One of the first things you need to do to get your home building journey started is to choose where you would like to build. There are some great options available all across Perth, each with its own unique charms and features.
These six suburbs are some of the fastest-growing communities in Perth, and offer a different lifestyle so you can get a feel for what is right for you and your family.
North of the River
If you are looking for a beachside lifestyle, then Jindalee is the perfect choice. Located approximately 40km North of the Perth central business district, Jindalee offers a relaxed coastal lifestyle. The suburb is conveniently located between stunning beaches and Marmion Avenue, and the southern suburbs and Perth city are easily accessible thanks to the nearby freeway and a dedicated train line. With community centres, retail and play centres, restaurants and cafes, schools, and public transport all in the area, Jindalee is the perfect suburb for an easy-going lifestyle.
Just 25km from the City of Perth, Landsdale is a wonderful suburb for any family looking to build their new home. Offering commercial establishments, all the important amenities, schools, recreational facilities, parks and reserves, Landsdale is a self-sufficient suburb. Nestled close by to both Joondalup and the CBD, you’ll be spoilt for choice with ease of access to some of Perth’s best shopping districts. If you are looking for a safe and picturesque lifestyle, then Landsdale should definitely be on your list.
Named in honour of Australian motor racing legend Sir Jack Brabham, the suburb of Brabham was created in 2011. It is situated West of the Swan Valley, and is only 20km from Perth’s CBD. One of the biggest advantages to living in Brabham is its close proximity to the Swan Valley, the famous wine region that is full of some of Perth’s most applauded restaurants and wineries, perfect for those who like to indulge in the finer things. Located in Perth’s eastern growth corridor, there is no wonder why Brabham is one of the fastest developing suburbs in Perth!
South of the River
Situated just North of the buzzing City of Mandurah, Lakelands is a suburb that truly has it all. Natural bushland, pristine beaches and stunning waterways mean that this suburb has a definite holiday lifestyle. Apart from the holiday vibe, it also provides a realistic residential option for people who work in Mandurah (8km), Rockingham (25km) or even Perth (65km), thanks to the dedicated railway and the easy to access freeway. Lakelands is popular with couples and families who are wanting a relaxed coastal lifestyle, but still want the convenience of being within reach of all the amenities and services that are available in major urban centres.
Located only 15km from the Perth CBD, Forrestfield is quickly growing in popularity. The airport is close by, and the accessibility and variety of Forrestfield’s retail area is a key strength of the suburb. With the magnificent Darling Ranges on the doorstep, your family will never have a shortage of activities for their weekend entertainment.
Hilbert is a beautiful suburb located just 30 minutes from the Perth CBD. Close to the Perth Hills, Hilbert offers its residents a relaxed and peaceful way of life, away from the hassles of city living, without being too far removed. There are shops, schools, childcare centres, and medical facilities all within easy reach of this countryside haven, making Hilbert the perfect location for those looking to enjoy a quiet, close-knit community lifestyle.
If you’re looking to find the perfect location for your new home, but not too sure where to start, try speaking to one of our highly experienced Building Consultants who can help you find the perfect home design, in the perfect location.