location in South Africa province Gauteng, Benoni, Benoni
R9 999 999 999
Ad ID 135348
Extent 2 793 m| Ideal for automotive trade manufacturing, warehousing or distribution| Great exposure off busy main road| GLA: 2 412 m | Immediate occupationDue to its location, this property offers various opportunities for retailers, the automotive trade, car dealers and wholesalers trading directly to the public.Industry Road which becomes Birmingham Road is a busy main arteria Road feeding the nearby industrial area of Benoni, Gauteng.Benoni is a city on the East Rand in the South African province of Gauteng. Since 2000, it has been part of the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality.The Kopanong Conference Centre in BenoniBenoni is a diverse city, featuring more horse stables per square kilometre than anywhere else in the Southern Hemisphere and over ten schools; in some areas there is a concentration of up to 6000 students within a 5 km radius. Ashton International College was founded here in 1998. Over time gold mining has decreased in importance. Today the city is focused more on industry and services, rather than mining, and is used as a service hub for other East Rand towns such as Brakpan, Nigel and Springs. Benoni is also the site of the Benoni Heliport, for the use of helicopters.During the 1990s Benoni was the site for the WOMAD Festival (the World of Music, Arts and Dance), an international cultural festival held annually around the world and used to showcase various artists.Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron was born in Benoni, while Charlene, Princess of Monaco attended school there.Benoni was also the setting for the MTV-inspired movie Crazy Monkey: Straight Outta Benoni, released internationally in 2005.The town is currently represented in the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality by the African National Congress (ANC) in the majority, with the liberal-democratic Democratic Alliance being the official local opposition. The City Hall, built in 1937, is a good example of art deco architecture.