Decent pick in a fast-growing suburb
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HOUSES are sought-after in St Marys and strong buyer demand is pushing up prices.
The median house price in the suburb rose 20 per cent in the 12 months to February, and is now at $456,150, latest figures from CoreLogic RP Data show.
Despite sitting well below Sydney’s median of $767,000, St Marys’ median jumped 54.6 per cent in the past five years.
One of the newest listings in the area is this three-bedroom house that sits on about 565sq m.
It is a battleaxe block in a convenient spot that lends easy access to shops, main roads, transport, parks and schools.
The house on the private parcel of land was built in 2008 and has a modern, flowing floorplan.
There is a spacious loungeroom that first showcases light floor tiles and downlights that are throughout the home.
There is a dining area and the kitchen is generous in size.
It has a contemporary, neutral -toned tile splashback.
The kitchen features a gas cooktop and stainless steel appliances.
1 BEST FEATURES: Three bedrooms, flowing floorplan, convenient location PRICE GUIDE: Above $550,000 INSPECT: By appointment CONTACT: LJ Hooker St Marys, Brendan Morris, 0423 718 512
A second living area can be used as a retreat or rumpus room. It would also serve as a study.
The main bathroom has floor-toceiling tiles and a feature strip. The toilet is separate.
A covered entertainment area that branches off the back of the house is perfect for hosting guests.
There is also a decent amount of grass, which makes it easy to have a family pet.
The extras include split-system airconditioning, a rainwater tank and a single-car garage.