Find out why affordable apartments for sale in Geelong are attracting so much interest. And why Geelong 1 is leading the change
Second only to Sydney in expense, Melbourne is fast becoming the unaffordable real estate option. Most new home owners or savvy investors can’t keep up with the price rises. Melbourne is 31 times more expensive to live in than it was in 1975. Houses have leapt from $19,800 to a median of $615,000. Even apartments float around the $400,000 mark. That's 5 times the average Victorian wage. Yet down the road affordable apartments for sale in Geelong beckon. Comparable properties in style are minutes from the beach. And are priced at a much lower $298,000 average. They're an easy commute to Melbourne City. So much so, Geelong hosts Melbourne’s second airport at Avalon. It makes you wonder why Geelong wasn't uncovered sooner!
Geelong is the complete package
Choosing Geelong does not mean missing out on lifestyle. You’re 75 kilometres away from Melbourne on an easy drive. You're in Victoria’s second largest city. Geelong is a beautiful town with rolling rural landscape, sensational beaches and a vibrant city centre. Affordable apartments for sale in Geelong overlook a city that is as beautiful as it is historic. And as creative and innovative as it is tranquil. Built on the backs of the pioneer exploration and spirit, history stretches throughout its veins. Innovation is also strongly regarded in Geelong. A total project investment of $100 million was recently injected into job creation. Life is stirring in clean tech, the startup scene and revitalised manufacturing sectors. Many modern day pioneers are leaving the expense of Melbourne behind for the opportunity of crafting their own future. With employment in retail, tourism and forward-thinking industry, Geelong has a bright future ahead.
A definite palate pleaser
Affordable apartments for sale in Geelong attract wine snobs and foodies who want the country price ticket with the city dining. Take the Bellarine Taste Trail. 24 quality food and wine businesses across restaurants and the award winning Rolling Pin Pies and Cakes tempt you out. For the home-chef, fresh produce from the farmers markets and the local fish markets invite you home. Your personal craft cider house and the breweries for White Rabbit and Little Creatures beers have a weekend cold one ready. And more wineries than you could tour in a year are your new local waterholes. Events such as the yearly Wine and Food festival brings together top wine producers and artisan food makers for fun, wine and frivolity. There’s always a tasty way to show off the new neighbourhood to envious Melbourne friends in Geelong!
Living never looked better
The Geelong 1 apartments have ample choice when it comes to schooling. Geelong has strong public schools. It also is home to Geelong Grammar and Geelong College in the private education sector. And tertiary students can enjoy the state of the art facilities of one of Australia’s most progressive universities in Deakin University. For entertainment, you can catch live music at the Beachfront Bar, take the blues train to Queenscliff or learn the jig at the annual Celtic Festival. If sport is your pleasure, affordable apartments for sale in Geelong come with the pride and promise of supporting AFL’s mighty Geelong Cats. Or playing on the grounds that have seen future Socceroos shaped and Melbourne Victory matches won. Geelong 1 is the new black in residential fashion Say goodbye to small spaces, high prices and traffic congestion. Say hello to affordable apartments for sale in Geelong. Ones that capture all that is great about Melbourne yet effortlessly leaves the downfalls behind. Geelong 1 is designed to give you everything you loved about Melbourne living without the heartache and cost.
Want to change your life, not just your lifestyle? Affordable apartments for sale in Geelong don’t come any better than Geelong 1. Contact us now to discuss your future.