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There are real estate agents servicing West Hobart and surrounds. In 2016 they sold 96 properties. We have analysed all these West Hobart 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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West Hobart Real Estate Agents – Choose The Best

Real Estate Agents West Hobart – 2016/17 Performance

West Hobart Real Estate Agents sold 96 properties over the last 12 months (77 houses and 19 units). On average these 77 West Hobart houses took 67 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -8% from their initial listing price. West Hobart units on average took 87 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -11% from their initial listing price.

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

With total house growth of 23% over the last five years West Hobart agents have had it reasonably easy selling into an appreciating market. Units have fared not as well growing at 20%. Growth in West Hobart houses over the last year has been below the five year annual growth rate, coming in at -4% for houses (5yr average 5%) and above for units 14% (5yr average 4%).

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

With West Hobart houses only selling on average every 10 years and units every 9 years, securing the best West Hobart real estate agent to manage this infrequent transaction is crucial.

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

Suburb Overview

West Hobart is an inner-city suburb of Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. It is in the hills immediately west of the city centre, and shares the postcode 7000 with that district.

The area was first settled as a farming district, hosting poultry, dairy, hops, orchards and Chinese market gardens. Various industries have also served in the area, including a brickworks at the top of Arthur Street and coal mines below Summerhill Road. The side of Knocklofty Hill served as a sandstone quarry. The area around Goulburn and Harrington Streets was once a red-light district.

Considered a 'working-class' suburb until the 1960s, West Hobart has become increasingly a popular inner-city suburb. Many of the houses in the area are older federation era buildings, prized for their views of the Derwent River.

West Hobart is now considered a bohemian suburb of Hobart, with lots of artists and musicians living in gentrified Victorian and Federation houses, which abound in the suburb.

Schools in the area include Lansdowne Crescent Primary School, Goulburn Street Primary and the Hobart campus of Guilford Young College on Barrack Street.