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Fletchers Group News Update 20 June

June 20th 2016

The crowds still gathered even though we experienced some particularly cold weather on Saturday.

The REIV reported a clearance rate of 72% over the weekend with 893 auctions reported, 646 of those selling.

 Fletchers network of Eastern Suburbs offices had a total success rate of 76%.


In Mont Albert, the beautiful Spanish mission home at 55 View Street blends art deco style with contemporary living. Offering both formal and informal living zones the home is perfect for the modern family with four bedrooms, modern kitchen and grapevine fringed rear deck. Retaining art deco features such as leadlight windows, wood paneling and venetian glass chandeliers this home is full of period prestige. On Auction day there were five bidders that helped the home reach a final sale price of $2 million.

A first class family location was on offer with the sale of 43 Muir Street in Mount Waverley. The four bedroom home sits on a block of approximately 743 sq m and is within the Mount Waverley Secondary School Zone. Up for sale for the first time in 52 years, the home with a flexible floorplan features updated, granite kitchen and rumpus room. An upper level offers versatile alternative living space for a large family. There were six eager bidders at the auction of this home. Bidding reached 138,000 over reserve and the home was sold for $1.388 million.

Sitting on the high side of Riverview Terrace in Bulleen number 15 have been much loved but is ready to modernize or rebuild. The original brick veneer home features a formal living and dining room, traditional kitchen and two bedrooms. Located close to shops, schools and parkland the possible new home site is in an ideal family location. The block is the perfect site for a new home. The home was sold under the hammer after four bidder helped it reach a final sale price of $980,000.

In Box Hill North, the family friendly location of 18 Garden Street stirred a range of interest from prospective purchasers. The charming weatherboard home has been spaciously designed with four double bedrooms, large bathroom, generous lounge, dining room and update kitchen all on a block of approximately 620 sq m.  The large block offers the potential for redevelopment or brand new home.  Three bidder on auction day helped this property sell for $1.146 million.

 For all of Fletchers recent sales, visit our award-winning website.4

Congratulations to Tim Heavyside, who was named Sales Agent of the Year (Metro) at the 2016 REB Awards held in Sydney last week.

Congratulations also to Michael Richardson for making it through to the finals of REIV Senior Auctioneers Competition. Good Luck to Michael who will be competing on Sunday 24 July, against four other auctioneers.

Auctioneer Jack Peng helped achieve a fantastic sale
at 110 Strabane Avenue in Balwyn over the weekend