Chidiac Realty is active as Marrickville real estate agents and property managers. You can view properties we have for sale and rent in that area. If you own property or are seeking investment property in Marrickville, contact us to talk about property management Sydney 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.
Marrickville is located in Sydney’s inner west, just 7 kilometres south west of the CBD. It is situated in the local government area of Marrickville Council.
Getting there and getting around
Marrickville Station is on the Bankstown Line of the Sydney Trains Network. The suburb is also serviced by Dulwich Hill Station on the same line. Sydney’s Light Rail Network terminates at Dulwich Hill so this is another source of transport within the suburb. Many buses traverse the area including the 423, 418 and 426 Sydney Buses routes.
Lifestyle and population
Marrickville is a vibrant suburb with a great diversity of shops, cafes, restaurants, live music venues, schools, parks and recreation facilities. The area has become increasingly popular with a younger demographic and is also now known for its arts culture including the Marrickville Festival and hosting events during Sydney Fringe Festival.
With a population of more than 24,000 the area is equally diverse in its cultural background landscape. Just over 50% of residents were born in Australia with people from many and varied cultural backgrounds living in the area including Vietnamese (6.2%), Greek (5.1%), and Lebanese (1.8%). Couples with children make up about 35% of the household demographics (the majority), with a fairly even split between single occupancy, group, couples without children, and sole parent households.
Property trends and opportunities
More than 41% of residents in Marrickville are renting, with about 54% owner occupiers who either own their home outright or are in the process of paying it off.
Median House Price $1,000,000
Median House Rental Price $700 pw
Average House time on market 46 days
Median Unit Price $600,000
Median Unit Rental Price $460
Average Unit time on market 46
*Note: Data accurate at time of update. Last update – June 2013