House hunting in South Africa - what you can buy for R2 million in the major cities

The weather might be cooling but for R2 million you can buy some pretty hot properties across South Africa’s greatest cities!


Small in size but this province packs a big property punch and with new developments and older established areas there is a large selection of properties up for grabs. Here are our favourites from Sandton, Johannesburg, Pretoria and Centurion.

3 Bedroom House for sale in Centurion, Amberfield Valley 

2 Bedroom House for sale in Monument Park, Pretoria

2 Bedroom Townhouse for sale in Bryanston, Sandton

4 Bedroom Townhouse for sale in Bramley, Johannesburg

Western Cape

From the hip Mother City to the Garden Route gem of Mossel Bay, the Western Cape is littered with dream homes ready for their next owners.

1 Bedroom Apartment for sale in Vredehoek, Cape Town

3 Bedroom House for sale in Reebok, Mossel Bay

KwaZulu Natal

What is not to love about the lush province with its rolling hills making their way down to the warm waters of the Indian Ocean? The Hibiscus Coast has some breathtaking properties and Ballito is fast becoming the go-to city for many home buyers.

1 Bedroom Apartment for sale in Zimbali Coastal Resort & Estate, Ballito

5 Bedroom House for sale in Uvongo, Hibiscus Coast

Free State

Home to golden farmlands and beautiful vistas, the Free State is an undiscovered gem and the City of Roses boasts with some incredible properties.

3 Bedroom Townhouse for sale in Woodland Hills, Bloemfontein


Where else will you be able to explore some of South Africa’s most breathtaking landscapes from just outside your door? We head to the booming Nelspruit to see what is on offer in this beautiful city for R2 million.

3 Bedroom Townhouse for sale in West Acres, Nelspruit


If the bush is calling and your idea of a traffic jam is waiting for the wildlife to cross the road then Limpopo’s jewel Hoedspruit is just what you have been looking for!

4 Bedroom House for sale in Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate, Hoedspruit

North West

From the lively student town of Potchefstroom to the commuter friendly Hartbeespoort, our favourite properties priced at R2 million is worth a second (and even third) look!

4 Bedroom House for sale in Magalies Golf Estate, Hartbeespoort

3 Bedroom House for sale in Baillie Park, Potchefstroom

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