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48 Heathcote Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Heathcote – 2016/17 Performance

Heathcote Real Estate Agents sold 85 properties over the last 12 months (56 houses and 29 units). On average these 56 Heathcote houses took 40 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -3% from their initial listing price. Heathcote units on average took 37 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -12% from their initial listing price.

The best Heathcote Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Heathcote 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 48 agents operating in the Sutherland Shire – West council area servicing the Heathcote market and 18 agencies, vendors should only use those Heathcote agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Heathcote property.

With total house growth of 24% over the last five years Heathcote agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared not as well growing at 11%. Growth in Heathcote houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at 1% for houses (5yr average 5%) and below for units -1% (5yr average 2%).

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

With Heathcote houses only selling on average every 12 years and units every 8 years, securing the best Heathcote real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

Heathcote is a suburb, in southern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Heathcote is located 36 km south of the Sydney central business district in the Sutherland Shire. Heathcote is bordered by Engadine to the north and Waterfall to the south. It is bounded by The Royal National Park to the east, and Heathcote National Park to the west.

Heathcote is separated into two sections by the railway line. Heathcote East contains two of the schools and a sports oval. Heathcote West is the larger side with the majority of residents. South Metropolitan Scouts Association has a camping ground and training centre in Boundary Road. A small group of shops is located on the western side, near the railway station on Princes Highway. The Sutherland Shire Emergency Services Centre is located on the eastern side, beside the railway station. Heathcote has a higher than average population of exclusive brethren.

Heathcote was originally known as Bottle Forest. There were fourteen town allotments in Bottle Forest in 1842, in what is now Heathcote East. In 1835 Surveyor-General Sir Thomas Mitchell conducted a survey of the area and named it Heathcote, in honour of an officer who had fought with him during the Peninsula Wars against Napoleon.

Heathcote railway station opened in 1886. Heathcote Hall was built in Heathcote East in 1887 by Abel Harber, a brick manufacturer. This grand Victorian house included a tower, which was a symbol of wealth. Harber suffered heavy financial losses during the construction of the Imperial Arcade in Sydney and attempted to dispose of the property but the 1892 depression did not help. The Financial Institution became the house

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On the 28th March 1910 at the Easter camp for military training exercises at Heathcote, Lieutenant George A Taylor, an officer in the Intelligence Corps of the Militia, organised the first military wireless transmissions to demonstrate the strategic possibilities of the technology to monitor and report on enemy troop movements. As the military had no wireless capability Lt Taylor co-opted the services of 3 civilian experts who volunteered to carry out the experiments. The 3 civilians Messers Kirkby, Hannam and Wilkinson brought all their own equipment with them. They arrived at Heathcote by train and all their equipment was dumped on the platform. Two sites were established to conduct the tests from a station A and a station B. Station A was in a tent adjacent to the gatekeepers cottage at Heathcote Station. Station B was 2 miles to the south in a cave on a landmark Spion Kop in what is now Heathcote National Park. The purpose of the demonstration was to observe enemy troop movements from the south. It was assumed that the enemy were encamped 7 miles to the south at Garrawarra. The experiments were successful and Taylor gave all credit to the civilian experts.

The Heathcote to Waterfall bushwalk became popular as a day outing in the 1930s, and the many tracks in Heathcote National Park and Royal National Park are used by Scouts Australia as well as bushwalkers in general. There is a scout camping area called Camp Coutts in Heathcote National Park, adjacent to the suburb of Waterfall.

The Olympic Torch was carried through the shopping centre in 2000.

From Bottle Forest to Heathcote - the Sutherland Shire's First Settlement is the history of Heathcote which was written by Patrick Kennedy in 1999.

By Wireless - how we got the signals through" Lt George A Taylor

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