Real estate in New South Wales

  • Median days on market 48
  • Median sale price $649K
  • Number sold 8175
  • Annual growth 0%
  • Total listing 37966
  • Change in rental rate 2%
  • Number of agents 9656
  • Median rent 480pw
  • Median days on market 44
  • Median sale price $645K
  • Number sold 2964
  • Annual growth -2%
  • Total listing 14926
  • Change in rental rate 2%
  • Number of agents 9656
  • Median rent 510pw

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Real Estate Agents in New South Wales

Home to almost 8 million people, New South Wales (NSW) is a large state covering over 800,000 square kilometres of land, and comprises of both urban and regional areas. The real estate markets in NSW is renowned to be some of the most expensive markets in Australia, and has become rightly so as a result of the significant influence Sydney properties have on the state. Changes in economic movement, such as the decrease in manufacturing activity and the rise of the finance industry, have greatly impacted NSW's population and its real estate markets, and will continue to accordingly. There are 9656 Real Estate Agents in New South Wales.

More than 92213 recently sold properties are evaluated by OpenAgent to identify New South Wales's most prominent agents. . The region of New South Wales with the most sales was Sydney. In New South Wales OpenAgent has 32942 reviews on 2734 real estate agents.

Median property price for property in NSW

New South Wales is home to Australia’s most intense real estate market, thanks in part to skyrocketing real estate prices in Sydney. Data shows that median sale prices are continuing to increase for both units and houses across the state, but at a slowed rate. 

You’ll find a whole range of property prices throughout New South Wales, from homes at the higher end in Sydney’s fierce housing market, to prices at the lower end of the scale in regional New South Wales.

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NSW OpenAgent Seller Sentiment

Consumer sentiment for Q2 2018 ended on the lowest sentiment score recorded in NSW with an index of +1.0.

Sentiment bounced to up to +2.1 points at the beginning of Q3 before dropping again for the next two months, ending the quarter on +1.2 points.

The results of this quarter is seen to be a reflection of the cooling market due to tighter lending criteria and pull back from foreign buyers.

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Real estate agent fees in NSW

Across the country, different real estate agents will charge varying fees between urban and regional areas. In NSW, the average commission rate stands at 2.78%. Depending on the agent, their fee structure, and the property for sale, however, the rate may fluctuate and may or may not cover the costs of various additional fees, such as marketing and advertising. To estimate the average commission rate for your local area, use our commission calculator below.

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Top agents in NSW

More than 92213 recently sold properties are evaluated by OpenAgent to identify New South Wales's most prominent agents. In New South Wales OpenAgent has 32942 reviews on 2734 real estate agents. These are the Home Sellers Choice Award winning real estate agents in New South Wales.

Penny Stylianou recently sold a 3 bedroom house at 9/14-16 Marcia Street, NSW 2146 Toongabbie

Tim Ferguson recently sold a 4 bedroom house at 8 Plymouth Boulevarde, NSW 2570 Spring Farm

Steven Fan recently sold a 3 bedroom house at 11/47-49 Gladstone Street, NSW 2151 North Parramatta

Joseph Vella recently sold a 2 bedroom house at 142 Stafford Street, NSW 2750 Penrith

Jay Bacani recently sold a 3 bedroom house at 20 Glenrowan Avenue, NSW 2155 Kellyville

Nick Makrinakis recently sold a 5 bedroom house at 6 Thursday Place, NSW 2168 Green Valley

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