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There are 127 real estate agents servicing Banksia and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 49 properties. We have analysed all these Banksia 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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127 Banksia Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Banksia – 2016/17 Performance

Banksia Real Estate Agents sold 49 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 49 Banksia houses took 56 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -5% from their initial listing price.

The best Banksia Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Banksia 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 127 agents operating in the Rockdale council area servicing the Banksia market and 48 agencies, vendors should only use those Banksia agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Banksia property.

With total house price growth of 27% over the last five years Banksia agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Growth in Banksia houses over the last year has been above the five year annual growth rate, coming in at (5yr average 5%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Banksia is a suburb in southern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Banksia is located 12 kilometres south of the Sydney central business district, in the local government area of the City of Rockdale and is part of the St George area.

Banksia is named for Joseph Banks, a botanist on the Voyage of Discovery of James Cook which visited the nearby Botany Bay in 1770.

The suburb was part of land owned by Simeon Pearce and his brother James Pearce in the 1850s, which extended from Rockdale to Brighton-Le-Sands. Until the late nineteenth century, the area was heavily timbered but residential development began in the 1880s. One of the leading developers was Frederick Jamison Gibbes, a Member of Parliament, after whom Gibbes Street in the suburb is named. The area developed more rapidly after the railway station opened on 21 October 1906. Many names for the suburb were suggested but the final choice was came from Charles Stead, father of novelist Christina Stead. The post office opened in August 1924.

Banksia is mainly residential with a few commercial developments. It features mostly low density houses and some medium density blocks of flats. Banksia shopping centre consists of a small group of shops on Railway Street beside Banksia railway station. It includes Banksia Bakery, a take-away shop, a convenience store, chemist, Australia Post and a number of hairdressers.

More shops and commercial developments are located on the Princes Highway. This commercial area extends to the adjacent suburbs of Arncliffe and Rockdale. Many of the commercial developments are part of an automotive precinct featuring car yards, auto accessory retailers, tyre shops and auto repairers. The Rocksia Hotel is a large venue on the Princes Highway that features a bistro, gaming area and nightclub. Other businesses located here include the Banksia Hotel, a KFC restaurant and a popular take-away kebab shop called Brothers Kebabs.

A market garden is located on the eastern side of West Botany Street, close to St George Soccer Stadium. Located next to St George Stadium on the grounds of Barton Park lies the Rockdale Ilinden Sports Centre, the home of the Rockdale Ilinden Football Club, a largely Macedonian supported NSWSL soccer club.

Banksia railway station on the Illawarra line of the CityRail network. Banksia is also serviced by Sydney Buses routes 400 and 410 that run between Burwood and Bondi Junction via Eastgardens.

According to the 2006 Australian Bureau of Statistics Census of Population, there were 8, 557 people usually resident in Banksia. 44.8% stated they were born overseas with the top countries of birth being Macedonia 9.7%, China 3.7% and New Zealand 3.3%. English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 40.2% of residents and the most common other languages spoken were Macedonian 15.7%, Arabic 8.6% and cantonese 5.9%. The most common responses for religious affiliation were Catholic 28.0%, Orthodox 25.1% and Anglican 9.2%.

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