Byford, located in the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale, is a suburb on the south-eastern edge of Perth approximately 33 kilometres from the Perth CBD. This growing community is estimated to increase its population by over 120% in the next 15 years so now would be the perfect time to set up home.
Residents love the countryside lifestyle despite only being 40 minutes from the city centre. The Darling Range National Park is right outside your backyard; and the stunning Brickwood Reserve and Cohunu Koala Park are within easy reach, and major transport links are right outside your front door – where else would you rather be? Weekend hikes to explore the wonderful lakes and Australian flora and fauna make this the perfect place for people who enjoy the great outdoors.
Byford has most of the amenities and conveniences you would expect including schools, medical services, parks, clubs, a sporting oval and shopping centres, plus the not so common attractions like a trotting complex, a flour mill and farms in the surrounding rural areas.
There are plenty of schools close to Byford – from kindergarten to primary through to secondary education. There are seven primary schools and one secondary school in Byford, with close to 20 schools in the surrounding areas. You’ll also find plenty of services for parents who need flexible, friendly help outside of school hours including baby care, pre-kindy, long daycare, after school care, and summer camp care.
You’ll find all your shopping essentials at Byford Village Shopping Centre and Byford Market Place. Travel a bit further out and you’ll reach Armadale City Centre, where you can do all your grocery shopping at one of the many options including Aldi, Woolworths, Coles and other organic local producers. Need something special? The range of boutique shops and cafes will keep you and your family content and satisfied.
Land is currently on sale at The Brook at Byford, located at the base of the Darling Scarp. Stage 3 land prices start at $172,000 for just over 300sqm. The community facilities here include a naturescape, an adventure playground, a pavilion with BBQ facilities, walking trails, and a panoramic lookout with sweeping views.
The population of Byford is just over 20,000 with a density of 1,124 persons per square km, and is heavily weighted towards couples and families; established, older and maturing who represent 62.8% of the population.
Annual growth of the suburb is sitting at 10.3%. Based on settled sales as of 31 January 2022, the median land price in the suburb is $182,000 (reiwa.com.au).
As of 4 February 2022, there are 16 land lots available in Byford with approximately 64 lots available in nearby suburbs (domain.com.au).
If Byford sounds like your cup of tea, why not make the next step? Contact our Sales & Design Team so we can get you started with a house and land package or custom build.