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Lewisham is an inner suburb of Sydney’s south west. It is located 8 kilometres from the CBD, and is situated in the local government area of Marrickville Council.
Getting there and getting around
Lewisham Station is on the Airport, Inner West & South Line of the Sydney Trains Network. The area is also serviced by the Dulwich Hill Line of Sydney’s light rail network, with stations Taverners Hill and Lewisham West. Several bus services also run through or near the suburb including the 413 Sydney Buses route.
Lifestyle and population
Its close proximity to the CBD and other inner west suburbs makes Lewisham a convenient place to live. There are a number of schools in the area and a particular feature of the suburb is Morton Park.
With a population of just under 3,000 people the suburb has a varied demographic. About 35% of households are families, 26% couples without children and 15% sole occupancy homes.
Property trends and opportunities
Nearly 40% of residents in Lewisham are renting, with 60% owner occupiers. About 28% of residents own their houses outright with 32% in the process of purchasing.
Median House Price $1,100,000
Median House Rental Price $680 pw
Average House time on market 80 days
Median Unit Price $621,000
Median Unit Rental Price $490
Average Unit time on market 17
*Note: Data accurate at time of update. Last update – June 2013