Linbro Park at a glance
Linbro Park is an older suburban and industrial area situated on the outskirts of Johannesburg. It’s believed that this picturesque part of the sprawling area is for those seeking the best of both worlds. Large farm areas and a certain natural essence make this part of the Gauteng province appealing. Although this area is seen to be a part of the industrial boom in Gauteng province, it also boasts some of the area’s oldest properties with certain properties that seem to stand still in time whilst the rest of the city moves quickly around them.
Its prominence to a part of the N3, which connects Linbro Park to the N12 and N1, makes for easy access to the main industrial and commercial parts of the city. Linbro Park is within close proximity to the financial hub of the country, Sandton, and many see this location as an extension of the said area. Marlboro Drive is the main road which connects these various highways and there is a Gautrain station which runs through Linbro Park (Marlboro Station). This has put the industrial parts of the area on the map, as there is easy access to points of interest via the main arterial routes as well as the world-class Gautrain. If you are utilising the Gautrain service from the centre of Johannesburg you will more than likely find yourself at Park Station where various other modes of transportation run from. Park Station is Africa’s largest transportation hub and a prominent transport facility in Gauteng.
Proximity to Both the CBD and Airport:
Linbro Park is roughly 32 km from the O.R Tambo International Airport which can also be accessed via the Gautrain service, taxi services or by hiring a car. Linbro Park is also just over 22 km from the central business district of Johannesburg.
Industrial parks are prominent in Linbro Park hence various industries have made the area its home. Some of the most industrious locations in the area or within close proximity to Linbro Park include Linbro Logistics Park, Meadowview Business Estate and Eskom Megawatt Park making the industry the catalyst of this area. Eco-industry is becoming a popular trend in the area and there even eco-industrial parks near Linbro Park. Eco-industry is becoming a popular trend in the area and there even eco-industrial parks near Linbro Park.
Shopping and other amenities:
Other amenities and infrastructure include; The Meadow Event Park, as well as excellent shopping facilities. Due to the fact that Linbro Park is so close to Sandton, there really is a biosphere of shopping waiting to be explored. Arguably the most popular and extensive shopping mall is Sandton City which boasts shops and restaurants which are world class. Nelson Mandela square is also a great place to shop and explore this cosmopolitan part of the City of Gold. Another favoured shopping centre, within close proximity to Linbro Park is the Balfour Park Shopping Centre which is considered to be one of Johannesburg’s oldest and more sought-after shopping destinations. Other shopping facilities in the area include Pg Bison, Kelvin Village Shopping Centre and Stoneridge Centre.
In 2001 Linbro Park had been recognised as being one of the largest industrial developments in South Africa at the time, garnering a huge support structure and facility for light industries within Johannesburg. There has also recently been a development in Longlake not far from Linbro Park, where 10 units are currently being built.
If you are seeking suitable industrial property types in Linbro Park, API Property Group boasts a vast stock of warehouses and factory accommodation in this popular node. To find your ideal business address contact us today and one of our dedicated agents will help you secure the ideal industrial accommodation. With Linbro Parks ideal location and sought-after industrial areas and amenities, it’s really no surprise that business owners want a piece of the action. Its close proximity to some of the country’s most sought-after suburban areas also makes it an ideal location to set up any business.