Top 10 reasons to own property in Parys
Although trendy artists’ shops and good eateries abound along the main road, Parys is actually mostly renowned for its antique dealers and adventure water sports. Here are our list of reasons why one should own property in the little boutique Free State town of Parys:
Parys lies lazily spread out right next to the curves of the Vaal River that meanders through the surrounding area.
All first time visitors are immediately struck by the cheerful enjoyment of life in this little town that enjoys sun filled days almost every day of the year.
This is “platteland” at its best: a relaxed, laid back atmosphere.
It’s a short drive.
Just over an hour’s drive from Johannesburg. Parys ia a quick, close weekend getaway you can frequent and will certainly restore your joie de vivre
Unique river settings.
The many islands that have formed around these parts, creates the rapids that you hear all day long. Hearing the constant whitewater rush is very soothing, especially in the summer evenings.
Sports and adventure.
Parys is a great playground for the more adventurous, with ideal conditions for river rafting, kayaking, etc. Parys is flanked by two beautiful 18 hole golf courses and these are the only golf courses in Africa to be situated on islands.
Fun for flying enthusiasts.
With its airfield just 5 minutes out of town, Parys offers ‘n unique opportunity to fulfill your passion for flying, while enjoying a relaxing weekend away.
The largest indoor horse arena in the southern hemisphere is found in Parys where beautiful thoroughbreds from all over the country can be seen in shows and championships on a regular basis.
Parys is situated near the centre of the oldest and largest meteorite impact site on earth, called the Vredefort Dome. The Vredefort Dome was add to the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 2005
The best of all: property prices in Parys still resemble those of most towns on the platteland- awesomely affordable
Parys is one of the towns in South Africa with the highest per capita investment number and has become one of the most exclusive areas for property investments