The town of Alberton is located in the East Rand of Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. It is a town steeped in history and its suburb and street names show this, the street names in the Alberton North suburb were named after the Voortrekker heroes. The town also celebrated its 100 year anniversary in 2005.
Alberton has a dry, mild and sunny climate for most of the year, with winter being the sunniest time of the year. The town has seen snowfall from time to time through the years, with the most recent snowfall in 2007.
As a result of the town being so centrally located, Alberton is mostly residential with most of its residents commuting to the surrounding cities and suburbs for work. Alberton has access roads to all major highways in the province. The town is made up pf 18 suburbs and is growing steadily.
There are several sporting activities to do in Alberton, including a number of sports and recreation clubs and facilities in the area. Sports like rugby, wrestling, boxing, netball, hockey, tennis, cricket, soccer, and bowls are favourites – to name a few. There are a variety of entertainment facilities, shopping centres, libraries, clinics and hospitals available here. East Rand Mall is a nearby shopping centre that contains over 180 shops and restaurants as well as a movie theatre with nine cinemas.
With such a variety of things to do, Alberton is most certainly a great place to invest in property. Home Inspection Services will gladly do a property inspection for you in this area to give you peace of mind in your property transaction.