Real estate in North Shore - Upper

Real Estate Agent in North Shore - Upper

The'North Shore'is an informal term used to describe the primarily residential area of northern metropolitan'Sydney, in'New South Wales, Australia.'he "Upper North Shore" usually refers to the suburbs north of Chatswood, east of the Lane Cove river and south of the uppermost border of the Hornsby shire council area.

In Sydney's upper North Shore, there are 216 real estate agents servicing the area. 117 of whom have been reviewed by previous vendors - helping you to make the most informed decision possible. Together, these top agents have sold 2435 properties within the last 12 months. Compare the profiles of these top agents to find the right person for you and your property, or book for an appraisal today.

Most people don't sell properties every year. But for most of us, our property is our biggest asset, and selling for a good price makes a big impact on what we can afford next. That is why choosing the right real estate agent to represent you is a big and important decision. The best agents are not only better to work with, giving us confidence in a time that can be stressful; but they get better results, too. It is easy and free to find the best real estate agents in the North Shore - Upper using OpenAgent. All you need to do is search in your suburb to find the best real estate agents. All active real estate agents are there, so you can easily compare them in one place. You can read their profiles, see what they have been selling, read customer reviews, and contact them all in just a couple of clicks.

Real Estate Agent Fees in North Shore - Upper

The average real estate commission rate on the Upper North Shore is around 1.65%. This is significantly lower than the New South Wales average, which generally sits anywhere between 2% and 2.5%. Remember that the above commission rate is simply an average. Depending on which suburb your property is located in and which agent you choose to work with, you could be paying more or less. Real estate commissions are negotiable, so don't be afraid to negotiate the terms and conditions of your agreement with your agent.

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Top agents in North Shore - Upper

More than 2435 recently sold properties are evaluated by OpenAgent to identify North Shore - Upper's most prominent agents. In North Shore - Upper OpenAgent has 941 reviews on 117 real estate agents.

Adam Gillbanks recently sold a 2 bedroom apartment at 131/8 Thomas Street, NSW 2077 Waitara

Stephanie Hearne recently sold a 5 bedroom house at 80 Roseville Avenue, NSW 2069 Roseville

Sally Dodd recently sold a 6 bedroom house at 53 Somerville Road, NSW 2077 Hornsby Heights

Steve Noakes recently sold a 2 bedroom apartment at 1217/1C Burdett Street, NSW 2077 Hornsby

Mark Seymour recently sold a 2 bedroom house at 58 Wall Avenue , NSW 2077 Asquith

Alex Mintorn recently sold a 6 bedroom house at 25 Woodville Avenue, NSW 2076 Wahroonga

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What's it like living on Sydney's Upper North Shore?


Situated north of the Sydney CBD, the Upper North Shore refers to the residential area that includes the suburbs between Chatswood and Hornsby. With clean leafy streets and stately homes, the area is considered to be a region with one of the best qualities of life in Australia.

The area encompasses the lower parts of the City of Willoughby Council, and the Kuringai and Hornsby Shire Councils, which are are home to vast bushland reserves. Two major parks are the Kuringai Chase National Park and the Berowra Valley Regional Park, which are home to over 200 sites of significance to the Kuringai people, who were the traditional inhabitants of the Upper North Shore area. Suitable for nature lovers and active types, the area is home to walking trails, bike tracks, wildlife parks and aquatic centres.

The main commercial areas of the Upper North Shore are Hornsby and Chatswood, both containing large shopping malls and weekly markets in their central civic areas. Real estate in the Upper North shore is defined by stately houses that can be found in suburbs like Killara, Wahroonga, Warrawee and Turramurra, many of which are older federation homes. Modern developments have seen many low-medium rise apartments built around larger commercial centres, particularly Chatswood, Waitara and Hornsby, as well as townhouses and duplex living.

The Upper North Shore is well serviced with the T1 North Shore train line, which has Hornsby serving as the major transport junction, as well as the Central Coast and Newcastle line.