Creating your Dream Home in Perth: Our Top Picks for Suburbs to Build in.




Baldivis is situated approximately 42 kilometres from Perth’s CBD, it’s an ideal location for individuals, couples, and families due to its proximity to local schools around the area. The town’s annual growth rate is 9.2%, with a median house price of $475,000*.

As the suburb has grown, the town centre of Baldivis has also evolved into a bustling hub, featuring amenities such as Stockland Baldivis shopping centre, medical facilities, a dentist, gym, cafes, and the local pub. Additionally, the Baldivis Nature Reserve, Baldivis Recreation Centre, and Bonney’s WA Water Ski Park are noteworthy features of the area. Baldivis Primary School, Settlers Primary School, and Tranby College are among the local schools in the area. It has become a hub of activity and has been placed in the top thee “hottest suburbs” to live in WA.




Situated 44 kilometres from Perth, this suburb sits right next to safety bay in the City if Rockingham, so the ideal place is you are looking to be closer to the coast.

The median property price for a house is currently $450,000 with the annual capital growth of 18.42%*.

The city of Rockingham is renowned for its safe, calm, shallow water swimming and sandy beaches, so the perfect place for individuals, couples, or families to spend your weekends with friends and family. With plenty of parks and nature reserves around – Waikiki is an attractive suburb for people who want to be by the coast as well as exploring the nature reserves and green space with their dogs and families. With a host of primary schools and high schools (both public and private), within the suburb, it’s attracting young couples and families to the area.




Ellenbrook is a northeastern suburb of Perth, Western Australia, about 30 km from Perth’s city centre, located within the City of Swan.

The median property price for a house is currently sitting at $459,000 with an annual capital growth of 6.3%*.

Relatively isolated from neighbouring suburbs, Ellenbrook has been designed to function as a self-sustainable community. Within its boundaries there are two community centres, a library, skate park, a large water park and Ellenbrook Central, which has around 100 stores.

Sporting activities are well catered to with facilities available for tennis, basketball, netball, cricket and swimming. There are several local primary and high schools in Ellenbrook (both public and private), as well as a good amount of public open space to explore, with parks, lakes and reserves featuring throughout.



Hilbert is approximately 27kms from the city centre of Perth, this rural and semi-rural suburb is located on the fringe of the City of Armadale.

The median property price for a house is currently $444,000 with the annual capital growth of 11.0*%.

Hilbert is one of the region’s fastest growing areas, popular with families due to its range of amenities, affordability, and closeness to some of Perth’s most magnificent natural parks and waterways.

There is plenty to do for those that love to shop and dine out, with Hilbert being close to both Armadale Shopping Centre and Cockburn Gateway Shopping City – featuring many excellent restaurants and retail outlets. There is also a future Hilbert Town Centre to be developed to better service the area. In addition to all of this, there are movie cinemas, pharmacies, gyms, libraries, post offices, banks, hospitals, and doctors’ clinics all within a few kilometres.




Set in a semi-rural location, yet just 20km from Perth’s CBD, Brabham offers its residents an easy commute to the city from an area that’s surrounded by 4,000 hectares of parklands, recreation facilities and conservation reserves Brabham is located in the City of Swan just south of Henley Brook

Brabham has recently experienced an annual growth rate of 7.3% and a median house sale price of $505,000*

As well as being close to Swan Valley’s famous wineries, restaurants and scenery, Brabham also borders Whiteman Park – one of Perth’s favourite recreational spaces, with walking trails, cycle paths, children’s water playground, cafes and Caversham Wildlife Park. Boasting three primary schools, a high school and a commercial town centre, Brabham is a suburb that’s attracting the attention of families looking for a relaxed and enjoyable way of life.

New Generation Homes. Your Partner in Finding the Best Suburb for your New Home Build.

If you’re still on the hunt for that perfect Perth suburb that matches your lifestyle and budget, let us help you. Whether you’re a first home buyer, second or investor, it is so important to research before choosing the suburb you want to build in.

At New Generation Homes, we offer a wide range of suburb information, along with House & Land packages that are tailored to meet your specific lifestyle and budget. Whether you’re building for the first time or you’re seasoned investor, we have a wealth of experience and knowledge to help you find your dream build location. Plus, our packages include a range of features and inclusions that are sure to impress!

Don’t let the stress of finding the perfect suburb hold you back from building your dream home. Fill out the form below, and one of our friendly sales consultants will be in touch to help you find the perfect plot in the perfect spot.

*statistics were procured through the REIWA website, April 2023.

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