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Gillian: Ep 1 Inner Sydney Property Factsheet




BUDGET: $420,000


Gillian is looking for a light filled one bedroom apartment anywhere around the inner suburbs of Sydney with a secure car park. Ideally she’d like a character building – she loves art deco, polished floors, white walls and a good bathroom and kitchen. She doesn’t like massive high-rise apartment buildings.


PROPERTY #1 ADDRESS: Erskineville Rd, Newtown

Sale Price- For Sale $400K +
Apartment Description - This stylish and modern apartment has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and no parking. It’s located on the third level of a low rise security building a stone’s throw from Newtown’s main shopping precinct King Street. The kitchen has stone benchtops, gas appliances and is separate from the living/dining area. The bathroom is a generous size with great fittings. The bedroom has a built-wardrobe and opens onto a large terrace with great views over the rooftops and trees of Newtown. The open plan lounge and dining areas also open onto the large terrace. The apartment has lots of natural light.
Land Size - 58 m2
Agent - Carl Mirabella - Laing & Simmons Newtown
Area Description - Newton is one of Sydney’s cool suburbs to live in. There’s a mix of affordable terraces, apartments and beautiful, grand old homes all thrown together in this buzzy part of town. The main shopping precinct King St is known for it’s eclectic mix of café’s, restaurants, pubs and shops. A very desirable suburb to live in.

PROPERTY #2 ADDRESS - Hereward St, Maroubra

Sale Price- Early $400,000’s
Apartment Description - This spacious and light-filled one bedroom apartment is on the top floor of a great art deco apartment block of eight, only one street back from Maroubra Beach. The vendors have only recently renovated the apartment. The fresh open plan white kitchen has Caesarstone benchtops, a breakfast bar and gas appliances. The apartment has polished floorboards throughout the kitchen and living areas as well as fans in every room. The main bedroom is carpeted and has built-ins. The new bathroom has a frameless glass shower recess and large white tiles. There are water glimpses.
Land Size - 55 m2
Agent - Natalie Zulian - Ellison Zulian Property
Area Description - Maroubra (the Aboriginal word for ‘like thunder’) is a beachside suburb of Sydney, only 10km from the CBD. It’s famous for it’s beach and you can find great restaurants and pubs in the area. Maroubra Junction (only 5 minutes away) is the busy major shopping precinct with supermarkets, shopping centres and lots of specialty shops. The University of New South Wales is only a 10 minute drive from Maroubra.

PROPERTY #3 ADDRESS - Sloane St, Summer Hill

Sale Price- For Sale $400,000
Apartment Description This is a great one bedroom apartment on the top floor of a security building with
terrific potential. The double bedroom is light and bright however it has no built-ins. The kitchen and bathroom are in original condition and could do with a renovation, but you could quite comfortably move in immediately and live in it.
It’s a quick 5 minute stroll to the heart of Summer Hill Village and only two minutes to the train station.
Land Size - 59m2
Agent -Grayden King - Harris Tripp First National Summer Hill
Area Description - Summer Hill is 8 kilometers west of the Sydney CBD and only 15 minutes from the city. It’s a suburb with a great mix of shopping and dining options in a village atmosphere. Over the years Summer Hill has transformed from a working class suburb to a suburb that is highly desirable to live in. There’s a great mix of heritage homes and medium density apartment blocks and tree-lined streets. Two railway lines run through Summer Hill and there are great schools in the area.

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