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58 Hawthorn Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Hawthorn – 2016/17 Performance

Hawthorn Real Estate Agents sold 456 properties over the last 12 months (144 houses and 312 units). On average these 144 Hawthorn houses took 91 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -9% from their initial listing price. Hawthorn units on average took 83 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -13% from their initial listing price.

The best Hawthorn Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Hawthorn 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 58 agents operating in the Boroondara – Hawthorn council area servicing the Hawthorn market and 22 agencies, vendors should only use those Hawthorn agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Hawthorn property.

With total house growth of 42% over the last five years Hawthorn agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared not as well growing at 36%. Growth in Hawthorn 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 -4% (5yr average 7%).

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

With Hawthorn houses only selling on average every 11 years and units every 8 years, securing the best Hawthorn real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

Hawthorn is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 kilometres east from Melbourne's Central Business District. Its Local Government Area is the City of Boroondara. At the 2011 Census, Hawthorn had a population of 21,177.

Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn, is designated one of 82 Major Activity Centres in the Melbourne 2030 Metropolitan Strategy.

The area was first settled in the late 1830s. The Boroondara Roads Board, the first municipal authority, was set up in the 1850s and covered a remarkably similar area to the present City of Boroondara. Boroondara is an aboriginal word reputed to mean place of shade. However, the Hawthorn Roads Board and the Kew Roads Board split from the rest of Boroondara in 1860. The HRB evolved into the Town of Hawthorn and the City of Hawthorn. The state government amalgamated the Cities of Camberwell, Hawthorn and Kew in 1994 to form the City of Boroondara.

The name Hawthorn, gazetted in 1840 as "Hawthorne", is thought to have originated from a conversation involving Charles La Trobe, who commented that the native shrubs looked like flowering Hawthorn bushes. Alternatively the name may originate with the bluestone house, so named, and built by James Denham St Pinnock, which stands to this day.

The region is generally regarded to be one of Melbourne's surviving bastions of post- Gold Rush expansion. Land values in the region are among the country's highest, especially Hawthorn Grove, in the prestigious Grace Park Estate, straddling the suburb's northern boundary and Yarra Park in the west, Shakespear Grove and Coppin Grove, located closer to the Yarra River. Interestingly, there is also a considerable amount of student accommodation, due mainly to the presence of Swinburne University. This is located in the Hawthorn East and Auburn areas.

Construction of the bridge in 1860 spurred development on the east side of the Yarra River, and ensured the prominence of Bridge Road, Richmond and Burwood Road, Hawthorn as the main thoroughways to the eastern suburbs.

Hawthorn is the home of Swinburne University of Technology, which offers university and TAFE courses.

The suburb is also the home of a number of private schools, such as Erasmus School of Primary Education, St. Josephs Primary School and Scotch College, the latter being one of the oldest and most prestigious schools in the country.

The area gives good geographical access to private schools in Camberwell, Malvern and Hawthorn East, including Alia College and Bialik College, as well as those in Kew, such as Xavier College, Carey Baptist Grammar School, Methodist Ladies' College, Ruyton Girls' School, Genazzano FCJ College and Trinity Grammar School. Just west of Hawthorn is the Melbourne Girls' College.

The suburb also contains good state-run schools, such as Glenferrie Primary School and Hawthorn West Primary School. Both schools boast rich, stimulating curricula. The area also gives access to state schools in nearby Hawthorn East;Hawthorn Secondary College, Auburn Primary School and Auburn South Primary School.

Glenferrie Road is a major shopping strip, with two supermarkets, all major banks and many chain and specialty stores. There are also shopping centres at the corner of Burwood Road and Power Street, in Church Street, in Auburn Road, the corner of Glenferrie Road and Riversdale Road and the corner of Auburn Road and Riversdale Road.

Hawthorn VIC 3122
Hawthorn East VIC 3123
Hawthorn North VIC 3122
Glenferrie South VIC 3122
Auburn South VIC 3122
Hawthorn West VIC 3122
Auburn VIC 3123