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NATIONAL retailers are tipped to fight for the first chance in years to secure a large tenancy in the heart of Pakington St after a blue chip commercial property netted more than $3 million. An investor paid $3.21 million for the 382sq m freehold property at 196-198  Pakington St, Geelong West, which is home to Murphy’s...

GEELONG’S busiest commercial strip stands to benefit as potentially thousands of people return to work at the old Ford site over the next few years, a leading real estate agent says. Darcy Jarman agent Tim Darcy said the Ford site’s new owners Pelligra’s plans to create...

Local interest has dominated at a trio of commercial property auctions around Geelong. The three properties in Geelong, South Geelong and Grovedale were auctioned last week and found buyers at or shortly after the auctions. A Geelong investor has paid $1.09 million for a warehouse and showroom...

A GLOBAL technology firm’s local base was the key feature of a Geelong CBD building that’s been sold after a bold pre-auction raid by a local family. The two-storey office complex at 44-46 Lt Ryrie St, Geelong, has been home to the local branch of NCR, a US-based global leader in consumer transaction...

IT held the secrets of local freemasons for 75 years, now see inside the incredible 21st century conversion of Geelong’s Freemason’s Hall. The heritage-protected three-storey building built in 1926 at 79 Gheringhap Street was converted for use as an office complex after Geelong Unity and Prudence Lodge sold...

COULD there be a commercial investment opportunity in the Geelong region that presents an easier way to make money? The Oakley concept store at Torquay’s Surf City Plaza has been described as a bulletproof investment opportunity and it’s not hard to see why. The landmark store at Shop 7, 61 Geelong Rd, opposite Rip Curl’s Torquay...