March 30th 2017
An inspiring family residence in a quiet Diamond Creek location with lush landscaped gardens and an irresistible outdoor spa – what more could you ask for? This luxurious home will take you worlds away, providing a lifestyle of leisure for you to enjoy!
The spacious interior delivers sophistication and total family functionality, with 4 generous living zones, hostess’ kitchen, 5 bedrooms (3 with ensuite), 2 studies and a covered alfresco zone that is ready for the good times to roll. Light-filled, stylish and totally irresistible, this showstopper is just minutes from schools, bus, Ring Road and the full range of Diamond Creek and St Helena amenities.
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March 30th 2017
Good coffee and a tasty meal can take a while to find when you move to a new area. And let’s be honest, a good café culture is up there on the priority list when it comes to choosing a suburb to call home.
Fortunately, if you’re considering a sea change to the Bellarine Peninsula and its glorious bay side suburbs, you will be spoilt with choice when choosing a new ‘local’ to fulfill all of your foodie needs.
As well as an eclectic mix of boutique wineries, breweries and cheesemakers, there’s no shortage of quaint cafés and bustling restaurants to sit and take in the scenery while enjoying local produce and good coffee.
Fletchers Bellarine director, James Gladman believes the Peninsula is a fantastic spot to live, with lots of great places to stop for a coffee or a bite to eat.
“I feel extremely lucky to live in Queenscliff on the Bellarine Peninsula.We are spoilt with amazing beaches, schools, historical landmarks and a relaxed and friendly community feel.
“Surrounded by beautiful wineries and cafes, the Bellarine Peninsula is the ideal place to live,” says James.
To help you find the perfect Sunday brunch spot—or a place for a morning coffee dash—the staff from Fletchers Bellarine have shared their favourite café picks in the area.
“Amazing coffee and they deliver to the office!” Robyn Packham, Chief Operations Officer
”Cute little café with a nursery attached. Pretty garden area to sit and have a coffee or lunch.” Charles Caldwell, Property Consultant
“Serving great coffee with a friendly atmosphere” Liam Rock, Property Consultant
”Yummy food and delicious coffee with a fun and friendly environment” Hannah Taylor, Administration Officer
“Fresh, affordable and tasty wraps and salad sandwiches. Favourite breakfast stop to fill you up for the day!” James Gladman, Director
March 28th 2017
Brand new and showcasing a spectacular design, elite finishes and a huge backyard perfect for creating many years of happy family memories, this stunning residence sits at the rear of an exclusive development.
Maximising the living spaces for everyone’s pleasure, the open plan lounge and upstairs retreat complement the light-filled dining area and streamlined Bosch kitchen with stone surfaces, connected to a large entertainer’s deck with lofty garden views.
A master bedroom with full ensuite is located on the ground floor, delighting downsizers and those preferring separation from the 3 further spacious bedrooms upstairs.
A relaxing stroll to Mullauna College and Mitcham Primary School, with shops, train and freeway close by.
Located a short stroll to Mullauna College, Mitcham Primary School, revel in the easy access to the Eastern Freeway, Eastlink, Nunawading station, buses, parkland, Whitehorse Primary School, Tunstall Square and North Blackburn Shopping Centre.
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March 27th 2017
We experienced some pleasant weather on the weekend – a happy medium between being too cool and too hot!
Another auction weekend of success, with an 82% clearance rate achieved after 975 of the 1,193 properties under the hammer achieved a sale.
The Domain Group stated that, “Clearance rates are like a barometer for buyer sentiment. Anything above 70 per cent implies it is a sellers’ market.” So if you’re looking to sell, now is the perfect chance to jump into a strong auction market with plenty of buyers!
The weatherboard home at 18 Mariana Avenue, Croydon South is positioned on the high side of the street, with treetop views of the Dandenong Ranges. With three bedrooms and dual living areas, the home is well suited to families, with shops, restaurants, schools, Maroondah Hospital and transport conveniently located close by. The 850 sq m (approx.) block also has opportunity to become a new home site (STCA). With five keen bidders on the day, the home sold at auction for $750,000.
The charming French provincial inspired home at 8 Elm Street, Blackburn was custom built, with four bedrooms and two bathrooms. Well suited to families and those who love to entertain, the home has an open plan living room, outdoor living area, an inground pool and plenty of storage. The residence has superior fittings throughout, and features automatic gates, fruit trees and a variety of amenities located close by. 8 Elm Street had a very successful auction day, selling for $2.46 million. “A huge crowd of 250 people witnessed this stunning home set a new pricing benchmark for this pocket of Blackburn,” stated agent Ben Williams.
Located close to the Maling Road cafes, transport and shops is 2/15 Maling Road, Canterbury; a charismatic, newly renovated two bedroom home. Behind a high front fence and private front garden, this residence has an open-plan living, combining the lounge, dining and gourmet kitchen. The single bathroom has a marble vanity and floor to ceiling tiles, with other features of the home including excellent storage, Bosch/Asko appliances and ducted heating/air conditioning. The lovely Maling Road home sold under the hammer for $1 million.
The Victorian beauty at 46 Balwyn Road, Canterbury also sold on the weekend, with agent Trevor Buhagiar describing the auction result as, “a fantastic price and a great result for our vendors, who are thrilled. Congratulations to them and the successful purchasers!”