - This Gary Player designed golf course will not only test your skill as a golfer but will also offer you spectacular views. Named after the blue skies and rolling green landscapes, you might en up buying a home in Blue Valley Golf Estates!

Rietvlei Nature Reserve - The Rietvlei Nature Reserve is one of the world's largest urban nature reserves, 3 800 hectares in extent, situated south of the city but still within the city limits. 

The Irene Dairy Farm - A little something for everyone in the family! Kids can pet and feed the various farm animals or play under the beautiful trees, mom can have that scone with an extra helping of cream whilst dad digs into one of the delicious meals served up at one of the two restaurants on the farm.

Supersport Park - Catch a game of sizzling cricket at this world class cricket grounds, whether is a local game or an international spectacular

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