Since ancient times, people have been thinking about how to build the ideal city. Today, more than 55 percent of the world's population lives in urban areas or cities , and the importance of urban planning is now greater than ever. But what would the ideal city look like? One answer that is gaining popularity is the “village ideal”.
Real Estate Investors, keep your eye on this town. Stellenbosch is famous for its attractive wine destinations, beautiful scenery and rich history. But there is more to the old Winelands town than you might think.
The unique and aesthetically beautiful Nooitgedacht Village, set in the heart of the winelands, will soon be launching its second commercial phase.
Developments at Nooitgedacht Village, Stellenbosch - a premier Winelands residential and commercial node - are proceeding swiftly. A vibrant commercial centre that includes ample office and retail space, a dedicated rugby museum and planned German-style beer house/restaurant, are all set to launch next year.
Boasting resilient property growth rates, Nooitgedacht Village Square Phase 2 is already 80% sold and promises to sell out within 2017. The time to invest in this prime development, positioned just beyond Stellenbosch and close to Durbanville, Franschhoek and Paarl, is fast running out.
Almost half of the available properties at luxury development Simonsberg Manor, Nooitgedacht Village are already sold, reports Cheryl Brand, the property consultant at Nooitgedacht Village. Simonsberg Manor is the latest bespoke residential offering forming part of this exciting development which has shown a consistent annual growth rate of 16.96% on property values since 2014, and lies adjacent to historic Nooitgedacht farm outside Stellenbosch.