First Home Buyers Taking Advantage of Perth Market

First Home Buyers Taking Advantage of Perth Market

FIRST-HOME buyers are leading the charge when it comes to picking the top Perth suburbs to watch in 2016, with Alkimos coming in with a strong 20 per cent growth.

The eight suburbs, as revealed by the Real Estate Institute of WA, also showed homeowners looking to trade-up were big influencers in the local property markets.

REIWA deputy president Damian Collins said the suburbs that had the most growth in sales volumes for the year to October 2015 were quite evenly split between the first-home buyers and trade-up market.

“This tells us first-home buyers are taking advantage of Perth’s adjusting