Think of Canberra and images of pollies come to mind. But the nation’s capital is rapidly reinventing itself as a very family-friendly region, and new developments on the outer suburban fringes are giving kids lots of room to play – with housing affordability that gives parents plenty to smile about.
There’s a lot to love about the Territory, and it seems plenty of Australians agree. The Greater Darwin area boasts Australia’s second-fastest growth rate of all capital cities (behind Greater Melbourne) and plenty of families with youngsters are staking a claim on their slice of the Territory.
No matter whether a baby is on the way or you’ve got a growing brood, when children are part of your life it’s worth looking for a home in a family-friendly suburb. We check out the most popular suburbs for families in New South Wales.
From wine country to the ranges and the beaches of Adelaide, there’s no shortage of suburbs in South Australia that are teeming with kids. If a family-friendly suburb is on your wish list, check out our list of South Australian neighbourhoods that families are flocking to.
Tasmania offers a lot for families – plenty of green, open space, a real sense of community and affordability. And now, using CoreLogic research commissioned by Aussie, we can reveal the Apple Isle’s most family-friendly suburbs.
When children are part of your life there are compelling reasons to buy in an area that’s popular with families. These suburbs are often affordable, with plenty of local schools and no shortage of mates for them to buddy up with. Using CoreLogic research commissioned by Aussie, we’ve nailed Melbourne’s most family-friendly neighbourhoods.
CoreLogic research commissioned by Aussie confirms that Perth families favour the city’s north-western and south-eastern suburbs, many of which offer good affordability.
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Location, location, location. It’s been the mantra of home buyers for decades. But what exactly should you be looking for? We explain the five key factors to weigh up – some of which you may not have considered.
Winners are grinners – we talk to the experts to see which locations have come up trumps in the latest property boom, and which areas could shine in 2018.