Property costs defied the coronavirus pandemic final 12 months, rising 5.3 per cent in Adelaide to a median of $460,000, in keeping with CoreLogic knowledge.
On a nationwide stage, the South Australian housing market continues to supply good worth this 12 months.
The Advertiser has requested 5 of the state’s main property consultants the place to purchase, throughout a variety of areas and costs.
And whereas some outdated favourites rated extremely, there have been some shock picks – hidden-gem suburbs that don’t usually appeal to the identical consideration as their extra common neighbours, whereas providing the identical way of life at a friendlier worth.
In Adelaide’s north, Prospect, on the town’s fringe, got here up as a agency favorite, with Sales space & Sales space Actual Property’s Charles Sales space tipping it as one to observe this 12 months within the first homebuyer class.
“Search for models or flats with a non-public yard or balcony, or a personality house with some land part,” he mentioned.
“The Prospect Street improve has made the suburb of Prospect very interesting.”
Different northern suburbs singled out as locations to purchase in 2021 throughout all worth ranges had been North Adelaide, Sefton Park, Windsor Gardens and Parafield Gardens.
Within the $400,000-$1m worth vary, the tutorial hotspot of Glenunga was Klemich Actual Property’s Matt Smith’s japanese suburbs decide.
“With the enlargement of the Burnside Village procuring centre, and zoned for high quality public education, Glenunga, already a hotspot, will proceed to thrive,” he mentioned.
Different japanese suburbs to drop some money on this 12 months are Magill, Norwood, Rose Park and Dulwich.
Unley Park, within the internal south, proved a agency favorite – because it does yearly – with Williams Actual Property companions John and Stephanie Williams calling the suburb out as their southern decide for properties greater than $1m.
“Just lately ranked No. 1 in Adelaide’s most costly suburbs, it presents the last word in luxurious way of life dwelling, with symmetrical tree-lined streets and the fabulous parks,” they mentioned.
“It’s house to an abundance of grand character properties on lovely manicured grounds.”
Different southern suburbs recognized as locations to observe had been Aldinga, St Marys, Millswood and Parkside.
In Adelaide’s west, Henley Seaside shone just like the star it’s at all times been, with Ouwens Casserly Actual Property director Alex Ouwens spelling out why it’s vital suburb of 2021.
“The Sq., the seashore, the life-style – it’s merely the perfect beachside location in SA,” he mentioned.
Different suburbs that must be on consumers’ lists had been Tennyson, Glenelg North, Semaphore and Mile Finish.
Additional afield, Stirling, within the Adelaide Hills, was recognized by a number of brokers as being the perfect decide for regional shopping for in 2021.
“It’s the jewel within the crown of Adelaide Hills dwelling – it’s the Hills location the place everybody needs to be,” Harris Actual Property managing director Phil Harris mentioned.
Millswood, Aldinga Seaside’s esplanade, Prospect, Bridgewater and Keswick had been all recognized as underrated areas that deserve extra consideration.
Andrew and Nichola Zobel are promoting their house at 55 Previous Mount Barker Street, Stirling, via Harris Actual Property.
Mr Zobel mentioned he cherished the suburb’s way of life.
“Coming from the nation initially, we cherished Stirling’s sturdy sense of neighborhood,” he mentioned.
“It’s bought a essential road and loads of the locals know one another and it’s bought an actual village ambiance, which you simply can’t replicate anyplace within the metropolis.
“It’s bought every thing going for it.”