Estate Living is a consortium of businesses consisting of: community consultancy, media platforms, publishing house, sales lead generation and marketing agency, which communicate the value of residential community living to a local and foreign market.


Estate Living  launched in 2012, the eco-system and its people offer in-depth unbiased insight into residential community living. The eco system  has been developed to include a network of these touch-points, inclusive of print and digital publishing, online communication, a resource website and development portal, a referral business and the affiliate network. Each division serves to drive comprehensive information, generate sales and opportunities, and bring the community together as a collective.

Estate Living is a superior instrument to utilize in formulating a compelling message and ongoing awareness for businesses targeting this sector, due to our sales driven, solution-based mindset and industry experience. Subscribed to by the key industry stakeholders and residents from community developments, the promotion of developments, products or services is done in a manner which is reflective of the community and within its specific relevant environment. All communication is direct, targeted and specific to market interest, with no wastage.

Estate Living is the official go-to resource for ‘anything you need to know about estate living under one roof’ backed by years of credibility, and serves as the recognised voice for the industry.

ESTATE LIVING is a specialist communication agency and trusted resource for the residential estate and mixed-use development industry.

The Estate Living consortium of businesses consist of community consultancy, media platforms, publishing house, sales lead generation, media and marketing agency.

Estate Living partners with leading industry associations and community experts to provide insight, collaboration and opportunities.

Approximate value of residential estate community in SA | R650 billion
33% growth year on year within this industry
Managed assets in excess of R800 billion
Estate property inflation average 7.5% annually
Annual Levies collected over R960 million
Approx. 1,040,000 properties at over an average of R2 million
Over 56,000 sectional title properties


400 000 members

LSM 8 – 10;  High-end buyers Interested in investment and wealth creation


730 communities

This includes Community Managers, Boards of Directors and Trustees who manage decisions for the communities at large


250 groups

Direct access to the executive decision makers and procurement teams who manage decisions for ‘new build’ communities, based on consumer needs

Client Objectives are met through leveraging industry networks and the industry media ECO- SYSTEM:


Distributed in print and digital format, our Estate Living monthly magazine has a readership of 10 000 monthly, the annual developer journal 1000 annually and the Residential Industry Journal 2000 annually.


127 000 users

Our Internal community portals and app boasts over 127,000 loyal users on a consistent basis.


Our direct mailer is delivered to over 12,000 subscribers on a weekly basis, digital platforms exceeding 425 000 impressions and social media over 11 000.

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Our Pricing


Full page ad R 22 950
DPS R 32 950
Corporate Profile R 32 950


Includes an Estate or Development Review, area report, online profile and online marketing

R 42 000


Includes an introduction to our direct mailer database, inclusion in our newsletters, an online profile and marketing on our social media platforms

R 10 000

Estate Community Portal and APP

Estate communities utilize portals and Apps to communicate with their members. Estate Living affiliate can now access this exciting new channel

R 10 000 p/m (from March – August 2019)

Lead Generation

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Affiliate partnership

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Estate Living Magazine and E’Mag

Readership: First time buyers, residence, homeowners, investors and estate management.

Distribution: Subscription to and distribution directly to residence, homeowners and management of residential estates and developments.

Estate Living printed Magazine is distributed into 80 Estates across South Africa, bi monthly. This coffee-table styled glossy magazine offers in-depth reviews of some of the most beautiful property in the country, coupled with relevant and engaging content on all aspects of estate life. Supporting the printed publications is the Estate Living E’mag. Subscribed to by estate management on behalf of their community, the E’mag, along with other relevant estate living communication, is shared with the community via the estates internal communication portal, the E’mag is distributed monthly to 400 estates nationally. The E’mag interactive nature supports an immediate call to action.



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Precinct Living

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New Developments

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Retirement and Healthcare

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Smart Environments

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Country Living

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Estate Living Industry Journals


Residential Estate Industry Journal

Readership: Estate Management, Property Developers, Directors and Trustees of residential communities
Distribution: Subscription to and distribution directly to estate management and procurement departments.

The official annual, Associataion of Residential Communities ( ARC ) reference guide to best practice, policy and procedure, relevant and significant to the residential estate community. The Journal serves as a tangible resource to educated and experience-driven industry knowledge.


The Developer Journal

Readership: Property Developers – Commercial, Retail, Residential, Hotel and Mixed use. Landowners, Property Groups
Distribution: Subscription to and distribution directly to property developers, procurement departments.

The Developer Journal is a bi monthly glossy Journal distributed to property developers, with a focus on property development in South Africa. The Journal is a guide to best practice and follows the development cycle, where industry specialists provide expertise for each part of the development process. In the Developer Journal, property developers come together to collaborate, share expertise, find innovation and inspiration for residential and mixed-use development properties.

Estate Living Affiliate Network

Estate Living partners with industry experts to share expertise through content, driving market engagement between our Affiliate and the industry stakeholders. Estate Living networking events assist in building contacts and relationships with key industry stakeholders, estate management and property developers, for long-term sales contracts.

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