Originally a farm owned by the Geldenhuys brothers, Greenside is now a thriving suburb known for its purple jacaranda trees that line the streets during summer. Home to a vast number of excellent restaurants, this leafy suburb is where you’ll also find the Pirates Rugby Club, Johannesburg’s oldest rugby club. Green Square in Greenside is where you’ll find the best interior design shops as well as art colleges and cafes. Most buyers are attracted to greenside due to its close proximity to the Emmarentia Dam, Johannesburg Botanical Garden and Parkview Golf Club.

Property demand

  • Properties listed for sale in Greenside comprise approximately 2% of the total sale listings in Northcliff.
  • Approximately 3% of the interest (views) in properties for sale in Northcliff is attributable to properties for sale in Greenside.
  • Properties listed for rent in Greenside comprise approximately 4% of the total rental listings in Northcliff.
  • Approximately 4% of the interest (views) in properties for rent in Northcliff is attributable to properties for rent in Greenside.

Buying property in Greenside

The monthly bond repayment to purchase a typical property in Greenside, namely a three-bedroom house, with the median asking price of R3,45m is R32,724 per month over 20 years at prime of 9,75% with no deposit.

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