36 Kennedy Tce, PaddingtonThe house at 36 Kennedy Tce will be auctioned at 10am on July 28 through Judi O’Dea and Michael Kleimeyer of Space Property Agents. More from newsNew apartments released at idyllic retirement community Samford Grove Presented by Parks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus17 hours agoPaul Lomas is selling his Paddington home by auction. AAP image, John GassInside there are new spotted gum floors throughout, there is a secure, remote controlled double garage and storage space under the house. The home is close to cafes and public transport.According to CoreLogic figures the house market in Paddington is experiencing solid price growth. 36 Kennedy Tce, Paddington. Picture: realestate.com.auThe Lomas family moved into their home at 36 Kennedy Tce, Paddington, three years ago.And while they have listed it for sale, owner Paul Lomas said they definitely planned to stay in the area.He said they loved Paddington because it was close to the city and a family-friendly area.“It is safe – I think the most important thing for us is it’s safe, considering it is so close to the city, you don’t really have any problems here at all,” he said.With the local market performing well of late Mr Lomas said they thought now was a good time to sell.The three-bedroom Paddington cottage has a contemporary kitchen and lounge which leads out on to a rear deck with 180 degree views across the suburb.It has been renovated and has open plan living areas and ducted airconditioning.The kitchen has stainless-steel appliances, a large servery window and storage space. The home has been raised and has a concrete slab underneath in preparation for a new owner to potentially build in underneath subject to council approval. 36 Kennedy Tce, Paddington. Picture: realestate.com.auIn the past three months the median house price has risen by 8.5 per cent and has jumped by 15 per cent in the past 12 months.The market is still popular with buyers with 148 houses and 65 units sold in the past 12 months.