Archive for November, 2009

Did you know?

The Surf Coast Shire has an area of 1556 square kilometres, with some 55 kilometres of coastline and is amongst the fastest growing municipalities in Victoria. The Great Ocean Road attracts over 2.5 million travellers annually, a figure which is growing all the time.

Open For Viewing on Sunday between 3 and 3.30pm is a property which typifies the Great Ocean Road’s uniqueness. 1156 Great Ocean Road, … Continue Reading »

Price is everything

You often hear agents bang on about marketing tools, advertising options and all sorts of gimmicks in order to sell property, however the main determinant in any sale is price.

Marketing and advertising may draw buyer’s attention to a property but unless the property is perceived as value by the buyers, there will be no sale.

This was never better illustrated than by last weeks sale of 7 Waverly Avenue, Lorne. After … Continue Reading »

Great Ocean Road Real Estate Best Practice Accreditation

This week Great Ocean Road Real Estate’s website was awarded the ‘Website of the week’ on the Best Practice Website. Accreditation for Best Practice Real Estate Agents is only awarded to agencies with a written Guarantee of Service and which comply with top 10% levels of performance in each of the following client focused areas:

Customer Service
Standards of performance, conduct and ethical behaviour
Employer training and support
Business Management

Every Best Practice … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard

Another strong week of sales in the area continues the theme of the past six months. Of course sales cannot happen without listings. Many buyers often ask sales agents to keep them informed of any new listings that come onto the market. In reality even the best of us can sometimes allow things to slip through the cracks.

The best way for buyers to keep up to date with new listings … Continue Reading »