First Home buyer? How the Southern Highlands Offers the Perfect Start

Purchasing your first home is a milestone event, and the Southern Highlands, particularly Moss Vale, offers a blend of community, quality of life, and affordability that is hard to match. If you’re a first-home buyer considering where to plant your roots, here are compelling reasons to choose the Southern Highlands.

Community and Support

Moss Vale is not just a location; it’s a community. Ashbourne is designed with community at its heart—featuring shared spaces ideal for markets and gatherings, and a community hub to foster connections among residents. This sense of community is further enriched by design guidelines that ensure a harmonious architectural theme, fostering a cohesive and aesthetically pleasing environment where neighbours become friends.

Unmatched Quality of Life

The Southern Highlands marries rural tranquillity with city convenience, offering a lifestyle many dream of but few attain. Moss Vale itself is a treasure, surrounded by natural beauty that invites you to live a healthy, outdoor lifestyle. From local parks and waterfalls to the Moss Vale Golf Club and numerous walking trails, the options to unwind are plentiful. Local amenities like the historic Railway Street Farmers Market and the Southern Highlands Brewing Co. add a unique flavour to everyday life.

Financial Benefits

Buying at Ashbourne can provide financial benefits to first-time buyers. With a 5% deposit* on land purchases and a possible $25,000* rebate when building your home according to the Ashbourne Design Guidelines, the path to home ownership is made easier. The development features lots from 450 sqm up to 2,000 sqm, providing a range of options to suit different budgets and lifestyle needs. The benefit of securing your lot now saves you from future market increases and gives you more time to save.

Strategic Location

Located just 90 minutes from Sydney and Canberra and 60 minutes from Wollongong, Moss Vale offers strategic connectivity combining rural charm and city links. Whether commuting for work or leisure, residents benefit from excellent road links and the Moss Vale Train Station, making travel seamless.

A Future-Proof Investment

Choosing Ashbourne is not just a lifestyle choice but a sound investment. The Southern Highlands is growing in popularity and is forecast to grow by 35% by 2041, which means property values have a positive outlook. With its detailed and sustainable design principles, Ashbourne represents not just a home but a place to grow and thrive.

For first-home buyers, Ashbourne is more than a place to live—its a place to start living your best life. Explore the possibilities today and take your first step towards a beautiful future in Moss Vale.


*On selected stage 1 land lots