Francois van der Merwe

Title: Sales Associate

  • RE/MAX Property Merchants - Pretoria East, Mooikloof
  • 739 Blesbok street,
    Pretoria ,
  • 072 368 5491 Show number
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About Francois

Francois obtained a 3-year National Diploma in Real Estate (Valuation) through the University of South Africa (UNISA). He is a registered Candidate Valuer, a Member of the South African Council for the Property Valuers Profession and a Student Member at the South African Institute of Valuers.

His main business is working as a Sales Associate at RE/MAX Property Merchants since 2008. He has been registered as an Estate Agent at the Estate Agency Affairs Board since 1999 and have gained extensive and wide-spread experience in the Real Estate environment since then. He is registered at the Institute of Estate Agents of South Africa, Northern Region. He also concluded the Further Education and Training Certificate: Real Estate Level 4 qualification and constantly attend relevant workshops, training and seminars to gain up-to-date knowledge in the Real Estate Environment.

Francois specialize in various suburbs and estates in Pretoria, including The Hills, Mooikloof Heights Estate, Mooikloof Glen Estate, Country View Estate, and many more.

He specialize in the following activities:

  • Sales and Facilitation of New, Existing or Proposed Residential and Commercial Developments, Sales of Full-Title & Sectional Title Residential Properties, Commercial Properties, Vacant Stands, Plots, Agricultural Holdings, Farms
  • Valuations
  • Rentals
  • Advising on Proposed Projects, Subdivisions, Sales and Acquisitions
  • Setting up tailor-made teams of Professionals where and if needed for Development Projects
  • Preliminary Market Research for his clients
  • Formulating, Management and Implementation of Marketing Campaigns in conjunction with various key role-players 
  • Performing Specific Negotiations on behalf of his clients

 His Awards received at RE/MAX Southern Africa & other Institutes:

  • 2nd Position in the Top 10 Open Category of the Institute of Estate Agents of South Africa, Northern Region (2008)
  • 4th Position in the Top 10 Open Category of the Institute of Estate Agents of South Africa, Northern Region (2007)
  • Membership to the RE/MAX Southern Africa "Hall of Fame"
  • Membership to the RE/MAX Southern Africa Premier Club
  • Membership to the RE/MAX Southern Africa Platinum Club
  • Various Service Excellence ratings in terms of the RE/MAX Southern Africa Quality Assurance Program

His Awards at RE/MAX Property Merchants:

  • 2nd Position for most Commission Earnings (2017)
  • 3rd Position for most Commission Earnings (2013 to 2016)
  • 2nd Position for most Registered Transactions (2013, 2017)
  • 3rd  Position for most Registered Transactions (2016)
  • 3rd Position for Highest Average Percentage Commission Earnings (2017)
  • Most Rental Transactions (2016, 2017)
  • Most Bonds Registered (2016, 2017)
  • Award for the Agent with the Best Improvement (2013, 2017)
  • Mentorship Awards (2013, 2014, 2016)
  • Marketer of the Year (2010)

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25 Properties For Sale/Rent
ZAR 1 900 000
  • 5
  • 3

House in Silverton

Magnificent Family Home with Lots of Extras in a Lush Garden.

This splendid home is situated in a quiet street in the sought-after Southern-side of Silverton, bordering Meyerspark and close to the Moreleta spruit. Close to all amenities such as schools, shopping-centres and access routes such as Watermeyer Street, Pretoria Street and the N4 & N1 highways.

Consisting of 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms in the main-house, and an additional outside room & bathroom. The main-bedroom is en-suite with lots of mirror-finished cupboards. The huge living areas include a family room, TV-room and dining room. The covered veranda with built-in braai has space for an outside lounge-set and can be closed off in winter-times with canvas covers. This area is further complimented with a big patio looking out onto the lush garden. The kitchen has space for a big fridge-freezer and completed with a gas stove, pantry, a separate big washing-room and a store-room. The enormous separate study-area is ideal for someone working from home. The guest-toilet was tastefully done by Old Vintage Bathrooms. Underneath the patio is a huge second store-room. The salt-water swimming-pool is solar-heated for extra comfort. There are carports for 3 cars and an automated access gate.

Extra features include a back-up generator, water-storage tank with a pump, solar geyser, an alarm-system with security beams, sprinkler-system, a Wendy-House, air-conditioned study, fire-place, a pre-paid electricity meter and a lifetime guarantee on the gutters.

This is a lot of property and lots of added extras at an exceptional price. View this splendid opportunity before it is too late.
ZAR 26 850
  • 4
  • 4
  • 2

House in The Hills Game Reserve Estate


The heart of this splendid family home is the huge open-plan kitchen, dining-room, family room and incorporated braai-room, all overlooking the beautiful natural landscape. This home has luxurious finishes and lovely open-plan living areas, flowing out to the covered patio and well-maintained garden. Security-doors are fitted for added security. The open-plan kitchen with a gas-stove features a breakfast-nook and a separate scullery/laundry area.

This amazing home offers 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. The guest-room with a separate full-bathroom is situated on the ground-floor and the remaining bedrooms are situated on the second level. The main-bedroom is en-suite with a large walk in closet. The remaining 2 bedrooms have their own bathrooms. The upper-level are complimented with a study-room and another lounge with a cozy fire-place.

Apart from the double automated garage, there is an incorporated carport and open-parkings for several more vehicles. The home features full staff accommodation.

This property could also be bought at only R4.2million.

The Hills Game Reserve Estate is an upmarket 480-hectare residential estate in Pretoria East which includes a game reserve stocked with several species of antelope and zebra. The Estate has state-of-the-art security systems, ensuring peace of mind. The estate features a Reddford House Private School, a clubhouse with a gym and a restaurant as well as walking, mountain biking and game trails for the enjoyment of all its occupants.

This is a magnificent home for a family requiring luxury living in a secure environment. Available as from 01 July 2018.
ZAR 11 800 000
  • 7
  • 7
  • 8

House in Mooikloof Glen

Spectacular Perfection in the heart of Mooikloof Glen Estate. This ultra-modern home was perfectly designed in such a way that it embraces private-living with views over the private dam on the stand and the beautiful natural surroundings. This home offers everything for a family who requires up-market finishes throughout and the best of everything.

Upon entering the home over a floating-stone koi-pond, you walk onto one of the many living-areas, used as a dining-room, with stack-doors opening to the outside areas. The house consists of 7 spacious bedrooms, all en-suite and air-conditioned. The enormous en-suite main-bedroom with a walk-in closet also features stack-doors, leading out to the garden-area. The private living-quarters with 4 en-suite bedrooms is complimented with a big private lounge. A further 2 en-suite bedrooms is situated in the separate guest-wing. The enormous main living-room is air-conditioned with a fire-place, with stack-doors leading out to the outside entertainment areas. The open-plan kitchen with its centre-island is complimented with a laundry-room, scullery and walk-in pantry. The wine-cellar and tasting-room is climate-controlled en below ground-level, ensuring the preservation of your fine wine-collection. The enormous office with a bathroom and cupboard/storage area could also be used as a totally separate flatlet. Outside features include an entertainment room with a braai, kitchen and bathroom, a covered patio, gorgeous swimming-pool, boma and the dam for endless relaxation. The property has two separate North and South entrances. Staff rooms and bathroom are also provided.

Extra features include a solar-powered back-up water system with water tanks, 2 boreholes, a 50kva generator, 6 garages with motorized doors on both ends plus another double-garage, an outside animal enclosure and a big store-room.

This gem of a property is a dream come true. View this property before it is too late.
ZAR 6 550 000
  • 5
  • 5
  • 4

House in Mooikloof Heights

Luxury Family Home with Gorgeous Views.

This property is in a very quiet cul-de-sac, on the North-Eastern side of Mooikloof Heights Estate, far away from any busy roads, and bordering Mooikloof Equestrian Estate.

The house consists of two components - the main-house and secondly a totally separate spacious flatlet. Upon entering this splendid home, the enormous study and smaller study-area is situated above the first lounge. A gas-operated fire-place is a central feature between the double-volume second lounge and the dining-room. The spacious kitchen and main living-areas are perfectly positioned for easy living, opening to the huge wrap-around covered patio and built-in braai, through stacking doors. The kitchen is complimented with a separate laundry-scullery area. The 4 bedrooms in the house are all spacious, en-suite and opening with doors to the covered patio and garden. The 4 garages open to the reception-area.

The separate flatlet, with its own entrance, parking-area and garden, consists of a large open-plan living-room & dining area, kitchen, separate bedroom and en-suite full bathroom. Further luxuries include the domestic quarters, partial underfloor-heating and solar geysers.

The size of the stand is just over 8740sqm and this stand is enclosed with walls within the estate.

The prestigious Mooikloof Heights Estate is an up-market Secure Estate with a 24/7 guarded gatehouse and patrolling guards & vehicles. The estate`s clubhouse consist of a tennis-court, swimming-pool, lounge-areas, boardroom, small gym, kitchen, bathrooms, bar-area and a braai-area.

If you want tranquillity and luxurious living in a safe and secure environment, this is the answer to your dreams. Make it a reality.

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