Realestate Agents Parramatta
Chidiac Realty is active as Parramatta real estate agents. You can view properties we have for sale and rent in that area. If you own property or are seeking investment property in Parramatta, contact us to talk about property management services and other ways we can assist you. Our team stays close to the ground with trends and opportunities so we’re well informed about the area.
Parramatta is a major commercial, business and residential area situated 23 kilometres west of Sydney CBD. It is located in Greater Western Sydney, on the banks of the Parramatta River. Parramatta is a suburb within the City of Parramatta.
Getting there and getting around
Parramatta is a transport hub, connecting Sydney to the greater western regions, as well as providing ample transport for local residents.
Parramatta Station is on Sydney Trains Western and Cumberland Lines. It is also on the Blue Mountains Line. Numerous bus services travel to, from and through Parramatta and it has a major bus interchange. A free bus service (Route 900) circles the Parramatta CBD. The Parramatta ferry wharf is located at the Charles Street Weir.
Lifestyle and population
This dynamic suburb provides excellent commercial, residential and recreational opportunities. There are more than 300 parks in the City of Parramatta, as well as many sporting grounds, playgrounds, cycle paths, walking tracks and the popular Parramatta Swimming Centre. The beautiful Lake Parramatta is a bushland reserve just 2 kilometres from Parramatta CBD. The Rosehill Gardens Racecourse is famous throughout the country, particularly for the prestigious Golden Slipper.
There is a huge range of cafes, restaurants and shops. Westfield Parramatta is the fifth largest shopping centre in Australia and Church Street is well renowned for a diverse variety of cuisines.
The city has a large population of nearly 400,000 people and a range of cultural backgrounds including Australian born, Chinese, Indian and Lebanese.
Property trends and opportunities
There are more renters than owners in Parramatta, at a ratio of 61.6% to 37.5%. Separate houses (58%) outnumber apartments (28%) and semi terrace (13%). This is a great area for investing as Parramatta continues to be an increasingly important interchange hub for Sydney and surrounding areas.
Median House Price $590,000
Median Unit Price $374,000
Median House Rental Price $450
Median Unit Rental Price $400
Average days on market house 81.2
Average days on market unit 69.8
*Note: Data accurate at time of update. Last update – June 2013