Archive for September, 2009

Apollo Bay /Hinterland Market Report

“Our Backyard”

Darren Brimacombe

Days on the Market Clearance Rates have been the best for 15 months, with the locals commenting on the extra sold signs around and that there has been an increase in sales activity. Although it kicked off in the budget to median end of the market, activity is growing in the higher valued properties. Our clients are … Continue Reading »

Welcome Back to our New Website

Great Ocean Road Real Estate have gone through a massive “makeover” and re-developed an exciting fully interactive website, featuring interactive Google satellite imaging and hybrid mapping.
From the Great Ocean Road Real Estate site browsers can view the entire GORRE inventory. Or, via the menu go to the GORRE Lorne, Apollo Bay, Aireys Inlet, Torquay, plus the Great Ocean Road Holidays and Project MarketingContinue Reading »

Adding Value to Your Coastal Home

If you are buying a property with the view to sell in the short term then there are several ways you may consider on how to increase its value.
Or, if you currently own your property and want to add value then the following tips may help.
There are a range of things that increase the price of a property. Some of these are views be they green or water, gardens … Continue Reading »

Surfcoast and the Geelong Ring Road

The Geelong Ring Road is nearing completion. A small overpass at the Waurn Ponds end that connects onto the Old Geelong Road is all that is left to finish.
This is set to make a huge impact on the Surfcoast region. Dependent on your point of view locals may argue that the environmental damage and change in culture can only harm the area. And others will argue that it will … Continue Reading »

Great Ocean Road Real Estate goes Mobile.

Considered to be a first in Australian real estate Great Ocean Road Real Estate has combined with local business in giving house hunters the option of viewing their real estate properties via a mobile phone using QR Code technology.
Great Ocean Road Real Estate and its four agencies in Lorne, Apollo Bay, Aireys Inlet and Torquay will include a QR Code in their … Continue Reading »

It’s simply all about Google!

Google in Australia is the online monster, better known as Australia’s online library with approximately ten million visitors logging on each month. Statistics tell us that nine out of every ten searches on the internet are made through the Google Monster – which has catapulted this business to Australia’s number one media company.
Last month the Google Monster entered the Australian property market when it released its real estate directory Google … Continue Reading »


235 Hiders Access, Yuulong, VicHouse For Sale – $475,000- Glorious location overlooking the Johanna beach within easy access to Melanesia beach
– A three-acre ‘slice of paradise’
– Opportunities for small acreage here are rare indeed
– A nice combination of cleared area with native vegetation
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Perfect Home for the Retiree, Investor or even suited as a Family Starter!

2/15 Fisk, Apollo Bay, VicUnit For Sale
This comfortable unit is conveniently located in Apollo Bay, positioned in the heart of town – walking distance to beach, shops, cafes and restaurants! The property is astoundingly spacious neat, comfortable and homely. Set on a low maintenance block, with a private outdoor courtyard. This will suit many types, as it is the ideal position and has great potential.

“STAY BY THE BAY” – Enter the dynamic Apollo Bay property market with this great unit

2/13 Cawood, Apollo Bay, VicUnit For Sale – $319,000
– Large open plan living / dining / kitchen
– Small backyard area
– Low maintenance
– Single lock up garage
– High ceilings
– Solid brick
– Ideal investment for either holiday or permanent rental
– Electric IXL heating
– 200m to the water
– The perfect location, close to the beach, shops and Pub!


Lot 4/7c Noel, Apollo Bay, Land For Sale – Sold- Vacant allotment right on the edge of Apollo Bay’s beaches, cafés and restaurants
– Perfect location to build your new home
– Level building block
– All underground services provided
– Across the road to the golf course
– Easy access to parks and beaches
– Land size – 300 sq.m approx