Retirement property news from Pretoria

Trans-50 – Centurion, National

For more than 45 years, Trans-50 has been perfecting the art of meeting the diverse needs and expectations of our senior population.

Expect a lifestyle where you can enjoy independence, safety, security and privacy. Trans-50 also offers you the choice of tailor-made individual care. 

If you are over the age of 50, you quality to reside in a Trans-50 village. Services and facilities are geared for you to enjoy totally independent living, assisted living through home care, or frail care.

Choose from cottages and villas which are sold on a life-rights basis, rental apartments and en-suite rooms that include meals and cleaning services. In the frail care facilities you will be cared for by world-class professional nurses.

Trans-50 strives to offer residents the ideal retirement lifestyle by providing person-centred care of the highest quality. There are already 1,200 senior citizens who call these villages home.

For transparency and peace of mind, Trans-50 villages promote consultative processes between the residents, employees and Trans-50 management team.  This ensures that your voice, as resident, will be heard.

Every Trans-50 village is managed by a professional management team. These knowledgeable and experienced managers are supported by a management committee which is elected by the residents of each village. The management committee meets regularly and drives various consultative processes which include all residents. An example would include discussing the annual budget with all the residents and based thereon, determining certain priorities within the village. At Trans-50 your voice counts! Read more…


Care in Midstream – Midrand

Care in Midstream is a new state-of-the-art active ageing care facility. It offerscheerful, bright, spacious and serene assisted living, frail care and dementia care accommodation. The focus is on active ageing, security, connectedness and community as the foundation for high quality of life.

The gentle activity calendar ensures opportunities are created to share friendship and enjoy experiences together.

The purpose-built suites and bachelor suites are perfectly suited to the changing needs of older adults. The suites are light, with good storage, wifi and smart TVs. En-suite bathrooms have walk-in showers, handheld showerheads, lever taps, scald protection and wheelchair-friendly doorways. Read more…


The Retreat at Hazeldean Pretoria

New aged retirees are discovering that retirement gives them the time to explore new hobbies and reignite old passions. This freshly adopted approach to retirement has caused a demand for lifestyle estates that cater for a whole array of activities.

One such estate is The Retreat. Nestled in the heart of Hazeldean in Pretoria East, The Retreat is a 36-hectare retirement lifestyle estate with 678 units, including freestanding homes and apartments.

Developed by Craft Homes with a focus on creating a space where every aspect encompasses their ethos of care, the estate has become one of Pretoria’s most prestigious retirement destinations.

The Retreat inspires a healthy and active lifestyle with its natural beauty and 24-hour security, Residents have an endless amount of activities available to keep them entertained.

Each activity is facilitated by The Retreat’s Social Club and encourages residents to participate in the fun. From music evenings that include live performances from well-known artists to Bingo and braais at the lapa, there is enough variety to ensure that every resident has at least one hobby to fall in love with. Read more…