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Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

One of the most respected, and my favourite economic forecasters is Westpac Chief Economist Bill Evans. Earlier this week Bill shared his visionary forecast of what might happen past COVID-19.

Underpinned by a couple of assumptions he expects our recession to be “deeper” but “shorter” than that of the early 90’s event, our deficit went to 4% … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard Apollo Bay

CONNECTIONYour buyer is most likely one of our existing clients. That’s because we excel in building relationships and respect the upmost importance of customer relationships. Whether it is sponsoring community events and groups or working together with other local businesses and organisations, we maintain a strong community profile through sponsorship and support. Our diverse client base includes highly successful individuals from all walks … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

With greater restrictions imposed on Victorians on an almost daily basis, it is surprising to see the number of sales taking place along the Great Ocean Road.

Our Anglesea, Lorne and Apollo Bay branches are all heading for record Julys for sales numbers. These areas have also had the benefit of good numbers of … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

As the pandemic tightens its grip on the Melbourne Metropolitan area, and also infiltrates some of our larger regional areas the need to be careful and have the safety disciplines front of mind more than ever before. With our Colac neighbours under threat from a growing Coronavirus cluster over the past week all of a sudden, the threat of the … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Anglesea

The Anglesea property market is still abundant with enquiries from buyers wanting to relocate to the coast on a permanent basis.

Whilst the stage 3 covid19 restrictions will slow the number of visitors to our coastline, the light at the end of the tunnel for a lot of people is the potential to change their life and future, after lockdown.

Buyers that … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

As Melbourne “locks down” for another six weeks, Lorne continues to be so unseasonably busy. With school holidays drawing to an end, except for those in lockdown areas where they have been extended for another week, it will be interesting to see what the following weeks deliver on many different fronts. Yesterday our local police had positioned themselves near the … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard Apollo Bay

ENTHUSIASM & PASSIONIf you are searching for an agent passionate about achieving outstanding sales for their clients, one with a longstanding reputation of delivering exceptional results, and one that sells with great enthusiasm and skill, then look no further. Property owners expect and deserve exceptional results so at Great Ocean Road Real Estate, absolutely nothing is left to chance in the pursuit of success. We understand … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Aireys Inlet

The onset of July signals the start of the new financial year but also reminds us that we are well and truly in winter. Despite it being winter, the number of people on the coast feels more like early or late summer. The annual whale migration has also begun and there were two whales spotted off Fairhaven beach on Monday…. Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Lorne

LORNE – HERE AND THERE

The biggest news of the week is without doubt the Surf Coast Shire council issuing a notice of decision to grant the planning application for the Point Grey Precinct. After twelve years of community discussion and numerous versions of the plans for the precinct, we now have a fully funded DWELP and Surf Coast Shire approved “shovel ready” project ready … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard Anglesea & Torquay

Today is the commencement of private school holidays & next week the public sector, usually this time of year most of Victoria head away to warmer climates to escape the winter. Given our restrictions with interstate borders, again we see strength in local holiday accommodation.

We have also seen very strong buyer interest for coastal properties, and we are getting very different feedback from the … Continue Reading »