1. the first letter of the Greek alphabet (Α, α) with a value of 1
  2. the beginning of anything
  3. the name assigned to the brightest star in each constellation


  1. the dominant member of a group

The Alpha sets a new standard in the affluent Sunninghill area by blending impeccable location and contemporary luxury at very affordable prices. The Alpha truly is the beginning of a revolution and the brightest star in the Northern suburbs. Never before has it been so affordable to live in Sunninghill especially in a brand-new development with apartments that are built to rent, with quality and longevity considered in every detail. Situated in Sunninghill, you will find yourself only minutes away from Joburg’s major hotspots including Sandton, Waterfall, Midrand, Fourways and Bryanston.


Basement parking R199.

From R 4,990

Special: 50% deposit & up to 2 months rent-free.

1 Bed

Basement parking R199.

From R 5,890

Special: 50% deposit & up to 2.5 months rent-free.

2 Beds

Basement parking R199.

From R 7,350

Special: 50% deposit & up to 2 months rent-free.


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1 Bed

2 Beds

This is Living



The Alpha offers never before seen value with its brand-new spacious and ultra-trendy bachelor, one or two bedroom apartments that will cater to your every need and expectation. This elegant building with its classic exterior and brand-new super modern interior is an exclusive sanctuary; it is a place to have it all and get away from it all.


In an industry first, The Alpha is offering every apartment free high speed uncapped fibre saving you approximately R700 per month!

DSTV Ready

Simply plug in your decoder and watch away, completely hassle free

Open Plan Living

Spacious rooms with large porcelain tiling throughout complimented by New York industrial style concrete ceilings

Designer Kitchens

Bring out the inner chef, with granite counter tops, ample storage and designer subway tile splashbacks

Quality Appliances

Stainless steel built-in appliances (top brands): oven, stove and extractor. Fitted space for a washing machine or dishwasher

Energy Efficient

State of the art and environmentally friendly water heating system and LED lighting (great savings on electricity costs)

Metered Utilities

Prepaid electricity. Water individually metered, 6kl free water monthly

Modern Bathrooms

Spacious showers with trendy matte black fittings and stylish fixtures


Plenty of built-in cupboard space

Unbelievable Views

Feel on top of the world


Secure basement parking for your baby, no more running in the rain to get to your car


24hr security, access control and cameras


Plugs points with USB inlets

Brand New

This is a brand spanking new development, so everything is modern and untouched. Not a corner has been cut!

Africrest FLEX

Africrest residents have the flexibility to move to another area, for free, between any of Africrest’s signature lifestyle developments located all over Joburg during their lease.

Make your move easier and cheaper

Africrest has negotiated a 15% discount on home moving fees for residents moving into Africrest buildings with reliable furniture moving companies.


It’s not just a place to live, it’s a lifestyle


The Apple of Everyone’s Eye


Onsite well-equipped gym – no more excuses!

Soccer, Tennis and Basketball court

Bring out your inner Messi on our decked out 5 a side soccer field

Business Centre

Working from home or studying for an exam? We’ve got you covered with a large business centre complete with desks, high speed internet and a meeting room

Games Room

Shoot some pool, become the foosball champion and make new friends in our games room


Grab a coffee and a bite to eat from our on-site cafe

Swimming Pool

Cool off and dip into our resort-style swimming pool

Braai and Pool Area

Have a braai and cool off in the pool


Convenient access to a very well priced laundromat downstairs


Access control, 24 hour security and CCTV surveillance. We don’t joke about security!

Property Manager and maintenance team

Full time, dedicated, on-site administrators and maintenance team to fix your issues. No more begging your landlord for help!

Waste Recycling

On-site waste management, Planet Earth loves The Alpha!

DSTV & Fibre

Free high speed Uncapped Fibre for every unit!! Netflix and chill?



Just a few minutes… from everywhere

People who call Sunninghill home love its accessibility, security and beautiful surroundings. Being a relatively new area, everything is modern and well-kept with stunning architecture and landscaped gardens, Sunninghill offers a lifestyle and value for money that is unrivalled. With multiple shopping centres and restaurants all within walking distance, you will be spoilt for choice.

Live close to work. Beat the traffic. Spend your time on things that matter. Sunninghill is minutes away from Sandton, Rivonia, Woodmead, Bryanston, Fourways, Waterfall and Midrand. Welcome to 1 Eglin. Welcome to The Alpha.

  • Sunninghill Square Shopping Center (Checkers, Andiccio24, SASOL) – 400m
  • Builders Warehouse – 600m
  • Chili on Top Centre (Dischem) – 650m
  • Chili Lane Centre (Woolworths, Clicks, Virgin Active etc.) – 850m
  • The Core Shopping Centre – 900m
  • Netcare Sunninghill Hospital – 1.0km
  • Rivonia – 3.1km
  • Waterfall Corner – 4.2km
  • Woodmead Retail Park – 5.1km
  • Mall of Africa – 6.4km
  • Montecasino – 6.9km
  • Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit – 7.0km
  • Nicolway Bryanston – 7.2km
  • Sandton CBD – 9.7km

Contact Us

For viewings or more information, please fill in the contact form below or call or email or just arrive for a viewing weekdays 08:00-18:00 and Saturdays 08:00-14:00

The Alpha

Contact Details
Tel: 078 602 2749 | 065 682 6752

1 Eglin Road, Sunninghill


An Africrest Properties development. See the websites below to see more of our flagship properties in the following areas:

Ferndale, Randburg The Landmark and The Titan

Bramley The Village Bramley


Milpark Stanley Studios

For further information about Africrest, please visit the Africrest Website