Fierce Competition in Inner West Continues

Fierce Competition in Inner West Continues

With the autumn market being somewhat ‘stop-start’ due to the Easter break and Labor day long weekend, we have seen fewer properties hit the market so as to avoid interrupted campaigns. This scarcity has been a major driver of exceptional prices in all price points throughout Melbourne, despite predictions of a cooling market in 2016. […]

A Robust Autumn Market Is Upon Us!

A Robust Autumn Market Is Upon Us!

Since the beginning of the year, a consistent Melbourne-wide success rate has hovered around 75% and Autumn has begun with similarly strong results, particularly in Bayside and the Inner West. Last week, the Board of the Reserve Bank of Australia decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 2.0% noting that the global economy is […]

Start Your Christmas Shopping Early at the Biggest Maribyrnong Maker’s Market Yet

Whether you’re a seasoned Maribyrnong Maker’s Market attendee, or you’ve only just stumbled across it, the November market needs to be inked into your calendar. Held simultaneously across two sites and featuring over 70 stalls, the November market is the biggest of the year. Every stallholder has earned their place as a result of their […]

“Shop Front Homes” Tempt Buyers In

“Shop Front Homes” Tempt Buyers In

  A large crowd of buyers across Melbourne are brushing their toes over historical floorboards to keenly inspect the traditional “Shop Front Home.” According to Real Estate Institute of Victoria CEO, Enzo Raimondo, shop front homes are a magnetic attraction for buyers across Melbourne. “Across the inner areas of Melbourne, these shops are increasingly being converted to residences and are […]

Inside Andy Griffiths Treehouse

Inside Andy Griffiths Treehouse

There’s no self-making beds, make-your-own-pizza parlours, chocolate waterfalls or vines to swing on in sight at Australia’s literary superstar, Andy Griffiths home like his novels suggest. Andy refers to his residence as a “treehouse” and when you climb up to the middle level, a 180 degree waterfront panorama and the grasslands of Jawbone Reserve in […]

Reaching Victoria’s Highest Peak

Reaching Victoria’s Highest Peak Mount Bogong takes its name from a local Aboriginal word which roughly translates as “Big Fella.” Recently, the Compton Green team undertook the quad crunching climb and successfully reached the summit after four hours. They then had to make the difficult journey down! Exhausted, freezing and feeling sometimes like they were […]

“Complete” Homes Are the Trend

“Complete” Homes Are the Trend Contemporary designs lavished with space are proving to be hot property. Over the weekend, the auction of 15 Mill Avenue in Yarraville was over in a whirlwind, hitting a record price for the street of $930,000. This is a massive result as it is $150,000 more than the previous record […]

Step Into 3D Inspections

Step Into 3D Inspections Walk through open for inspections from the comfort of your home! Compton Green is the first in the area to adopt 3D floorplans, allowing potential buyers to navigate through a property so they feel like they are standing inside. Melbourne based company, Scann3D brought one of Compton Green’s listings to life […]

Under The Hammer

Under the Hammer Buyers faced a strong battlefront at many auctions in the Inner West over the weekend. A range of properties fetched strong prices and here’s a recap of what sold over the weekend. Property: 110 Dover, Road in Williamstown Marketed Price: $700,000-$770,000 “Doverlea” is as sweet as the name suggests. Timelessly Victorian, the […]