Central Avenue Branch: 63 Central Avenue


Kennan Properties was launched in March 2004 by Patrick Kennan, the current CEO, and is today the one of the biggest Real Estate Agencies in Zimbabwe.  

Patrick Kennan studied law at the University of Zimbabwe graduating in 1977 with a BL.LLB.

He commenced his career in the property business in 1982 joining a firm called Fox and Carney (Pvt) Ltd as a residential property negotiator. By the time he left the company in 1997 he was a Director and Shareholder.

During the period between 1997 and 2004 he spent a year as a Sales Director at CB Richard Ellis Africa before joining Anthony Root as a Shareholder and Director of Robert Root & Company (Pvt) Ltd.

He is a Registered Estate Agent and an Associate of the Real Estate Institute of Zimbabwe.

Kennan Properties is represented in Harare with 3 separate branches each of which is run by a shareholder/director/registered agent.

These are:

The whole organisation employs approximately 40 professional staff overall who are active in the following real estate fields-


130 Enterprise Road, Highlands

 Borrowdale Branch: Shop 25A Sam Levys Village, Borrowdale


Of the professional team there are 3 registered Estate Agents and at least 9 of whom had in excess of 10 years of experience in the property business.

The property management/letting team is headed by Mr Charl Grobbelaar. 

In addition to the above and in order to assist the staff and our clients in all matters legal the services of Mr Ian Franceys, a Registered Legal Practitioner have been co-opted. Mr Franceys splits his time between Kennan Properties and Tim Tanser legal firm  a well established and respected firm of attorneys in Harare. He will be joining Tim Tanser as his partner later in March of 2015, but his relationship with Kennan Properties will continue. 

At present we have over 400 properties registered with us for sale

Our mission is to provide the public with the best possible property service.

When we sell, let or develop property our objective is not only to secure the best possible result for our clients but also and most importantly to satisfy them that this has in fact been achieved.


Our Motto: Tinogona-Getting it Right