Category Archives: Auction Sales

Auction sales by Richard Matthews Real Estate

SOLD $100,000 ABOVE RESERVE AT AUCTION! 6/6-8 Gower Street, Summer Hill

A record-breaking sale in Summer Hill! 6/6-8 Gower Street, Summer Hill sold $100,000 above reserve, setting a benchmark for the area. Great work from our team, which has led to a successful result for our vendor.

Give us a call today to learn how we can help you sell your home:
Ken Miyagawa | 0478 017 870
Matthew Everingham | 0402 423 893

Thanks to Gavl Live Auctions for broadcasting the sale. To watch the auction in full, visit To watch the highlights, click on the link below.


Click on the pic to watch the highlights of the Auction at 6/6-8 Gower Street, Summer Hill


Selling? video is the way to go

If you’re thinking of selling then video is definitely the way to go. Our powerful property videos breathe life into listings and help trigger wonderful emotional responses.

Just check out this stunning family home in Greenacre, presented by Director Richard Baini on our YouTube channel:

Combining beautiful imagery with evocative music, Richard Matthews video listings are a powerful selling tool unmatched by local agents.

Every property has amazing strengths and we love exploring these features and shining a light (literally) on them through our amazing video production. Photos and text are a great introduction but only a Richard Matthews video can breathe life into your web listing.

We expertly match properties to buyers to exceed our vendor’s expectations. It is never too early to start your sale process. Let’s discuss your property goals and how we can unlock the true value of your home, contact our team today.

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AUCTION | 28 Griffiths Avenue, Punchbowl

Watch our very own Matthew Everingham call the Auction at this fantastic property!
First time on the market in 64 years and Richard Matthews Real Estate SMASHED the Vendor’s expectations selling $339,000 ABOVE the reserve!


Auction I 28 Griffiths Avenue, Punchbowl NSW 2196 – Saturday 27th May 2017


Super Saturday!


Click here to read the full article by Domain regarding 32 Lindsay Street, Burwood

Last Saturday brought the idea of a bumper Sydney Saturday to a new level. With approximately 940 homes being offered up for Auction, including our very own 32 Lindsay Street, Burwood which sold for $1,425,000 and 5 Edward Street, Strathfield South which sold prior to Auction for $1,300,000. The demand is still there for these quality homes with the clearance rate of 82% across Sydney and a massive 91% in the inner west.

Check us out in the below story by Channel 7 news and hear the stats for yourself:


Auction – A Buyer’s Guide

To prepare you for an Auction, we have put together a buyer’s guide to ensure a successful property purchase.

An auction provides a fantastic opportunity to secure a dream home or investment. Before bidding at Auction, it is important to be prepared and understand all requirements of the Auction process.

In order to bid confidently, have you:


To calculate stamp duty, click on this link:

If you would like a friend or relative to bid on your behalf, make sure that you provide them with a signed authority, the auctioneer has been advised that the bidder is bidding on your behalf, they understand the auction process, know your maximum price and what bidding strategy to use prior to auction.

Good luck and remember to bid loud and clear!


Selling in the New Year?

Aren’t our Directors Richard and Matthew cute elves? 😂🎁
Are you considering selling in 2017?
It’s never too early to start the process!
Call 9642 4288 or visit


Stunning Strathfield sale $451,000 over the reserve price

SOLD $451,000 over the reserve price!

SOLD $451,000 over the reserve price!

Strathfield home owners are buzzing with excitement. This past Saturday, November 8 the Richard Matthews team sold a humble three bedroom bungalow at 33 Mintaro Avenue, Strathfield $400,000 above the reserve price, with the hammer coming down at $1,700,000. The house attracted a swarm of keen home hunters, with over 120 groups inspecting the property and 35 contracts issued. On the big day there were 14 registered bidders, seven of which actively bid.

Later that day the Richard Matthews team stunned a crowd of over 150 people when they sold the heritage listed house at 81 Homebush Road, Strathfield for $3,601,000 a stellar $451,000 over the reserve price. Built in 1893 the property is in need of updating throughout. The campaign was hugely successful with over 250 inspections and 12 contracts handed out. On Auction day there were seven registered bidders, four of which actively bid on the property.

Selling? You deserve only the best. Contact Sydney’s most dynamic agents at Richard Matthews Real Estate. They are always on call and the results speak for themselves. Visit or call 9642 4288 today to arrange your free appraisal.