The Real Estate Institute of Western Australia (REIWA) has revealed the top five rental suburbs in Perth among young people between the ages of 20 and 29.
The first on the list is Northbridge, which has a median rent of $ 390. Its proximity to Perth train station is one of the reasons why it remains popular with young adults, who make up 35% of its population.
"With something to do every hour of the day, this vibrant suburb offers endless bars, shops, cafes, restaurants and gymnasiums," said Sjanna Sandalova, media specialist at REIWA.
West Perth is also a must-see suburb for tenants because of its accessibility. About 30% of its population belongs to the age group 20-29 years old. Her median weekly rent is $ 400.
"West Perth offers a diverse range of aesthetic properties, from old-fashioned cottages to modern, simple apartments and townhouses that are increasingly popular with young professionals," said Sandalova.
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The next on the list is Leederville. Sandalova said the urban lifestyle and culture of the suburbs attract the younger generation of renters. Homes in this suburb have median weekly rents of $ 405.
"Leederville is known for its range of fashion stores with brands ranging from chic chic to casual hipster. And, remember, vibrant Oxford Street is home to some of Perth's best cafes, bars and restaurants" , she said.
Scarborough, a coastal suburb, is also on the list. With a median rental price of $ 410, Sandalova said there was still a hot spot for young adults looking to rent a home.
"Scarborough has it all, great white sand beaches, rooftops and coastal bars and endless things to do and see," said Sandalova. "this ultimate beach lifestyle.
Mount Lawley is also considered a rental hotspot. Among the five suburbs, it has the lowest median weekly rental price of $ 330.
"For those of you chasing a house with character, the green streets of Mount Lawley offer a lot and there is also a good selection of modern townhouses," said Sandalova.
About one in five Australians in the city belongs to the 20-29 age group.
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