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  A COASTAL supermarket holding has sold big with local investors driving the price. IGA St Leonards at 1370-1372 Murradoc Rd sold for $5.625 million at a land rate of $4,374 per square metre and 5.06 per cent yield, Darcy Jarman Geelong West agent, Tim Darcy, said. The...

MELBOURNE investors yesterday paid more than $12 million for one of Geelong's biggest stand-alone supermarket buildings. The freehold for the Highton Village Woolworths at 12 Belle Vue Ave sold under the hammer for $12.43 million. Darcy Jarman agent Tim Darcy said it was a great show of...

With business booming, a newly-signed 15 year lease and attractive depreciation benefits, the rewards from this commercial offering are hard to resist, writes PETER FARAGO...

MELBOURNE money has pushed out several Geelong buyers for a Highton commercial freehold. A capital city investor was able to fend off three Geelong-based buyers for 2 Porter Ave. The property was on the market at $640,000, but ended up selling for $737,500, according to Darcy Jarman,...

International interests are expected to join the race to bid on an 80ha premium landholding that will be the jewel in the crown of efforts for a residential and commercial miX in township, reports NAVARONE FARRELL...

THREE industrial lots in a burgeoning estate have all sold simultaneously. Numbers 8, 10 and 12 Tarkin Court, Bell Park, have all sold to an owner-occupier, who plans on using the warehouse as a place of assembly, and the neighbouring lots as car parks. Darcy Jarman, Geelong...

A rare supermarket freehold auction is set to fill the trolley for private investors as Woolworths signs on for the long term, PETER FARAGO reports...

PERFECT for self-starters looking to dip their toe in the water, or experienced business owners, this Geelong West holding will keep heads above water. TriSwimming, at 25-27 Madden Ave is an established learn-to-swim school in a convenient location. Darcy Jarman, Geelong, agent Tim Darcy believes the property...

As plans firm for the new NDIA headquarters, the building will be the heart of a new precinct that will lead a renaissance of the area, writes NAVARONE FARRELL...

Cashed up empty nesters, downsizers and younger buyers with renovation in mind are seeking property around East Geelong's Garden St shopping centre. The shopping strip, which includes retail outlets on Garden St, Myers St and Ormond Rd, has matured in recent years, with a host of...