Prospective tenants and owner occupiers are currently spoiled for choice in their search for quality vacant industrial properties on the East Rand.
Areas that rarely show high vacancy rates like Aeroport in Spartan even now have a variety of quality facilities available. The ex Edcon distribution centre on Winnipeg Street is one, this property boasts over 23 000 m² of prime warehouse and office space. The warehouse has over 50 doors with cross docking capability, fully sprinkled with pumps and tanks and height to the underside of the eaves of just under 10 metres.
For smaller users in the courier/transport industry there is a smaller cross docking facility on Spartan Road. This facility features 34 roller shutter doors, majority at dock level, a large yard area and 3 access gates. This facility is either to let or for sale.
The old Chet facility in Aeroport is also available now, this property is almost 6 000m² of factory/warehouse and offices. The space is clear span with minimal columns and is on a big stand for easy truck access.
In Spartan proper we have an excellent value for money, newly refurbished, warehouse on Rigger Road. This facility could be used for warehousing or manufacturing. It has 17 doors, 2 large yard areas, 8 m eave heights and 2 large yard areas. There is a substantial 500 amps of power available on site.
Just a few streets away is the Bradian facility, which is also ideal for warehousing and distribution. This property has excellent security on a 20 000m² stand, 10 plus roller shutter doors and 9.5 m eave heights fully sprinkled with pumps and tanks. Available early next year.
Isando Ext 3 offers several opportunities in and around Isando Business Park, these units range in size from 700 m² to 1 400m² and are ideal for companies looking for security as well as a park catering for bigger trucks and communal yard space. Units boast excellent heights and fire protection via sprinkler systems.
Another excellent opportunity for bigger users is located on Waterpas Street, this 8 500 m² warehouse is currently undergoing a face lift as well as having an improved sprinkler system with pumps and tanks installed. Ready for occupation in January, plans and more details are available on request.
Jet Park currently has a wide variety of industrial properties available, from small mini units to midi units, to larger freestanding properties. One of these opportunities is the Schneider Electric facility overlooking the R21. This 10 000 m² warehouse is complete with 12 roller shutter doors, 10 m eaves and deep yard for interlinks. Also available early next year. There are opportunities in most of the parks, including The Palisades, Lakeview, Touchdown, Wingfield Park and Jan Smuts Park.
Speculative Park on Rudo Nell Street has a 3 500 m² warehouse which is ideal for warehousing, with 10 m eaves and multiple on grade and docked roller shutter doors. Also boasting excellent security and ample yard and parking. Also ideal for short term/overflow space during the high season retail period.
For users wanting to be even closer to the Airport, Pomona has many offerings right now. Pomona Precinct is now complete and ready for occupation, these remaining 5 units range in size from 3 200 m² to 4 600 m². These facilities offer everything that modern warehousing can offer including large private yard areas with the benefit of being in a secure estate. These units are also for sale. Yet another excellent opportunity with prominent exposure from the R21 is the HBS facility, a modern high tech, 7 000 m² facility that can cater for distribution or manufacturing.
Moving along the R21 we have some of the finest industrial developments on offer, Eastport Logistics Park has two distribution centres nearing completion for 2021. These warehouses are designed specifically for distribution efficiency for larger users.
Alternatively if you’re looking for warehouse space closer to the Edenvale/Bedfordview area there are some prime opportunities, including two of around 4 000m². One in Wilbart just off North Reef Road and a brand new facility in GIE secure industrial estate in Meadowdale.
Gosforth Park has some larger distribution centres available including the ex Imperial Logistics facility as well as the ex Busby. Both of theses DC’s are around 20 000m² in size and are ideal for larger distributors. Within S & J there is a brand new 6 000 m² warehouse waiting for its first long term tenant. This is the last of 3 units, the other 2 having been successfully let.
With so many options available it is always best to consult with experienced area specialists like ourselves who can help match the right facility to suit your needs, instead of wasting time viewing excessive properties that do not suit your criteria.
Contact Sandro on 082 8998 304 or [email protected] for assistance or more detail on any of these properties.