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21 Norlane Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Norlane – 2016/17 Performance

Norlane Real Estate Agents sold 149 properties over the last 12 months (136 houses and 13 units). On average these 136 Norlane houses took 79 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -7% from their initial listing price. Norlane units on average took 137 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -8% from their initial listing price.

The best Norlane Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Norlane 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 21 agents operating in the Corio – Inner council area servicing the Norlane market and 8 agencies, vendors should only use those Norlane agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Norlane property.

Growth in Norlane houses over the last year has been satisfactory, coming in at 4%. Agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market.

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

With Norlane houses only selling on average every 10 years and units every 8 years, securing the best Norlane real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

Norlane is a northern suburb of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. Norlane is located approximately 7 km from the Geelong central business district and approximately 70 km from the state capital, Melbourne. Situated 1 km from the Port Phillip Bay, Corio Bay, North Shore Beach.

The suburb of Norlane was named after Norman Lane, a local serviceman from the district who died working on the Burma Thai Railway in 1943, after being captured in Singapore.

The Post Office opened on 17 December 1945 as development of the suburb began. Later, the Post Office of Norlane West opened on 13 October 1958.

With the enormous pressure on housing in the early 1950s, residents resorted to small dwellings, tents and partially completed buildings. The Housing Commission of Victoria provided accommodation for families unable to rent or to afford the purchase of their own home.

In 1947 the government Housing Commission began its house-building program in Norlane, and by 1976 when its program was completed there were 2,464 commission houses available for low income renters. Much of the housing was for employees at the nearby Ford Motor Company, International Harvester, Shell, Pilkington Glass, Hendersons and Pivot Phosphate factories.

As workers hungry for employment flocked to Geelong to take up jobs the Victorian Government responded through its Housing Commission by buying up broad acres north of the Ford plant and building homes by the hundreds. Norlane was quickly transformed from paddocks to busy working class suburbia in a decade. By 1960, the urban landscape of streets, roads, crescents, courts and boulevards which we know today had extended as far as Corio Village. For Geelong, it was an amazing and exciting time.

Many of the houses built in Norlane were prefabricated units imported from the Netherlands and France. Today many of the original prefabricated houses are being demolished to make way for newer government funded brick units and private development, due to the rapid growth and rapid development of Norlane the dominate issue of the area is state funded and controlled re-development of Norlane into a more modern suburb utilizing contemporary planning methodologies and a higher levels of private housing ownership as Melbourne real estate swelters and people look for more affordable and alternative lifestyle options.

In the 2001 Australian Bureau of Statistics Census of Population and Housing, the population of the Norlane census area was 8,628 people, in an area of 5.1 square kilometres. Females outnumbered males, with 4,436 females and 4,192 males as of 2001. Some 24% of the population of Norlane were born outside of Australia. The predominant age group in Norlane is 40

The three most common forms of dwelling were: a separate house, a flat or apartment and a semi-detached house. Residents enjoy generous land parcels, ample backyards with single story weatherboard housing built during the 1960s on 600 to 800 square metres blocks, progressively brick based sud-division buildings and double story dwellings on approximately 300 square metre lots are beginning to become more common, with higher rise especially where views of the peninsula from a higher rise viewpoint are applicable. In August 2010 the median sale price of houses in the area is $184,500 up 15% from the previous year but generally raising by a modest 10% per year on average. 2002 saw a 38.9% growth in real estate value. Demand for renting a home in Norlane is good with an expected rental return of $180 to $220 per week for a 3 bedroom house in comparing the price of property it is a reason why some choose to invest in Norlane.

A majority of residents of are employed in Engineering, Management and Commerce and Food, Hospitality and Personal Services industries.

The five strongest religious affiliations in the area in 2001 were: Catholic, Anglican, Orthodox, Presbyterian and Uniting.

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