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19 Eltham Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Eltham – 2018 Performance

Eltham Real Estate Agents sold 245 properties over the last 12 months (182 houses and 63 units). On average these 182 Eltham houses took 66 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -5% from their initial listing price. Eltham units on average took 67 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -6% from their initial listing price.

The best Eltham Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Eltham 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 19 agents operating in the Nillumbik – South council area servicing the Eltham market and 7 agencies, vendors should only use those Eltham agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Eltham property.

With total house growth of 39% over the last five years Eltham agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared better growing at 40%. Growth in Eltham houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -1% for houses (5yr average 8%) and below for units -1% (5yr average 8%).

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

With Eltham houses only selling on average every 11 years and units every 9 years, securing the best Eltham real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

Eltham) is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 20 km north-east from Melbourne's Central Business District. Its Local Government Area is the Shire of Nillumbik. At the 2011 Census, Eltham had a population of 18,162.

Eltham is one of the ' green wedge ' areas that provide relatively undeveloped, accessible environments within the Melbourne suburban region. These green wedge areas are under constant pressure from developments such as road and freeway expansions, but Eltham has managed to retain many tree-lined streets and leafy reserves. However, the character of the suburb is changing rapidly, with increased road traffic and higher-density housing becoming more common.

Eltham is known for its tourist attractions, including the artists colony Montsalvat and the Diamond Valley Railway, the largest ridable miniature railway in Australia.

Eltham developed around what is now Main Road from the 1840s. A reserve for a village at the junction of the Diamond Creek and Yarra River is shown on maps around 1848. By 1851 the first Crown allotments were being subdivided and sold, along with a private subdivision developed by T. M. Holloway, known as Little Eltham. At this time, the town's centre was located around the intersection of Pitt Street and Main Road.

The arrival of the railway line in 1902 drew business further north along Main Road to the current town centre.

In February 1855 Hungarian immigrant Sigismund Wekey purchased 211 acres in what was then Eltham, through 'The Victoria Vineyard and Garden Fruit Company', of which he was the manager, with a vision of starting a wine industry in the new settlement near Melbourne.

In March 1855, Wekey held a meeting at the Bulleen Hotel and called for shareholders, "each according to his means

A plan, backed by a group of Melbourne businessmen, who would form the 'Templestowe Bridge Committee', attracted the necessary shareholders and the project was underway. 'Colonial Architect' of the day, James Balmain, did the design as a private commission, the engineers and builders were Allott & Greenwood. The foundation stone, laid by John Hodgson M.L.C., on 18 August 1855, concealed a manuscript giving details of the people at the ceremony.

Meantime Wekey conceived a plan for another bridge at Studley Park, to improve and shorten the trip to the City even further. By 21 September 1855, the plan for this second bridge was underway.

Unfortunately in January 1856 the Victoria Vineyard and Garden Fruit Company was forced to sell its land. The sale was to Mr King for ?8 English Pounds an acre - the land had been acquired originally for ?4.60 English Pounds an acre - but Wekey had been confident it would soon be worth ?18-20 English Pounds per acre. The company was wound up shortly afterwards.

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