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Purchasing property in Australia

A guide to overseas buyers
Like most countries, Australia has certain restrictions on foreign investors, but basically, if you are looking to invest here, approval is usually granted if you are purchasing a new property, either complete or under construction.

As an introduction

Real estate can be purchased by anyone who is not an Australian citizen or permanent resident provided certain requirements are met.

Under Australia’s Foreign … Continue Reading »

Everything in its Place

by Angela Webber, Sydney Morning Herald, Domain, May 20, 1999

Look, it’s about feng shui – the art of living in harmony with your environment. It’s recently started to boom in Australia, but is it just a flaky fad or is there really something to it?

Feng shui has been practised in China for more than 4,000 years – which you’d have to say is a pretty … Continue Reading »

The Ultimate Entertainer’s Residence in a World Class Location

Exquisitely finished and impeccably presented 30 Weonga Road, Dover Heights is a magnificent coastal residence occupies a commanding clifftop position overlooking the Pacific. Wrapped in mesmerising 180 degree views, an innovative, bespoke architectural redesign by Andre Baroukh in honour of its P&O heritage has transformed this exclusive, private retreat into a unique entertainer’s nirvana.

Step inside, and you are presented with the dramatic panorama of the … Continue Reading »

Rich list shorter in 2011

The number of suburbs with a median house or unit price of $1 million or more fell by -13.8% in 2011 compared to 2010, with the result reflective of the weak performance of the premium housing market over the year.

Over the 2011 calendar year, 194 suburbs across the country had a median house price of $1 million or more. To be considered for the list, the suburb had to have at least 10 sales over … Continue Reading »

Cliff-tops in prime demand

There’s very few places in Sydney that can command the coastal and city views like Dover Heights.

 

First settled in the early 1800s by market gardeners, Dover Heights was named for the imposing sandstone cliffs which are a major feature of the suburb and were said to resemble the cliffs of Dover in England. Retail pioneer Daniel Cooper was one of the first landowners in the … Continue Reading »

Dover Heights’s profile

Dover Heights

Overview:
With many of its expansive homes enjoying stunning views across the harbour to the CBD or east to the ocean, this affluent family suburb is nestled between the bustle of Bondi and the genteel sophistication of Vaucluse and Rose Bay.

Schools:
Primary

Vaucluse Public School
Cambridge Avenue, Vaucluse
P 9337 2672
www.vaucluse-p.schools.nsw.edu.au

Secondary – co-ed

Rose Bay Secondary College
Partially selective, Year 8 – 12
Hardy Street, Dover Heights
P … Continue Reading »