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Our Backyard Apollo Bay

2020 MILFORD BEACH ESTATE LAND RELEASE   These elevated panoramic ocean view allotments are only 600m walk to the beautiful golden sands of Apollo Bay and only a short walk to the heart of Apollo Bay Village. This in ground serviced subdivision is nestled peacefully in a slightly … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

I love a sunburnt country

A land of sweeping plains

Of ragged mountain ranges

Of droughts and flooding rains.

As many of you will know this is an extract from Dorothea
Mackellar’s famous poem, My Country. Written in 1908 (long before climate
experts were telling us about climate change) it refers to amongst other
things, the extremes of Australian … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

Seldom
will a year deliver “ups and downs” like we experienced in 2019 and a
“snap-shot commentary” would go something like – disastrous first half of the
year but came home with the “spinnaker flying”, worst transactional January in
the history of our company, new record residential home price set for Lorne and
holiday accommodation bookings stronger than ever.

Add … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard Anglesea & Torquay

This time of year, I just love having friends come and stay
and enjoy some time on the coast, relaxing & appreciating our stunning
environment. I also really love spending that quality time together and at the
end of the day when I get home from work, they have prepared a delicious meal and
hand me a chilled beverage. As we all sat around enjoying each others company
on New Years Eve, we … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard Apollo Bay

POSITION, POSITION, POSITION 

It pays to stand out and that is why we at Great Ocean Road Real Estate invested in the highest profile locations, to guarantee our clients get the maximum exposure for their properties. 

Thousands of tourists and locals browse these window displays day and night, which generates strong walk in buyer traffic. With our clients properties … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

House and land listings remain few and far between with the
busiest period of the year about to happen. Christmas shopping, Christmas
parties and Christmas preparations mean that sales at this time of the year
tend to stall for a week or two. There will be more properties coming onto the
market in the next couple of weeks so watch this space for all the latest in
listings news.

All … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

The countdown is well and truly underway towards Christmas Day
and Lorne has already started to reveal the buzz that helps complete the count
down to the big day. Whether it be the shop fronts that are undergoing last
minute “freshen ups”, the constant line up of delivery trucks ensuring shelves
are well stocked or the tradies that are put under the … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard Anglesea & Torquay

When the property market can go into hibernation in the
Melbourne metro area in the coming weeks, our coastal market thrives! There are
great current and new beach houses that are hitting the market literally every
week right up until the end of January, so stay tuned and make sure you allow
time to get through open for inspections or let us know if you would like to
view properties privately by appointment. … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard- Apollo Bay

“CONNECTION’Your buyer is most likely already one of our existing clients, that is because we excel in building relationships, and respect just how important customer relationships are, from staging corporate events to sponsoring community groups, we maintain a strong community profile through sponsorship and support.
Our diverse client base includes highly successful individuals from all walks of life, a veritable ‘Who’s Who’ of high achievers who share the same passion … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

Less than six weeks until Christmas and the coastal crowds are building week in week out and I love hearing the ongoing stories of our visitors sharing their love for the beauties of our region. Occasionally we will be asked “do you ever take it for granted?” Never! Is the very simple undisputed answer. In fact, I feel … Continue Reading »