When choosing McGrath, you can expect an experienced, friendly and dedicated team with extensive local knowledge. At McGrath Hornsby, we offer a wide variety of real estate services catering to the Upper North Shore and surrounding areas, and are happy to assist you in selling, buying or managing your chosen property investment.
Located approximately 28 kilometres north west of Sydney’s CBD, Hornsby was named after early settler Constable Samuel Henry Horne in 1836. With a rich Aboriginal and colonial history, the area is dotted with cave paintings, middens and sandstone carvings amongst the natural landscape of Ku-ring-gai National Park.
Today, Hornsby features a bustling town centre at Florence Street Mall, with Westfield Hornsby, one of the biggest shopping districts of northern Sydney, the Hornsby train station with direct lines to Newcastle and the CBD, and a bus interchange that connects residents to nearby suburbs, hospitals and schools.
Local families have a variety of well-regarded public and private schools to choose from, including Barker College, Hornsby Girls High School, Hornsby South Public School, Clarke Road Special School and Loreto Normanhurst. The Hornsby TAFE and University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) Ku-ring-gai Campus provide tertiary students with high quality educational facilities close to home.
With a lively outdoor café culture along the Florence and Hunter Street Malls, Hornsby locals enjoy a selection of restaurants offering modern Thai, seafood and Italian food at favourites such as Blu Water Grill, Olive Bar and Grill, Taxim Restaurant, Wok King Peking Restaurant and Hardeep's Indian Restaurant.
Outdoors, residents are spoilt with countless parks, hiking paths and waterways located in Ku-ring-gai National Park, frequented by fitness fanatics and weekend meanderers. For a combination of lush bush land, great shopping and a city-fringe location, you needn’t look further than Hornsby.
property management service
With a dedicated accounts department, the property management team at McGrath Hornsby is experienced in managing both residential and commercial properties within the area. With expertise in everything from property presentation, maintenance, inspections, tenant selection and the negotiation of lease, the team’s expert knowledge of the local area has allowed them to manage properties efficiently and effectively, with excellent results for their clients.