May 3rd 2016
Shining sun took the edge off what was a cool Autumn day. With over 28 auctions scheduled, it was a busy day for our offices.
The REIV reported a clearance rate of 77% on the weekend with 1,162 auctions scheduled and 889 of those selling. For the month of April the auction clearance rate sits at 78%, an increase of 7% on last year.
With distant views of the Dandenongs, 24 Joanna Street in Nunawading is perfectly positioned on a corner block of 639 sq m. Sitting in a desirable tree lined street the weatherboard home has been renovated and features three bedrooms, two bathrooms, raised kitchen that overlooks dining and living area. The open plan living area flows to an outdoor entertaining deck which wraps around the rear, framing the private backyard. A range of opportunities await the new owners as an ideal investment or its future development potential. On auction day there were five bidders eager to secure this property, which was sold under the hammer for $992,500.
In Bulleen, the three bedroom townhouse at 1/13 Kampman Street went under the hammer on Saturday. Sitting opposite Koonung Park, the elevated home boasts a convenient, low maintenance lifestyle located close to almost everything you could need. A large formal entrance sits on the ground level as well as a double garage. Upstairs, you can enjoy the open plan living and dining zone with vaulted, timber lined ceilings and exposed beams and a covered balcony provide uninterrupted reserve views. Auction day saw four bidders help the property reach a final sale price of $693,000.
An inspired future awaited prospective purchasers of 16 Corlett Street in Mont Albert North. The French provincial residence combines northern sunshine with stylish innovation. Situated on a brilliant corner block, the home features an alluring facade with landscaped gardens, the interior of the home showcases polished timber floor and high ceilings. A family focused design sees four living zone split across two levels, five bedrooms and expansive rumpus room and teenagers retreat. There were four bidders on auction day that helped this home sell for a fantastic result of $1,950,888!
With grace and plenty of space 44 Browning Drive in Templestowe boasts expansive areas for family living and entertaining. This home is surrounded by beautifully tended gardens and offers a sweeping outlook. The impressive two storey home features five bedrooms, well-appointed kitchen/meals/family area that opens to a secluded courtyard and rumpus room that offers another fantastic space for entertaining. This home went to auction with an impressive seven bidders all hoping to secure their new home, with competitive bidding helping this home reach a final sale price of $1.4 million!
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The Fletchers Group were also recognised as Finalists for Digital Presence of the Year, Boutique Network of the Year, Training & Education Program, Sales Agent of the Year (Metropolitan) for Tim Heavyside and Industry Thought Leader for Bradley Brown.
The winners will be announced mid-June, at a fantastic night held in Sydney.