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January 2011 - Ian Barnes - 25 years of Professional Real Estate Service & Results – Ian Barnes – 25 years of Professional Real Estate Service & Results

Yes it really works!

January 24, 2011

Recently we have launched a massive “Auction Showcase” and espoused the virtues of a “no price” strategy as to engaging the market. We are proud to announce two new sales today from our Auction showcase, both which has been previously on the market with a price and did not sell, both now sold within 5 days of being launched into this “Auction Showcase” initiative. 37...


January 21, 2011

Auction Revolution by Evolution: Evolution Realty are proud to present this showcase of outstanding properties, all of which are offered for Auction on Saturday 19 February 2011 from 12pm at the South of Perth Yacht Club in Duncraig Road Applecross. Buyers and members of the public are welcome to both inspect the properties during the pre auction period, at the open times detailed in this...

New Year Brings a New Wave of Opportunity

January 17, 2011

Hope you had a brilliant New Year and are relaxed and recharged for the year ahead. Since we have been back from the Christmas break….It is busy and people are looking for rental properties to rent. The New Year does bring a new wave of fresh prospective tenants and if you would like to take advantage of this peak rental market please call Agnes Barnes...

Welcome 2011

January 6, 2011

Welcome 2011.   After a sluggish end to the last half of 2010, and what we called “listing constipation” we did see a flurry of offers in December and 9 sales in the office. A lot of interest over the Christmas break from buyers and already the first sales of 2011 on the board, and two other offers yesterday that we are working on. Lots of...

Top honours in 2010 in a tight market

January 6, 2011

Whilst it was very tight in 2010 in Applecross and surrounds, of the some 103 sales in Applecross for the year, we are proud of our standing as the number one selling agency for the year with 15% of the market. Second best was 11% and third best 8%. Whilst we are by no means satisfied with our sales numbers compared to our targets, or...