Melbourne and Sydney consumers have their eye on this Gold Coast suburb – and with its seashores, leisure and conveniences, it’s simple to see why.

Brighton has the bay and Bondi has the seashore, however lifestyle-focused consumers from Melbourne and Sydney are more and more wanting north to the points of interest of Broadbeach on the Gold Coast.

Searches for Broadbeach properties on realestate.com.au by Melbourne consumers elevated by 43.9% and for Sydney consumers by 38.7% within the six months to the tip of February 2021. This outpaced the expansion in searches for Gold Coast, which had been up 31.5% for Melbourne consumers and 32.4% for Sydney consumers.

“There’s a number of demand for folks to maneuver to a suburb like Broadbeach,” says Anne Flaherty, financial analyst at REA Group. “It’s well-established, in shut proximity to stunning seashores and has numerous pretty life-style services and hospitality.”

Luxurious enchantment

Consumers on the luxurious finish of the market are main the way in which, with searches for $1 million-plus models up 77.5% for the 12 months to the tip of February 2021, in comparison with the 12 months prior. Once more, this rise outpaced the higher Gold Coast, the place the rise was nonetheless excessive at 66.2%.

The lure of solar, sand and surf are drawing consumers north.


Whereas Melbourne and Sydney consumers on this market would possibly usually look in their very own cities to locations like Brighton or Bondi, Flaherty says the enchantment of Broadbeach has been boosted because of the COVID-19 lockdowns.

“Lots of people had been seeking to escape Victoria, so that might have pushed extra folks to be looking out in different states,” Flaherty says.

“A part of the enchantment of residing near a metropolis resides near work, however now that’s not essentially as necessary because it was up to now. Which means persons are going to look extra to the approach to life suburbs.”

Central and handy

A part of the enchantment of Broadbeach is its raft of facilities and native infrastructure.

Seashore Home is positioned within the coronary heart of Broadbeach.


Danny Andrews, director of Andrews Tasks, says the native choices outstrips different coastal suburbs close by.

“We love Broadbeach due to the infrastructure,” he says. “It has the sunshine rail; Pacific Honest, which has had a $700 million improve; The Star On line casino; one of the best eating places; the surf membership’s proper on the seashore; patrolled seashores; numerous inexperienced house; and it’s in a really central a part of the Gold Coast.”

Andrews says that the Broadbeach life-style is all about getting round on foot and taking advantage of the sunshine and huge beachfront boardwalks – and even getting a ship to go marina hopping. To journey additional afield, Gold Coast Airport is only a 30-minute drive away.

Rising alternatives

To cater for the rising curiosity in Broadbeach, new condominium developments have been on the rise, significantly these suited to mature, refined consumers.

Seashore Home has only one condominium per stage throughout 12 ranges to supply most seashore views, house and privateness.


An instance is Seashore Home by Andrews Tasks, a boutique, north-facing design positioned on the beachfront at 4 Australia Avenue.

Designed by Bureau Proberts architects, Seashore Home is gently curved to enrich the look of the seashore and sand dunes under. Every condominium is light-filled and low upkeep, with three bedrooms, a research and three.5 loos.

Flats at Seashore Home begin at $3.1m.


Andrews says high quality is what units the undertaking aside. It options pure timber detailing, stone bench tops and European home equipment. On the bottom flooring, every condominium has lock up storage and two automotive parks. A rooftop wellness space features a heated pool, health club, spa and sauna.

The north-facing orientation is designed to maximise the wonderful Queensland sunshine all yr spherical, Andrews says.

“There’s been a few beachfront developments [in the area], however nothing [quite like] what we have now when it comes to that northern facade,” he says.

“It’s a timeless piece of structure, with ocean views that may’t be constructed out.”

All footage are courtesy of Andrews Tasks.

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