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Suburb Profile

Lathlain

You may not recognise Lathlain at the moment — the suburb is undergoing a facelift, making it one of the most liveable, and affordable, inner city suburbs in Perth. New parks, sporting grounds and community centres are all in the works. Just four kilometres from Perth CBD and with close ...

Kensington

  Kensington is a small but sweet suburb, with lots of older-style character homes and modest villas. It’s all about the family lifestyle in Kensington — more than half the suburbs residents have children, and most of the properties are free-standing houses with yards and leafy gardens. Kensington Primary School, ...

Rivervale

Family-friendly and close to everything, Rivervale is one of Perth’s fastest growing suburbs. Only five kilometres from Perth CBD, it was established in the 1840s but didn’t take off as a residential area until the 1950s. Today it’s the place to be for young couples and families, with these demographics ...

Cloverdale

Named one of Perth’s 10 cheapest suburbs within 10km of the CBD, Cloverdale started out as an estate in the early 1900’s. It’s now a strong residential area with the majority of properties family homes. In fact, it’s a bit of an all-rounder, offering something for most lifestyles. Quiet and ...

Victoria Park

No matter what you’re looking for, Victoria Park is bound to have it. There’s a lot packed into this thriving suburb including parks and nature reserves, quirky shops and a range of different property types. Only five kilometres from Perth CBD, with the causeway easily connecting the two, Victoria Park ...

South Perth

  South Perth has it all — a range of different properties, beautiful parks and gardens and a rich local history. The suburb sits on the banks of the Swan River and offers city views as well as leafy, tree-lined streets. A real estate boom in the 1880s saw development ...

Burswood

Slap bang in the heart of the entertainment precinct, Burswood is a lively and high-spirited place to live. It’s the home of Crown Perth, a resort with a casino, rooftop pools, nightclubs, luxury accommodation and some of the best restaurants in town. Burswood is a sports spectator (or sports player) ...

Carlisle

Carlisle is a well-established suburb with a traditional feel. It’s a unique blend of houses and businesses both new and old, with the leafy suburb first settled in the late 1800s. The local school was established in 1922 and today there are several schools in the area, for both primary ...

Kewdale

Ranked as one of Perth’s 10 cheapest suburbs within 10 kilometres of the CBD, Kewdale is one of Perth’s largest industrial areas. With a workforce of labourers, machinery operators and drivers, the suburb is close to work for many. It’s perfect for these families, as well as those with young ...

East Victoria Park

East Victoria Park is a charming slice of suburbia in the heart of Perth. Home to all sorts of businesses, community groups and residents, it has a relaxed and laid-backed vibe. Albany Highway (aka ‘the strip’) is where you’ll find the action, and it also joins the suburb to its ...

Manning

  Manning is a small suburb – covering an area of only two square kilometres – but it packs in a lot of living. It’s close to the city, the river, public transport stations and the freeway, making it suitable for a range of needs. A mix of different demographics ...

St James

St James is a sleepy suburb, removed from the hustle of Victoria Park. Still less than 10km to Perth CBD, it offers the best of both worlds — without the big prices. Property is more affordable than nearby suburbs like Victoria Park, so it’s great for renters and also a ...

Como

Como is a lush and leafy spot popular with the 30-something age group. It’s a friendly suburb, perfect for raising a family, but the majority of residents are flying solo. Just six kilometres to Perth, Como is ideally located for city professionals. It’s also close to Curtin University for students ...