RETIREMENT PLACES REAL ESTATE – your retirement property specialists

Established in 2000 we are the only real estate company in KZN focusing exclusively on retirement property sales/marketing and we are experts in this unique segment of the property market.

We maintain high standards of professional and specialised service to sellers and we are also renowned for our reliable, honest advice and guidance to purchasers.


  • The book “Guide To Retirement Places”, compiled by Lesley McAlpine, was published in 2006, which provided the first comprehensive list of all retirement complexes throughout South Africa.

  • We are the preferred agents for TAFTA (The Association For The Aged) and have facilitated hundreds of sales of their life right units over the past 17 years:
  • Cambridge Gardens
  • Robert Storm House
  • Ocean View
  • Lucas Gardens
  • Barns Cottages
  • TAFTA Park
  • King’s Hall
  • St. Martin’s Village

  • In addition to the above complexes we are often involved with the sales and marketing of units in the following retirement complexes:
  • Glenhaven
  • Garden Grove
  • The Caister
  • Birdsongs
  • Pinehaven
  • Fairydene
  • Shoreline
  • Eden Gardens
  • Pioneer Park

  • We have advised and consulted with developers with the planning of well-known retirement developments in Gauteng, Cape Town and Durban


Mark has been involved in the property industry for 22 years and became a certified estate agent in 1997 at the age of 21.  He has extensive experience in residential sales and letting as well as property investment.

He joined Retirement Places Real Estate in 2007 and since then has been involved exclusively with the sale of retirement properties and is a specialist in this unique area of the property market.

During this period he has facilitated the sale of hundreds of retirement properties

Mark is well respected for his professional and efficient service to sellers and his reliable, knowledgeable and honest advice and guidance to purchasers.

His values are honesty, integrity, humility, patience, compassion and putting people before profit.