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24 Hamilton Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Hamilton – 2016/17 Performance

Hamilton Real Estate Agents sold 109 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 109 Hamilton houses took 124 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -10% from their initial listing price.

The best Hamilton Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Hamilton 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 24 agents operating in the S. Grampians – Hamilton council area servicing the Hamilton market and 9 agencies, vendors should only use those Hamilton agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Hamilton property.

With total house price growth of 12% over the last five years Hamilton agents have had a reasonably difficult market to contend with. Selling properties well in a slow market is much more difficult. Growth in Hamilton houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -2% (5yr average 2%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Hamilton is a city in western Victoria, Australia. It is located at the intersection of the Glenelg Highway and the Henty Highway. The Hamilton Highway connects it to Geelong.

Hamilton is in the federal Division of Wannon, and is in the Southern Grampians local government area.

Hamilton claims to be the "Wool Capital of the World", based on its strong historical links to sheep grazing which continue today.

Hamilton was built near the border of three traditional indigenous tribal territories: the Gunditjmara land that stretches south to the coast, the Tjapwurong land to the north east and the Bunganditj territory to the west. People who lived in these areas tended to be settled rather than nomadic. The region was fertile and well-watered, leading to an abundance of wildlife, and no need to travel far for food. Physical remains such as the weirs and fish traps found in Lake Condah to the south of Hamilton, as well as accounts of early white settlers support local indigenous oral histories of well established settlements in the area.

On 12 September 1836, the explorer, Major Thomas Mitchell was the first European to travel through the area where Hamilton later developed. His reports of the fertility and abundance of

Conflict between the pastoralists and the indigenous population soon arose. The local people resisted encroachment on their traditional tribal lands. They stole and killed sheep for food and out of retaliation for the settlers' use of their hunting territory as grazing-land. A number of Aborigines in the Western district were murdered in this period in the resulting conflicts. On 8th March 1840, the Whyte brothers, William, George, Pringle, James and John massacred from 20-30 to 50 men, women, and children on the Konongwootong run.

When Governor La Trobe visited The Grange in 1841 he noted the extent of interracial violence and appointed Acheson French as police magistrate to the area. A constable and a detachment of mounted police, to be based at The Grange, were also appointed and convicts from Portland erected a hut for the magistrate and barracks for the troopers on the site of the present courthouse and police station on Martin and Thompson Streets.

Another result of the conflict was the establishment of an Aboriginal reserve, intended for the protection of the indigenous people. This further angered the pastoralists who regarded the reserve and its administration as hostile to their interests. Violence and brutality appear to have continued unchecked until Governor La Trobe ordered the Portland Commissioner, all his border police and a contingent of

The proximity of The Grange to other properties and to important tracks between Portland and New South Wales led to the gradual emergence of a small town. This included an inn, blacksmith, a small store and some shanties and businesses nearby. The site was a small social centre for surrounding pastoral properties, with horse races being held along the Grange Burn flat. A Post Office opened on 1 July 1844.

The desire for a school prompted a town survey that commenced in 1849. The township of Hamilton was formally declared in 1851. The town was named in the following way as quoted by the book, "Dundas Shire Centenary 1863-1963", page 58. Quote: "In 1840, owing to police difficulties in controlling public houses on, or not on the imaginary boundary line, Henry Wade was sent from Sydney on a special mission to mark out the boundary. He completed the survey as far as Serviceton by the spring of 1847, and was then appointed District Surveyor and in 1850, laid out a township for the Grange, which he named Hamilton. It was then the prerogative of the surveyor to christen his lay-out. Wade and his family had made close friends of the Hamiltons and Gibsons of Bringalbert, there being intermarriages later." Unquote.

The railway reached the town in 1877, along with the local railway station which later became a hub of several branch lines.

Hamilton VIC 3300