|Suburb:||Osborne Park, WA|
|Median Mortgage Repayment:||$1,733 per Month|
|Median Rent:||$300 per Week|
|Distance From Perth CBD:||8.99km|
Houses for sale in Osborne Park
When looking at getting into your first home a suburb needs to tick a lot of boxes. Are you keen for a central location, parks, close to amenities and decent public transport? If the answer is yes, we might have found you a winner. Introducing – Osborne Park.
So, where is Osborne Park and what is it like? Located within the City of Stirling and only 8km from Perth CBD, postcode 6017 might be the one to tick those boxes. With a perfect mix of residential and industrial, the area gives you the divide between suburban living and commercial opportunities with an array of showrooms, retail outlets and offices all within range. The lively main strip, so aptly named Main Street, is home to an abundance of multicultural cuisines with some lovely restaurants, cafes and bars.
If beautiful parks and reserves are what’s important to you then look no further. Osborne Park shares a border with the incredible Herdsman lake, where people come from all over Perth to walk, run, and relax at this spot. You won’t need to travel far though, you can have it all on your doorstep!
As a first home buyer in Australia, knowing your budget before you start house hunting is a crucial step. When it comes to Osborne Park real estate, the median house price settled (by looking at sales between October 1, 2019, and September 30, 2020) is $555,000 according to REIWA. The houses for sale in Osborne Park are generally single detached brick and tile dwellings, with many character homes throughout the area. Unit and apartment dwellings are a more recent addition to the suburb, becoming more common as the suburb develops.
When tossing up between house and land packages in Perth, having plenty of schooling options nearby is a property buying tip we offer to all first home buyers. Whether or not kids are in your future, proximity to schools is vital in the resale value if you ever choose to move. The local school is Osborne Primary School, and just outside the borders are Mount Hawthorn Primary School and Servite College. Nearby options include Newman College, Churchlands Senior High School and St Dominic’s Catholic Primary School.
In terms of public transport, the Glendalough train station along the Joondalup line is most convenient, where many local bus services arrive and depart from. To get into the city via train, it’s only two stops down the Joondalup line and within six minutes you’ll arrive at the Perth Underground. If you prefer to drive, the CBD is a 10 – 15-minute drive via Scarborough Beach Road. When travelling to the beach, arrive at Scarborough or City beach in just 15 mins.
Houses for sale in Osborne Park are close to many shopping centres and other amenities that you will definitely make the most of. Westfield Innaloo is under 10 minutes away, and Event Cinemas is right next door. When you’ve made the move and need new furniture for your new home, IKEA is just five minutes away, the perfect driving distance for those back and forth trips.
Like we promised, Osborne Park is close to the city, beach and everything you between. So, if this hidden gem is giving you the right vibes, give one of our helpful Property Advisors a call on (08) 9202 9292. We can answer any questions you might have and also talk about house and land packages to suit your goals. We are so excited to find you a space of your own.
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