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Real Estate Agents Blackwood – 2016/17 Performance

Blackwood Real Estate Agents sold 69 properties over the last 12 months (54 houses and 15 units). On average these 54 Blackwood houses took 76 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -5% from their initial listing price. Blackwood units on average took 43 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -4% from their initial listing price.

The best Blackwood Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Blackwood 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 24 agents operating in the Mitcham – Hills council area servicing the Blackwood market and 9 agencies, vendors should only use those Blackwood agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Blackwood property.

With total house growth of 36% over the last five years Blackwood agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared better growing at 36%. Growth in Blackwood houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at 1% for houses (5yr average 7%) and below for units 1% (5yr average 7%).

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

With Blackwood houses only selling on average every 6 years and units every 8 years, securing the best Blackwood real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

Blackwood is a south eastern suburb located in the foothills of Adelaide, South Australia.

The first use of the name "Blackwood" appears to have been before 1880, in relation to the "Blackwood Inn", a small hotel located where the Belair Hotel now stands, and was probably derived from the Australian Blackwood tree which grows in the area.

Land was first subdivided for housing in 1879, a Methodist church was built in 1881 and the Blackwood railway station opened in 1883.

A Belair Post Office opened on 3 April 1859 and was renamed Blackwood in 1881, when the Belair office was moved some distance away.

Wittunga Botanic Garden, originally a private property with English gardens established in 1901, is located in Blackwood, and features displays of Australian and South African plants.

Blackwood High School and Blackwood Primary School are located nearby in Eden Hills.

Uniting, Anglican, Church of Christ, Baptist, Roman Catholic and Lutheran churches are located in Blackwood, as well as Pentecostal churches including the Hills Christian Family Centre and Frontier Christian centre.

Since the late nineteenth century Main road Blackwood and surrounding areas have formed a vibrant and diverse food and retail centre.

Blackwood railway station is a transport hub with buses to Adelaide and the outer Southern suburbs, trains to Adelaide and Belair. There is also a daily commuter bus to and from the Eastern Fleurieu Peninsula passing through Blackwood.

The suburbs of Blackwood, Glenalta and Craigburn Farm had a combined population of 6,379 in 2,596 households in 2001.

Norman Tindale, an anthropologist, archaeologist and entomologist, lived in his Blackwood residence "Kurlge" from 1955 to 1969.

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Craigburn Farm SA 5051
Belair SA 5052
Eden Hills SA 5050
Flinders University SA 5042
Blackwood SA 5051
Bellevue Heights SA 5050
Hawthorndene SA 5051
Brown Hill Creek SA 5062
Glenalta SA 5052