Popular Luxury Homes in Morningside | Fine and Country SA

The top 10 reasons why luxury homes in Morningside are in high demand.

Located literally just down the road from the bustling Sandton – the financial heart of Johannesburg and South Africa – luxury homes in Morningside are popular among both young families and established businesspeople. It bucks the recent trend of slower selling properties across the country. But why? What is it that makes luxury homes in Morningside so desirable among residential buyers? Here are the top reasons why people are flocking to this popular suburb:

 

1. Central urban dynamics meets relaxed suburban living

Morningside offers a distinctive quality of living, as it combines the convenience of urban amenities within close proximity with the laid-back feel of a peaceful suburb. Just minutes away from one of the most thriving business districts in Africa, luxury homes are nestled in green, leafy streets, with lots of open space.

 

2. Africa’s most popular business hub

As mentioned, Sandton is just down the road. Sandton is the premier business centre of Johannesburg, home to the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and the new financial district of South Africa. Its close proximity makes Morningside the ideal location for businesspeople looking for luxury homes in the vicinity.

 

3. Easy access

Not only is this suburb brilliantly located right in the centre of Gauteng, but it is also well serviced by highways, access roads, and public transport. You can easily reach the O.R. Tambo International Airport via the Gautrain, or simply get onto the N1, M1, or N3 highways to take you to the airport, Johannesburg, Pretoria, or anywhere in between.

 

4. Skip the traffic

With its close proximity to the Sandton Business District and all types of services and amenities, residents have the benefit of living, working, and playing all in close proximity. This means less time stuck in the car negotiating bumper to bumper traffic.

 

5. Shopper’s paradise

Everything is on your doorstep. The greater area features a number of world-class shopping centres – a very convenient feature for residents. Sandton City, along with Nelson Mandela Square, is one of the largest shopping centres in the southern hemisphere. Want something more niche? Try the Morningside Shopping Centre – a bespoke community centre featuring all the stores and services you need.

 

6. Excellent eateries

Want to grab a bite to eat? Try one of the many great restaurants in the area, including the Signature Restaurant for fine dining, The Green Peppercorn Bistro for delicious, refined meals, or Ri’ Stretto for tasty meals with friends in a cosy setting.

 

7. Entertainment aplenty

From cinemas to clubs to quirky bars… the greater area caters for every need. If you prefer spending your weekends outdoors putting on the greens, you have a great selection of golf courses nearby to choose from, including the Bryanston Golf Course, the Dainfern Golf Course, and the Houghton Golf Club.

 

8. Top-class schools and clinics

The area is also home to some excellent schools and medical facilities. Schools include the Crawford Village Pre-Primary School, Lycée Jules Verne de Johannesburg, and Redhill School, while Mediclinic and Netcare both have two hospitals in the area.

 

9. Beautiful houses

A huge selection of luxury homes can be found in Morningside – from post-war style large family homes to modern security developments. Spaciousness is a big factor, which adds to the relaxed, suburban feel, and makes this a perfect place for families to settle.

 

10. Wise investment

The luxury homes in Morningside have proven time and time again to be great investments. With so much going for the area, the properties have consistently delivered great resale value for owners.

 

To find the best deals on luxury homes in Morningside, contact the agents at Fine & Country South Africa. We have extensive experience in this market and will help you find the property that is perfect for you.

 

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