The Future of Property Buying

Welcome to a new era in property buying, where the focus is on you, the buyer. In the past, real estate transactions were often filled with conflicts of interest, making it challenging for buyers. But now, there’s a fresh approach – the fee-based Property Buyer Specialist. This concept, which has achieved great success globally and is widely embraced overseas, prioritises your needs, bringing transparency and independence to the complex world of real estate. Surprisingly, this...

Exclusive Luxury

Coast to Cape, the team from local business OLALA INTERIORS creates homes for their clients with passion. They tell us about the one-of-a-kind home they brought to life in Clifton.   As a collaborative, the OLALA INTERIORS team is a talented bunch of designers and craftsmen who travel and work all over the world to bring home the best of internationally acclaimed designs and trends. They install complete, unique and exquisite interior projects for high-end...

OPEN HOUSES & CLOSING DEALS

OPENING IMAGE ELALENI COASTAL FOREST ESTATE We spoke to a few real estate agents and agencies about being part of the real estate market on the North Coast. They share their history and what they love about selling local homes. Reliable & Experienced HOW LONG HAS PAM GOLDING PROPERTIES BEEN OPERATING IN BALLITO? We are turning 28 years old this year! This alone provides our clients with confidence in our experience and knowledge, which certainly...

EXCELLENCE ACROSS INDUSTRIES

From concrete and timber suppliers to foundation experts and electricians, the North Coast is home to stellar businesses offering top-quality products and services to upgrade or renovate your space. Framing Views North Shore Group is synonymous with excellence as suppliers of aluminium and glass products. They equip architects, developers, builders, renovators and homeowners with a comprehensive range of aluminium and glass systems including frameless and framed products for commercial, residential, home improvement and industrial applications....

WELCOME TO THE FUTURE

MAKING YOUR HOME A SMART HAVEN A house is so much more than a structure of bricks and mortar – it’s a place where memories are created, bonds are formed, and love is nurtured. It is these experiences that make a house a home and, although not seemingly evident, home automation technology, through effective application, both enhances these experiences and creates new ones. Home automation is the control and monitoring of a home’s systems from...

Unlocking Childhood Imagination

Elluxco Bebe has redefined spaces for the most cherished members of the family, children. In the world of interior design, adaptability and innovation are key to meeting the ever-changing demands of clients. A local business, Elluxco, known for its expertise in designing and installing kitchens and built-in cupboards, embarked on a new journey when the demand for custom kids’ bunk beds and playrooms surged. This led to the birth of Elluxco Bebe, a branch specialising...

CHARM & CHARACTER – THE VINTAGE BARN

Trends come and go. If you’re anything like me, you’ve fallen into the sneaky trap of decor hypes, which you end up hating a year later (I can still remember my childhood bedroom filled with teal blue and lime green decor pieces). Another consequence of being a victim of trends is that your spaces end up looking like everyone else’s. Well, we have just the cure: secondhand shopping! Just a short drive outside of town,...

A COASTAL SANCTUARY

THE BEST OF SEASIDE LIVING WORDS CRISTINA GOVENDER | PHOTOS STEPHEN ROWLEY PHOTOGRAPHY Located in Zululami Luxury Coastal Estate, this stunning home rests on a hill overlooking the ocean. Clad in glass, every design element and material has been carefully considered to make the best of the surroundings, greenery and sea. The house was designed using a modern contemporary approach, incorporating elements of seaside architecture and adding an eco-friendly twist. Gerhard Breedt of Gerhard Architect...

OPENING IMAGE CORAL COVE Are you a young family looking for your first home? A retired couple wanting to settle in a place that offers all the care you may need? Or, an outdoor lover who wants to live surrounded by nature? With so many options on the North Coast, it can be difficult to find the perfect estate for you. We asked a few local developments about the lifestyles they offer their residents, so...

INNOVATIVE OFF-GRID LIVING

At heart, Fairview Estates is a community. With 96 smallholding farms ranging from two hectares within a secured and monitored fence line, you will become part of a family of “Fairview Farmers”. Based five minutes inland from Ballito, this estate offers traditional and authentic farm living with the freedom of large, open spaces for families and children to grow, giving them the opportunity to learn and invest toward a more self-sufficient and self-sustainable lifestyle. This...