Kew Suburb Review (Melbourne, Victoria)

Within 7.1 kms to Melbourne’s Central Business District, bordering Balwyn, Alphington, Fairfield, Abbotsford and Richmond, Kew is considered one of the most private, safe and green suburbs within the state of Victoria. This makes Kew a popular suburb for property investment.
Kew has many private schools such as Xavier College,  Methodist Ladies College, Trinity Grammar, Genzzano FCJ College and Carey Baptist Grammar school the options are endless in securing a great education for your children.
The majority or streets are tree lined, accompanied with remarkable family homes.
Part of the City of Boroondara, Kew has a rich history of both indigenous and early European settlement. It offers many leisure and recreational facilities such as swimming centres, sports grounds and golf courses. Kew neighbours with Hawthorn which expands even further the amount of private schools in the general area.

Most sought after properties

Most sought after properties:

Most popular homes vary from more recent executive architectural stylish homes to more traditional period residence. There is a smattering of apartments in the suburb that are always highly sought after. Property investors in Kew have a lot of great options.

Most common properties

Most common properties:

Mixture of charming Californian bungalows, Edwardians, Victorian and new architectural landmarks.

Top amenities

Top amenities:

Public transport, private schooling, recreational facilities, arts and culture, community groups, centres and programs all add to the appeal and higher end entry level.

Local industry and business

Local industry and business:

Shoppers and diners are spoiled for choice with a wide range of cosmopolitan shops, cafes, restaurants, high quality fresh food outlets and service business in Kew.

Recent changes

Recent changes:

Kew has undergone several changes in recent years to insure the historic and heritage rich suburb protecting the suburbs unique neighbourhood character with new residential zoning.

Best streets

Best streets:

Some of the more prominent addresses in Kew are Florence Avenue, Belmont Avenue, Sylvan Court, Barrington Avenue just to name a few.

Public transport

Public transport:

Kew has experienced sustainable transport planning improving both bus, train and tram for local commuters.

Main arteries

Main arteries:

High Street, Glenferrie Road, Princess Street, and Bakers Road are the major roads in this suburb.

Buyers Agents

Kew Buyers Agents

Over the years the experiences Buyer’s Agents at Metropole have helped many property investors and home buyers purchase in this area. Why not click here and leave your details so we can be in contact and help you with your property search the best investment property for your portfolio in Kew.