Beckenham is approximately 12km from the Perth CBD, with around 2550 homes in the area. Although the number of homes in the area is over 2000, the average annual turnover of property is only 89 making Beckenham a Niche Marketplace.
With the close proximity to Perth City, and local amenities like Westfield Carousel, Beckenham Bulkyplex & Cannington Leisureplex this location is highly sought after by first home buyer and some developers. With a rezoning change in the area going through around 2010, much of the land in Beckenham is now able to be subdivided to attain a higher density. Beckenham currently has approximately only 25% of its 2550 homes as rental or investment properties.
With the average selling price in Beckenham sitting at $354,000 (Dec 11′), with all the available amenities and facilities surrounding the suburb, it is no wonder why it is such a highly sought after place to live.
Approximate annual growth for Beckenham over the past 10 years to 2012 has been 13.2% per annum.