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Discover Freshwater from your local Buyers Agent’s Perspective

Are you Looking to buy property in the highly sought after suburb of Freshwater,  located in Sydney’s Northern Beaches? Let your experienced Buyers Agents at Lock & Key Property Buyers make the entire process easy, simple and fast for you.


With Lock & Key Property Buyers you can enjoy a stress free property hunt and purchase with industry professionals on your team. With local knowledge and relationships with Local Real Estate agents, We’ll find your dream home in the right location, with all the best features and the highest potential for return on your investment; And we’ll always keep you in the loop along the way,  so you can stay informed and involved in the purchasing of your dream home!

Why Choose Lock & Key Property Buyers?

Lock & Key’s seasoned experts offer invaluable guidance throughout your property buying journey. With a focus on your best interests, we bring industry expertise to navigate the market effectively. Our comprehensive approach involves not only identifying your dream property but also meticulous analysis of the current market, growth potential, and area considerations. Hailing from diverse backgrounds, our team excels in both buying and selling processes, possessing in-depth knowledge of market intricacies.


At Lock & Key, confidentiality is paramount. We prioritise the privacy of your information, employing carefully crafted processes and systems to maintain complete confidentiality. Rest assured, your details remain secure, and we never share them with third parties unless expressly authorised in writing. Trust Lock & Key for a successful and discreet property buying experience.


Living in Freshwater: A Snapshot

Location: Freshwater, formally known as Harbord, Freshwater is a highly sought after suburb located on the Northern Beaches of Sydney. Situated 17 kilometers North East of Sydney’s CBD, It falls under the local government area of Warringah Shire Council and is part of the Northern Beaches Region.


In 2008, locals voted to change Freshwater’s name from Harbord, aligning it with the beach. Named after the 1884 Freshwater Estate, Duke Kahanamoku introduced surfing to the area during his Australian trip. A statue and plaques at Freshwater beach commemorate him. Transport links are robust, with buses connecting to Manly and beyond. Numerous bike paths cater to the health-conscious. Freshwater boasts diverse shops and cafes, from essential services to the bustling Freshwater Village. For high-end options, Warringah Mall is a short ride away. The beach, popular among surfers, maintains a serene atmosphere, complemented by family-friendly Jacka Park.

Local Schools in and near the Freshwater area:

  • Government Schools: Harbord Public School, Stewart House School, Northern Beaches Secondary College Freshwater Senior Campus, Northern Beaches Secondary College Mackellar Girls Campus, Curl Curl North Public School, Northern Beaches Secondary College Manly Campus, Manly Village Public School, Royal Far West School, and The Beach School.


  • Private Schools: St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School, Stella Maris College, Stella Maris College – Benedict Campus, St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, St Luke’s Grammar School, and St Kevin’s Catholic Primary School.


  • Preschools: Harbord Kindergarten 1, Harbord Kindergarten 2, Manly Community Pre-School, Ivanhoe Park Pre-School, and Manly Vale Community Kindergarten.


Discover and unlock the full potential of Freshwater’s Real Estate market with Lock and Key Property Buyers. Book your free consultation today.



Q1. What types of properties do Lock & Key Property Buyers specialise in Freshwater?

Lock & Key secures various property types. These include on and off-market prestige, real estate and profitable residential properties in and around the heart of Freshwater.

Q2. Who can benefit from the services of Lock & Key Property Buyers in Freshwater?

 Lock & Key caters to various clientele. These include first-time home buyers, property investors, and those seeking prestige.

Q3. How can Lock & Key ease the stress of buying property in Freshwater?

Lock & Key Buyers find, bid, and negotiate property for the best prices, reducing time, money and stress for buyers.

Q4. Is client information confidential when working with Lock & Key Property Buyers?

Absolutely. Lock & Key prioritise client confidentiality, and hold each client’s information in the strictest confidence.

Q5. What is the historical significance of Freshwater, formerly known as Harbord?

They renamed Harbord to Freshwater in 2008, named after Lady Carrington’s maiden name. The beach got its name from the Freshwater Estate in 1884. Duke Kahanamoku introduced surfing to Australia.

Q6. How is Freshwater connected to Sydney's CBD and other areas?

Freshwater has excellent transport links, primarily through buses that connect to express services to the sydney cbd, to Manly and Warringah Mall. Additionally, the Manly ferry and roadways like Pittwater Road and Condamine Street offer convenient travel options for the everyday commuter.

Q7. What are the popular recreation spots in Freshwater?

Freshwater offers a variety of recreation options. These include Freshwater Beach which is ideal for surfing, swimming and sunbathing with two childrens playgrounds, with lush australian native cliff side gardens. Additionally, there is the Reserve, where visitors can enjoy BBQs and admire the rock pool or even walk or ride along the bike tracks that hug the coastline to Dee Why beach and beyond. Lastly,  Jacka Park is a great place for families to picnic and run around. Equipped with a recently refurbished children’s playground and amenities.

Q8. What are the shopping options in Freshwater?

Freshwater has a Village feel with shops on Harbord Road, including a butcher, newsagent, pharmacy, GP and coffee shop. The larger Freshwater Village and Warringah Mall provide a diverse selection of shops, restaurants, lifestyle and wellness options and cafes.

Q9. Which schools are in Freshwater?

Freshwater has several schools in the Northern Beaches Secondary College. These schools include Harbord Public School, St John the Baptist Catholic School, and Freshwater Senior Campus.

Q10. How is the demographic in Freshwater characterised?

Freshwater has equal numbers of Brick and weatherboard houses. The community consists of a mix of young families, investors, and professionals seeking a beachside active lifestyle.

Q11. What are the types of property Lock & Key can help secure in Freshwater?

Lock & Key can secure various property types. These properties include investment property, prestige property, and residential real estate.

Q12. How can Lock & Key assist with the property buying process in Freshwater?

Lock & Key helps clients with buying properties, from finding to negotiating the best price on behalf of the client.

Q13. What are the historical and cultural landmarks in Freshwater?

Freshwater has important spots like the Harbord Diggers Club and a statue honoring Duke Kahanamoku, who brought surfing  culture to Australia.

Q14. How is Freshwater connected to educational facilities?

Freshwater has government schools, private schools and pre-schools for the residents.

Q15. Why do people choose to live in Freshwater?

People choose Freshwater for its unique beachside lifestyle, proximity to the city, family-friendly atmosphere, picturesque beaches, and a vibrant surf culture.