Popular new Migrant suburbs near Perth city

If you are migrating to Perth and have a job in Perth then here are some suburbs that may be affordable if you are on a budget.

Which Suburbs?

North Perth, East Perth, Northbridge, Joondanna, Yokine, Dianella, Balcatta,  Morley, Inglewood, Leederville, West Leederville, Innaloo, Menora, Coolbinia, Mount Hawthorn, Wembley and Mount Lawley.

In the current property down turn there are bargains to be had in some of these area.

The cheapest property to buy is in the apartment sector where 2 bedroom apartments are available from as little as $280K for a two bedroom unit. Many of these properties will go back to their original prices by 2020 which means gains of over 70K are potentially there if you but now.

Most affordable

Houses are also affordable right now with 3 bed properties available for 500k, with bargain available in Yokine, Innaloo, Balcatta, and parts of Wembley.

These suburbs also afford an urban life style Leederville and West Leederville have a vibrant high street with trendy cafes and restaurant, it’s also minutes from the centre of Perth which can be reached by train or bus or simply walk, and it’s only a 20 minute walk.


There are many apartments in Northbridge which are affordable, Northbridge is the heart of social Perth with cafes and restaurants. Northbridge is also home to Art museums as well as museums that explore Australian history. Northbridge is right next to Perth Central station and bus station.

West Perth

West Perth has many affordable apartments to rent or buy, you can walk into Perth CBD and also have access to beautiful Kings Park, shops and restaurants.

East Perth

East Perth is minutes away from Perth city and is ideal location if you work in the health care industry as Royal Perth hospital is minutes away. The area has its own shopping and café strip and it’s also an easy walk to Perth city and Northbridge.

Other suburbs mentioned above are only 15 to 20 minutes away by public transport from Perth CBD.

If you want information and help please contact your Perth migration agent