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130 Sylvania Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Sylvania – 2016/17 Performance

Sylvania Real Estate Agents sold 169 properties over the last 12 months (91 houses and 78 units). On average these 91 Sylvania houses took 76 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -8% from their initial listing price. Sylvania units on average took 110 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -9% from their initial listing price.

The best Sylvania Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Sylvania 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 130 agents operating in the Sutherland Shire – East council area servicing the Sylvania market and 49 agencies, vendors should only use those Sylvania agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Sylvania property.

With total house growth of 30% over the last five years Sylvania agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared not as well growing at 15%. Growth in Sylvania houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at 5% for houses (5yr average 6%) and below for units 1% (5yr average 3%).

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

With Sylvania houses only selling on average every 14 years and units every 7 years, securing the best Sylvania real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

Sylvania is a suburb, in southern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Sylvania is located 22 kilometres south of the Sydney central business district in the Sutherland Shire.

Sylvania is mostly residential but also contains areas of native bushland and some commercial developments on the Princes Highway and Port Hacking Road. Sylvania Heights is a locality in the western part of the suburb. Sylvania Waters and Kangaroo Point share the same postcode .

The traditional "owners" of Sylvania are the Dharawal Aboriginal people and their archaeological heritage is evident in a number of registered middens, burial and art sites in rockshelters on the Georges River. After European settlement, this land was acquired by John Connell Laycock as a Crown grant. Thomas Holt , a prominent landowner, financier and politician, acquired it a few years later as part of the Holt-Sutherland Estate, some 13,000 acres . The name of the suburb clearly relates to its original wooded vegetation . The native vegetation of the suburb is now fast disappearing, as a result of increased development. Thomas Holt built Sutherland House on the foreshore of Gwawley Bay in 1818, on the eastern side of Sylvania. He established the Sutherland Estate Company in 1881 and a village grew here, with a post office opening in 1883. The school opened in 1884 but closed in 1891 and was not reopened until 1925. Sylvania Heights Public School opened in 1955.

Sutherland House' no longer stands , but there are a number of heritage-listed buildings in the suburb. They include the original St Mark's timber church ;a timber residence in Evelyn Street associated with the Holt Estate;Glenn Robin', built by William Glenn Wade on land he acquired in 1949 and completed in 1954;and 'Green Gables' built by Sidney and Clarisse Bayer between 1946 and 1952 on Kangaroo Point.* [1]

In 1913 the 3 hectare area bounded by Florida Street, Harrow Street, Mowbray Street and Illawarra Road was known as the Swastika Estate.

Much of the land of Sylvania Waters was 'reclaimed' from Gwawley Bay, effectively destroying the highly integrated mangrove flora of the bay. Sylvania Waters Estate was developed by L.J.Hooker in the 1960s;land offered had water frontages with boating facilities. Streets were named after Australian rivers to emphasise the association with water, such as Shoalhaven, Tweed, Murrumbidgee, Hawkesbury and Barwon. The suburb has been identified as an area that is particularly vulnerable to inundation, should predictions of climate change, global warming and rising sea levels prove correct.

Southgate Shopping Centre is located on the corner of the Princes Highway and Port Hacking Road. It contains two supermarkets Coles and Woolworths, a Kmart discount department store, many specialty shops including a Post office, a bowling alley, a gymnasium, fast food restaurants and a pub. A small group of shops and restaurants is located on Princes Highway near the foot of Tom Uglys Bridge. Another group of shops is located further west along the Princes Highway at Sylvania Heights, which includes Sylvania Heights Plaza.

The Princes Highway crosses the Georges River over the Tom Uglys Bridge at Horse Rock Point and links Sylvania north to Blakehurst, in the St George area. The suburb is serviced by buses owned by the French-owned Veolia Transport company.

According to the 2006 Australian Bureau of Statistics Census of Population, there were 9,496 people usually resident in Sylvania . 72.1% stated they were Australian-born. Of those born overseas, the percentages were as follows: United Kingdom 4.2%, New Zealand 1.97% and Greece 1.8%. English was stated as the only language spoken at home by 68.8% of residents and the most common other languages spoken were Greek 6.7%, Arabic 2.7% and Cantonese 2.4%. The most common responses for religious affiliation were Catholic 27.9%, Anglican 25.0% and Orthodox 11.5%. In June 2009 the population was 9,499.

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