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There are 5 real estate agents servicing Swan Hill and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 158 properties. We have analysed all these Swan Hill 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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5 Swan Hill Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Swan Hill – 2016/17 Performance

Swan Hill Real Estate Agents sold 158 properties over the last 12 months (123 houses and 35 units). On average these 123 Swan Hill houses took 96 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -7% from their initial listing price. Swan Hill units on average took 99 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -8% from their initial listing price.

The best Swan Hill Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Swan Hill 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 5 agents operating in the Swan Hill – Central council area servicing the Swan Hill market and 2 agencies, vendors should only use those Swan Hill agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Swan Hill property.

With total house growth of 1% over the last five years Swan Hill 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 -13%. Growth in Swan Hill houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -3% for houses (5yr average 0%) and below for units -7% (5yr average -3%).

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

With Swan Hill houses only selling on average every 12 years and units every 10 years, securing the best Swan Hill real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

Swan Hill is a city in the northwest of Victoria, Australia. It is located on the Murray Valley Highway, on the south bank of the Murray River, downstream from the junction of the Loddon River. At the 2006 census, Swan Hill had a population of 9,684.

In the Dreamtime, Totyerguil ran out of spears while chasing Otchtout the cod. This chase is part of the mythology of the creation of the Murray River.

Based on evidence from Coobool Creek and Kow Swamp, it appears that Aboriginal people have lived in the area for the last 13,000 - 9,000 years. The area is inhabited by the Wemba-Wemba and Wati-Wati people. Swan Hill was called "Matakupaat" or "place of the Platypus " by the Wemba Wemba people.

The area was given its current name by explorer Thomas Mitchell, while camping beside a hill there on 21 June 1836.

The European community grew up around a punt river crossing, which was established as early as 1846. This crossing serviced the growing agricultural area, and was the only river crossing for 100 km. The Post Office opened here on 1 February 1849.

In 1853 Francis Cadell navigated the Murray river from its mouth in South Australia to Swan Hill in his paddle steamer, Lady Augusta. He arrived on 17 September 1853, narrowly beating William Randell of Mannum, who arrived 4 hours later in the in PS Mary Ann. This demonstrated the feasibility of river traffic, which flourished until the introduction of the railway.

In 1883, the first of several red brick water towers were built to supply the growing town with water. Water was pumped out of the river and into the top of the tower by a wood-fired steam engine, and then flowed by gravitation to surrounding businesses and private residences. Many of these towers can still be seen around town.

The railway from Bendigo was extended from Kerang to Swan Hill in May 1890, being extended to Piangil in 1915.

The punt river crossing was replaced by a timber truss, steel lift span bridge in 1896.

In 1914, Isaburo Takasuka produced the first commercial rice crop in Australia. He grew Japanese varieties on 200 acres of flood prone land on the Murray River near Swan Hill.

Swan Hill VIC 3585