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There are real estate agents servicing South Hobart and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 77 properties. We have analysed all these South Hobart 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 South Hobart – 2016/17 Performance

South Hobart Real Estate Agents sold 77 properties over the last 12 months (51 houses and 26 units). On average these 51 South Hobart houses took 59 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -8% from their initial listing price.

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

With total house growth of 20% over the last five years South Hobart agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared not as well growing at 4%. Growth in South Hobart houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -7% for houses (5yr average 4%) and below for units -11% (5yr average 1%).

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

With South Hobart houses only selling on average every 9 years and units every 8 years, securing the best South Hobart real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

South Hobart is one of Hobart's southern suburbs. It is bound by Dynnyrne, Fern Tree, West Hobart and the CBD.

South Hobart is home to many of the most beautiful homes in Hobart, including the classical Georgian residence of Milton and the Henry Hunter-designed Ashleigh.

The World Heritage-listed Cascades Female Factory Historic Site in South Hobart is Australia

From 1828 to 1856, the Cascades Female Factory operated as a purpose-built institution intended to reform female convicts. More than 5,000 women convicts are known to have spent time here.

The Cascades Female Factory was originally established on the site of a failed rum distillery which was adapted and gradually expanded to comprise five conjoined, rectangular walled yards.

After 1856, the site was used for a variety of institutional purposes before being sold in 1904 and subdivided."

The Cascade Brewery, the oldest brewery in Australia, is located here.

Another landmark is All Saints Anglican Church. Established in 1858, it is heritage listed. The building was designed by the prominent architect Henry Hunter.

The church is also renowned for containing a memorial plaque for school teacher and founder of women's cricket in Australia, Lily Poulett-Harris.

South Hobart is also famous for its Keen's Curry sign. This was created when the son-in-law of the company's founder "purchased land in the foothills of Mount Wellington, overlooking Hobart, and in 1905 transformed it into a large advertising sign. Heavy stones were collected from the site, painted white and used to form the words 'Keen's Curry' in letters some fifty feet high. Public uproar resulted, but Horace won the right to use it as an advertising sign. In June 1926 the familiar landmark briefly changed to read 'Hell's Curse' as a university prank, and students altered it again in 1962 to promote a theatre production. In 1994 the landmark read 'No Cable Car' as a protest against a proposed development. After every change the sign was restored and as of 2012 was still in place."

The area is known for its high green vote which is reflected by the existence of a community sustainability network. This is coordinated through a community.