Splash out: four homes with a pool for under $400k

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When the summer heat inevitably arrives, there is nothing better than relaxing in a swimming pool to help make the hot weather a little more bearable.

For those on a limited budget, such as first-time buyers, a pool might seem like a dream.

Fortunately, you don’t have to break the bank to buy a property with a pool, as these four listings show.

3 Tamalee Place, Hillman

On a 712sq m block, this three-bedroom home is just a short distance from schools and Rockingham shopping centre.

It has an extra wide driveway, a double carport and parking for many more, making it great for those with a boat or a trailer.

The home itself has new carpeting and has been freshly painted.

The all-important pool shares the backyard with an enclosed patio/games room with a built-in bar and an extensive patio area.

The property is listed at $280,000 with Acton Rockingham & Baldivis.

22 Mackay Place, Cooloongup

Complete with new carpeting, a fresh coat of paint, ducted evaporative airconditioning, solar panels and security shutters, this three-bedroom house is an ideal first home.

The 605sq m block has an easy-care backyard with a paved patio area overlooking a fenced pool and established gardens.

Inside, there is a formal living room, games room, kitchen with casual dining area and activity area, as well as two bathrooms.

The property is listed at $325,000 with Acton Rockingham & Baldivis.

11 La Rochelle Ramble, Port Kennedy

Entertain on a large scale at this home on a 773sq m block.

The low-maintenance backyard has a garden shed and an extensive poolside alfresco area, perfect for large-scale barbecues.

The house has a fresh and bright interior with timber-look flooring and airconditioning, as well as an open-plan living/dining area and a formal lounge room.

Along with plenty of parking space, there is a double garage with easy access to the rear yard.

The property is listed at $365,000 with Raine & Horne Rockingham Beach.

49 Salamanca Parkway, Port Kennedy

With four bedrooms and two bathrooms, this home is perfect for the growing family.

It is on a 600sq m bore-reticulated block with a lagoon-style pool with a cover, built-in bar table and high fences.

As well as a double garage, it has wellmaintained gardens and plenty of parking for a boat or trailer.

The home has a modern kitchen overlooking an open-plan living/dining area,formal living room and games room, as well as built-in robes and plenty of storage space.

It is listed at $395,000 with Summit Realty.