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There are 77 real estate agents servicing Burwood and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 317 properties. We have analysed all these Burwood 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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77 Burwood Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Burwood – 2016/17 Performance

Burwood Real Estate Agents sold 317 properties over the last 12 months (46 houses and 271 units). On average these 46 Burwood houses took 144 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -9% from their initial listing price. Burwood units on average took 53 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -6% from their initial listing price.

The best Burwood Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Burwood 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 77 agents operating in the Burwood council area servicing the Burwood market and 29 agencies, vendors should only use those Burwood agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Burwood property.

With total house growth of 74% over the last five years Burwood agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared not as well growing at 47%. Growth in Burwood houses over the last year has been above the five year annual growth rate, coming in at 18% for houses (5yr average 15%) and below for units 6% (5yr average 9%).

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

With Burwood houses only selling on average every 10 years and units every 8 years, securing the best Burwood real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

Burwood is a suburb in the inner-west of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Burwood is located 12 kilometres west of the Sydney central business district and is the administrative centre for the local government area of Burwood Council.

Burwood Heights is a separate suburb to the south. The Appian Way is a street in Burwood, known for its architecturally designed Federation-style homes.

Archaeological evidence indicates people were living in the Sydney area for at least 11,000 years. This long association had led to a harmonious relationship between the indigenous inhabitants and their environment, which was interrupted by the arrival of the British in 1788. The European desire to cultivate the land aided and abetted by a smallpox epidemic that forced the local people, the Wangal clan, away from their source of food and their spiritual connection with the land.

Captain Thomas Rowley received a grant of 260 acres in 1799, and called his property Burwood Farm after Burwood Park, England. Following more land grants, his estate increased to 750 acres stretching from Parramatta Road to Nicholson Street and The Boulevarde to Croydon railway station, whereat he ran merino sheep on the property.

The first house, Burwood Villa was built in the area in 1814, the same year that a stagecoach began running between Sydney and Parramatta. Burwood became a staging post along the road and the beginnings of a settlement started to develop. One of its most prominent early residents was Dr. John Dulhunty, a former naval surgeon who was appointed the Superintendent of Police for the Colony of New South Wales after his arrival in Sydney from England in 1826. Dr. Dulhunty became famous in the colony for fighting a gang of bushrangers that attacked his residence, Burwood House. He died suddenly in the house in 1828 but his son, Robert Dulhunty, went on to become the founder of the New South Wales regional city of Dubbo.

Subdivisions in the Burwood area in the 1830s propelled the growth of a village and by 1855, when the railway line came through, Burwood was one of the first six stops on the Sydney-to-Parramatta route. This led to a huge growth in population. In 1874, the area became a municipality.

Burwood has a mixture of residential, commercial, and light industrial developments. The main shopping strip runs along Burwood Road, beside Burwood railway station. Westfield Burwood is a large regional shopping centre, north of the railway line, on Burwood Road opposite Burwood Park. Burwood Plaza is a smaller shopping centre on Railway Parade, south of the railway line.

High rise residential and commercial buildings are also found in surrounding streets and along the railway line. Commercial and light industrial developments are located along Parramatta Road.

Burwood railway station is on the Inner West Line, South Line, Northern Line and Western Line of the CityRail network.

Trams to Mortlake and Cabarita once travelled down Burwood Road;trams ceased in August 1948.

Sydney Buses provide many bus services to Burwood, from Hurstville, Rockdale, Bondi Junction, Strathfield, Homebush, Campsie, Ryde as well as many other locations across Sydney. Sydney Buses has two terminuses, Burwood station and Westfield Burwood. Sydney Buses Burwood Bus Depot is located on the corner of Shaftesbury and Parramatta Roads.

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