Liveability and amenity make Melbourne East one of Victoria’s most desirable residential destinations.
The region is well-serviced, well-connected and diverse, with lifestyle choices ranging from inner-city dwelling with its buzzing cafes, restaurants and bars through to rural tranquillity.
Residents enjoy a choice of hospitals, medical facilities and health services, as well as some of Australia’s leading private schools, universities and other tertiary institutions. These work together to maintain a culture of academic achievement – evidenced by the region being ranked highest in Australia for primary and secondary school attainment.
Melbourne East is a well-connected region ranked in Australia’s top five for access to major roadways, plus five passenger rail lines, multiple tram and bus routes, and freeway access via Eastlink and the Monash Freeway that provide efficient routes to market.
Retail centres in Melbourne East are sophisticated and diverse and they include the Ringwood, Box Hill, Camberwell, Doncaster Hill and Glen Waverley centres, as
well as tourism assets of national significance like the world-famous Yarra Valley and
the picturesque Dandenong Ranges.
Melbourne East is a valuable proposition to new, or existing investors seeking to leverage the competitive strengths of the region in research, technology, health, education and professional services.
The forecast for population growth is strong and the number of residents in the region is expected to grow by 185,000 people through to 2031 – this will generate 10,000 retail jobs.