Chinese buyers were out in force in Melbourne for "golden week".
There were only 111 auctions in Melbourne due to the AFL Grand Final and the long weekend.
Even so, a preliminary clearance rate of a massive 92.8 per cent was recorded...
Sydney also recorded a super-strong preliminary auction clearance rate of 83.8 per cent from 519 auctions.
This time last year Sydney's clearance rate was only 69.9 per cent.