Australian Real Estate Businesses

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Australian Real Estate Businesses (1)

There are around 615 real estate businesses and 1,989 agents in the Australian Capital Territory in 2019. The total number of real estate businesses and agents in Australia in 2019 are estimated to be 40,346 and 137,285 respectively.

TOTAL NUMBER OF REAL ESTATE BUSINESSES AND AGENTS IN THE AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY

  • The total number of real estate businesses in the Australian Capital Territory in 2019 = 615.
  • The total number of real estate agents in the Australian Capital Territory in 2019 = 1,989.

TOTAL NUMBER OF REAL ESTATE BUSINESSES IN AUSTRALIA

  • New South Wales - 14,650
  • Victoria - 8,050 
  • Queensland - 10,587
  • Southern Australia - 2,209
  • Western Australia - 3,548
  • Tasmania - 466
  • Northern Territory - 221
  • Australian Capital Territory - 615
  • This gives an estimated total of 40,346 agents (14650 + 8050 + 10587 + 2209 + 3548 + 466 + 221 + 615)

TOTAL NUMBER OF REAL ESTATE AGENTS IN AUSTRALIA

  • New South Wales - 43,541
  • Victoria - 29,501
  • Queensland - 35,166
  • Southern Australia - 8,053
  • Western Australia - 15,501
  • Tasmania - 2,424
  • Northern Territory - 1,110
  • Australian Capital Territory - 1,989
  • This gives an estimated total of 137,285 businesses (43,541 + 29,501 + 35,166 + 8,053 + 15,501 + 2,424 + 1,110 + 1,989)

RESEARCH STRATEGY

We obtained the 2013 numbers for businesses and 2011 numbers for real estate agents from the Real Estate Institute of Australia. The 2019 numbers were obtained from IBIS World. We calculated the current number of real estate businesses in the Australian Capital Territory using a CAGR calculator with the CAGR of 2.37% determined from the previous research. We then added it to the numbers for the other states calculated from the previous research to determine the total number of real estate businesses in Australia.
Similarly, we calculated the CAGR for the growth in the total number of real estate agents between 2011 and 2019. The current numbers of real estate agents for each Australian state including the Australian Capital Territory were then calculated using the CAGR. The numbers were added together to obtain the total number of real estate agents in Australia.

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