If you intend to purchase, sell, rent or lease residential property in Melbourne, you would be aware that the location of a property is a major decision factor in terms of the lifestyle an area offers, investment benefits and deciding on which agent you choose to work with.
We can provide you with all sorts of information and have an extensive knowledge relating to the areas you are considering. Below is a list of suburbs Atwell & Co cover and specialise in.
Atwell & Co.’s areas of expertise include the city and the inner suburbs of Melbourne. The city of Melbourne is a lively and well planned metropolis. The size of inner Melbourne is approximately 6 km2, with parks covering approximately 36% of this. The population of inner Melbourne is approximately 19,300 and the majority of residents are couples in their twenties.
The inner city and suburbs are packed with cosy bars, world renowned restaurants and bustling cafes. A variety of events and festivals occur throughout the year and the shopping, which is said to be the best in Australia, caters for every age, taste and budget. Visitors or residents of Melbourne can experience haute couture at the “Paris End” of Collins Street, fresh produce at the Queen Victoria Markets as well as the lively Chinese, Italian, Greek and Vietnemes precincts which contribute to the city’s authentic international flavour. Transport is quick and easy to navigate.
Situated 5km south-east of Melbourne’s CBD is the thriving suburb of Prahran. Properties here are typically Victorian and Edwardian era buildings – offering a perfect blend of tradition and contemporary real estate.
Populated with numerous cafes, bistros, bars and bookstores, Prahran is a truly modern suburb in a well-established location. One of its main features is the renowned Chapel Street – home to many trendy, up-market shopping outlets, cafes, bars & nightclubs.
Prahran is blessed with many examples of modern, commercial architecture and numerous public gardens throughout the suburb. These factors, combined with its close proximity to the CBD and trendy lifestyle features make Prahran a fantastic place to live.
Located 4km south-east of Melbourne’s CBD is the popular residential suburb of South Yarra. Real Estate Agents are frequently asked about available properties in South Yarra, as it is known to be one of the city’s most vibrant locations by a large and diverse clientele.
Situated in both the City of Stonnington and the City of Melbourne, South Yarra is recognised as one of Melbourne’s most prestigious residential locations. The district is synonymous with modern Melbourne, boasting top restaurants, thriving bars, pulsating nightlife, café culture & trendy shopping outlets along Toorak Road and Chapel Street. All this and more makes South Yarra real estate an in-demand commodity amongst various ages & professions.
There are a host of other amenities nearby including riverside activities, parks a and also manywell-known landmarks, including the iconic domed Melbourne Synagogue. There are a number of schools dotted throughout South Yarra, as well as excellent transport links.
Located to the south of Melbourne, within 3km of the CBD is the popular residential suburb of Albert Park.
Albert Park is the centre for many well-known, national & international attractions and a host of amenities. The most notable event on the Albert Park calendar is the Formula 1 Grand Prix which has been held in the Park since 1996. The circuit path around Albert Park lake is popular with both residents and visitors who walk and cycle around the lake as a means of keeping fit .
There are also a vast collection of fine restaurants, bars & shops within a stone’s throw of this excellent setting, whilst Melbourne’s CBD is just a short tram ride away.
Docklands is Melbourne’s famous waterside precinct, and Australia’s largest construction project. Incorporating environmentally sustainable design with numerous other desirable features, this area abounds with investment opportunities.
Docklands is on the water and is situated within easy walking distance of public transport, large city shopping centres, restaurants and the CBD.
As Docklands incorporates entertainment facilities, restaurants, urban art, waterways, Etihad Stadium and cutting edge design, it is not surprising that there is very high demand for apartments to lease in this area.
ST KILDA ROAD
St Kilda Road is situated only 4km from Melbourne CBD, and is the second largest office precinct in Melbourne. It is a beautiful area, with tree lined streets and a tasteful mixture of old and new architecture. Trams and buses are plentiful and part of a transport network that spreads throughout Melbourne and the suburbs.
The area itself is in high demand with tenants, as it is close to the beach, Albert Park, shopping strips, major transport hubs, schools and is scattered with cafes, bars and parks.
The area offers sound investments, in a high employment area with recognised potential for growth
Situated approximately 5km to the south-east of Melbourne’s CBD is the exclusive, leafy suburb of Toorak.
The favoured location of Melbourne’s rich & famous, Toorak real estate is amongst the most expensive in the Australian property market. Nestled amongst the immaculate tree-lined streets of this exclusive suburb are spectacular mansions, new & old, representing changing styles and times..
Toorak is also renowned for the splendid architecture and mock-Tudor shop fronts in the classy Toorak village which is occupied by high end fashion boutiques and distinguished restaurants. For families interested in Toorak real estate, there are a number of prestigious private schools in close proximity and an impressive transport network which links the area to the CBD and to other areas of Melbourne.
Located just 2km south of Melbourne’s CBD is the highly sought-after residential suburb of South Melbourne.
South Melbourne has experienced a significant population increase in recent years following restoration of old public buildings, terraced houses & stately mansions. Renovation projects including the construction of several high-rise apartments and the development of Southbank at the back end of the last century have also improved South Melbourne’s real estate facade.
The area has great public transport networks and boasts a fantastic selection of retail outlets, restaurants & bars. The Yarra River and Albert Park are also just a short distance away, providing an escape from the hustle and bustle of city life.