Red Hill Suburb Review (Brisbane, Queensland)


About Red Hill:

Red Hill, an inner suburb of Brisbane and very near the CBD, has a hilly landscape. It is mainly a residential suburb, but there are shops and small businesses found on Musgrave and Waterworks Roads. Red Hill is a popular suburb for property investors and Metropole’s buyers agents have helped many investors find investment grade properties in this suburb and nearby.



Several council buses operate in Red Hill. Waterworks and Musgrave Roads are serviced by buses number 380, 381 and 379; Arthur Terrace by bus number 378; and Kennedy Terrace by bus number 377.



Red Hill is surrounded by a number of parks including Woolcock Park, Gilbert Park, McCaskie Park, Grey Gums Park, Bancroft Park, Kundu Park, Kulgun Park and Victoria Park. Gilbert Park is the home of Brisbane’s National Rugby League team, the Brisbane Broncos.

Red Hill is home to several heritage-listed sites: Cross Terrace, Normanby Hotel, Warriston, Craigerne, Ithaca Town Council Chambers, St Brigid’s Church and St Brigid’s Convent. St Brigid’s Church, a Roman catholic church built in 1914, is a landmark of Red Hill and is easily visible as it is located on a hilltop.

To watch films or plays, go to the Roundhouse Theatre, Arts Theatre, Blue Room Cinebar, Palace Cinemas, Old Museum Building, The Tivoli, Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts or Twelfth Night Theatre.



There are many schools in the suburbs near Red Hill, including The Petrie Terrace State School in Paddington, Kelvin Grove State College in Kelvin Grove, Ithaca Creek State School on Lugg St, St Finbarr’s Primary School, St Ambrose’s Primary School, Brisbane Grammar School and Red Hill Special School.

The child care centres found in and around Red Hill include Chatterbox Child Development and Care Centres, Herston First Steps Child Care Centre, Kelvin Grove Land Pre-School and Child Care Centre, Lady Gowrie Child Care Centre, Spring Hill, Paddington Child Care Centre and Newmarket House Child Care Centre.



Red Hill is serviced by several hospitals in nearby suburbs including St Andrews War Memorial Hospital, Brisbane Private Hospital, Royal Children’s Hospital, Royal Women’s Hospital and Royal Brisbane Hospital.



Local stores include Paddington, Kelvin Grove or Spring Hill shopping complexes. In addition, Brisbane CBD, Toowong Village and the Indooroopilly Shopping Centres offer a large variety of stores and boutiques.


Real estate profile:

Red Hill is predominantly a residential area, with more flats than any other type of dwelling. Many houses are rented and many people are professionals. 78.3% of dwellings in Red Hill are separate houses, whilst 16.4% are flats, units or apartments. Most are being rented (48.2%), whilst the rest are either being purchased (32.3%) or fully owned (19.1%). If you are renting out properties in Red Hill, hire Metropole’s property management experts to take care of your investments. Metropole Brisbane offers professional and first-rate property management services in the Red Hill area.


Red Hill Buyers Agents:

Over the years the experiences Buyer’s Agents at Metropole have helped many property investors and home buyers purchase in this area. Why not click here and leave your details so we can be in contact and help you with your property search the best investment property for your portfolio in Red Hill.

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