Buyer’s Agent Watsonia – Suburb Profile

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Buying a property in Watsonia can be a daunting and difficult process. For many of us, it is something we only do a few times in our lives.

A buyers advocate (also known as a buyers agent or property finder) can be an enormous help to make it easy to buy a home or investment property by:

  • removing the stress and frustration of buying a home
  • saving you time and allowing you to get your weekends back
  • saving you from having to deal with the tactics of real estate agents

Questions such as “where can I find a home I can afford”, “am I paying too much?”, “where can I find someone to bid for me at auction” are easily answered with the assistance of a buyer’s agent specialising in the Watsonia area.

A buyers advocate can manage the entire buying process for you or, where you have found a property, negotiate on your behalf with the agent or bid at auction for you.

WE MAKE IT EASY to get your weekends back and find the perfect home or investment property in Watsonia for a LOW FLAT FIXED FEE. We guide you through the entire process, from selecting a home, market appraisal, negotiating/bidding to the final inspection, and help you purchase with confidence.

We also offer a service for vendors selling in Watsonia. We offer our Vendor Advocacy service to our sellers at NO CHARGE.

Watsonia Suburb Profile

Watsonia is a suburb of Melbourne situated 16 kilometers northeast of the CBD. It is a small community with a population of 5,214 as of 2016 and belongs to the local government area of the City of Banuyle.

Named after Frank Watson, a property developer and landowner, the Wurundjeri people were the original inhabitants of Watsonia of the area.

Watson purchased the Grace Park area in the early 20th century and subdivided the property for housing in 1924. However, it was only in the 1940s when more properties were bought as prices became more affordable.

Frank Watson was instrumental in the development of the suburb. Together with oter landowners, he shouldered the construction of a railway station as a way to attract more property investors. By June 1924, the Watsonia railway station was opened while the post office was opened 10 years later.

Famous Landmarks

One of the popular landmarks in Watsonia is the Simpson Army Barracks. It was originally known as the Watsonia Military Camp during the Second World War. By 1951, the land surrounding the camp was bought for the extension of the barracks.

Schools are also available in the suburbd. These include the Watsonia Primary School, Greensborough College, Parade College and Loyola College. The Latrobe Uni and RMIT are nearby as well.

Sports enthusiasts won’t be disappointed as the suburb has the Watsonia Football Club, an Australian Rules football team that competes in the Northern Football League.

The presence of public transport also makes Watsonia very accessible. It has a major train while bus routes also service the area.

Median house price Watsonia

Looking to buy in Melbourne and sick of missing out at auction? Talk to me about how I can help you buy your new home faster, for less.

Give me a call on 03 9686 2288 to discuss how I can help. I offer a free consultation, so why not call today?

Wendy Chamberlain from Chamberlain Property Advocates





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With a passion for all things real estate spanning over 20 years, Wendy loves that her role as a Buyers Agent or Sellers Advocate gives her buying and selling clients an experienced voice they can trust when it comes to negotiating to buy or sell something as important as their home or investment. Wendy considers it a privilege to be asked to help others realise such an important goal as home ownership and to be trusted with that honour. Get in touch today via for a no obligation chat about how Wendy can work with you and help you save time and money to secure your new home sooner.