Set in the Highlands of Mpumalanga, Dullstroom is a mere 2 hour drive from the hub of Gauteng. Due to the fact that the village is set at an altitude of 2100m above sea level the crisp alpine air and beautiful surroundings attract many sports enthusiasts. The area is acclaimed as a prime fly fishing destinations and boasts many trout dams nestled in the hills and dales of the landscape. The town is essentially a weekend getaway destination and has a host of quality accommodation venues and applauded restaurants.
Average Property Value:
Average village homes are currently selling around the R1,2 million to R1,5 million mark, whilst the interest in estates such as Highland Gate Golf Estate, Walkersons Private Estate and Dullstroom Country Estate, to name a few, has picked up considerably with full title stands selling from R500 000.
Typical Property Type:
The area offers village homes,secure village estates, country estates and farms. There is also much interest in fractional ownership whereby a number of investors buy a property in order to share the pleasure as well as the responsibility of a second home.
Area Trends and Activity:
Much emphasis is put on the second home market with many investors purchasing quality homes to rent out to the holiday market and thus realising a return on their investment.