Bryanston at a glance

First named as an area in 1949, the affluent suburb of Bryanston is home to some of South Africa’s most sought-after real estate.

The area was established as a suburb of Sandton in 1969, however, now forms a part of the Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality. While property used to consist of large plots and smallholdings, today the area is divided equally among security estates, free-standing homes, and sectional title units.

This upmarket suburb is home to a plethora of spectacular entertainment facilities, shopping malls as well as a few world-class restaurants.

One of the most popular centres that cater to the affluent community is The Bryanston Shopping Centre which boasts 55 stores ranging from beauty, fashion, food, services and more. The tenant mix at Bryanston appeals to the wealthy residents in the area. There is a diversity of superb coffee shops and top restaurants from which you can choose from.

For golf lovers, there is the Bryanston Golf Course, considered by many as one of South Africa’s finest golf clubs, which is set in the heart of Sandton’s residential belt and has been offering its members top-notch facilities since 1948. The course is enclosed in a secure haven of majestic old trees, lush green lawns, peace, and tranquility, and boasts with a member tally of around 2 000 golf players who all uphold the traditions and environment offered here.

Suburbs such as Bryanston that are in the proximity of the Sandton hub attract a vast number of investors looking to live near to where they work. Other reasons why buyers are attracted to the area is its prime location and excellent amenities, Property in the area has maintained its value and is sure to offer a good return on investment in future years.

Property Types

  • Houses
  • Vacant Land
  • Apartments
  • Townhouses

Schools

  • Brescia House School
  • The King’s College and Preparatory School
  • Bryneven Primary School
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Market & Opinion
Signs of COVID-19’s Effect on the Property Market
16 Apr 2020
The state of the South African Housing Market is under pressure now more so than ever before owing to the spread of COVID-19. Though the national lockdown only started near the end of March, Adrian Goslett, Regional Director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa, says that the Housing Report figures for the first quarter of 2020 already reflect the start of COVID-19’s effect on the property market.
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An unexpected uptick in foreign buyers in Johannesburg’s swankiest suburbs
09 Apr 2020
Global economic uncertainty wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic has seen an unexpected but extremely welcome spin-off for the local property market; foreign buyers taking advantage of their strong buying power to invest in fixed assets in the form of luxury real estate in Gauteng and further afield.
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The live-work-play lifestyle of vibrant Bryanston holds broad appeal
09 Jan 2020
With its convenient and idyllic location, Bryanston is popular with buyers looking for a suburban lifestyle. The suburb has broad appeal, attracting young professionals and families, as well as those looking for a secure and lavish lifestyle, those upgrading to bigger properties, or business people who possibly have homes in other parts of the country. Buyers of clusters and apartments want the convenience of lock-up-and-go type properties in secure estates.
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These are the top security estates in Morningside, Johannesburg
03 Dec 2019
Well-located Sandton properties, particularly those found in top estates, continue to be in demand thanks to their central location and boast some of the most lavish homes with unique architectural designs. “Clouds End and Villa Fiori in Morningside are very sought-after, attracting young and established families. Some of the original buyers who purchased a property when these estates were established in 2004 and 2001 respectively, still live here,” says Lara Nathan, Pam Golding Properties area specialist.
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