August 16th 2016
The REIV reported a clearance rate of 81% over the weekend with 486 auctions reported and 392 of those selling. The first major auction weekend since June is due in the next fortnight with over 900 homes set to go under the hammer on August 27 and 28.
Located moments from the Maribyrnong River, 145 Ascot Vale Road is renovated and ready to enjoy. The three-bedroom home is set on a secure block with elegant lounge room, glistening new kitchen and spacious meals area. New carpets, dark stained timber floors, freshly painted interior complement the sleek fully tiled bathroom. At the rear of the home a covered entertainers deck and lush lawns add allure. Auction day saw two bidders hoping to secure the property, reaching an eventual sale price of $770,000.
In Templestowe Lower, 13 Alburnum Crescent has been stylishly modernised to complement its mid-century design. The well-loved home features l-shaped living/dining with open kitchen/family area. A pergola covered terrace offers alfresco entertaining complete with main gas BBQ and kitchen servery. The well positioned home is infused with northern light creating a light and fresh environment. Located close to a range of schools, shops and transport the home is perfectly located for families. Three bidders on auction day helped the home sell for $32,000 over reserve. A great result for both vendors and purchasers!
The lovely brick residence at 7 Chessell Street in Mont Albert North offers effortless charm and is the ideal setting for families. Secluded and spacious, this three-bedroom home features a large living and dining area that extends to a sun drenched kitchen and at the rear of the home a north facing covered terrace extends onto lawn area. There is plenty of potential for this home as an investment, renovation/extensions or to redevelop as a 5-star residence. On auction day there were six competitive bidders vying for a new family home. The successful bidders purchased the home for an impressive $1,150,500!
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Tim Heavyside, Spring Chen and Harley Toyle with the very happy vendors
and purchasers of 7 Chessell Street in Mont Albert North