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A MELBOURNE developer has secured a row of commercial properties on High St, Belmont, in a well executed pre-auction raid. The buyer paid $1.3 million for the retail premises at 132A, 132B and 134 High St, Belmont, CoreLogic reported. Darcy Jarman agent, Tim Darcy, said the buyers...

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...

The retail space in the thriving Belmont area with its myriad of possibilities is ideal, among other things, for the inclusion of above-ground residential living, writes NAVARONE FARRELL...

  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...