BANYULE - Real Estate


The City of Banyule is located in Melbourne's north-east suburbs and contains a diversity of real estate, ranging from 1880s housing in suburbs such as Ivanhoe and Heidelberg to recent growth areas such as St Helena.

The 20 suburbs of the City of Banyule are on 63 square kilometres between 7 and 21 kilometres north-east of central Melbourne and include: Bellfield, Briar Hill, Bundoora, Eaglemont, Eltham North, Greensborough, Heidelberg, Heidelberg Heights, Heidelberg West, Ivanhoe, Ivanhoe East, Lower Plenty, Macleod, Montmorency, Rosanna, St Helena, Viewbank, Watsonia, Watsonia North and Yallambie.

Early development in Banyule dates from the 1840s and 1850s, with the earliest areas of settlement being Heidelberg and Ivanhoe. The construction of the railway to Hurstbridge encouraged the development of areas such as Eaglemont and Rosanna. There was significant growth in Banyule in the post war era as suburbs such as Macleod, Watsonia, Greensborough, and Heidelberg West expanded.

Banyule Real Estate is undulating, apart from some relatively flat land in the west and on the river floodplains. The City of Banyule is renowned for its open spaces and plentiful parklands, especially along the Yarra and Plenty River valleys. Banyule is an established residential real estate area that is continuing to attract real estate development in its existing areas.

Real estate in the City of Banyule is increasingly popular as the area offers many excellent community leisure facilities, which include the indoor aquatics and fitness centres at Ivanhoe, West Heidelberg, Watsonia and Greensborough. Greensborough in the City of Banyule has a synthetic athletics track, while a hockey centre and indoor netball stadium can be found at Bellfield and Macleod respectively. There are other playing fields, tennis and bowling clubs throughout the City of Banyule.

Cycling and walking through the City of Banyule is a popular pastime, made enjoyable by the many bicycle and walking tracks throughout the city, particularly along the Yarra and Plenty Rivers and the Darebin Creek.

To discuss the latest real estate trends in the Banyule property market or for more information about any of our properties listed on this website in the Banyule area please contact one of our Morrison Kleeman team members.