Sothebys International Realty

Plett Property March 2013

UFO IN PLETT?

If you notice a small black unidentified flying object hovering overhead in the Plett skies, chances are it’s the new quad-copter taking aerial imagery of properties remotely controlled by Steve Neufeld of Lew Geffen Sotheby’s International Realty Plettenberg Bay.
 
Hein Pretorius, owner and principal of the agency, said: “With ever increasing levels of service required from estate agencies for sole mandates on premium properties, we decided to add aerial photography to our offerings which already include slideshows, virtual and video tours.”
 
Neufeld said: “When I started in real estate, people joked about wanting “sky hooks” for their cameras so that they could get the perfect photo. Technology has leapt forward since then. The QU4D, a remote controlled helicopter with four rotors, with a camera mounted underneath is the perfect tool for getting images that show a property to best effect. You get to see the building, the location and the view all in one shot.”
 
“Many properties just cannot be photographed properly from the ground. For example, vacant land doesn’t, as a general rule, look great from the ground unless it has a spectacular view, but as soon as you get the camera in the air it’s a different story. You get to see the position of the site with the beautiful bay in the background.”
 

Property of the month:



 
 
 
 
 
Beachy Head Drive: a few steps to sand and surf This 500m² house has an old worldly character and your own boardwalk 20 meters to the beach. Majestic views stretching from the Tsitsikamma mountains and Beacon Island Beach to your left, and Robberg Beach and Peninsula to your right.  You will love entertaining your friends and family in this 5 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom home which offers covered outdoor entertaining areas with built-in braai and sparkling pool. You can also entertain your guests indoors in the cosy family room with fireplace and pub or games room, fully fenced, double garage; the ultimate beach address.  Call Hein at 083 701 3159.
Asking on R22,95million incl. VAT


  

Currently on the market:


Picture Perfect Sea View Rural Home
Offers on R 6 500 000

Extremely Rare: The Plaka
Offers on R 8 500 000

Level, vacant land in Robberg Area
Offers on R 550 000

Prime Robberg Beachfront Land
Offers on R 8 900 000

”Old Plett” Stand overlooking Lagoon
Offers on R 6 500 000

Ultimate 4 Bedroom Bowtie Gem
Offers on R 7 500 000

4 Bedroom Sea View Home
Offers on R 2 800 000

2 Bed, 2 Bath Sea View Thulana Hill
Asking R 1 290 000 (incl. VAT & transfer costs)

Perfect Position Close to Beach
Offers on R 1 530 000
For more property visit: plettenbergbay.com

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