Welcome to Plettenberg Bay; a coastal town in the Garden Route, that was originally named Bahia Formosa which means beautiful bay by ancient Portuguese explorers. Lying about 210 km from Port Elizabeth , 600 km from Cape Town and a mere 30 minutes drive from Knysna, Plett as nicknamed by the locals, is quickly becoming one of South Africa's popular coastal tourism towns. Plettenberg Bay is also known as the Jewel of the South African Garden Route, maybe because of its pristine beaches and the temperate climate. This makes Plett an ideal reasidential area for prospective home buyers to consider. Houses for sale in Plettenberg Bay are amongst the well sought after properties in the South Africa's coastline areas. Considering a rate at which Plettenberg Bay's property market is growing, it is evident that buying a house or any property in Plettenberg Bay today would be a best investment.
Plettenberg Bay has 5 active suburbs.
Between 2015-10-01 to 2016-09-30:
Compared to the previous year(2014-10-01 to 2015-09-30):
Full Title and Sectional Title sales in Plettenberg Bay had a combined value of R 1,333,624,203 with a median price of R 550,000 compared to R 658,758,417 with the median price of R950,000 for the prior period.
Full Title sales in Plettenberg Bay had a total value of R 1,146,331,610 with a median price of R 230,000 compared to R 551,243,856 with the median price of R1,130,000 for the prior period.
Sectional Title sales in Plettenberg Bay had a total value of R 187,292,593 with the median price of R 800,000 compared to R 107,514,561 with the median price of R800,000 for the prior period.
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An average summer temperature in Plettenberg Bay is 26.8°C and winters are 19.1°C. Plettenberg Bay lies along the warm Indian Ocean waters thus the visitors or residents can enjoy the endless white beaches, beautiful lagoon, whales and dolphins watching throughout the year. This area enjoys about 300 days of sunshine in a year, another reason why buying a house in Plettenberg Bay will not be a regrettable decision especially for individuals whom adore the outdoors.
Today with clubs, bars, pubs and shopping malls being built in and around the area, Plettenberg Bay is slowly moulding itself into a beautiful modern tourism destination of note and by default a best place for property investors or ordinary homebuyers to consider. There is a wide range of houses for sale in Plettenberg Bay's suburbs that would suit anyone's needs.