Your skills as our auctioneer are unmatched and the financial success of the auction was largely due to your efforts.
Barry FaggFagg's Mitre 10 Home and Trade, Give Where You Live, Geelong
Thank you for performing yet another auction for us, as always you did a great job.
Connie RidleyOpportunity International Australia
Auction of Real Estate turns 180 years old
Thursday, 1 June 2017
180 years ago, the first land in Victoria was sold by public auction on June 1, 1837. Originally known as Port Phillip, 100 lots of land were sold in what is now known as the Melbourne CBD. The gross sale was £3,800 and the average sale price of a block was £35. Only one lot reneged (or cooled off) and the commission for the Auctioneer, Robert Hoddle, was £57 or 1.50% to read more on Hoddle go to: http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/hoddlerobert-2190