The Balmain Peninsula, surrounded by Sydney’s sparkling harbour, and boasting historic buildings, has a strong sense of community and an enduring appeal.

Professionals, academics and IT workers choose the peninsula for its diversity of housing, natural beauty and proximity to learning institutions and quality work opportunities.

The Inner West overall has continued to perform well over the past 3 years. Most properties sell quickly in this sought-after region, and many have sold well above the reserve.

Download our most recent report with a breakdown of sold properties and suburb statistics for all suburbs encompassing the Balmain Peninsula. There are many nuances to the suburbs and home styles, with the three main categories being: former workers’ cottages, Victorian terrace homes and contemporary apartments.

While property is tightly held and demand high, the Balmain Peninsula (Balmain, Balmain East, Birchgrove, Rozelle and Lilyfield) is a seller’s market.

The supply of suitable properties has been a stumbling block for many buyers trying to buy or rent on the Balmain Peninsula. However, as many people re-evaluated their futures, we’re seeing more properties come onto the market, both for sale and for lease.

If a tree or sea change beckons, or you’re looking to upsize your home, please get in touch with us first. We can help with everything from preparing your home for sale to identifying suitable buyers or tenants from our extensive database.

Plus, our report gives you seven key questions to ask a real estate agent before you engage them to sell your home.

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