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Bonython Real Estate Agents – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Bonython – 2016/17 Performance

Bonython Real Estate Agents sold 67 properties over the last 12 months (26 houses and 41 units). On average these 26 Bonython houses took 103 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -7% from their initial listing price. Bonython units on average took 56 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -3% from their initial listing price.

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

With total house growth of 47% over the last five years Bonython agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared better growing at 49%. Growth in Bonython houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at 9% for houses (5yr average 9%) and below for units 6% (5yr average 10%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Bonython is a suburb of Tuggeranong, a township in southern Canberra, capital city of Australia.

The suburb is named after Sir John Langdon Bonython, the owner of The Advertiser who promoted Federation, and was a member of the first Australian parliament. Original concept plans for Tuggeranong indicate that the suburb was initially to be known as "Stranger". The name "Bonython" was declared when it was gazetted as a suburb of Canberra on 17 October 1986. Streets are named after South Australians, especially journalists.

Prior to 1986, the land upon which Bonython now sits was grazing land, mainly grassland with scattered eucalypt trees. By 1989 construction of houses and the Stranger Pond water quality control pond began and Canberra

On 18 January 2003 the disastrous Canberra bushfire reached Bonython late in the afternoon. By that time, the winds had eased and the fire intensity was such that, where the fire reached housing on the western and southern fringes, residents were able to keep the fire at bay at their fencelines.

Bonython is an elongate suburb, straddling the eastern and northern sides of Mount Stranger, a low hillside that rises about 100 metres above the Tuggeranong valley floor. Stranger Pond sits at the northern end of the suburb, formed by a manmade dam across a natural drainage channel. The Pond surroundings were landscaped early during the suburb

Bonython adjoins the suburbs of Greenway to the north, Isabella Plains to the east and Gordon to the south. On the western side of Bonython is a nature reserve bordering the Murrumbidgee River.

Like many Canberra suburbs, Bonython accommodates a dormitory community, with the working population commuting to places of employment in nearby Tuggeranong or elsewhere within Canberra or Queanbeyan. The suburb is conveniently close to a number of major employers in the nearby Tuggeranong Town Centre. Employment in the Town Centre is provided by a number of Commonwealth government agencies, such as Centrelink, Medicare Australia and the Department of Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs as well as numerous retail outlets in and around the Tuggeranong Hyperdome shopping mall. Many Bonython residents can walk to work

Being so close to the Tuggeranong Town Centre, Bonython contains very few shops of its own

On Barr-Smith Avenue, close to the Bonython Primary School, is the Stepping Stones Child Care Centre. This Centre provides childcare to working parents.

Between Bonython Primary School and Drakeford Drive is the Bonython Neighbourhood oval. This is a community oval, used by school students on school days and by various Tuggeranong sporting clubs on weekends. The oval has suffered during the drought and is currently not being maintained due to water restrictions. Consequently, the oval is unsuitable for community use and will require restoration if water restrictions are eased in future.

In 2007, the final release of residential land in Bonython began with the development of West Bonython, between the northern shore of Stranger Pond and Athllon Drive. The development was undertaken by the ACT Land Development Agency - this estate was initially promoted as 'Brindabellas', but that label was quietly dropped and the area is now simply part of Bonython. By June 2010, only one block of land had yet to be built on - this was one of the first blocks sold. Construction started on the "Montana" townhouse complex in December 2010.

Bonython ACT 2905