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Albertinia (64), Ashton (1), Atlantis (7), Baardskeerdersbos (19), Barrydale (6), Beaufort West (7), Bellville (171), Bettys Bay (94), Blaauwberg (213), Blackheath (2), Blouberg (201), Blue Downs (7), Boggomsbaai (1), Bonnievale (1), Bot River (22), Brackenfell (46), Bredasdorp (4), Caledon (21), Cape Town (2764), Ceres (1), Citrusdal (1), Clanwilliam (14), Darling (1), De Doorns (2), Durbanville (106), Eersterivier (4), Elsies River (6), Fish Hoek (37), Franschhoek (4), Gansbaai (117), George (326), Glentana (16), Goodwood (92), Gordons Bay (223), Gouritsmond (7), Grabouw (2), Grassy Park (1), Great Brak River (22), Greyton (4), Grotto Bay (8), Hartenbos (218), Hermanus (157), Hout Bay (36), Kalbaskraal (1), Khayelitsha (1), Kleinmond (32), Knysna (59), Kommetjie (2), Koringberg (1), Kraaifontein (85), Kuils River (43), Ladismith (3), Lamberts Bay (4), Langebaan (33), Malmesbury (5), Matroosfontein (1), Mcgregor (7), Melkbosstrand (45), Milnerton (367), Mitchells Plain (8), Montagu (2), Mossel Bay (893), Muizenberg (1), Murraysburg (2), Napier (1), Noordhoek (11), Oudtshoorn (7), Paarl (120), Parow (211), Paternoster (1), Philadelphia (1), Piketberg (1), Plettenberg Bay (38), Prince Albert (1), Pringle Bay (51), Riversdale (2), Riviersonderend (3), Robertson (21), Rooi Els (10), Saldanha (32), Sedgefield (24), Simons Town (15), Sir Lowrys Pass (1), Somerset West (102), St Helena Bay (129), Stanford (15), Stellenbosch (152), Still Bay (6), Strand (181), Strandfontein (1), Struisbaai (13), Suiderstrand (1), Sutherland (2), Swellendam (6), Touws River (4), Tulbagh (4), Uniondale (2), Van Wyksdorp (2), Velddrif (2), Villiersdorp (27), Vleesbaai (29), Vredenburg (8), Wellington (50), Wilderness (2), Witsand (1), Worcester (26), Yzerfontein (34)
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Province Overview

Arguably one of the most picturesque landscapes in the world, the Western Cape province not only offers chic city living apartments but also breathtaking agricultural properties. Young professionals prefer Cape Town CBD living, whilst the larger family homes scattered throughout the Northern and Southern Suburbs of the city attracts family buyers. If you are in the market for retirement and holiday properties the Garden Route is the destination for you with gems like George and Knysna to chose from.

The various rental property options available in the Western Cape ensures that prospective tenants will be able to find exactly what they are looking for. Cape Town’s City Bowl is a hotspot for young professional tenants, while the Atlantic Seaboard is known for its movie-worthy rental properties.

With its sweeping vistas of mountains, vineyards, and ocean it is easy to see why people fall in love with this picturesque South African province. From young creatives to the older generation - everyone will find their slice of paradise here - whether it is in the buzzing City Bowl or the laid back Knysna!

Those in the market for a holiday home also flock to this province in the hopes of finding an escape from city life, which sees many eventually retiring to their previous holiday destinations.

Quick Facts

  • With a total area of 129 370 square kilometres, the Western Cape is roughly the size of Greece. It’s the country’s fourth-largest province, only slightly smaller than the Free State, taking up 10.6% of South Africa’s land area and with a mid-2006 population of 4.7-million people.
  • Visitors to the Western Cape can disembark at international airports in Cape Town and the city of George, or at the ports of Cape Town, Mossel Bay or Saldanha.
  • Saldanha, north of Cape Town, is South Africa’s only natural harbour, and notable harbour for iron exports and the fishing industry. Other towns include Worcester and Stellenbosch in the heart of the winelands, George, a centre for indigenous timber and vegetable production, Oudtshoorn, known for its ostrich products and the world-famous Cango caves, and Beaufort West on the dry, sheep-farming plains of the Great Karoo.
  • The Western Cape is home to the smallest of the world’s six floral kingdoms, the Cape Floral Kingdom, which is characterised by fynbos and the protea family, and contains more plant species than the whole of Europe.
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Lifestyle & Architecture
Two Cape Town Properties Featured in HGTV’s Ultimate House Hunt 2020
29 Jul 2020
Three South African properties feature in this year’s HGTV Ultimate House Hunt 2020, in the ‘Global Homes’ category, with two of the properties being located in the Western Cape and marketed by Jawitz Properties. The two homes, one located in Noordhoek and one in Constantia in the Southern Suburbs, were selected by HGTV to feature as part of a small selection of the most desired homes across the world.
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Market & Opinion
Cape Town dethroned as strongest market but still boasting pockets of strong growth
10 Jul 2020
For almost a decade, consistent double-digit growth ensured the Western Cape’s undisputed position as market-leader but the playing field has been levelling since 2017 with Lightstone’s June 2020 house price index revealing significant shifts in the market place.
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Market & Opinion
As lockdowns ease, how have global property markets fared?
08 Jul 2020
As the COVID-19 pandemic sent much of the world into lockdown, significantly negatively impacting the world economy, global real estate activity slowed dramatically. Now the majority of countries around the world are loosening restrictions, with many people returning to the workplace. But how have property markets responded?
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Lifestyle & Architecture
Another hard lockdown for Gauteng?
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As COVID-19 infections continue to rise rapidly in Gauteng, the provincial government has asked the National Coronavirus Command Council (NCCC) to re-introduce hard lockdown measures.
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