Buyer’s Agent Brunswick – Suburb Profile

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Buying a property in Brunswick 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 Brunswick 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 Brunswick 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 Brunswick. We offer our Vendor Advocacy service to our sellers at NO CHARGE.

Brunswick Suburb Profile

An inner-city suburb of Melbourne, Brunswick is situated just 4 kilometers from the CBD. It is part of the City of Moreland with a population of 24,473 as of 2016.

Brunswick is known for its bohemian culture, art and live music scenes. It also has a large student population as it is close to the RMIT Univeristy and University of Melbourne.

Sydney Road is the major thoroughfare of the suburb where one of the major commercial and nightlife strips is located.


The suburb’s name was taken from the city of Brunswick in Germany and from George IV. Originally, the area was occupied the by the Aboriginal people known as Wurundjeri.

Brunswick became a city in 1908. By then, quarrying has declined and the textile industry took over in the early 20th century. The suburb’s population then grew to 10,000 people.

Migrants from southern Europe notably from Greece, Italy and Malta settled in the area during the post-World War II period. Other migrants who have arrived in the area recently were those from Lebanon, Turkey and other Islamic countries. During this time, renovated and new homes were built.

Commercial Area

Sydney Road and Lygon Street are the main commercial area of Brunswick. The major shopping center is on the east side of Sydney Road near the Jewell railway station. Lygon Street, on the other hand, has its Barkly Square where restaurants can be found.

A Sydney Road Street Party is also held each year in February as a prelud to the Brunswick Music Festival that features blues, roots and world music.

Educational Institutions

Several educational facilities are situated in Brunswick. Brunswick North Primary School in Albion Street is a government primary school while Brunswick South PS, Brunswick East PS (in Brunswick East), Brunswick South West PS and Brunswick North West PS, as well as two Catholic primary schools.

There are two government secondary schools (Brunswick Secondary College and the Sydney Road Community School), a Catholic secondary school and a Maronite Catholic college. The RMIT University is situated on Dawson Street.


The Alex Gillon Oval, Raeburn Reserve, Brunswick Park, Clifton Park and Gilpin Park are the suburb’s open spaces. There are also small and pocket parks such as the Temple Park, Warr Park and Randazzo Park.

Public Transport

The Jewell, Brunswick and Anstey stations serve the suburb. Route 19 also passes through Sydney Road, Royal Parade and Elizabeth Street to Flinders Street railway station while Route 58 travels through Royal Park and to the City.

Cyclists can use the various trails available. These are the Merri Creek Trail, the Moonee Ponds Creek Trail and the Upfield Bike Path

Median house price Brunswick .

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




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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 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.