Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Field Notes | Properties on Stunning Acreages

November 30, 2018 - South Africa
What makes a house a home isn’t just the interior—equally important is the setting of your home and the way the exterior inspires you. You’ll find yourself picking up gardening or learning tennis just

Cape Town | A Vibrant City

September 01, 2015 - Cape Town
According to the recent Q1 Europe, Middle East and Africa Luxury Real Estate Report,presented by Sotheby’s International Realty® and Wealth-X, “Cape Town, located on the South Western tip of Africa..

Bridle Road Residence - Cape Town

September 04, 2012 - Western Cape
The Bridle Road Residence of Cape Town, South Africa features a brilliant modern design, a natural, chemical-free swimming pool and a surrounding garden sourced by local flora.

Ultra luxury private safari homes for sale

March 09, 2010 - South Africa
For decades, wildlife lovers have dreamt of owning a private home in the African bush. African Homesteads offers now a select number of homeowners to be a part of South Africa's exceptional &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve. In the heart of South Africa, bordering a World Heritage Site, where the St. Lucia Wetlands meet the wilds of KwaZulu-Natal, you will find the seven habitats that make up &Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve. This is where African Homesteads is located, offering 15 private ultra luxurious safari homes on carefully chosen sites in the 23,000 hectare Big Five Reserve.

Glass House by Nico Van Der Meulen Architects

October 08, 2009 - Gauteng
Nico Van Der Meulen Architects designed the Glass House in Johannesburg, South Africa. The house is situated on a 4000 sq.m site, with a total floor area of 2500sq.m. The owner requested a modern, glamorous, open plan, light-filled house with views from all rooms into the garden. More than 70% of the house is from glass, for example the window to the dining room is a 6m high curved glass enclosure, where each sheet of glass leans over further than the previous sheet, with glass fins holding it in position.