Bondi Suburb Review (Sydney, New South Wales)

About Bondi

About Bondi:

The suburb of Bondi is in the eastern suburb of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Bondi is located 7 kilometers east of the Sydney central business district. Bondi falls within the local government area of Waverley Council.

Bondi property selling points

Property selling points:

The suburb of Bondi is a mostly medium and high-density residential area centered on Bondi Road and Campbell Pde, where the main shopping strips are located. This is right by the infamous Bondi Beach.
Bondi Junction is a neighbouring suburb and commercial centre to the west of Bondi. Tamarama, Bronte and Waverley are situated to the south side of Bondi.

Most sought after properties in Bondi

Most sought after properties:

Property investors are usually looking for one or two bedroom art deco style apartments are always popular in Bondi, especially with parking. Comprising of a mix of both home buyers and investors they love the central location which appeals to many young professional couple tenants, particularly in the quieter tree-lined streets.

Bondi’s most common properties

Most common properties:

From art deco apartments, to 1960s and ‘70s apartments, through to modern units and federation houses.

Top amenities in Bondi

Top amenities:

The iconic Bondi Pavilion is one the main thoroughfares along with Bondi Baths built by Waverley Council in the late 1880s and became home to the Icebergs Club. The Westfield Group own the Westfield Bondi Junction. which was completed in August 2004 and has become one of the largest shopping complexes in the Sydney metropolitan area. It is known colloquially as “WBJ” and is touted by Westfield as a new experience in shopping, featuring exclusive brand-name fashion stores and a restaurant precinct, which is a first for shopping centers in Australia.

In the 1980s, following the completion of the Eastern Suburbs Railway, commercial development reached a peak with several office buildings built in the center of Bondi Junction. By the 1990s these were mostly displaced by residential developments.

The famous ‘Coastal Walk’ from Bronte to Bondi is approx. 4km long (however now also connects through to Coogee) plays host to the annual Sculpture by the Sea exhibition which attracts huge crowds.
Bondi Beach Public School resides directly opposite from the beach and hosts weekly Saturday & Sunday markets in the grounds. Along with a plethora of trendy cafes and retail stores, and pet friendly parks, Bondi is arguably the most popular of all the eastern beach suburbs.

Local industry and business

Local industry and business:

The main local industries and businesses in Bondi are retail trade having over 9,000 local businesses.

Bondi public transport

Public transport:

A range of buses run from Bondi to neighbouring beach suburbs as well as to the City. Bondi is also reached from all areas of Sydney via train at Bondi Junction.

Bondi main arteries

Main arteries:

Bondi Road, Old South Head Road, Blair Street all lead into the main thoroughfare.

Best streets for property investment in Bondi

Best streets for property investment:

The best areas to buy in are from Blair St south to just before Bondi Road. These are the most sought after locations because of the close proximity to the beach. Hot streets include Blair, Sir Thomas Mitchell, Roscoe, Rickard, Francis, Curlewis, Warners and Brighton Blvd. All are popular because they are a short walk to the coffee, cake, water and park attractions.

Bondi Buyers Agents

Bondi Buyers Agents:

Metropole’s Sydney Buyers Agent office is located just Over the years the experiences Buyer’s Agents at Metropole have helped many property investors and home buyers purchase in this area. Why not click here and leave your details so we can be in contact and help you with your property search the best investment property for your portfolio in Bondi.