Melbourne’s 2018 property record breakers

160 Wheelers Park Drive set a new residential price record for Cranbourne North this year.Source:Supplied Properties across Melbourne bucked the cooling market trend to set new records for their suburbs this year. Benchmarks have been busted in all corners of the city, taking former battler suburbs including Sunshine North, St Albans and Cranbourne North to

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33 Beadnall Tce Glengowrie among SA’s most-viewed homes

33 Beadnall Tce, Glengowrie, was SA’s most popular home of last week on realestate.com.au. It was also the fourth most-viewed property on the site Australia-wide.Source:Supplied WHERE the buyers are: Check out the Adelaide homes that are striking a chord with buyers, according to figures from realestate.com.au. These were the most popular homes of last week

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Old-fashion charmer with buyer appeal

This 1950s farmhouse was once part of a larger estateSource:Supplied It maybe surrounded by newer contemporary style homes, but this 1950s farmhouse in the semirural suburb of Pitt Town is proving a popular listing. Set on a 1500sq m block, the four bedroom property at 90 Hall Street attracted more 50 inquiries within its first

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The sea-change lifestyle attracts Melbourne buyers to Torquay

8 Ceduna Close, Torquay was snapped up before auction.Source:Supplied AN OFFER the vendor couldn’t refuse resulted in a family home in Torquay selling before auction. Melbourne buyers will be making the sea-change after snapping up 8 Ceduna Close for $830,000. Hayden, Torquay agent Michael Nemeth said the offer was put forward before the auction and after contacting

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New northern housing estate to hit market

Lino Bisinella finalises the $6.85 million sale of Crown land at Corio as auctioneer Joe Grgic looks on.Source:Supplied A GEELONG developer has revealed when the first land will be released to market at a new residential estate in the northern suburbs. Bisinella Developments has opened expressions of interest for homebuyers who want to register for

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Could Sydney’s market recovery be just a cut away?

  RBA researchers found falling interest rates was the chief catalyst behind the huge surge in prices.Source:istock A SYDNEY property price recovery could be just one or two cash rate cuts away. That’s a real possibility based on the latest research of, no-less, the Reserve Bank of Australia. Their researchers found falling interest rates was

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First-time buyers splash $1.03m on semi

No. 26 Jarvie Ave in Petersham sold for $1.03 million.Source:Supplied FIRST home buyers have snapped up a two-bedroom semi-detached home in Petersham at auction for $1.03 million. The quaint property at 26 Jarvie Ave attracted two registered bidders with both participating. Selling agents Rhonda Yim and Benjamin Martin of Belle Property Annandale had 30 people

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A gardener’s delight near Aldgate Village

8 Beverley Rd, Aldgate.Source:Supplied PICTURE perfect, and surrounded by undulating land and gardens, a return veranda character home offers rural-style living in the heart of Aldgate. The property at 8 Beverly Rd, which also includes a separate 1890s restored cottage, is set on a 1ha block, just minutes from the shops and services of Aldgate

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Young buyers out in force as auctions increase

2/33 Eildon Rd, St Kilda sold well above reserve at auction.Source:Supplied A one-bedroom apartment sold more than $50,000 beyond its reserve as auction action returned to the inner suburbs on the first weekend of February. Savvy young buyers were out to take advantage of the market as an impressive result for a compact St Kilda

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Local suburbs defy Sydney downturn

  No. 11 Mulbring St, Mosman, sold at auction this month for $3,975,000, according to CoreLogic.Source:Supplied Property buyers in a suburb cluster on the lower north shore have ignored Sydney’s softening market for more than a year, new analysis by a leading Sydney buyers’ agent has revealed. STRAND Property Group director, Michael Ossitt, said auction

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