Once a small self sustaining rural village populated by the landed gentry, Rivonia has grown into an exclusive upper class residential and business hub which is more in demand now than ever before.
Prime Rivonia properties include trendy modern family homes located in secure boomed communities, classy contemporary cluster developments, affordable full title townhouses and the lovely old thatched dwellings of yesteryear which command some of the highest prices in Johannesburg’s fashionable north.
The emergence of new media and technology companies in Rivonia, together with a host of retail outlets and restaurants, has created an attractive commercial cluster popular with young professionals, IT entrepreneurs and established business owners seeking a respite from the congestion and bustle of the city.
With an ideal location on the far northern outskirts of Johannesburg, yet with effortless access to the major highways and byways of South Africa’s largest city, Rivonia property is close to Lanseria International Airport and the bustling CBDs of Sandton, Randburg, Midrand, Centurion and Pretoria.
Proximity to the Sandton Gautrain Station enables easy commutes to and from OR Tambo International Airport, the Johannesburg CBD and, by July 2011, to Pretoria via Midrand and Centurion.
An easy escape to the Magaliesberg, Sun City, big game safari destinations and other major attractions of the north is also available to Rivonia residents.
An assortment of attractions within Rivonia and surrounds provide rest, relaxation and entertainment
- the 7 ha Ernest Ullman Park forms part of the Sandspruit Urban Hiking Trail and is a popular recreational space
- Liliesleaf Farm is an interactive museum and a significant landmark of the struggle for democracy in South Africa
- The River Club Golf Course, the Leeuwkop Golf Course and the two courses at the Johannesburg Country Club are highly rated golf challenges
As an established residential and business area, Rivonia has a comprehensive array of amenities and essential services including schools, churches, retail outlets, access to health care and a library.
Redhill and King David College provide excellent education in Rivonia itself, while the Morningside Medi-Clinic, Sunninghill Hospital and the Sandton Surgical Day Centre are literally minutes away.
Retail services are supplied by countless shopping malls centred on the fabled Boulevard – Rivonia Mews, The Cloisters, The Pavilion, and Rivonia Square - while the Douglasdale and Sandton Police Stations are within close proximity of elegant Rivonia properties.
Find out more about purchasing Rivonia property by contacting the Jawitz Rivonia consultant today!