About Us

Newpark is a property holding and investment company focused on well-situated A-grade properties. It currently holds a R1.34 billion portfolio, comprising two prime commercial buildings in the Sandton CBD and two industrial buildings in Linbro Business Park and Crown City respectively and is looking to acquire further similar assets in pursuit of its investment objectives. Newpark is led by a team of individuals with significant experience and successful track records in the property industry. The company’s independent property valuer is Peter Parfitt of Quadrant Properties Proprietary Limited.



Lease expiry profile

  Based on GLA % Based on gross rentals %
Vacant 4.6 5.7
Feb 2018 7.5 3.2
Feb 2019 6.8 12.4
Feb 2020 5.4 6.9
Feb 2021 0.2 0.3
Feb 2022 1.2 2.1
> Feb 2022 74.3 69.4
  100 100


Segmental analysis

The table below sets out the details of the properties within the property portfolio.

Property name

Physical address


Weighted average rental per m2

Rentable area (GLA) m2

Vacancy (% of rentable area)

Valuation as at 28 February 2017








JSE Building

One Exchange Square, 2 Gwen Lane, Johannesburg, 2000



18 163.00


622 000

24 Central

6 Gwen Lane, Sandown, Sandton, 2196

Mixed use (Mainly Office and Retail)


15 083.92


491 500

Linbro Business Park Portion 3 and 4 of Erf 9, Frankenwald Extension Industrial * 12 317.00 0.0 145 000
Crown Mines Erven 1 and 2 Crown City, Extension 1 Industrial * 11 277.00 0.0 86 000





58 840.92


1 344 500

* As the JSE building, Linbro Park and Crown Mines are single tenanted buildings in the property portfolio, the weighted average rental per m2 as at 28 February 2017 has been included in the weighted average rental per m2 for the group. The properties were valued at 28 February 2017 by Peter Parfitt who is an independent, registered professional valuer in terms of the Property Valuers Profession Act, No. 47 of 2000.

Other Information
The forward average annualised property yield was 8.46% at 28 February 2017.

Sectoral Profile

Based on GLA   Based on gross rental
Office 49%   Office 64%
Mixed Use 9%   Mixed Use 16%
Industrial 42%   Industrial 20%
Tenant Profile based on GLA   Vacancy profile based on gross rental
A 89%   Office 0,0%
B 4%   Mixed Use 5,7%
C 7%   Industrial 0,0%
A-grade tenants include
Large international and national tenants, large listed tenants, government and major franchisees. These are the JSE Limited, Nedbank Limited, Saudi Arabian Airlines Inc, Vida E Café Proprietary Limited, Hellermann Tyton Proprietary Limited, Bidvest Limited and MTN Limited.
B-grade tenants include
National tenants, smaller listed tenants, franchisees and medium to large professional firms. These are News Café, Motrade 169 Proprietary Limited (Koi) and Central Lake Trading 293 Proprietary Limited (Baron).
C-grade tenants include
Other local tenants and sole proprietors. These are TP South Africa Trading Proprietary Limited, Thirty Four Degrees South Marketing Proprietary Limited, Club Sublime CC (Taboo), Juju Lounge CC (Cocoon), Siminox Proprietary Limited, Rockets Express Proprietary Limited, ATM Solutions Proprietary Limited and Boo! Media and Communications Proprietary Limited.





Contact Us


Registered office

Company secretary

Newpark REIT Limited
(Registration number 2015/436550/06)
51 West Street
Gauteng, 2198
(PO Box 3178, Gauteng, 2041)

Gillian Mary Prestwich (BA FCIS)

CIS Company Secretaries Proprietary Limited
(Registration number 2006/024994/07)
15 Biermann Avenue
Rosebank, 2196
(PO Box 61051, Marshalltown, 2107)

Tel: +27 (0) 11 483 4700
Fax: +27 (0) 11 483 1799
Email: info@newpark.co.za




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