What makes this a great suburb?
One the oldest and most established suburbs in Johannesburg, Jacaranda lined streets, well priced properties, fully Fibre Internet enabled, great schools in Kensington and in nearby Bedfordview, a Heritage suburb.
The typical buyer
Family oriented, looking to be well located in relation to the great schools in the suburb and surrounding Kensington.
Typically properties range from R950 000 to beyond R 3 million - really a suburb offering a wide range. There are many properties with cottages for rental, rentals can begin as low as R 4500 for a cottage to R 25000 for a house.
Popular in this area
Jeppe Preparatory School, Jeppe School for Girls, Jeppe School for Boys, Leicester Road Primary School, Reddam, St. Benedicts Rhodes Park including the Tennis Club, Queen Street Business Hub, Eastgate Shopping Centre
Currently Kensington is a well priced suburb in comparison to other similar Johannesburg suburbs. An ongoing trend is for buyers to purchase older homes and renovate.