St Ives is clearly a highly sought after suburb & has a very healthy median sale price. The geographical size of St Ives is around 14 kilometres & it is surrounded by picturesque Garigal National Park. It offers a conveninent position only a short drive from Gordon or Pymble train stations, while being only a leisurely drive of around 30 minutes to reach the picturesque Northern Beaches. It boasts many impressive features including a fashionable Shopping Centre, a selection of great cafes & regular bus services (going to Gordon train station, city express & Macquarie). here are an array of popular schools within the area including: Sydney Grammar, Brigidine, Masada, Corpus Christi, St Ives High School, St Ives Public School, St Ives North Public School, St Ives Park Primary School & Sir Eric Woodward School.