Rental hotspots for Young Urban Professionals

Talk to any young professional about what they’re looking for in a rental property and they’ll tell you
“lifestyle, transport and culture – we want to be close to but not embroiled in the action and essential
services must be on the doorstep”.

There’s a growing number of professional singles or couples, who know exactly what they want.
So the burning question for many property investors in Perth is where do I get this market intelligence?

perth cityAt ACTON, we’ve done the research for you and singled out a couple of the most popular rental hot spots for young professionals in Perth. East Perth is roaring ahead with new developments

East Perth is bursting with new apartments and townhouses which is great news for both property investors and prospective renters.

Here are some reasons why our clients say they choose East Perth.

Riverside Living – East Perth is full of wonderful parks, cycle ways and walking tracks along the Swan River – perfect if fitness is a lifestyle choice.

Sports Stadiums – Imagine being in walking distance from the WACA for Big Bash cricket or NIB stadium for Perth Glory or Western Force home games. The new AFL stadium will turn East Perth into the hub for all Perth’s major sporting events with lifestyle
amenities to match.

Lock up and Leave – East Perth’s lock up and leave security lifestyle is popular with clients who
frequently travel interstate, overseas or are FIFO workers. The area is also popular international
students studying in Perth.

Close proximity to Perth and entertainment
precincts –
Appreciate the free bus travel zone in the city and Claisebrook Station for a short train ride to the city or beyond. Enjoy a worry free night out in Northbridge or a drink at one of the CBD, Mt Lawley wine bars, because you’re close enough to walk home or grab a cab.

Enjoy the views – Whether you choose to live in a high rise apartment or one of East Perth’s terrace homes in the Claisebrook Cove, residents love the city scapes or water views.

Well established West Perth

Home to Parliament and Kings Park and just a short stroll from the Perth CBD, West Perth is an
established affluent suburb with a mix of elegant homes, modern apartments, impressive office towers and a beacon for successful professionals.  Here are some reasons our clients choose West Perth.

Kings Park – love the views of Perth’s city scape, relax and recharge in the stunning natural beauty of Kings Park and enjoy cultural activities and concerts in King’s Park’s amphitheatre.

Lifestyle – Grab a friend and take on the physical challenge of conquering Jacob’s ladder, plus you’re only a hop skip and a jump from Subiaco or Leederville.

Getting around  – couldn’t be easier, the City West Train Station makes travelling around Perth or
beyond simple, or hop on a CAT Bus which travels up and down to the city every 15 minutes.  Pop your heels in your bag and walk to work, West Perth is home to many professional offices and the CBD is so close.

Shopping – If you love a bargain, Water Town
provides factory outlet shopping to suit every retail need.
Food – from little noodle bars to the numerous cafes and bars and five stars dining in Kings Park, foodies are spoilt for choice in West Perth.

The ACTON factor

As any savvy investor knows, it certainly pays
dividends if your property portfolio includes the right type of property in a location with popular appeal to a growing demographic.

Whether you’re considering renting or purchasing and investment property, give the professionals at ACTON a call, your perfect property is just a phone call away.