IT’S BEEN a very long time since you might simply by a house in any of Australia’s capital cities for $300,000 or much less.
Data from CoreLogic exhibits that when you’re in search of the capital metropolis with the least expensive median house worth, then Hobart is your decide at a good $400,000.
South Australia is the subsequent most finances pleasant at $450,500, adopted by the Northern Territory $500,000), Perth ($510,000), and Queensland ($530,000).
It will come as no shock that the costliest trio consists of Canberra ($675,000), Melbourne ($720,000) and Sydney ($980,000).
But in case you are ready to assume outdoors the capital cities, you don’t have to have even half a million bucks. You won’t even transfer there, however select to lease the property out. Either approach, it’s a foot on that ever lengthening property ladder.
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The Ray White Group has corralled a choice of properties that match the invoice as a starter house for beneath $300,000.
For $275,000 in South Australia you can get a one bed room government unit overlooking the marina at 615/1-2 Tarni Court, New Port.
Agents Nick Psarros and Petra Mells of Ray White Port Adelaide say this beautiful modern low upkeep condo was ideally fitted to these in search of a lockup and depart way of life.
“This apartment offers a fantastic lifestyle — waterfront promenade, landscaped avenues, walkways, parks and walking distance to Semaphore Road’s cafes, shops and the beach,” they stated.
Other options embrace open plan dwelling and eating, personal balcony, trendy rest room, built-in, kitchen with chrome steel home equipment together with dishwasher and microwave, reverse-cycle cut up airconditioning system, safe garaging, safety intercom entry to the constructing, on website gymnasium, swimming pool, spa and sauna.
If you need to be a bit nearer to the motion of Sydney, what about this neat little villa on the NSW central coast, simply an hour south of Newcastle. The one-bedroom gem at 30/80 Dalnott Rd, Gorokan, on the market for $265,000.
With native and main purchasing, golf equipment, a hospital, public transport, eating places and different facilities inside a radius of about 5km, it’s the very best place for proprietor occupiers or tenants, says Ray White Thompson Partners gross sales agent Adam Hilder.
He stated there was good curiosity in the villa, which options open plan dwelling overlooking a widespread backyard and was all on one degree for straightforward entry.
Further north in NSW, what about the northern rivers area?
This tidy three-bedroom house is situated on a 1017sqm block and packs a punch — and never solely as a result of of its road identify. No. 37 Tyson St, South Grafton has a worth information of $289,000
The house, being marketed by way of Ray White Grafton agent Lewis Campbell, and is a actual little cutie proper right down to its entrance picket fence and well-tended gardens.
Features embrace an up to date toilet with separate rest room, timber kitchen with fuel cooktop, electrical oven and dishwasher, open plan lounge and eating areas with airconditioning and combustion heating.
There are verandas at the entrance and the rear, with lots of shedding and car lodging, photo voltaic system and under-house storage with the choice for a fourth bed room or teenage retreat.
Even additional north, into the Sunshine State, is the suburb of Goodna, which is about 25km from the Brisbane CBD. This house at 5 Howard St, Goodna, is tremendous reasonably priced with a worth information of $259,000.
Ray White Redbank Plains agent Jason Lamborne stated the three-bedroom house had air con — which is excessive on most consumers’ lists in Queesland, in addition to open plan dwelling and a 600sqm nook block of land.
It has decks on the entrance and aspect providing views in the direction of Brisbane City.
West of Brisbane there are even greater bargains to seek out. Like this one at 101 Darling St, West Ipswich, presently on the market with Ray White North Ipswich principal Deanne Ramsey and a information of $230,000.
If you’re taking a look at it as an funding, the house is presently tenanted at $270 a week, which represents a robust return. Features embrace a spacious kitchen, safety screens all through, followers and built-ins in all three bedrooms, renovated rest room, inner laundry with exterior entry door, double carport and full fencing.
Travelling round the nation to Western Australia, we have now discovered this absolutely renovated townhouse that’s prepared for a new proprietor to only transfer in. The three bed room townhouse at 30a Casserley Ave, Girrawheen, is being pitched a “buyers in high $200,000s” by former funding banker turned gross sales agent Pauline Gately of Ray White North Quays.
Renovated all through, with a new kitchen, rest room, laundry and flooring, this property gem is ideal for first-home consumers, downsizers or buyers alike, she stated.
“Nestled at the rear of a gated community, and conveniently located close to public transportation, shopping, parks and schools, this home is bound to tick lots of boxes,” Ms Gately stated.
In Tasmania, our least expensive capital metropolis with regards to median house costs, it will be exhausting to go previous 3 Parua Rd, Newham, which is on the market with Ray White Launceston duo Matthew Paul and Steve McCann for $225,000-$240,000.
“It ticks all the boxes……..solid brick, three bedrooms, cosy lounge, kitchen with built in pantry, polished floor boards and single, lock up garage and workshop space,” they stated.
The brick residence sits on a block of 607sqm and is near the college, faculties, bus stops and the Mowbray purchasing district. Other options embrace airconditioning, built-in wardrobes and safe parking.
We haven’t forgotten South Australia. This renovated three-bedroom maisonette at 72 Ormond St, Clearview sits on a 547sqm and is on the market for $279,000-$299,000.
Ray White City Edge principal Jason Spagnuolo and gross sales agent Nick Borrelli are advertising the property, which has lots of potential, they stated.
“The block is deep, approximately 27 metres from the house to the rear fence, offering room for the younger family to move and grow, or an opportunity for the purchaser to extend,” they stated.
Other options embrace open plan dwelling/eating/kitchen, floating flooring to the essential dwelling areas, strong brick with rendered frontage, lately upgraded kitchen with chrome steel home equipment and glass vary hood, freshly painted all through, split-system airconditioning to the dwelling areas, freshly upgraded rest room with flooring to ceiling tiles, single storage and rain water tank. The property is presently rented for $300 per week till July 2018.