At Rawson, we can assist you in acquiring property in Vanderbijlpark. Vanderbijlpark is an average-sized suburb with an industrial slant tha... Read More
At Rawson, we can assist you in acquiring property in Vanderbijlpark. Vanderbijlpark is an average-sized suburb with an industrial slant that lies on the Vaal River – it is also situated in the southernmost part of Gauteng. When you add Vereeniging and Sasolburg, you get what is known to many as the ‘Vaal Triangle’. As for the history of Vanderbijlpark, after the events of World War 2, steel needs become one of the biggest requirements in South Africa. A young scientist was called upon to assist the government at the time, a Dr. JH van der Bijl – his mission was to advise and then create a steel and iron plant to assist in the large-scale production needs of South Africa. A large steel works was constructed; this became known as Vanderbijlpark in 1949. This is one of the prime areas for property in South Africa.
As far as entertainment options go, a newly finished shopping mall, known as the Vaal Mall is ready for the many consumers that it is sure to attract. Other places include the gamblers paradise (the Emerald Casino Resort) and the Emfuleni Golf Course. You will not be short of education options either, what with the Vaal Triangle Campus located on the banks of the Vaal and over 60 primary and secondary schools all in convenient locations. Vanderbijlpark itself is becoming an amazingly cosmopolitan area to live in.
Other towns close to Vanderbijlpark property in Gauteng include Sasolburg – a town that inherited its name from being the very first petrol to coal plant in the world (yet another South African first). This of course, helped the town grow in to a well-planned area and one that is only a short drive from Vanderbijlpark itself.
Vanderbijlpark is ideally situated only an hour’s drive from Johannesburg. This area is fast becoming known as the stepping stone of Africa. Your home in Vanderbijlpark will have either an amazing view of the river itself, or be part of a new development (these are becoming more and more widespread these days). So contact Rawson today and buy property in Vanderbijlpark with the help of our expert team – call us, or email us for further information. Read Less