NSW waterfront properties for sale under $1 million – realestate.com.au
The idea of waterfront living often seems like an unattainable dream, especially with the current state of the housing market. However, with some searching, there are still hidden pockets across NSW where this dream can become a reality. Some properties, located less than an hour from Sydney, offer a chance to own a waterfront property for under $1 million. Though these might not be located on the shores of well-known beaches, they are scattered across the state’s scenic rivers, lakes, and creeks. Here are ten of the best waterfront bargains on offer:
Located at 36 Jellico St in Macksville, this property offers the ‘ultimate waterfront with a boat ramp’ and has a price guide of $850,000 – $900,000. With a deep water frontage to the Taylors Arm River, it features a renovated house with an electric winch for boat launching. The two to three-bedroom house includes an open plan living and dining area with water views and is complete with a rear entertaining deck along with an outdoor kitchen, a spa, and a fireplace.
This riverfront cottage, situated at 181 Tweed Valley Way, offers a peaceful retreat on the shores of the Tweed River with a two-bedroom house and a price guide of $695,000 – $745,000. The property includes a modern bathroom, a retro-style kitchen, an entertaining deck, and a pontoon. Furthermore, it is perfect for enthusiastic water sports enthusiasts.
A waterfront reserve is up for sale at 74 Dora St on the Dora Creek north of Sydney. This 1486 sqm property is in need of some renovation, but it has a two-bedroom cottage and a single garage. Alternatively, knock down and rebuild the family home with a waterfront lifestyle in a quiet location. No price guide has been released, but the property is listed on realestate.com.au among properties with a price under $1 million.
Located at 347 Rollands Plains Rd, this $840,000 – $870,000 property is on over one acre, backing onto Wilsons River close to Port Macquarie. It features a renovated cottage and a detached studio with stunning gardens backing onto the natural riverfront. The cottage has two large bedrooms, air-conditioned living and dining, and a covered terrace with spa. Outside includes a fire pit and an entertaining pavilion.
Another waterfront property at Dora Creek is 54 Baker St with a price guide of $860,000 – $920,000. Set on 677 sqm with a north-easterly aspect, the Lake Macquarie property provides an excellent opportunity for those seeking to build their dream waterfront home or utilize the current low maintenance home for holidays or an Airbnb opportunity. The property features a licensed and private jetty, an approved DA for a second dwelling, a one-bedroom home, and a timber deck overlooking the water.
A large waterfront reserve at 32 Harriss Ave on the northern shores of St Georges Basin is up for sale at $950,000. Set on 1,352 sqm, this property is just a few meters to the water’s edge. The spacious backyard provides an excellent opportunity for those with kids and loves to run around, as well as for those who wish to start a chicken or veggie garden.
– Waterfront living is becoming increasingly popular, leading to a surge in demand and rising prices.
– The NSW South Coast has become a hotspot for property buyers, especially those seeking a coastal lifestyle.
– Despite the current economic downturn, the market for affordable waterfront properties remains robust.
If you are looking for a waterfront property under $1 million in NSW, some hidden gems can be found with some research. These properties offer an opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the state’s scenic rivers, lakes, and creeks, providing a peaceful lifestyle without the hustle and bustle of a beachfront location.
Waterfront living doesn’t need to be an unattainable dream. With some searching, some hidden gems can still be found in NSW. These properties offer a chance to enjoy the state’s scenic rivers, lakes, and creeks, and are more affordable than many beachfront locations. Whether you’re a water sports enthusiast or looking for a peaceful retreat, these properties offer a unique lifestyle worth considering.