DISCOVER MIDSTREAM ESTATES:
20/20 REASONS TO BECOME A PART OF MIDSTREAM
- CENTRAL SETTING
Midstream lies halfway between Sandton and Centurion and is in close proximity to the SA Mint. The Estate has existed for 15 years and has about 5800 residential houses.
- SECURITY IS PRIORITY
Midstream boasts a unique combination of security layers that has lead to a spotless security-record. Security functions include a 50km long, 5m wide double security wall around the estate and a double entrance control system, as well as 24/7 internal foot patrolling by security guards. Furthermore, a number plate recognition and verification system that records all vehicles that come in and out of the estate further enhances the safety of all our residents.
- OUTSTANDING SCHOOLS ON YOUR DOORSTEP
Equipped with a high school and two primary schools that have obtained a fantastic reputation for more than 10 years. The schools give preference to Midstream residents when enrolling their children. Not only that, but the estate also has three pre-primary schools and three baby houses that ensure educational opportunities for young families.
- MEDICAL FACILITIES INSIDE OF THE ESTATE
The Mediclinic Hospital in Midstream, is a flagship development for this international group. This hospital is supported through the nearby medical park which is equipped with oncologist’s, radiation centre, dialysis facility and a variety of pathology laboratories, bio-kineticists’ and physiotherapy practices.
The local medical practice, two pharmacies, a step down centre and the Cure Day Clinic are amongst the other medical services.
A permanent care facility as well as a dementia care facility focusses on the retirement village and contributes to maintaining a high quality of living for the residence of Retire@Midstream. A 24/7 paramedic service is also in place and exclusive to Midstream residence and their guests.
- VARIETY OF HOUSING OPTIONS
Houses range between R2,5 mil and R20 mil and townhouses between R2 mil and R3,5 mil. Ascend to Midstream is a Luxury apartment development of 2 and 3 bedrooms which range between R2,8m and R5,4m, Retire@Midstream are luxury retirement units from one bedroom to 3 bedroom units, between R1,150 mil and R4 mil. Midstream has an active real estate market with more than 422 houses that received new owners in 2019 with a combined value of R1,413 billion. These sales were fully supported by financial institutions with new bonds to a total value of R931m that registered throughout the year at the deed’s office. Midstream has a dynamic rental market and reaches some of the highest averages in rental income.
- AFFORDABLE HOME OWNERS ASSOCIATION (HOA) FEES.
The HOA fees for 2019/2020 run at an average of R1700 monthly. The HOA has a reserve fund of more than R60 mil to ensure that funds are in place for unforeseen expenses thereby avoiding any additional levies payable by the residence.
- ESTATE CONVENIENCE
Midstream SuperSpar was elected as the “Super Spar of the year” in 2018 for the region, which confirms that convenience and quality products work well together. Equipped with Turn ‘n Tender, Mugg & Bean, Sasol, Hi-Q Wheels, various hair-salons, travel merchants, hardware store, dry-cleaners and many more, make it easy for you to get your necessities and more, close to your home. The new “Shopping on Ridgeway” centre boasts a Godfather restaurant, Wimpy, Lupa and Shagun Indian cuisine. Adjacent to the centre you will find a gymnasium (WOW Gym), indoor swimming pool and bike- shop. The four churches in Midstream not only serve the community in and out of Midstream but fill an important and supportive role in the Retirement village and the greater Midstream estate.
- LIGHTNING FAST INTERNET CONNECTION
Every house is connected to a fibre-optic cable. Connecting is optional and users that connect receive uncapped at 50Mbps or more. MTN supports the FTTH (Fibre-optic to the house) which assures every user of competing prices and world-class service. More than 15 cell phone towers have been constructed through Midstream and is connected to the fibre-optic communication network cable to improve service, specifically for 4G data transfer.
- AN OUTDOOR LIFESTYLE FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
Children ride bicycles to school and sport enthusiasts can jog and enjoy mountain biking on the footpaths that stretch more that 50km all inside the secure area of the greater estate boundary. The Midstream Parkrun is a part of the international Parkrun network and takes place every Saturday at 8am. The route, for walkers or runners, is 5km long and welcomes all ages and fitness levels. The 9 hole par- 3 golf course, with bent-grass greens, ensures a strong test for any serious golf players with the longest hole stretching from the furthest tee at 210m, while the beginner’s tee allows for new players to be
introduced to the game. Lessons can be taken by our local golfer Patrick O’Brien, who makes it easier to take up this popular sport.
10.SMALL-TOWN LIFESTYLE IN AN URBAN GAUTENG
Midstream is focussed on the goal to allow families the opportunity to live in a safe environment with access to a variety of facilities and this all while their investments are protected and managed responsibly by the various HOA’s.
In Midstream Estate there are various facilities to keep you fit and healthy. These facilities include squash, tennis, mountain biking to action sports like cricket, hockey and netball which are all available in the Action Sport Centre. Enjoy the fresh air and let go of all your stress by going fishing at one of our dams. Lunula Yoga and Inside- Out Pilates is there for your comfort, as well as Run/Walk for Life, the Midstream Jukskei club and Lanfit bootcamp. Everything you need to help you with your #HealthyLiving in 2020!
12.MIDSTREAM LOVES OUR ANIMALS
Not only does Midstream have the well-known PetStream, it now boasts a Bark Park where you can take your beloved furry friend to run and play. Furthermore, Midstream also has wildlife like small buck that can be found in the lush bush park of Retire@Midstream. In the not too distant future Midstream Ridge will welcome wildlife of its’ own in the Mini Wild Life area.
- RELAX IN MIDSTREAM
Life can sometimes become busy and tense - go relax at Trouville Day Spa or Bamboo Health and Wellness. There you will find numerous treatments that will rejuvenate you.
14.ALL THE SHOPS YOU NEED AROUND THE CORNER
Do you want something more than just your everyday groceries? Don’t go too far! Midstream is equipped with Adele’s Manufacturing Jewellers, Aurora Boutique, Castle Walk Stationers, Eventology and Eventology Florist. It doesn’t stop there, all your household needs are met through Earthbound Interiors, Essential Hardware, Gardening Concepts, Leighnanne’s Flooring Solutions, Trendy Gadgets, Modern Woven, The Apron Butchery, The Pool Company and You’re framed.
- CHILD FRIENDLY
Midstream caters for our children’s joy with beautifully manicured parks, the newest Hyto Tyto Restaurant and Playpark that hosts children’s parties, serves scrumptious food and everything your child’s heart desires. Furthermore, there are various recreational opportunities for your child; Himalayas Mini Golf, Arabesque Ballet for all the young ballerina’s, Gauteng Dance Studio, Tina Cowley Reading Centre and Master Maths. There are various extra lessons that can be taken with-in the estate for any subject necessary. Let your child have the opportunity to just be a kid in Midstream Estate!
16.REST IN PEACE
The new “Time Garden” gives families the opportunity to find a final resting place for their beloved family members in a beautiful garden and in close proximity for the family to visit and say goodbye. Sonja Smith Elite Funeral Group is also available to make the difficult time more bearable.
- TOO MUCH STUFF?
Do you own a boat, trailer or anything too big to fit in your garage? No more need to worry if you need to move and you have too many belongings. Storage@Midstream allows you to store all you need in a safe and secure place.
Stay up to date with all the latest news in Midstream Estate by downloading the new Midstream APP. This app gives you all the information you need about what is happening in the estate, from community calendars, Midstream Magazine, schools, load shedding, your HOA’s contact information and everything that is available to you in Midstream Estate. The Midstream Pulse also helps you to stay in touch with the latest news in Midstream Estate.
- NEVER BE LATE AGAIN
Due to Midstream’s unbelievable setting you are in close proximity to various roads, but more than that you are close to Gautrain bus- stops to drop you off at the nearest Gautrain station and relieve your stress of having to sit in traffic. Midstream is known as an Uber hotspot for those nights you want to be sure to be safe. Midstream is has a great location as it is not too far from OR Tambo or Lanseria airport. The new CO-WORK@Midstream offers a modernised office setting and is the future of office design. This allows residence and their business’s the opportunity to work minutes away from home, have effective work areas, function locations, meeting rooms and much more.
From young to old, Midstream supplies services and facilities for the whole family. Come and establish your family in a community where the security wins prizes, your children can play and granny and grandpa can retire safely. At Retire@Midstream there are busses to take residence to do their shopping, food services and much more. Here at Midstream Estate there is something for everyone!