Melbourne Weekend Auctions Results | 18 July 2020

  As Melbourne continues with Stage Three restrictions due to mounting cases of coronavirus, buyers are still out and about and buying real estate. The Melbourne auction market recorded a 82 percent auction clearance rate (based on REIV data), down from 88 percent last week.  At the same time last year, the clearance rate was[…]

Melbourne Weekend Auctions Results | 11 July 2020

  With the Melbourne market back into Stage Three restrictions due to mounting cased of coronavirus, buyers appear to be getting used to the “new normal” of online selling options. The Melbourne auction market recorded a 88 percent auction clearance rate (based on REIV data), up from 71 percent last week.  At the same time[…]

Melbourne Auction Results | 4th July 2020

The Melbourne auction market recorded a 72 percent auction clearance rate (based on REIV data), up from 66 percent last week. This result is based on 300 auctions reported across Melbourne. 157 homes were sold at auction, 58 before auction with 85 homes passed in (31 on a vendor bid).  22 homes were withdrawn from[…]

Melbourne Auction Results | 6th June 2020

Melbourne’s auction market achieved a 56 percent clearance rate over the weekend, lower than last weekend’s 65 percent. Despite this with the low volume of homes for sale, the market is considered strong. The total auctions was 143 while the confirmed results was 92. The number of properties sold was 5826 with 34 being passed[…]

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Melbourne Auction Results | 30th May 2020

Melbourne’s auction market recorded a 65 percent clearance rate over the weekend. There were more listings compared to the previous weeks. The clearance rate was also the highest since February despite the lower volumes. The total auctions was 175 while the confirmed results was 110. The number of properties sold was 81 with 29 being[…]

Melbourne Auction Results | 16th May 2020

Melbourne recorded a 53 percent clearance rate over the weekend. The clearance rate was down from last weekend’s 56 percent. The total auctions was 82 while the confirmed results was 39. The number of properties sold was 36 with 19 being passed in. Total sales amounted to more than $22,035,000 while the median price in[…]

Bidding at auction? Don’t make these mistakes.

By now I’m sure you’ve started to hear the media reporting that house prices are on the rise. For the past quarter, Melbourne house prices jumped 4.1 per cent, with houses regaining almost half of the price falls that occurred during the recent downturn. For those of us immersed in all things real estate, out[…]

Melbourne Auction Results | 28th September 2019

Melbourne once again showed a strong auction result on Saturday recording 78 percent. The number of listings, however, was low due to the Grand Final public holiday that saw the Tigers competing against the Giants. The total scheduled auctions over the weekend was 49 while the confirmed results was 36. The number of properties sold[…]

Melbourne Auction Results | 14th September 2019

Melbourne recorded a strong clearance rate of 76 percent on Saturday, up from the previous week’s 74 percent. The auction market continues to do well despite the low volume of listings. The total scheduled auctions during the weekend was 760, still up from last weekend’s 704 while the confirmed results was 616. The number of[…]

Melbourne Suburbs To Benefit From The Suburban Rail Loop

Several suburbs in Melbourne will have six new train stations a few years from now. Part of a major project called the Suburban Rail Loop, this public transportation is aimed at providing Victorians easy access to their place of work, schools and other amenities. It is worth $50 billion as confirmed by the Andrews government.[…]