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There are 82 real estate agents servicing Alexandria and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 287 properties. We have analysed all these Alexandria agents and on request within 24 hours we will send you a free, up-to-date report on their performance, sales track record and what fees you should pay. View report contents

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Real Estate Agents Alexandria – 2016/17 Performance

Alexandria Real Estate Agents sold 287 properties over the last 12 months (81 houses and 206 units). On average these 81 Alexandria houses took 74 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -7% from their initial listing price. Alexandria units on average took 45 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -7% from their initial listing price.

The best Alexandria Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Alexandria agents are in our free report

Importantly it is the performance of the individual real estate agent rather than the agency used that matters. With over 82 agents operating in the Sydney – South council area servicing the Alexandria market and 31 agencies, vendors should only use those Alexandria agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Alexandria property.

With total house growth of 41% over the last five years Alexandria agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared not as well growing at 30%. Growth in Alexandria houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -1% for houses (5yr average 8%) and below for units -1% (5yr average 6%).

Request your free report for the individual performance details of real estate agents in Alexandria and the properties they have sold over the last couple of years.

With Alexandria houses only selling on average every 9 years and units every 6 years, securing the best Alexandria real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

At the end of the day choosing the best Alexandria real estate agent to sell your property can make years of difference to your personal financial situation.

Suburb Overview

Alexandria is an inner-city suburb of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Alexandria is located 4 kilometres south of the Sydney central business district and is part of the local government area of the City of Sydney. The postcode is 2015.

The rough boundaries of Alexandria are Botany Road to the east, Gardeners Road to the south, Mitchell Road and Sydney Park to the west, and Henderson Road to the north. It is approximately 2 km south of Central Station.

Alexandria was named after Princess Alexandra, wife of King Edward VII. The name was also used for the surrounding parish. In 1868, the Borough of Alexandria was formed, after separating from Waterloo. The former Alexandria Town Hall is in Garden Street.

By 1943, Alexandria was the largest industrial district in Australia, and known as the " Birmingham of Australia", with everything from bricks to aeroplanes manufactured in 550 factories in just 1,000 acres . The municipality was abolished upon merger into the City of Sydney in 1949, along with Darlington, Erskineville, Newtown, Redfern, Waterloo, Paddington and Glebe.

In 1968 the boundaries were changed again and Alexandria was part of a new municipality, South Sydney Council. South Sydney was brought back into the City of Sydney in 1982 and then became separate again under the City of Sydney Act of 1988. In 2004, Alexandria moved back into the City of Sydney, when the City of Sydney was merged with the City of South Sydney.

The former Alexandria tram line opened in 1902 as a single-track electric line which was duplicated in 1910. The line branched off from the Botany line at the junction of Henderson and Botany Rds in Alexandria. The line proceeded down Henderson Road then swung left into Mitchell Road. A Turnback was provided at Ashmore Road for short working. The line turned right into the present day Sydney Park Rd before terminating at the junction with the Cook's River line at the Princes Highway near St Peters railway station. Services operated from Circular Quay in a route similar to the Botany line as far as the Henderson Road junction. The line was closed in 1959. Sydney Buses route 308 generally follows the route as far as St Peters station.

Alexandria is a largely industrial suburb with medium to high density residential areas. The suburb was once mostly terraced housing, that was demolished for light industrial use and warehousing which continues to this day. Pockets of quiet residential areas remain along the northern boundary of the suburb, adjoining Erskineville and Waterloo.

Virgin Atlantic Airways has its Australia offices on Level 3 Eastside in the Sydney Corporate Park in Alexandria.

Alexandria is part of the Green Square district, in the north east of the suburb, which is undergoing gentrification. This involves an urban renewal project that is constructing modern retail, business and medium-high density residential developments.

Established in September 2009, its main purpose was to meet the community demand for local markets, providing fine produce and a venue for local handmade crafts. The children

Alexandria is serviced by State Transit Authority Sydney Buses routes to the Sydney CBD. Alexandria is close to two railway lines on the City Rail network. Green Square railway station, located on the north-eastern fringe, is on the Airport and East Hills line. Erskineville railway station and St Peters railway station are serviced by the City Rail Bankstown Line. Both are within easy walking distance, to the west of Alexandria.

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