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There are 42 real estate agents servicing Watsonia and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 93 properties. We have analysed all these Watsonia 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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Real Estate Agents Watsonia – 2016/17 Performance

Watsonia Real Estate Agents sold 93 properties over the last 12 months (72 houses and 21 units). On average these 72 Watsonia houses took 63 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -6% from their initial listing price. Watsonia units on average took 66 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -6% from their initial listing price.

The best Watsonia Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Watsonia 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 42 agents operating in the Banyule – North council area servicing the Watsonia market and 16 agencies, vendors should only use those Watsonia agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Watsonia property.

With total house growth of 64% over the last five years Watsonia agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared not as well growing at 43%. Growth in Watsonia houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -1% for houses (5yr average 13%) and below for units -5% (5yr average 9%).

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

With Watsonia houses only selling on average every 12 years and units every 9 years, securing the best Watsonia real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

Watsonia is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 16 km north-east from Melbourne's Central Business District. Its Local Government Area is the City of Banyule. At the 2011 Census, Watsonia had a population of 5,146.

Watsonia originally belonged to the Wurundjeri people. It is named after early property developer and landowner Frank Watson.

Watsonia was surveyed by Robert Hoddle in 1838 as part of the parish of Keelbundora, for subdivisional sale as farms. Until the 1870s, much of Watsonia remained part of the vast property holdings of John Brown. The Grace Park area was purchased in 1877 by Frederick Augustus Nell, and then by Frank Watson in the early twentieth century. Watson subdivided the property for housing in 1924. The area remained primarily rural until the 1940s, when property prices became affordable.

Watson and other landowners paid for the establishment of a railway station in order to attract property buyers. Watsonia railway station was named after Watson. Watsonia train station was opened on Monday 23 June 1924, between the existing Macleod and Greensborough Stations. The current Watsonia Station is in Zone 2 on the Hurstbridge railway line and is currently served by Metro Trains Melbourne. Watsonia Post Office opened around 1934.

Watsonia has the Simpson Army Barracks, Yallambie which was originally known as the Watsonia Military Camp during World War II. This complex was built on the property formerly owned by Ainslie Meares. In 1951, surrounding land was purchased for the extension of the barracks.

Watsonia is also the home to Watsonia Primary School, one campus of Greensborough College and Loyola College.

Watsonia Football Club, an Australian Rules football team, competes in the Northern Football League.

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