Close to parks and shops
Andrew Chapple of Cairns Platinum Realty sold 17 Allanton Link, Trinity Park, for $359,000. The home is in the Smithfield Village estate, which offers parks and playgrounds, as well as being close to schools and shops. DEVELOPED in the early 1990s and surrounded by the picturesque Barron Gorge National Park, Rainforest Estate is a unique little pocket in the northern suburbs of Cairns.
The estate has become quite a protected space and is at its capacity with about 120 homes.
Reed Realty principal Darren Reed is a former resident of Rainforest Estate and has personally sold more than 30 homes in the area.
“It’s almost like a subdivision within the national park,” he said.
“You’ve got a large predominance of Chris Van Dyke pole homes, which make up probably 30 to 40 per cent of homes in the area, relocated Queenslanders, modern