Alkimos, Western Australia

Suburb Profile

Suburb: Alkimos, WA
Total Population: 6,269
Median Age: 28
Median Mortgage Repayment: $2,249 per Month
Median Rent: $360 per Week
Distance From Perth CBD: 39.63km

Houses for sale in Alkimos  

It’s tough being a first home buyer in Australia. There is so much to consider when choosing a house and land package. But luckily, we’ve been doing this for a long time. All the questions and queries you have, we have the answers to. We’ve been running around Perth trying to find you the best fit, so how does Alkimos sound? 

This beautiful coastal suburb is relatively new on the scene. The north-west suburb is covered in native banksia woodland, scrubs and heath, with the stunning blue waters just over the way. It is quickly becoming one of Perth’s most sought after suburbs after the extension of the Mitchell Freeway and the railway link. Residents say Alkimos has a relaxing and welcoming atmosphere, with a quiet and safe environment.  

When looking into property for sale in Perth, WA, make sure to check out the schools and amenities in the area. Being a new suburb comes with fantastic new schools too! Alkimos Primary School and Alkimos Beach Primary School are the two local primary schools. Alkimos College opened to year seven students in 2020 and will grow to year 12 students by 2025. Butler Primary College is also nearby.  

Want our property buying tip? Stick to your budget when looking for houses for sale in Perth. This narrows down your search and makes the process a lot easier. Houses for sale in Alkimos have a median house price of $400,000 (REIWA). About 67 per cent of the properties in Alkimos are in the process of being purchased, perfect for a first home buyer. Better yet, 96.4 per cent of the property types are houses. So the majority of the dwellings available are exactly what you’re looking for.  

Houses for sale in Alkimos are a hot spot of first home buyers. The median age of residents in the area is 28 years, so most of them would also be first home buyers. Almost 50 per cent of Alkimos households are couples with children, so many buy houses in the suburb to set up for their future family.  

Location is everything, and it is crucial to pick a spot you know you’ll love long term. Alkimos is 38 kilometres from the CBD, so if you need to commute to the city, you can do it within the hour. By taking the Mitchell Freeway, you can be in Perth City in under 40 minutes. Or maybe you would rather utilise the excellent transport system we have in Perth? Get one of the local buses to Butler Train Station and take the Joondalup line down to the Perth Underground.  

So take the next step and get moving! Now is the best time to get into a home of your own. Contact one of our Property Advisors today on (08) 9202 9292 to chat packages, finances, and suburbs. Find a space of your own now. 

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