Myles Conquest who is fixing up the former family home at Keperra to list for sale. Picture: Mark CallejaHOUSES are hitting the market in larger numbers again and buyers are out hitting the opens trying to snare their home of their dreams.But if you want to buy in one of these suburbs you might want to be ready to move quickly.According to CoreLogic figures in some suburbs homes change hands so fast, if you don’t act quickly you’ll miss out.Keperra has the shortest average time on market for houses than any other suburb in greater Brisbane. On average houses are only listed for ten days before they find a new owner.Christine McKay of Harcourts Solutions said that had been the case in Keperra for about two years now.“Last year it was even faster,’’ she said. “We are within a 10km radius of the city, there is very good infrastructure in the area, we have got good schools, doctors, pathology, all the medical facilities, good supermarkets. Great Western Shopping Centre, Keperra. Picture: Richard WalkerMore from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home3 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor8 hours ago“It’s all older housing. There are two sides to Keperra, there is what they call the older side which is down near the railway line and surprisingly enough the young ones are absolutely loving the post war homes.“When I started in the industry 15 years ago, these houses were selling for around $80,000 to $90,000. That same house today in exactly the same condition is selling for around $450,000 plus. If it is has been renovated for the same house they are paying the mid $500,000s to the $600,000s. And on the other side you have got your brick homes, a lot of the houses in there are 25 to 30 years old.’’Also selling quickly are units in Mansfield with an average time of market of just 12 days.Houses at Middle Park in the western suburbs sell within an average of 13 days and houses in Algester, Ferny Hills and Chermside West have an average of 14 days.The CoreLogic figures reveal there are 20 suburbs within the greater Brisbane area which have an average of less the 20 days on market.Myles Conquest and his wife Jayne, bought their Keperra home in 2007 and the plan was it would be their “forever home’’.But job circumstances put paid to that and with the couple now living interstate with their three daughters they have made the decision to sell.“It had everything that we wanted, it was close to good schools, close to train stations, it had a park at the end of the road, golf course up the road, shopping centres that were being opened and it’s a young and vibrant little community down there,’’ he said.“It’s just a good spot to bring up kids and that’s what we really wanted, that family home that we would expand on and build under and keep going up and up and up.’’Mr Conquest said they spent a lot of time on the gardens and maintenance and he was giving it a fresh coat of paint now in preparation for sale.“I just love the old cottages, they are just beautiful cottages.’’The home at 8 Doorey St, Keperra has been listed through Ms McKay.