Alexandra Hills is a thriving suburb in the heart of the Redlands. From humble beginnings as bushland in the 1970s, it has grown into a family friendly community with plenty of appeal.
The vast majority of development in Alexandra Hills is low-density residential on traditional lots (94%) with limited supply of units and townhouses (6%).
Dwellings are a mix of brick and chamferboard, as befits a suburb developed between the mid 1970s and 1990s.
The average age of residents is a youthful 37 years according to 2021 Census data. On Census night, the population was 16,625 with nearly 20% of residents being born overseas in countries like New Zealand, the United Kingdom, South Africa, and the Philippines.
Houses for Sale Alexandra Hills
First home buyers, young families, and investors are drawn to Alexandra Hills since the homes are more affordable than in greater Brisbane. With good availability of both three and four bedroom homes, there’s also the opportunity to build equity, with houses that are ripe for renovation.
Potential buyers can choose between lowset or highset homes, depending on personal preference. Highset homes offer extra living space, a rumpus room or storage underneath, whereas lowset houses provide easy maintenance and/or an ensuite.
Typically, homes in Alexandra Hills include garages or carports for multiple vehicles and many have side access for boats, caravans, or jet skis. Generous backyards mean there’s room for a pool or shed, as well as space for children to play.
Some homes on higher elevations even have views of the Brisbane CBD!
- The neighbourhood Shopping Centre on Finucane Road has a Woolworths supermarket, post office, bank, medical centre, dentist, optometrist, café and TKMaxx. Locals can also shop at the nearby suburbs of Capalaba and Cleveland, which have everything a growing family could ever need.
- Alexandra Hills has plenty of choice when it comes to state schools, private schools, and childcare centres. The TAFE college offers vocational training close to home.
- For those seeking an active lifestyle, there are bushland areas and conservation parks to explore, as well as a range of sporting clubs on offer.
- The suburb is well serviced with buses and is only 30 minutes to Brisbane City.
Residents love the strong sense of community, and many know their neighbours, helping them feel safe and secure.
It’s no wonder that Alexandra Hills is so popular!
Real Estate Alexandra Hills
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