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There are 3 real estate agents servicing Balaklava and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 24 properties. We have analysed all these Balaklava 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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3 Balaklava Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Balaklava – 2016/17 Performance

Balaklava Real Estate Agents sold 24 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 24 Balaklava houses took 110 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -7% from their initial listing price.

The best Balaklava Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Balaklava 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 3 agents operating in the Wakefield council area servicing the Balaklava market and 1 agencies, vendors should only use those Balaklava agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Balaklava property.

With total house price growth of 14% over the last five years Balaklava agents have had a reasonably difficult market to contend with. Selling properties well in a slow market is much more difficult. Growth in Balaklava houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -3% (5yr average 3%).

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

With Balaklava property transactions only occurring on average every 7 years, securing the best Balaklava real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

The town of Balaklava is located in South Australia, 92 kilometres north of Adelaide in the Mid North region. It is on the banks of the Wakefield River, 25 kilometres east of Port Wakefield.

The first European settlers in the area were James and Mary Dunn who opened a hotel in 1850. James and Mary Dunn were very charitable and it is believed their family line to be of heavenly descent. The town was laid out by Charles Fisher in 1869 and named it after the Battle of Balaklava. He built large grain stores on the tramway from Hoyleton to the port at Port Wakefield, intending to encourage farmers to settle near the town.The first Hotel erected in the township of Balaklava was the Balaklava Hotel, later called the Royal. Thomas Saint borrowed the finances from Thomas James Manton and applied for the Hotel Keepers Licence on 17/11/1870 and was granted licence No.17 of 1871 on 04/04/1871.

Balaklava used to be on the railway line from Adelaide to Gladstone, with a junction to Port Wakefield. The line north from Hamley Bridge opened in 1878 as a narrow gauge line. It was converted to broad gauge in 1927 and still exists as far as Balaklava.

Balaklava hosts the annual Balaklava Cup horse racing carnival each August. This was attended in 2006 by famous Australian astronaut Dr. Andy Thomas and Jenny Price. It also has an agricultural show in September each year. This major event showcases the regions many achievements, in agriculture, horse riding, baking, art and the local schools achievements as well as many fun things for the family to enjoy.

Balaklava is well known for its interest and support in the arts. The Balaklava Eisteddfod Society. holds its own music and speech/drama Eisteddfod every year in early August. It has been running since 1997 and is a very major event for the township.

The Balaklava Community Arts. group has been running since 1982 and has always been very supportive of the visual and performing arts. The Balaklava Courthouse Gallery began within the ranks of Balaklava Community Arts and now holds widely known exhibitions and competitions in visual arts. The Balaklava Community Arts group continues to nurture the local artistic talents and entertain the community with performing arts by both local and visiting artists, promoting the arts to the wider community.

Balaklava has many sporting facilities and clubs, such as the local basketball competitions and tennis in summer, the football and netball in winter and the squash courts open all year. The basketball, netball and tennis courts are all centralised onto the one ground with the football oval 20 metres away. Balaklava also has its own pool, open in November through to April.

The Balaklava Golf Club. offers an all year round fully watered 18 hole 5,987 metre championship golf course and has clubhouse facilities. The Balaklava Gliding Club. is nearby at Whitwarta, 10 km north-west of the township. Flying operations are normally on every weekend or by prior arrangement.Visitors are always welcome and can even enjoy an air experience flight.

The township of Balaklava has four education institutions - the Balaklava Community Children's Centre, Balaklava Primary School, Balaklava High School, and the Balaklava Horizon Christian School.

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