Algester Real Estate is selling real estate properties in Algester, which is an outer suburb of Brisbane, Queensland. Located 18km south-west of Brisbane City, Algester's population is estimated at 8,262. The suburbs of Algester, Calamvale and now Parkinson, sit on the southern border or boundary of the City of Brisbane. Algester's name is a version of the English town of "Alcester". Briefly in the mid to late 1970s the suburb was colloquially named Ridgewood Heights after the Ridgewood Heights property development that then made up most of its land area, but has officially been known as Algester from 1972. Algester Real Estate is excited to sell property in this location. Having schools, shops, parks, cafes all within a short distance, as well as very frequent buses to take you directly into the city. Located in a quiet pocket it is only a 20 minute drive into the city or 40 minutes to the Gold Coast.