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There are 82 real estate agents servicing New Town and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 123 properties. We have analysed all these New Town 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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Real Estate Agents New Town – 2016/17 Performance

New Town Real Estate Agents sold 123 properties over the last 12 months (74 houses and 49 units). On average these 74 New Town houses took 63 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -7% from their initial listing price. New Town units on average took 66 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -7% from their initial listing price.

The best New Town Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these New Town 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 82 agents operating in the Hobart – Remainder council area servicing the New Town market and 31 agencies, vendors should only use those New Town agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their New Town property.

With total house growth of 31% over the last five years New Town agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared better growing at 50%. Growth in New Town houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -4% for houses (5yr average 6%) and below for units 4% (5yr average 10%).

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

With New Town houses only selling on average every 8 years and units every 7 years, securing the best New Town real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

New Town is a suburb of the city of Hobart, Tasmania, Australia about 4 km north of the central business district of Hobart. One of the city's oldest suburbs, it is now an inner city residential suburb. Many of its streets are lined with Federation style cottages. It is surrounded by the suburbs of North Hobart, Mount Stuart, Lenah Valley and Moonah, with the Queen's Domain just to the south-east.

At the time of Hobart's re-settlement on the western shore of the Derwent River in 1804, the first free settlers were landed at New Town Bay a day after the military and convict landing on Hunter Island on 20/21 February. Some early buildings remain including Pitt Farm which is the second oldest farmhouse in Australia.

New Town has the only two single-sex public schools in Tasmania - Ogilvie High School, for girls, and New Town High School for boys. There is also a third main school in New Town, which is the Catholic, Sacred Heart College, New Town Campus having in excess of over 1000 students. New Town Primary School is over a hundred years old. The major shopping centre is Centro New Town Plaza, which houses a Kmart, a Coles Supermarket and several smaller specialty shops.

New Town is well known for its beautiful leafy streets flanked by Colonial, Georgian, Federation, Italianate and Art Deco residences, with many lovely large homes and mansions scattered throughout the suburb. Architects that have worked on New Town homes include Thomas Reibey Atkinson, grandson of Mary Reibey, and Henry Hunter, one of Hobart's most prominent early colonial architects.

The Hobart bike track passes directly through the suburb, on its course from Claremont to the city.

In the 1990s, New Town saw a large increase in the number of Sudanese refugees living in the area.

The main road in New Town is known as "New Town Road" and follows on from Elizabeth Street in Hobart. The road connects Hobart with the neighbouring city of Glenorchy. Other main roads in New Town are Augusta Road, which leads into Lenah Valley, and Giblin Street which becomes Forster Street, continuing down to the Brooker Highway.

New Town TAS 7008
Glebe TAS 7000
Mount Stuart TAS 7000
Ridgeway TAS 7054
Dynnyrne TAS 7005
Mount Nelson TAS 7007
Fern Tree TAS 7054
Tolmans Hill TAS 7007
Sandy Bay TAS 7005
University Of Tasmania TAS 7005
Hobart TAS 7000
Lenah Valley TAS 7008
Battery Point TAS 7004