Buyer’s Agent Albert Park – Suburb Profile

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Buying a property in Albert Park can be a daunting and difficult process. For many of us, it is something we only do a few times in our lives.

A buyers advocate (also known as a buyers agent or property finder) can be an enormous help to make it easy to buy a home or investment property by:

  • removing the stress and frustration of buying a home
  • saving you time and allowing you to get your weekends back
  • saving you from having to deal with the tactics of real estate agents

Questions such as “where can I find a home I can afford”, “am I paying too much?”, “where can I find someone to bid for me at auction” are easily answered with the assistance of a buyer’s agent specialising in the Albert Park area.

A buyers advocate can manage the entire buying process for you or, where you have found a property, negotiate on your behalf with the agent or bid at auction for you.

WE MAKE IT EASY to get your weekends back and find the perfect home or investment property in Albert Park for a LOW FLAT FIXED FEE. We guide you through the entire process, from selecting a home, market appraisal, negotiating/bidding to the final inspection, and help you purchase with confidence.

We also offer a service for vendors selling in Albert Park. We offer our Vendor Advocacy service to our sellers at NO CHARGE.

Albert Park Suburb Profile

Albert Park is one of Melbourne’s inner suburbs situated three kilometers south of the CBD. A part of the City of Port Philip with a population of 6,215 as of 2016, the area boasts of wide and leafy streets, heritage buildings, terraced and semi-detached homes in the Edwardian and Victorian era, al fresco cafes and parks.

Originally, the area was mostly swamps and lagoons and the first inhabitants some 40,000 years ago were the Indigenous Australians. The main park was named after Prince Albert, the consort of Queen Victoria in 1864. During that time, Albert Park was a military camp and used as a garbage dump as well as for recreation.
Albert Park can be reached by tram. Some routes that service the area are the tram route 1, 12 and 96. Bus services are also available while bicycle lanes are in place notably along the beach and Canterbury roads.

Recreation

The main public park in the area is a popular place for cycling, dog walking, jogging and family picnics while the Albert Park Lake is noted for its sailing and rowing activities. Inside the park, there is also the St Vincent Gardens which features important mature tree specimens and is registered with the National Trust.

At the lake, people can enjoy boat watching or learn how to sale at the Albert Park Yacht Club. The club offers sailing courses for both adults and juniors.

Art lovers can also visit the Gasworks Arts Park featuring multiple sculpture studios. It organizes visual and performing arts programs including exhibitions, festivals, kids shows and a circus showdown and has a high quality theatre for performances.

Another place for recreation in Albert Park is its beach. In the area are some grand buildings including the Victoria Hotel, terraced homes, the Kerferd Kiosk and Kerferd Pier.

Sports Facilities

Albert Park also has a number of facilites for the sports enthusiasts. A golf driving range, gymnasium and the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre are in place.

The area has also been home to the famous motor racing event called the Formula One Australian Grand Prix since 1996.

Public Transport

Albert Park can be reached by tram. Some routes that service the area are the tram route 1, 12 and 96. Bus services are also available while bicycle lanes are in place notably along the beach and Canterbury roads.

Median house price Albert Park

Looking to buy in Melbourne and sick of missing out at auction? Talk to me about how I can help you buy your new home faster, for less.

Give me a call on 03 9686 2288 to discuss how I can help. I offer a free consultation, so why not call today?

Wendy Chamberlain from Chamberlain Property Advocates

By Wendy Chamberlain
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With a passion for all things real estate spanning over 20 years, Wendy loves that her role as a Buyers Agent and Sellers Advocate gives her buying and selling clients an experienced voice they can trust when it comes to negotiating to buy or sell something as important as their home or investment. Wendy considers it a privilege to be asked to help others realise such an important goal as home ownership and to be trusted with that honour. Get in touch today via www.wendychamberlain.com.au for a no obligation chat about how Wendy can work with you and help you save time and money to secure your new home sooner.