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Stratford Real Estate Agents – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Stratford – 2016/17 Performance

Stratford Real Estate Agents sold 23 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 23 Stratford houses took 169 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -11% from their initial listing price.

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

With total house price growth of 53% over the last five years Stratford agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Growth in Stratford houses over the last year has been above the five year annual growth rate, coming in at 30% (5yr average 11%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Stratford is a town on the Avon River in Victoria, Australia, 232 kilometres east of Melbourne on the Princes Highway in Shire of Wellington. At the 2006 census, Stratford had a population of 1950. The town services the local regional community and travellers on the Princes Highway. Stratford's principal industries are dairying, sheep, cattle and horse breeding and vegetable crops. The town has numerous coffee shops and cafes, a cellar door for a local winery, Design Gallery, model railway shop, a pub, parks and playgrounds for car travellers to break their journey.

The origin of the town's name is unclear. Many believe it derives from Stratford-upon-Avon in England, William Shakespeare 's birthplace, a view which is lent credence by the fact that it is located by the river Avon. Locals have embraced the connection with Shakespeare and a Shakespeare on the River Festival has been a successful annual event since 1989, incorporating works of Shakespeare and modern Australian plays. In 1998 the town formally became a member of the Stratford Sister Cities program to promote friendship and cultural exchange between participating countries. Participation is restricted to towns called "Stratford" that have a Shakespeare Theatre or Festival.

The River Avon has a local reputation as a source for river polished gemstones, particularly agate, and for rapidly rising during increased rainfall upstream.

Three kilometres south-east of Stratford is a 56-hectare park called Knob Reserve, part of the Gunai/Kurnai Bataluk Cultural Trail, which winds its way through East Gippsland, highlighting the places of cultural significance to the first inhabitants. There are picnic facilities and an annual country music festival is held at Knob Reserve.

Stratford has a railway station on the Bairnsdale railway line, which was reopened for passenger use in 2004. The Howitt Bicycle Trail passes through Stratford.

The town has an Australian rules football team competing in the North Gippsland Football League.

The town has a cricket team competing in the Sale/Maffra Cricket Association. They have won 4 A Grade premierships since reforming in 1978

The land around the Avon River was occupied by the Brayakuloong people of the Gunai /Kurnai indigenous nation for thousands of years prior to European settlement.

Angus McMillan named the Avon River after the river of the same name in his native Scotland. In 1840 he established a pastoral run at Bushy Park, north-west of the township. William Odell Raymond established a run in the area in 1842, and built his house, Strathfieldsaye, during 1848

The township was established in the late 1850s and the Post Office opened on 1 May 1858.

With the 1860s gold rush to the Omeo and Dargo goldfields, the town of Stratford prospered. Historic buildings include the RSL Hall, the Church of Holy Trinity, the Methodist Church, and the Post Office.

Meerlieu VIC 3862
Dargo VIC 3862
Sale East Raaf VIC 3852
Stratford VIC 3862
Cobains VIC 3851
Munro VIC 3862
Airly VIC 3851