Gary Peer & Associates McKinnon
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Located 12 km southeast of the CBD, McKinnon is a homely residential neighborhood known for its high-standard public schools and sprawling recreational reserves. The population consists mainly of married couples (55.3%), and non-married individuals (17%), with high percentage of residents being professionals (33.9%). A large proportion of homes are fully owned (33.5%).
McKinnon is a family friendly location within a top government secondary school zone. The local McKinnon Secondary College is one of the top state high schools, reputable for being high-scoring. This has ensured that property in the area remains in high demand. McKinnon also offers much in the way of a leisurely lifestyle with shopping strips, multiple dining options and recreational areas all easily accessible in the area. The suburb has a rich history and this has been preserved by the area’s Box Cottage Museum, which showcases an exact replica of a small pioneer cottage thought to be built in the 1840’s and other various historical artifacts.
House Styles: Many of the houses in the McKinnon area are 1930’s California bungalows, alongside newly developed and renovated apartments, townhouses and houses.
Best known for: McKinnon Secondary College, Box Cottage Museum
Nearby Shopping Centres/Strips: Mckinnon Road Shopping Strip, Bentleigh Market Sunday, South Road Plaza, North Road Shopping Strip, Centre Road Shopping Strip.
Popular Cafés/Restaurants: Mountain of Bears, Jimmy Grants, Remezzo, Cielo Gourmet Pizza, Mr Burch, The Way to San Jos, Kung Fu Sushi, Fabulous Fine Foods
Train Stations: McKinnon Station, Ormond Station, Bentleigh Station, Patterson Station, Glen Huntly Station
Tram Routes: 67
Parks: Wattle Grove Reserve, Joyce Park, Allnutt Park, McKinnon Reserve
Schools: Mckinnon Secondary College, Brighton Secondary College, Bentlegih Secondary College, Ormond Primary School, Mckinnon Primary School, Bentleigh West Primary School, Valkstone Primary School, Caulfield South Primary School, Kilvington Grammar School, The Japanese School of Melbourne.
Surrounding Suburbs: Caulfield South, Ormond, Murrumbeena, Brighton East, Mckinnon, Bentleigh East, Brighton East, Bentleigh
Median House Price: $1,300,000
Median Unit Price: $775,000
Local Government: City of Glen Eira