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There are 11 real estate agents servicing Port Augusta and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 100 properties. We have analysed all these Port Augusta 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 Port Augusta – 2016/17 Performance

Port Augusta Real Estate Agents sold 100 properties over the last 12 months (85 houses and 15 units). On average these 85 Port Augusta houses took 127 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -11% from their initial listing price. Port Augusta units on average took 98 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -13% from their initial listing price.

The best Port Augusta Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Port Augusta 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 11 agents operating in the Port Augusta council area servicing the Port Augusta market and 4 agencies, vendors should only use those Port Augusta agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Port Augusta property.

With total house growth of 17% over the last five years Port Augusta agents have had a reasonably difficult market to contend with. Selling properties well in a slow market is much more difficult. Units have fared not as well growing at -28%. Growth in Port Augusta houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -13% for houses (5yr average 3%) and below for units -46% (5yr average -6%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Port Augusta is the seventh most populous city in South Australia after Adelaide, Mount Gambier, Whyalla, Murray Bridge, Port Lincoln and Port Pirie. It is a seaport and railway junction city on the east coast of the Eyre Peninsula in South Australia at the head of the Spencer Gulf, 322 kilometres north of the state capital. Other major industries include electricity generation.

It is a natural harbour which was founded on 24 May 1852 by Alexander Elder and John Grainger who selected the location for the port. Mr. Grainger was a member of Government from Adelaide. The port was named after Augusta Sophia, Lady Young, the wife of the Governor of South Australia, Sir Henry Edward Fox Young.

According to the 2006 Census the population of the Port Augusta census area was 13,257 people, making it the second largest urban area after Whyalla on the Eyre Peninsula. 50.2% of the population were female, 85.2% are Australian born, over 88.6% of residents are Australian citizens and 17.3% were Aboriginal.

The most popular industries for employment were Technicians and Trades Workers, Community and Personal Service Workers and Clerical and Administrative Workers, while the unemployment rate is approx. 7%. The median weekly household income is A$789 or more per week, compared with $924 in Adelaide. 17.4% of the population identify themselves as Catholic, while a higher 26.2% identify with no religion at all.

In 1878, the town became the southern terminus of a proposed North South transcontinental line, headed for Darwin 2,500 km away. This 3 ft 6 in narrow gauge railway was later taken over by the Commonwealth in 1910 and later renamed the Central Australia Railway. In 1929 it was extended to its last terminus at Alice Springs, Northern Territory.

Between 1913 and 1917, a 2,000 km long east

The standard gauge Adelaide-Darwin railway was finally completed in 2003. Port Augusta is a stop on the Indian Pacific transcontinental train service on the Sydney

In the 1990s the narrow gauge line between Port Augusta and Quorn was re-opened as the Pichi Richi heritage Railway.

Port Augusta is served by Port Augusta Airport. Sharp Airlines connects the city to Adelaide twice daily.

Electricity is generated at the Playford B and Northern power stations from brown coal mined at Leigh Creek, 250 km to the north. The only coal-fired electricity generating plants in South Australia, in 2009 they produced 33% of the state's electricity, but over 50% of the state's CO 2 emissions from electricity generation.

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