Jump to content

heading to perth


Emille
 Share

Recommended Posts

Emile, If I was you I would look at Rockingham to live. Honestly mate. a little further south is Secret Harbour. Thats about a 40km trip to Armadale.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Congrats on the job - I also work in planning. :ilikeit: (But I won't mention anything to anyone - I assume you got a job working for the City of Armadale or the ARA). :ilikeit:

If so, then its a good situation to be in - the City of Armadale is currently positioning itself to become one of the satelite centres to Perth. Having said that though, I would work there, but not live there - it is seen as a bit of a "Boganville".

Byford as mentioned is beautiful - it is close to Armadale, yet very rural and "small town" (in a good way). Also, I have heard that they are planning a new town centre for Byford, so it would be a good investment.

Rockingham as mentioned is also a good investment as it is has recently been earmarked as a future satelite centre to Perth.

Perth has a huge range of Architecture - the old areas have beautiful Federation-style architecture, but these areas tend to be closer to the Perth CBD and consequently, are more expensive. As a generalism, as you go further from the centre of Perth, you will find yourself moving through the years - 60's, 70's, 80's etc. The further suburbs are characterised by quite modern architecture including the unfortunate infamous "Maccers Mansions".

I would recommend initially renting somewhere close to work and having a look-see for yourself at all the areas - one mans paradise is another mans hell! :ilikeit:

Edited by Gizmo
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...