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8 Queenstown Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Queenstown – 2016/17 Performance

Queenstown Real Estate Agents sold 57 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 57 Queenstown houses took 134 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -19% from their initial listing price.

The best Queenstown Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Queenstown 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 8 agents operating in the West Coast council area servicing the Queenstown market and 3 agencies, vendors should only use those Queenstown agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Queenstown property.

With total house price growth of 7% over the last five years Queenstown agents have had a reasonably difficult market to contend with. Selling properties well in a slow market is much more difficult. Growth in Queenstown houses over the last year has been above the five year annual growth rate, coming in at 4% (5yr average 1%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Queenstown is a town in the West Coast region of the island of Tasmania. It is in a valley on the western slopes of Mount Owen on the West Coast Range.

It had a population of 5,119 people as of 2009. At the 2006 census, Queenstown had a population of 2,117.

Queenstown's history has long been tied to the mining industry. This mountainous area was first explored in 1862. It was long after that when alluvial gold was discovered at Mount Lyell, prompting the formation of the Mount Lyell Gold Mining Company in 1881. In 1892, the mine began searching for copper. The final name of the Mount Lyell company was the Mount Lyell Mining and Railway Company.

Queenstown Post Office opened on 21 November 1896. A Queenstown South office opened in 1949 and closed in 1973.

In the 1900s, Queenstown was the centre of the Mount Lyell mining district and had numerous smelting works, brick-works, and sawmills. The area at the time was finely wooded. The population in 1900 was 5051;the district, 10,451.

The town was the base of the Queenstown council up until amalgamation with other west coast councils in the 1990s. The town in its heyday had a collection of hotels, churches and schools that have all significantly reduced since the demise of the Mount Lyell company.

The town was the base of the Organisation for Tasmanian Development started in 1982.

There was a brief boom in prosperity in the 1980s, with the building of several nearby dams by the Hydro. The Darwin and Crotty dams that comprise Lake Burbury were built during this period. These followed the cancellation of the Gordon-below-Franklin Dam in 1983 after strong campaigning by environmentalists in the 'No Dams' campaign.

Queenstown is now experiencing a revival, reflected in the popularity of its inaugural arts and heritage festival in 2010. The town is now home to a small but thriving arts community, and has inspired writers, painters, photographers and historians by both its unique beauty and history.

The newly restored Abt railway along with renewed mining and exploration activity in the region has also contributed to the town's rejuvenation in recent years.

The mountains surrounding Queenstown have unusual pink and grey hues that come from the conglomerate rocks on the two most adjacent mountains - Mount Lyell and Mount Owen. The mountains surrounding Queenstown are often snowcapped through winter. Snow falls a few days out of the year.

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