Archive for April, 2014

Our Backyard – Anglesea

Welcome to Anglesea

Only recently I mentioned that whilst sales activity in our area remains solid, sales of properties over $1 million have been slow.

The Easter break was always going to be a good test of the market.  I can report for you that in the past fortnight there have been three sales over $1 million in Fairhaven (one of which was over $2 million) and another just under $1 million, … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Anglesea

Welcome to Anglesea

 

The Anglesea Riverbank Market is on this Sunday between 9am and 4pm.

 

Set in one of the most picturesque locations, this Sunday market is a sprawling treasure trove of eclectic stalls and stall holders.  Alive and vibrant, a lap of the Riverbank Market reveals astonishing variety to the visitor.  Food, fashion, tools, toys and trinkets, jewellery and books, plants and gardening goods and much more.  The Riverbank Market is … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Anglesea

Welcome to Anglesea

Many signs have popped up on front fences, nature strips and around town calling for the closure of the Anglesea power station.

Environmentalists say the State Government should shut down Alcoa’s Anglesea coal fired power station when the company closes its Point Henry aluminium plant.

The Anglesea business was put on the market in February.

While the government says it is keen to help the company sell the facility and protect … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Anglesea

Welcome to Anglesea

Australia’s home values have surged by 3.5 per cent in the first quarter of 2014 with analysts describing the recent growth as “unsustainably strong”.  The RP Data-Rismark Hedonic Home Value Index released on Tuesday showed a rise in dwelling values in every capital city in March.

Melbourne has been the surprise leader of the pack in 2014, growing by 2.3 per cent in March and 5.4 per cent over … Continue Reading »