RP Data National Auction Comment, week ending 29 June, 2014

A preliminary weighted average clearance rate of 68.1 per cent was recorded this week across capital cities compared to 65.4 per cent last week and 66.9 per cent this time last year.

Based on the auctions conducted in the first six months of this year volumes have risen by a remarkable 38 per cent since 2013.

More people are selling homes by auction this year and this is a sign of a market that is performing well and delivering results for sellers and buyers.

Sydney continues to see the highest rates of sale at auction.

This week a preliminary clearance rate of 73.2 per cent was recorded compared to 70.1 per cent last week.

Melbourne Improves

The improvements in the Melbourne property market over the last few weeks have been sustained with a preliminary clearance rate of 69.3 per cent recorded compared to 69.1 per cent last week.

The other states

In Brisbane, a preliminary clearance rate of 43.9 per cent was recorded compared to 32.2 per cent last week.

Adelaide recorded a clearance rate of 66.7 per cent compared to 59.7 per cent last week.

In Canberra a clearance rate of 63.6 per cent was recorded and in Perth there was a clearance rate of 50 per cent.




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Robert Larocca


Robert Larocca is RP Data's Victoria Housing Market Specialist. He has built a profile over the past eight years as an expert on the Victorian residential property market. Visit www.rpdata.com

'RP Data National Auction Comment, week ending 29 June, 2014' have 2 comments


    July 1, 2014 Carole Wallace

    Hi Just wondering if you have any data on the NSW South Coast? Specifically the Broulee/Mossy Point area as we are considering buying a property soon. Cheers


      Michael Yardney

      July 1, 2014 Michael Yardney

      You can buy specific area reports on RP Data’s website if you wish. Are you planning to lve there or are you considering an investment?


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