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Real Estate Agents Forrestfield – 2016/17 Performance

Forrestfield Real Estate Agents sold 225 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 225 Forrestfield houses took 77 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -7% from their initial listing price.

The best Forrestfield Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Forrestfield 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 32 agents operating in the Kalamunda council area servicing the Forrestfield market and 12 agencies, vendors should only use those Forrestfield agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Forrestfield property.

With total house price growth of 3% over the last five years Forrestfield agents have had a reasonably difficult market to contend with. Selling properties well in a slow market is much more difficult. Growth in Forrestfield houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -4% (5yr average 1%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Forrestfield is a suburb of the Shire of Kalamunda in Western Australia. It lies 15 km to the southeast of Perth at the base of the Darling Scarp and the Southern border of the International Airport. There is authority to suggest it is named after Western Australia's first premier, John Forrest. However, local folklore suggests that the name comes from Charles Hale, who settled in the area in 1902 and planted crops amongst the native forest bushland, hence Forrestfield.

The suburb is split by Roe Highway into a southern residential area and a northern industrial area. The industrial area contains a major rail hub in Perth with the Australian Railroad Group yard being located here. Specialised Container Transport have a large intermodal warehouse with connection to the railway line. The $120 million CBH Metro Grains Centre was built in 1998. In mid-2005 BlueScope Steel constructed a large warehouse on former Westrail land. Kenworth DAF also relocated from Guildford to a new $10 million complex on Abernethy Road in 2005.

Settlement of the area dates from the late 1800s. Population was minimal until the early 1900s, with growth during the interwar period. Significant development did not occur until the post-war years, with rapid growth from the 1950s into the 1970s. The population has been relatively stable since the early 1990s, a result of some new dwellings being added to the area, but a decline in the average number of persons living in each dwelling.

On Hale Road and Strelitzia Avenue are Forrestfield's largest aggregation of retail businesses. They border each other and join by their carparks. They contain one Woolworths and one Coles Supermarkets amongst a collection of lower-order retailers and services. Parking is ample.

On Cumberland Road, it contains a Foodworks Supermarket, a newsagency, a hairdresser, some dining and fast-food venues.

There are a range of other retail establishments scattered throughout Forrestfield, including

The following is a list of prominenant dining and take-away venues in Forrestfield

Forrestfield contains the following educational institutions

In the 2011 Census the population of Forrestfield is 11,811: 49.4% male and 50.6% female. The median/average age of the Forrestfield population is 37 years. The country of birth of people living in Forrestfield is 1.1% Scotland, 8.4% England, 1.1% Philippines, 1.1% India, 4.6% New Zealand. 86.7% of people speak English as their first language 0.4% Dari, 0.4% Tagalog, 0.4% Dutch, 0.5% German, 0.6% Italian. The religious make up of Forrestfield is 20% Anglican, 3.7% Christian, nfd, 3.3% Uniting Church, 29.1% No Religion, 20% Catholic. 46.9% of people are married, 34.7% have never married and 9.6% are separated or divorced. There are 518 widowed people living in Forrestfield. The median individual income is $646.00 per week and the median household income is $1302.00 per week. The median rent in Forrestfield is $320 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1842 per month.

Hartfield Park Recreation Centre: This complex includes an indoor stadium as well as playing fields for cricket, rugby, Australian rules football, hockey, soccer(football), an 18 hole golf course, an equestrian centre plus support facilities for each. There is also a nature conservation park and a lake.

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