Two $5m-plus offers in two months for luxury riverfront home

first_img20 Scott Street, Hawthorne, Qld 4171. Picture: Realestate.com.auA BRISBANE riverfront home has fielded two $5m-plus offers in two months, in a sign of growing strength on the southern bank.The four bedroom prestige home at 20 Scott Street, Hawthorne had sealed a deal for $5.6m in April this year – a figure that would have been a massive $400,000 more than the owners paid just one year earlier. But that deal fell through on the buyer’s part. 20 Scott Street, Hawthorne, Qld 4171. Picture: Realestate.com.auHe had marketed the four bathroom, double garage home with pool as exceptional.“Set on 812m2 with over 16 metres of Brisbane River frontage and full city views, this streamlined home, with its prestigious lifestyle address, high-end finishes and sun washed alfresco entertaining areas, provides an abundance of privacy and tranquillity for your family,” his listing said.“All the homes bedrooms were king size with ensuites, while the master bedroom has ‘a lavish ensuite, kingsize walk-in wardrobe and your own private balcony with river city views’.”Marble benchtops, Gaggenau appliances including an integrated coffee machine, a soundproof home theatre and video security were among the luxury finishes. 20 Scott Street, Hawthorne, Qld 4171. Picture: Realestate.com.au 20 Scott Street, Hawthorne, Qld 4171. Picture: Realestate.com.au 20 Scott Street, Hawthorne, Qld 4171. Picture: Realestate.com.au 20 Scott Street, Hawthorne, Qld 4171. Picture: Realestate.com.au 20 Scott Street, Hawthorne, Qld 4171. Picture: Realestate.com.au 20 Scott Street, Hawthorne, Qld 4171. Picture: Realestate.com.au 20 Scott Street, Hawthorne, Qld 4171. Picture: Realestate.com.auMore 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 investor3 hours agoRealestate.com.au image of 20 Scott Street, Hawthorne which sold for a profit of $420,000 over 10 months.Within two months however, a second deal saw the home go under contract with a different buyer – this time for $5.2m which was $20,000 more than the homeowners had paid in April 2016.Real estate agent Trevor Egan of Ray White East Brisbane said the suburb was a prestige one and there was strong demand in the greater area.“In the last six weeks I’ve had over $20 million in sales from Camp Hill through to the riverfront,” he said. “It’s a family suburb, family oriented area and this is a prestige inner city home.”last_img read more

Wembley to Host Tottenham’s Champions League Matches Next Season

first_imgTottenham’s third-place finish in the Premier League qualified them for the group stages of next season’s Champions League, which means they will play at least three home matches in the competition.Their north-London rivals Arsenal hosted Champions League games at Wembley in 1998-99 and 1999-2000.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram Tottenham have reached a deal to play their Champions League home games at Wembley next season. The Premier League club also has the option to play all home league and cup matches, as well as any European games, at the national stadium during the 2017-18 campaign.Spurs are having a new £400m stadium built next to their existing White Hart Lane ground. The development is due to be completed in time for the 2018-19 season.“Our season ticket waiting list is over 50,000 so this now also offers us a great opportunity to provide more of our supporters with a chance to see the team play live during our Champions League campaign,” said chairman Daniel Levy. “Importantly, as we know it was our fans’ preference, it means that we can play our home matches in London during our season away.”last_img read more