Chermside QLD 4032

Why Chermside?

Approximately 10km North of the Brisbane CBD and with an approximate population of 9,300 and growing with a 14% rise within 5 years. Chermside is a key destination along Queensland Transports future Northern Busway and home to Westfield Chermside the largest Westfield shopping centre in Australia with a 16-screen cinema complex.

Chermside has a combination of post-war homes, brick and tile but with a growing majority being units and apartments recently expanding within the suburb. Chermside consists of mostly sport and recreation, low density residential and community facilities. The demand for housing and units in the area has been strong and is likely to continue due to a combination of infrastructure, good public transport options, access to tunnels and the suburb’s affordability for first home buyers and investors.

It has seen an influx of young professional couples and investors move into the suburb over the past few years due to the affordability and location to the CBD, transportation, hospitals, and the very popular Westfield Chermside, Chermside Aquatic Centre and Water Park and Brisbane City’s public library all being home to Chermside.

Chermside has been made popular due to the expansion of recreational areas and being home to the 7th Brigade Park, Marchant Park with links to the Downfall Creek Bikeway connecting you through to Virginia, not to mention the multiple public transport routes to the CBD that Westfield Chermside has to offer within the Northern Busway.


Chermside has undergone an extensive shift to multi-unit dwellings taking it to approximately 51% of property types being units and apartments with the majority being 60% renters. The new generation of young working professionals, young families and investors have seen many newer style unit complexes being built.

Health, Education and Schooling

Within proximity to The Prince Charles Hospital, St Vincent’s Private and Chermside Day Hospital it does also offer several medical centres that are located throughout the suburb. Chermside has a selection of well-respected public schools being a short distance to both Craigslea State School and Craigslea State High with Wavell Heights State and High schools another favorable option within close proximity.

The suburb offers buyers a home or investment across all budget ranges. Having so much diversity between recreation, shopping precincts, medical facilities, and transportation. Chermside has the potential to undergo a major influx of people wanting to flock to this suburb over the coming years.


Do you need a Buyer’s Agent in Chermside who can assist you to purchase a property?

Why do you need a buyer’s agent in Chermside? We gain access to properties that are not on the real estate forums removing competition, we have a team of past valuers and agents, we are experienced negotiators who also manage your contract process to alleviate the stress and remove the emotion.

Chermside QLD