Swaine Ave, Toorak Gardens
area will retain its historic charm. ‘‘The whole of Toorak Gardens is one of those areas that were developed probably at the turn of the century with a lot of villas and bungalows,’’ Ms Kelly says.
She agrees with Mr Webb that the schools near Swaine Ave make it a great place for a family.
‘‘It’s in the Marryatville school zone and it has lots of good private and public schools close by. It’s a very hard area to get into and is also good for capital appreciation,’’ she says.
Toorak Gardens is a small suburb covering approximately 1sq km, according to RP Data. The median sales price is $1.06 million and 34.2 per cent of households are couples with children.
Convenient: Rick and Donna Webb say Toorak Gardens is close to the city, schools and parks.