There are many reasons to consider an investment property in the Brisbane suburb of Strathpine! This thriving family community covers around 7 square kilometres within the City of Moreton Bay, Qld. And it is a handy 21 kilometres north of the CBD. Strategically located between Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast, Strathpine boasts a diverse range of amenities. This, along with great liveability makes it an ideal area to own an investment property, or properties. If you require professional property management, Strathpine property specialists Position One Property managers can help.
History Of Strathpine
The Turrbal and Kabi Kabi people are the traditional owners of the area now occupied by Strathpine and its surrounding suburbs. The first European settlers arrived in the area in the 1860’s after large parcels of real estate property were made available for settlement.
Transport Options for Residents
Gympie Road and the Bruce Highway run north / south through Strathpine, providing easy access to the rest of Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast. There are 2 train stations within the suburb along the popular North Coast and Shorncliffe railway lines providing additional commuter access into the CBD. Strathpine is also well serviced by bus routes.
All in all, these varied transport options make Strathpine a popular choice for families looking to rent or own real estate close to the CBD and its amenities whilst still being far enough out for a more relaxed lifestyle.
Housing Styles in Strathpine
Strathpine offers residents and property investors a diverse range of real estate and housing options. From modern apartments and townhouses to spacious Queenslander family homes with large back yards, there’s something to suit most tastes, property investment options, and price ranges.
Kensington Estate is a particularly popular option for tenants, property investors, and landlords who want to rent or own property in a secure gated complex in a superb location.
Position One Property provides professional property management services across Strathpine and nearby suburbs. Contact our office anytime during business hours to learn more about our property management services.
Strathpine is not short on amenities. The suburb’s 9,500 plus residents are well-served by:
- local community centres,
- sports facilities,
- a fitness centre,
- shopping centres, parks and gardens,
- health care facilities and
Strathpine has several major shopping centres including Strathpine Centre, and Strathpine Plaza. There is also Bray Park Plaza in neighbouring Bray Park, a local Big W, Officeworks and many other shopping options. Residents also don’t have to travel far to find fresh produce outlets and a local fish market!
With several major pizza outlets including Pizza Workz, and Pizza Capers, Strathpine could be exactly the right place to lease or rent if you’re a pizza lover! There’s also a Chinese Takeaway, the usual array of fast food outlets, and a range of dining and entertainment options at Strathpine Centre.
Healthcare Facilities and Services
Strathpine is extremely well-serviced by health care facilities, many of which are located along and close to Gympie Road. They include:
- healthcare centres,
- private practices,
- health clinics, and
- mental health facilities,
all of which ensure the suburb’s residents, and those in surrounding suburbs, are well looked after.
Parks and Outdoor Facilities
With 27 local parks and gardens covering almost one-fifth of the suburb’s total area, it’s fair to say that nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts have many options to explore in and around Strathpine.
Pine Rivers Park and Bob Bell Park are great spots for picnics, sports, and relaxation. However, there are many (many) others to choose from, including the Wall of Remembrance Memorial Park.
Barungwarra Bushland Reserve is a large area of bushland in neighbouring Bald Hills. It is a designated off-leash dog friendly park. But in addition, it is also home to a range of native birds and other local flora and fauna.
Due to its popularity with young families, Strathpine is a central point for the local primary and secondary school catchment area. There are 2 state primary schools, a state high school, several kindergartens, and day care centres.
Strathpine State School and Strathpine West State School are both located within the suburb and service opposite sides of Strathpine. St Paul’s Anglican School in Bald Hills is a private co-ed early learning, primary, and secondary day school.
Pine Rivers State High School, Genesis Christian College, and Bray Park State High School (Bray Park) and St Paul’s (Bald Hills) are all available options for local high school students.
Pick of the Suburbs
With local schools, several good shopping centres, a large selection of healthcare facilities, and plenty of recreational options, Strathpine is a great area for property investment. Accommodation has a current average median rent of $530 a week for houses and $450 week for units.
Although the local housing marking is relatively static, units here are experiencing good capital growth. So, units are definitely something to consider for a real estate investment portfolio.
Position One Property – Professional Property Managers
If you are considering investing in real estate or are looking at properties in Strathpine and surrounding suburbs, you’ll need the services of an experienced and reliable property manager. With over 20 years in business, Position One Property specialises in property sales and property management services. Our experienced agents understand the local property market and can help you successfully manage your properties.
Choosing the Right Property Manager in Strathpine Matters
Whether you’re a seasoned property owner with plenty of success in renting out properties, or a first-time investor, the team at Position One Property have the professional property management experience to help our clients navigate the property market with confidence. Our team of agents and sales experts can assist with every part of the process. From buing to selling to managing a successful portfolio of properties.
Contact our business office today to explore your property investment options. Or, chat to us about buying, selling, or renting your Strathpine property.