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Real Estate Agents Zeehan – 2016/17 Performance

Zeehan Real Estate Agents sold 14 houses over the last 12 months. On average these 14 Zeehan houses took 124 days to sell and were sold at an average discount of -18% from their initial listing price.

The best Zeehan Real Estate Agents sell properties considerably better than these average figures. We detail who these Zeehan 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 8 agents operating in the West Coast council area servicing the Zeehan market and 3 agencies, vendors should only use those Zeehan agents who routinely deliver superior results for their clients. This is crucial to maximise their chances of securing the best possible price for their Zeehan property.

With total house price growth of -40% over the last five years Zeehan agents have had a reasonably difficult market to contend with. Selling properties well in a slow market is much more difficult. Growth in Zeehan houses over the last year has been above the five year annual growth rate, coming in at 2% (5yr average -8%).

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

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

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

Suburb Overview

Zeehan is a town on the west coast of Tasmania, Australia 139 kilometres south-west of Burnie. At the 2006 census, Zeehan had a population of 845. It is part of the Municipality of West Coast.

The town was named after the nearby Mount Zeehan which had been named by George Bass and Matthew Flinders after Abel Tasman 's brig Zeehaen.

The region has one of the oldest histories of any part of Tasmania, when Abel Tasman sighted this part of the state in 1642. An early port for Zeehan was Trial Harbour but it was very precarious in its location on Ocean Beach and was overtaken by Strahan. Zeehan was established as a mining field, then as a town after the Zeehan-Dundas silver - lead deposits were found in 1882 by Frank Long. Mount Zeehan Post Office opened on 1 August 1888 and was renamed Zeehan in 1890. The peak period for mining was up to the First World War,though lead mining continued on up to 1963 at mines such as the Montana and Oceana. The population of Zeehan - Dundas peaked at 10,000 about 1910, over ten times the current population.

It was clearly in competition with the town further south, Queenstown, and while the silver boom lasted it was known as the Silver City. In the first decade of the twentieth century it was on a par with Launceston and Hobart for size. With a main street over two miles long;it also claimed over 20 hotels. In the 1970s it saw increased activity due to operations at the nearby Renison Bell Tin mine, and again in the 1990s.

Zeehan was an important railway location

Some of the smaller railway operations east of Zeehan were unique. One had the honour of having the first Garratt steam engine designed and built for its operations.

After the Government rail connection between Zeehan and Strahan closed, the Mount Lyell Company trucked its copper ore to the Emu Bay Railway terminus at Melba Flats, a few kilometres east of Zeehan.

Allegiance Limited Avebury nickel mine, Zeehan Zinc's Comstock Mine and the Bluestone Tin's Renison Bell tin mine are significant economic contributors to the community, but the majority of the town relies on tourism for its survival.

Among these attractions is the West Coast Pioneers Museum, which is in the old School of Mines building. The main streetscape of Zeehan is one significant feature of the town.

The famed concert pianist Eileen Joyce was born in Zeehan, and Eileen Joyce Memorial Park in Zeehan was named in her honour.

Strahan TAS 7468
Queenstown TAS 7467
Rosebery TAS 7470
Renison Bell TAS 7469
Zeehan TAS 7469
Tullah TAS 7321