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3 Barmera Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Barmera – 2016/17 Performance

Barmera Real Estate Agents sold 24 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 24 Barmera houses took 138 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -14% from their initial listing price.

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

With total house price growth of 17% over the last five years Barmera agents have had a reasonably difficult market to contend with. Selling properties well in a slow market is much more difficult. Growth in Barmera houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -1% (5yr average 3%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Barmera is a town in the Riverland region of South Australia. It is on the Sturt Highway A20, 220 kilometres north-east of Adelaide, the capital of the state of South Australia. It is primarily an agricultural and viticultural town and is located on Lake Bonney, a freshwater lake. The population was 1928 in 2006.

It is unknown where the name "Barmera" comes from but it is suspected that it means "water place" or "land dwellers", being a word from a local Aboriginal group. Others postulate it comes from Barmeedjie, the name of the tribe that lived to the north of the Murray River prior to European settlement.

Lake Bonney was first seen by Charles Bonney and Joseph Hawdon in 1838 drove cattle along the Murray River. The lake was named after Bonney. The land however, was settled in 1859 with the establishment of Overland Corner Hotel. It was a popular area with drovers that drove sheep from New South Wales into South Australia. A police station was also built to prevent and stop arguments between the indigenes and settlers.

An irrigation system was established in the town in 1921. The town became gazetted. An influx of World War I veterans settled with promises of irrigated land from the government. A railway station was opened in 1928 and the town was proclaimed in the same year. In World War II an internment camp was established south of Barmera in Loveday and was one of the largest World War II camps in Australia.

Barmera exists in a semi-arid location, north of Goyder's Line. Barmera is surrounded by mallee scrub. It is 29 metres above sea level. Barmera has a dry climate with hot summers and warm days and cold frosty nights in winter with seasonal temperatures a few degrees above Adelaide 's temperatures and similar to those of Berri. The weather patterns are similar to those of Berri. It receives less than 250 mm of rain per annum. Rain patterns shift from year to year over a nineteen year cycle.

Attractions are Lake Bonney, which is good for fishing and sailing and sunsets at dusk, but there has been some problems with the Murray River with water shortage so they transferred most of the water in the river and cancelled of any water getting in, but now there has been a change with some water getting in every day due to protests and now making the lake nearly full. There is an irrigation and steam museum as well as wine estates. The Overland Corner is also a very popular attraction nearby with its own walking trail. There is also the remnants of a copper mine and historic graves.

Every Easter, a sailing regatta is held on Lake Bonney and a country music festival is held every June. Riverland Field Days are held in September a Show is held in March.

Barmera is in the Berri Barmera Council local government area, the South Australian House of Assembly electoral district of Chaffey and the Australian House of Representatives Division of Barker.

The town is home to the sporting teams Barmera/Monash Roos Football Club and the Barmera United Soccer Club.

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