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There are 156 real estate agents servicing South Yarra and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 638 properties. We have analysed all these South Yarra 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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156 South Yarra Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents South Yarra – 2016/17 Performance

South Yarra Real Estate Agents sold 638 properties over the last 12 months (131 houses and 507 units). On average these 131 South Yarra houses took 83 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -14% from their initial listing price. South Yarra units on average took 83 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -9% from their initial listing price.

The best South Yarra Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these South Yarra 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 156 agents operating in the Stonnington – Prahran council area servicing the South Yarra market and 59 agencies, vendors should only use those South Yarra 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 Yarra property.

With total house growth of 26% over the last five years South Yarra agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared better growing at 47%. Growth in South Yarra houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -21% for houses (5yr average 5%) and below for units 0% (5yr average 9%).

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

With South Yarra houses only selling on average every 10 years and units every 9 years, securing the best South Yarra real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

South Yarra is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 4 km south-east from Melbourne's Central Business District. Its Local Government Area are the Cities of Melbourne and Stonnington. At the 2011 Census, South Yarra had a population of 19,134.

The area east of Punt Road is in the Local Government Area of the City of Stonnington and the area to the west is in the City of Melbourne.

The main shopping region of South Yarra runs along Toorak Road and Chapel Street. Trade along these two arteries are focused on trendy and upscale shopping, restaurants, nightclubs and cafe culture. The area of South Yarra centred along Commercial Road is one of Melbourne's gay villages.

South Yarra is also home to some of Melbourne's most prestigious residential addresses. Residential land price records have been set by properties in Domain Road, Walsh Street and Fairlie Court.

South Yarra was originally inhabited by the Wurundjeri tribe of the Kulin aboriginal nation.

The area was settled by European settlers in the 1830s, around the time of the establishment of Melbourne. During the 1840s, it became popular with wealthy citizens of Melbourne as a suburban retreat from the town. Several large houses were built and, together with neighbouring Toorak, it maintained its upper-class reputation into the post- Second World War period. South Yarra Post Office was open briefly in 1854, then reopened on 21 June 1858.

During the 1920s and 1930s, many of the large gardens of the older mansions were subdivided and blocks of flats became a feature of the area. From the 1930s, the area around Park Street, where large numbers of flats had been built, became a popular neighbourhood for middle-class homosexuals;at that time an illegal subculture in the state of Victoria.

The building of apartment buildings, particularly around South Yarra railway station, continued into the 1960s and 1970s and today South Yarra is one of the most densely populated suburbs in Melbourne.

On October 12, 1988, police officers Steven Tynan and Damian Eyre were murdered in Walsh Street, South Yarra.

On July 8, 2002, the Salt nightclub in Daly Street was the site of a dispute which resulted in the murder of three men. On September 19, 2005, seven men were found guilty of murder, in the Supreme Court of Victoria. The nightclub was particularly notorious for criminal activity and was finally shut down.

South Yarra has several local attractions. Perhaps the best known is Chapel Street. The South Yarra section of the famous street is the most fashionable and upmarket end. A major landmark is The Jam Factory, old factories converted into an upmarket shopping centre and cinemas. The Como Centre is a large shopping centre on the corner of Toorak and Chapel Streets, which combines with an office building, South Yarra's tallest, which houses the headquarters for ATV-10 and Global Television's TV production facilities.

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