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n3xia23
4/5 rating details
  • Clean & Green 4/5
  • Cost of Living 4/5
  • Eating Out 2/5
  • Gym & Fitness 3/5
  • Internet Access 3/5
  • Lack of Traffic 3/5
  • Neighbourly Spirit 4/5
  • Nightlife 2/5
  • Parking 2/5
  • Parks & Recreation 3/5
  • Peace & Quiet 4/5
  • Pest Free 5/5
  • Public Transport 5/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Shopping Options 3/5
  • Safe & Sound 4/5
  • Schools 5/5

"Lots of unit complexes, yet relatively quiet"

I bought a unit in Kelsey Cres in July 2009. I have lived there for five months so far and intend on staying for years yet. For investors, the area averages about 10-20 years older than Lyons or Palmerston (for example), but still fetches decent rental prices.

Despite a shortage of off-street parking, the street is not full of parked cars. It is not well-lit at night though.

Kelsey Crescent is almost purely unit complexes, but is surprisingly quiet. I can usually sleep in without being dis... Full review
Pros
  • Literally central to everything
Cons
  • Many unit complexes = many residents
Recommended for
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Gay & Lesbian
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