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There are 27 real estate agents servicing Waurn Ponds and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 44 properties. We have analysed all these Waurn Ponds 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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27 Waurn Ponds Real Estate Agents Reviewed – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents Waurn Ponds – 2016/17 Performance

Waurn Ponds Real Estate Agents sold 44 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 44 Waurn Ponds houses took 57 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -8% from their initial listing price.

The best Waurn Ponds Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Waurn Ponds 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 27 agents operating in the South Barwon – Inner council area servicing the Waurn Ponds market and 10 agencies, vendors should only use those Waurn Ponds agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Waurn Ponds property.

With total house price growth of 23% over the last five years Waurn Ponds agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Growth in Waurn Ponds houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -7% (5yr average 5%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Waurn Ponds is a mainly residential southern suburb of Geelong, Victoria, Australia.

The suburb is bounded by Rossack Drive, Princes Highway, the Geelong to Warnambool railway, Reservoir Road, Draytons Road, Pigdons Road, Deakin University and Honeys Road.

The town was named after the Waurn chain of ponds, a watercourse that flows from Mount Moriac over 30 km into the Barwon River. Two early hotels - the Victoria Inn and the Waurn Ponds Inn were located on the Princes Highway serving travellers on the road. The Albert and Victoria vineyards, owned by David Pettavel, began growing grapes in 1848 and the area was better known as Pettavel in the 1860s. The Pettavel Post Office opened on 12 January 1865 and remained open until 1952. The Waurn Ponds Post Office opened on 1 December 1871 and closed in 1968.

A quarry for limestone was opened in the 1840s, with quarrying continuing from 1964 to today at the nearby Blue Circle Southern cement works. Kilns for making mortar lime operated until the 1970s.

Waurn Ponds started to become part of the outer suburbs of Geelong from the 1970s, with the opening of the Deakin University campus and the Waurn Ponds Hotel on the highway. Major development did not begin until the early 1990s, based around Ghazeepore Road. The intervening years have seen housing developments spread across the hillside towards Grovedale.

Waurn Ponds is home to the quite small Waurn Ponds Creek. It starts around the Mount Moriac region and eventually flows into the Barwon River near Belmont Common.

As of 2007, it is low on water and is no more than 1 meter deep in most sections. It has a large weed problem which makes the creek look uninhabitable. The creek is home to species of fish including Carp, Redfin, Roach, Tench, Australian Grayling and short finned eels. The creek also is a large habitat of native birds including the pacific black duck. Increase in annual rain will bring the creek back to its original status.

Waurn Ponds has a large linear parkland following the creek. The neighbouring suburb of Grovedale has a skate park and baseball complex.

Waurn Ponds is located on the Princes Highway that links the suburb the centre of Geelong. It is also the southern endpoint of Geelong Ring Road completed 2009. Anglesea Road heads south through the suburb linking the area to Torquay and Anglesea. Pioneer Road links the region west to Grovedale, the road not being completed eastward across the Waurn Ponds Creek until the mid 1990s.

Public transport to the area is provided by buses operated by Benders Buslines and McHarrys Buslines, on routes to the Geelong city centre travelling via the university, Belmont, Highton and Grovedale.

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Marshall VIC 3216
Belmont VIC 3216
Grovedale East VIC 3216
Grovedale VIC 3216
Ceres VIC 3221
Wandana Heights VIC 3216
Waurn Ponds VIC 3216
Highton VIC 3216
Deakin University VIC 3217