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There are 48 real estate agents servicing Manilla and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 34 properties. We have analysed all these Manilla agents and on request within 24 hours we will send you a free, up-to-date report on their performance, sales track record and what fees you should pay. View report contents

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48 Manilla Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Manilla – 2016/17 Performance

Manilla Real Estate Agents sold 34 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 34 Manilla houses took 104 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -13% from their initial listing price.

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

With total house price growth of 33% over the last five years Manilla agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Growth in Manilla houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at 5% (5yr average 7%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Manilla is a small town in New South Wales, Australia, located on Fossickers Way 45 kilometres northwest of the regional city of Tamworth. At the 2006 census, Manilla had a population of 2,081 people. Manilla is famous for its setting as a fishing and paragliding area. The name Manilla comes from the Gamilaraay language, and is said to mean 'winding river'.

Manilla was established in the 1850s at the junction of the Namoi River and the Manilla River. It was formerly the centre of Manilla Shire Local Government Area, but this was amalgamated with Tamworth City Council and portions of Parry, Barraba and Nundle Shire Councils to form Tamworth Regional Council in 2004. It lies next to the Bundarra-Barraba Important Bird Area which is important for the conservation of the endangered Regent Honeyeater. Manilla is also well known for Split Rock Dam on the Manilla River and Lake Keepit on the Namoi River.

The junction of the Manilla and Namoi Rivers was for generations, a camping ground for the local indigenous people, members of the large Kamilaroi tribes of northwestern New South Wales. During the 1850s, teamsters with bullock waggons were regularly transporting goods from the Hunter District through the Manilla area to outlying cattle stations and the northern goldfield settlements of Bingara and Bundarra. Teams were often delayed at the junction of the Namoi and Manilla Rivers by high water. In 1853, enterprising Englishman George Veness arrived at

Manilla also features a new library centre. Located within the Tamworth Regional Council office in the main street of Manilla, the library is a new type of facility which is known globally as a convergence centre. This means there are many facilities on offer including Centrelink, the Manilla Book Club and weekly Storytime for children.

In recent years, Manilla has become famous throughout the world as a major sports flying centre supporting hang gliding, paragliding, ultralight aircraft, gyro-planes and gliders. . It boasts nearby Mt Borah, one of the worlds best Paraglider and Hang Glider launch sites. In 1998 local Paragliding Instructor and developer of Mt Borah, Godfrey Wenness, gained the World Distance record with a flight of 335 km. Major free-flight competitions are staged annually during the summer months. The 10th FAI Paragliding World Championships were held at the site in 2007, attended by 150 pilots from 41 nations. In the week prior to the event Manilla was in the headlines around the world for the survival of paraglider pilot Ewa Wisnierska of Germany who was sucked up into a thunderstorm to 9946m . The dramatic story was made into a TV documentary "Miracle in the Storm" which won a AFI award and was nominated for a Logie Award.

Henry Burrell 1873-1945 - During the early 1900s Harry Burrell, amateur naturalist, photographer & film-maker, began unlocking the secrets of the Platypus. In 1927 he published his findings in his book, "The Platypus". It was the result of around 30 years of research carried out along the Manilla, Namoi & MacDonald Rivers on the biology & life habits of one of the world's most fascinating creatures.

Fiona Coote born 1970 - In 1984 Fiona Coote aged 14, became Australia's second and also its youngest heart transplant recipient. Fiona underwent a second transplant operation in January 1986. Her surgeon Doctor Victor Chang, was murdered in 1991.

Dally Messenger 1883-1959 - Rugby league great, played rugby union in Sydney from 1900, later moving over to the new game of rugby league around 1907. Played 56 games for Eastern Suburbs 1908 and 1910-13. He came to Manilla in 1917 and held the licence of The Royal Hotel. During that time he introduced the game of rugby league to local footballers and was instrumental in the foundation of Manilla Rugby League Club.

John Quayle, former Australian Rugby League boss, began playing football with Manilla Rugby League Club as a boy, playing all his junior football with the local club. He rose through the ranks of all grades and joined Sydney's Eastern Suburbs team in 1968. In 1975 he was selected to play for Australia in the World Cup, held that year in New Zealand. He became head of the Australian Rugby League organisation in the mid-1980s. In 1997, John Quayle joined the Sydney Olympic Organising Committee as General Manager of Precincts & Venue Operations.

Harry M. Miller, entrepreneur, bought the Manilla property "Dunmore" in the 1970s and with the purchase of pedigree German Simmental cattle from New Zealand, made "Dunmore" the largest producer of the breed in Australia.

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