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There are 5 real estate agents servicing Dongara and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 11 properties. We have analysed all these Dongara 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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Real Estate Agents Dongara – 2016/17 Performance

Dongara Real Estate Agents sold 11 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 11 Dongara houses took 123 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -13% from their initial listing price.

The best Dongara Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Dongara 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 5 agents operating in the Irwin council area servicing the Dongara market and 2 agencies, vendors should only use those Dongara agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Dongara property.

With total house price growth of 3% over the last five years Dongara agents have had a reasonably difficult market to contend with. Selling properties well in a slow market is much more difficult. Growth in Dongara houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -15% (5yr average 1%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Dongara is a town located 351 km north-northwest of Perth on the Brand Highway. The town is located at the mouth of the Irwin River. In recent years the area has been marketed as the ' Rock lobster capital of Australia'.

Dongara is the seat of the Shire of Irwin. The shire has a population of around 3,500 people, with 2,700 of these residing in the towns of Dongara and Port Denison.

The place name 'Dongara' is an anglicised rendition of Thung-arra, the local Wattandee people's name for the estuary adjacent to the town, meaning ' sea lion place'.

European settlement around the estuary began in 1853 when a harbourmaster, Edward Downes, was stationed there to look out for passing ships. He was employed by the Cattle Company which was establishing large pastoral stations about 15 kilometres inland. By the 1860s, ex-convict small farmers were occupying the local river flats, and a flour mill was operating. A townsite was surveyed, and in 1871 it became the seat of a local council established that year, and site of a police station and public school. The Anglican Church of St John the Baptist and a Methodist Church were built in the 1880s.

In the 1890s, the larger Royal Steam Roller Flour Mill was built on the flats next to the new railway that connected the district to Perth, and the town was slowly developing, and although it was still a comparatively small village by the time of Federation in 1901, it had several churches, municipal offices and hall, a variety of shops, two hotels, a public school and a railway station. The nearby localities were populated by small wheat and sheep farmers, centred around the hamlets of Bookara, Irwin and Strawberry. There was also a small population of fishermen, including several Chinese men, at Port Denison.

Dongara is the centre for a small oil and gas industry which began with the discovery of the Dongara Gas Field in 1966. Arc Energy

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