Centurion at a glance
Centurion is strategically situated between Johannesburg and Pretoria and its main access routes link it to every important centre in Gauteng . The main railway line also runs through the heart of Centurion, thereby confirming Centurion as the urban anchor of Gauteng. There is also the Gautrain which is a state of the art rapid rail network in Gauteng. The rail connection comprises of two links, namely a link between Pretoria and Johannesburg and a link between OR Tambo International Airport and Sandton. Apart from three anchor stations on these two links, seven other stations will be linked by approximately 80 kilometres of rail along the route.
The three anchor stations are located at:
• OR Tambo International Airport
• Pretoria and
The seven other stations are located at:
• Centurion (which is in the centre of Centurion and close to the main shopping mall)
• Rhodesfield (Kempton Park)
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Centurion is home to a multi-cultural population of 134 000 and it provides jobs to 50 000 people. 20% Centurion’s economically active residents fill managerial posts whilst 43% pursue managerial posts, whilst 62% of the residents are economically active. Centurion is the Mecca of shopping centres, small business and 40% of all businesses in Centurion employ between 1 and 5 employees.
Hawkers in Centurion are well managed, thanks to the newly established Hawkers Forum. Centurion has a variety of tourist attractions, including the Irene Camp Cemetery, the popular Smuts House Museum and the Air Force Memorial. The Supersport Centurion cricket stadium is a South Africa landmark, regularly hosting international matches, whilst Centurion Shopping Centre, Centurion Boulevard and Gateway Centre offer a wide variety of shops and restaurants. The various guest houses cater for the discerning over night visitor’s needs, in addition to the local hotels.
Is the largest mixed used development of its kind in South Africa. More than R700 million will be invested over the next five years. The development will be completed in three phases and on completion, just after the turn of the century, 57 000 job opportunities. Telkom has recently launched a R135 million project to build a national network management centre. This high technology centre will form part of the Techno Park development. The NNMC would be the central hub for monitoring their entire network on a 24 hour basis. Centurion is a vibrant and convenient place to live with excellent schools including private schools, with an upmarket shopping centre. All types of residential properties and real estate for sale and rental, including town houses, clusters, houses, security complexes.
Types of Property Available in Centurion
• Garden Cottages
• Residential Homes
Popular areas to rent in Centurion
• Heritage Hill
• The Reeds
• Wierda Park
• Heuwel Oord
• Lyttleton Manor
• Die Hoewes
• Cornwall Hill
• Pierre van Ryneveld
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