Top 10 Suburbs to Build in Perth
The Perth property market is on the up and home ownership is now more achievable than ever for first home buyers, with record low interest rates, affordable home and land and the increased $15,000 First Home Owners Grant!
We’ve rounded up a list of the 10 most popular suburbs for first home buyers in Perth to build in, based on the number of First Home Owners Grants accessed in the past six months:
Baldivis was the most popular destination in the past six months for first home buyers, with a total of 173 First Home Owners Grants provided to buyers in this area. This high growth suburb features a number of master-planned, family-friendly residential communities and is located 40 minutes south of the Perth CBD and just 10 minutes from the coast. It also provides easy access to the retail and commercial centre of Rockingham and is and area that offers residents a convenient, connected and relaxing lifestyle.
Brabham is the fastest growing suburb in the northern corridor, with future planned schools, shopping centres, rapid bus network and more. This suburb is the second most popular destination in the past six months for first home buyers and with the State Governments’ $20,000 Housing Affordability Grant still available in Whiteman Edge Estate for a limited time only, Brabham is really the suburb of opportunity.
- Piara Waters
Piara Waters was the third most popular destination for first home buyers in WA over the last six months. Situated in Perth’s high growth south-eastern corridor, it offers easy commuter access to the nearby centres of Armadale (10km), Fremantle (20km) and Perth (28km) and offers a peaceful setting amongst bushland, nature reserves and dedicated public open spaces. Piara Waters also boasts an array of modern facilities including shops, schools, child care and medical centres and efficient transport links.
With a median house price of $310,000^, Hilbert is a newly established suburb just 10 minutes from Armadale and 30 minutes south-east of Perth’s CBD. Hilbert affords its residents a relaxed and peaceful way of life, close to the beautiful Serpentine Valley and complete with easy access to both the Perth CBD and Fremantle. With a number of nearby shops, schools, child care and medical facilities, and commercial centres, Hilbert is a suburb that’s becoming increasingly popular with people of all ages, especially first home buyers.
Wellard is currently the second top performing suburb in WA for long term growth^, with an annual growth rate of 16.3%. Wellard is surrounded by natural bushland and conservation wetland areas, allowing residents to embrace a relaxed and healthy outdoor lifestyle. The area also features newly established residential estates with landscaped parks and walking and cycle pathways, as well as modern recreational facilities and efficient transport links to Mandurah, Fremantle and the centre of Perth.
And rounding out the top ten are:
- Byford - View house and land packages in Byford
- Alkimos - View house and land packages in Alkimos
- Aveley - View house and land packages in Aveley
- Banksia Grove - View house and land packages in Banksia Grove.
- Yanchep - View house and land packages in Yanchep
P.S. Homebuyers Centre Builds in all 10 of these popular suburbs for first home buyers, so make sure to check out our affordable house and land packages. Plus, we can help get you into your own home with only $3000* deposit! Call us on 131 751 to find out more, and let us help you into your own home in 2017.