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87 Victoria Park Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Victoria Park – 2016/17 Performance

Victoria Park Real Estate Agents sold 224 properties over the last 12 months (102 houses and 122 units). On average these 102 Victoria Park houses took 84 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -11% from their initial listing price. Victoria Park units on average took 84 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -8% from their initial listing price.

The best Victoria Park Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Victoria Park 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 87 agents operating in the Victoria Park council area servicing the Victoria Park market and 33 agencies, vendors should only use those Victoria Park agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Victoria Park property.

With total house growth of 19% over the last five years Victoria Park agents have had a reasonably difficult market to contend with. Selling properties well in a slow market is much more difficult. Units have fared better growing at 23%. Growth in Victoria Park houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -4% for houses (5yr average 4%) and below for units -3% (5yr average 5%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Victoria Park is an inner south eastern suburb of Perth, Western Australia. Its Local Government Area is the Town of Victoria Park.

Victoria Park is the eastern gateway to Perth's central business district, being the intersection of the three original eastern arterial roads: Albany Highway, Canning Highway, Great Eastern Highway, and the Causeway Bridge. The Causeway connects Victoria Park to the city, located 3 km to the northwest.

The suburb of Victoria Park derives its name from "Victoria Park Estate", a development that took place there in the 1890s. It is believed the name was given to the estate because Queen Victoria was still on the throne, although it may be connected with Victoria Park in Melbourne.

The area was originally the largest portion of a grant of 972 acres to John Butler in 1831. Progress and development was initially very slow, but a few houses were built around coach stops on the Albany Road, initially constructed from hand-sawn wooden logs. The road was rebuilt in the early 1860s by convicts. At this time the entire area from Canning Bridge to Belmont was simply known as "Canning".

In 1886, a settlement started at "2 Mile Spring", opposite the present location of the Broken Hill Hotel, and a year later, subdivision commenced. The building of the railway to Pinjarra in 1893 had a huge effect on the area - within a few years, a state school was built on Cargill Street and by 1898, the population had reached 1,197.

The following year, Broken Hill Hotel and the Town Hall were constructed, serving as both a community centre and as the council office for the Victoria Park Municipality. The Town Hall was later demolished, while the Broken Hill Hotel is listed by the National Trust.

A tram service commenced in 1905, and by 1917 the population had reached 5,000, and had at their disposal electric lighting, a public library, police station, post office, bowling club and two hotels, as well as several banks and numerous commercial enterprises and factories. After World War I, Albany Highway was bitumenised, and the commercial centre on either side of the road grew to rival centres in more established areas.

While by 1937 considered a "working man's district", by the mid-1970s the area had a higher-than-average elderly population according to ABS statistics, and the development of townhouses in place of some of the original dwellings saw increasing gentrification as city workers settled in areas closer to the Perth CBD. In 1993, Burswood was approved as a name for the northeastern part of Victoria Park, and split away from it.

The Causeway Bridge was the first major bridge engineering project in or about Perth, and involved augmenting the Heirisson mudflats into a proper island. The mudflats were at that time an important resource for the Noongar Indigenous Australians. The current bridge is the "third edition

Victoria Park is bounded by the Swan River to the northwest, Shepperton Road, Harper Street and the Armadale railway to the northeast, Miller and Kent Streets to the southeast and a line 61 m southwest of Berwick Street to the southwest. The suburb is mostly residential, although Albany Highway is a commercial "high street" and a number of parks can be found - most notably McCallum Park on the river, Raphael Park and the smaller Read Park and Hawthorne Park.

At the ABS 2001 census, Victoria Park had a population of 6,980 people living in 3,998 dwellings. Over a quarter of Victoria Park's residents live in unit or apartment blocks. The ABS identified property and business services and retail as the primary occupations, followed by health, manufacturing, hospitality and education. 15.2% of those surveyed were from East or South-East Asia, while sizable Italian and South Asian minorities were reported.

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