A leading Ballarat agency has joined the Jellis Criag team, expanding the brand’s presence outside Melbourne.
The well-known team, led by directors Tony Douglass and Tim Valpied, has been market leaders in the Ballarat region for over 15 years.
Now as part of the Jellis Craig network of offices located throughout Melbourne’s premier suburbs, the Ballarat team is well positioned to deliver even better results for the local market.
Jellis Craig CEO Nick Dowling said the move demonstrated Jellis Craig’s commitment to strategic growth within Victoria’s fastest growing regions.
“Ballarat is fast becoming a really popular investment hub for Melbournians looking to invest in residential outside of Metro Melbourne. It is also attracting a lot of Government investment which creates a lot of opportunities for everyone,” Mr Dowling said.
“With more than 50 per cent of buyers in Ballarat coming from the mid to inner Metro Melbourne area, this move creates a significant amount of opportunity to support the Ballarat office through our strategically located network of offices.
“This move will both strengthen our reputation throughout Melbourne and Victoria’s premier regional areas.”
Jellis Craig Ballarat Director Tim Valpied noted that over the last 15 years there had beem a significant increase in the number of people coming out of Melbourne to Ballarat.
“Joining the Jellis Craig network will provide us with an enviable advantage to have access to more premium buyers.”