Newhaven offers best value land at Piara Waters
The Sunday Times, Real Estate Lift-Out, 22 July 2018
Homebuyers are jumping at the chance to secure an affordable block of land in Newhaven at Piara Waters, with the Stockland community quickly becoming recognised for its value for money. Home sites at Newhaven start from $159,000 for a 188sqm block, which is $115,500 less than the median land price at Piara Waters of $274,500, according to data from reiwa.com.au. House and land packages at Newhaven start well below established homes within Piara Waters. According to reiwa.com.au, the median property price for a home is $515,000 in Piara Waters. This compares to house and land packages at Newhaven, which start from as low as $299,000 for a three-bedroom home.
Stockland WA general manager Col Dutton said Newhaven provided excellent value for money for first homebuyers through to downsizers, offering a fantastic opportunity to downsize their mortgage while upsizing their lifestyle.
“The affordability of land at Newhaven is attracting buyers right across the spectrum, from those taking their first steps on the property ladder to downsizers looking to reduce their mortgage and improve their lifestyle,” he said. “Buyers are discovering they can build a new home that meets their exact specifications in a masterplanned community for a price more affordable than the surrounding area. “Newhaven also offers a range of other benefits, including being within walking distance of our retail town centre, schools, public transport and great recreational facilities, including Robot Park, which is great for the kids.”
The community is less than a kilometre from the new Stockland Harrisdale Shopping Centre, which offers two supermarkets and 30 speciality shops, and is close to Piara Waters Primary School. For recreation, there are more than 13km of walkways and bike trails, as well as the Piara Waters sports oval and pavilion, which offers a world-class sporting facility for local cricket and football clubs. There also is a robot themed park which features a cubby house, climbing structures, a flying fox, slides and barbecue facilities, and a new dog adventure park is planned for 2019. Newhaven is close to Stockland’s Calleya community in Banjup, which offers townhouses, completed homes and Aspire over 55s living to ensure all life stages are catered for.
For more information on Newhaven, visit the sales and information centre on the corner of Mason Road and Doryanthes Avenue at Piara Waters, call 135 263 or visit www.stockland.com.au/newhaven. The sales and information centre is open Tuesdays to Sundays from 10am-5pm and Mondays from 1-5pm.