What are the signs of a potential growth suburb?

If you're looking for residential property investments consider the following when researching suburbs.

What has occurred to pricing in surrounding suburbs?

How is the suburb serviced for public transport?

What is the quality of public amenities and are private amenities (cafés, restaurants, bars etc) on the improve?

What is the access to good quality public schools?

These are factors, when combined with employment and population growth, that generally lead to capital growth. Other factors to consider are rental vacancies, clearance rates, and growing trend in property sales numbers.