With a median price of $575,000, the suburb in the City of Hume is 25 km north of Melbourne's CBD. There is good value to be found in pockets that offer a diverse range of cheaper houses ideal for singles, young families, downsizers and retirees, or those looking for a solid investment.
Take a look at these popular choices listed by Barry Plant Craigieburn, T: 9305 5533.
This three-bedroom house with two bathrooms is up for auction on June 30 with a $479,000-$509,000 price. Well maintained and bursting with character, the Metricon-built home on 392sq m is in the Highlands estate near parks and Watermill Reserve. It includes a main bedroom with ensuite and walk-in robe, a meals and family room plus a well-appointed kitchen with stone benchtops, stainless steel appliances and dishwasher. Other features include ducted heating and a double garage with remote control entry and internal access. Craigieburn Central, Splash Aquatic and Leisure Centre, Stockland shops, and schools are nearby. Contact Damien Crivelli, 0400 561 249
Boasting three big bedrooms and a massive four-car garage with extra storage, this ideal family home, investment or developer’s dream is up for auction on July 17 and affordably priced at $479,000-$519,000. Centrally located and bursting with potential, it offers exceptional value and an extensive list of features, including evaporative cooling, ducted heating, and a kitchen with stainless steel appliances and adjoining meals area. Entertaining is a breeze in the step-down lounge room or in the undercover alfresco area offering year-round comfort. In the heart of Craigieburn, it has easy access to the train station, Hume highway, public transport, schools and shops. Contact Damien Crivelli, 0400 561 249.
Up for auction on July 24, this three-bedroom house with two bathrooms in the desirable Fairways Estate is priced at $490,000-$539,000. The spacious family delight has a bright hallway that leads to the heart of the home with a kitchen that boasts stainless steel appliances including dishwasher, opening to a meals and family area. There is a second living room for formal gatherings, and a deck with an outdoor area overlooking a private spacious yard and landscaped gardens. Two bedrooms have built-in robes, while the master suite comes with a walk-in robe and ensuite. Features include high ceilings, ducted heating, split-system cooling, quality light fittings and window furnishings, security alarm and a double remote-control garage with drive-through access. The property is within walking distance of the bus stop, park, Pelican Childcare Fairways, and only a short drive to Craigieburn Central, schools and sports facilities. Contact Omar Morsi, 0432 418 089.