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74 Doncaster East Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Doncaster East – 2016/17 Performance

Doncaster East Real Estate Agents sold 309 properties over the last 12 months (206 houses and 103 units). On average these 206 Doncaster East houses took 74 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -9% from their initial listing price. Doncaster East units on average took 81 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -7% from their initial listing price.

The best Doncaster East Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Doncaster East 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 74 agents operating in the Manningham – West council area servicing the Doncaster East market and 28 agencies, vendors should only use those Doncaster East agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Doncaster East property.

With total house growth of 51% over the last five years Doncaster East agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared not as well growing at 40%. Growth in Doncaster East houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -6% for houses (5yr average 10%) and below for units -1% (5yr average 8%).

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

With Doncaster East houses only selling on average every 13 years and units every 9 years, securing the best Doncaster East real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

Doncaster East is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 19 km north-east from Melbourne's Central Business District. Its Local Government Area is the City of Manningham. At the 2011 Census, Doncaster East had a population of 27,047.

It is located in the hills between the Koonung Creek and the Mullum Mullum Creek.

The area was originally occupied by the Wurundjeri, Indigenous Australians of the Kulin nation, who spoke variations of the Woiwurrung language group. After European settlement, the area was used for agriculture, predominantly orchards. A small settlement was established in the 1860s, known as Waldau, which was home to many German settlers, who planted the large areas of pine trees that still exist today. German Lane was the original name for George Street, and Bismarck Street the original name for Victoria Street. The names were replaced during the First World War and the present names adopted.

The Post Office opened on 8 August 1887. A Tunstall Square office was open from 1965 until 1990.

Like much of the City of Manningham, Doncaster East was predominantly covered in fruit orchards for some time before subdivision began and it became a contiguous part of Melbourne. Housing estates began to replace orchards in the 1960s, generally along Doncaster Road, in the southern half of the suburb. The north half of the suburb was developed through the 1970s and 1980s, with the last orchard being removed in the 1990s. As the young parents who moved into these estates now retire and move away, many houses from the 60s and 70s are being converted into units. Today land prices continue to rise and it is not uncommon to see medium density residential apartments/units under construction somewhere at any time of the year.

Today the suburb hosts an abundance of recreational parks and small sporting facilities. It borrows its current name from the neighbouring suburb of Doncaster, to which it lies east of. It is commonly referred to by locals as East Doncaster or East Donnie, however, its official name is Doncaster East. The suburb is heavily vegetated with non-native species. There is little remnant native bushland left, with the exception of the area around the Mullum Mullum Creek in the north-east of the suburb, which includes the Currawong Bush Park. Septic tank seepage from properties in the suburb is one of the major causes of pollution in both the Mullum Mullum and Koonung Creeks.

As a result of the suburb's continuous development from the 1960s onward, East Doncaster has a versatile array of architectural styles. Many fine examples of 1970s and 1980s architecture can be seen in the northern sections of the suburb, while further south towards Doncaster Road and between Doncaster Road and the Eastern Freeway, there is an abundance of Early Modern and L-Shape styles. Due to development of large tracts of land in the north of the suburb in the 1970s, there are many good examples of some of the first speculation built houses in Melbourne. Today, Doncaster East houses 24% of the total population of Manningham.

The area of land that is occupied by Doncaster East mostly consists of rolling hills, creek valleys and short ridges. Andersons Creek Road runs along an unnamed ridge that, when atop, gives views of Mount Dandenong to the east and the further rolling hills of Templestowe to the west.

The native vegetation of Doncaster East has been almost totally cleared, notable exceptions being the north-east of the suburb around the Mullum Mullum Creek, where small areas of native riparian bushland remain. Many small areas of Pine Trees were planted by early German settlers and can be found all over the suburb, particularly around George and Victoria Streets and to the south-east, in many places they were used as wind breaks or property boundaries for agriculture and serve as a good indicator of historical property boundaries. Many European deciduous trees were planted in the 1970s and 1980s and have since matured on roadsides and on private properties. Invasive species remain as one of the suburbs major environmental problems.

The suburb boundaries roughly form the shape of an L flipped horizontally, bordered by Wetherby Road, Victoria Street and Blackburn Road to the west, adjoining Doncaster and Templestowe, the Mullum Mullum Creek, Springvale Road and Tunstall Road in the east, adjoining Warrandyte and Donvale and the Koonung Creek to the south, adjoining Blackburn North. The north-east section of the suburb sits on the western side of the Mullum Mullum Valley and is very occasionally referred to as being whole or part of West Warrandyte and rarer still;East Templestowe. There are many small anecdotal localities that have established individual community identities within the suburb, some of these include

Templestowe VIC 3106
Doncaster VIC 3108
Templestowe Lower VIC 3107
Doncaster Heights VIC 3109
Donvale VIC 3111
Doncaster East VIC 3109
Bulleen VIC 3105