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THE ink is dry on a $250,000 a year deal for the new home of Basketball Geelong. The two warehouses, measuring 5000sq m, at 20 Crows Rd, Belmont, will be converted to a basketball centre when the league moves in. Darcy Jarman, Geelong West, agent Tim Darcy...

  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...