Abbotsford

Chidiac Realty is active as Abbotsford 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 Abbotsford, contact us to talk about property management Sydney 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.

Location

Abbotsford is a popular inner west suburb, located on the Parramatta River, on the peninsula between Abbotsford Bay and Hen and Chicken Bay. Just 10 kilometres from Sydney CBD, the city is located within the local government area of the City of Canada Bay.

Getting there and getting around

This area is serviced by trains, buses and ferries. Major stations on the Main Northern Line including North Strathfield, Concord West and Rhodes connect suburbs with the City of Canada Bay via bus. A number of bus routes connect directly to Sydney CBD including the M50, 439, 502, 504. The three main ferry wharves servicing this area are Cabarita Park, Drummoyne and Bortfield Drive. Bike paths include the Bay Run around Iron Cove and the Concord shared pathway.

Lifestyle and population

Abbotsford has a large number of parks including Battersea Park, Coralie Reserve and Henry Lawson Park. This waterside village is home to the historic Sydney Rowing Club and offers a range of dining experiences and cuisines, including the award winning Dedes Restaurant.

With a population of around 5,000 people Abbotsford is a well established suburb with a strong sense of community. The median age is 41 and the majority of residents (59%) are home owners, not renters. So there is a maturity and stability to this area.

Property trends and opportunities

Separate houses dominate the property trend in Abbotsford, at over 50%, with apartments at 35.5% and semi detached terraces at 11.8%.

Median House Price $1,143,000
Median Unit Price $680,000
Median House Rental Price $750
Median Unit Rental Price $500
Average House time on market 131.6 days
Average Unit time on market 68.5 days

*Note: Data accurate at time of update. Last update – June 2013