THE Woollahra Municipal Council earlier this month approved the $11.6 million renovation of a Bellevue Hill home, lodged by Channel Ten chairman Lachlan Murdoch (pictured, right) and his wife Sarah. The approval is subject to conditions designed to protect the views and privacy of neighbours (some of whose houses are ... Read More »
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Canberra mansion Cranleigh has regained the title as the territory's most expensive property, after selling for almost $4.6 million to an as-yet-undisclosed party.Read More »
TOP Gear television show host James May is looking for labourers to help build a new home almost made entirely of Lego.
The life-sized double-storey house will include a staircase, toilet and shower, and is expected to use more than three million Lego bricks, that have been donated by the Czech Republic.
The new Lego home is earmarked for a site at the Denbies Wine Estate in Dorking, Surrey, and its development will appear as part of a new television series: Toy Stories.Read More »
TWENTY years after being diagnosed with breast cancer, Australian entertainer Olivia Newton-John opened a landmark rehabilitation centre in Melbourne’s north-east this month (pictured, far right).
Olivia Newton-John thanked the Baillieu Liberal government for finalising funding for the $189 million Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre, which includes day and radiation oncology and complementary therapies such as acupuncture, massage, yoga, meditation and homeopathy.
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ACTRESS Nicole Kidman, and husband Keith Urban are reported to have paid $6 million for a penthouse apartment on Sydney's lower north shore.
The penthouse, at Mirvac's Latitude redevelopment in Lavender Street, Milsons Point, is built within the walls of a 1960s-built office building, formerly occupied by electronics giant Sharp.Read More »
Car enthusiast, collector and ambassador, Lindsay Fox will build Australia’s first master-planned new car dealership precinct at Essendon Airport.Read More »
Internet magnate Daniel Tzvetkoff has paid a "bargain price" of $28 million for a prestigious Gold Coast mansion, offloaded by former Sydney Swans ruckman and Breakfree founder Tony Smith.Read More »
MENTALLIST star Simon Baker has paid $1.5 million for a farm at Nashua, near Byron Bay, on the New South Wales coast.
The 6.8 hectare property includes three bedrooms, two living rooms, tennis court, pool, shed and studio.
The Daily Telegraph reports a river also runs through the land. It says the Nashua settlement has an intricate of English countryside inspired laneways created by settlers.Read More »
ANOTHER sportsman is turning his hand to a property development, this time in Brighton.
Swimmer Michael Klim is developing two luxury townhouses in the prestigious pocket of Martin Street, between St Kilda Street and the bay, in the precinct known as the Golden Mile.
JP Dixon selling agent Nick Johnstone expects about $5 million for the one townhouse that is on the market, which is opulently decorated in Balinese style.
CELEBRITIES Kate Ceberano and Gina Riley have opposed the development of a new Jewish School, on the former Regent Lodge site, in Elsternwick.
An application has been received by the Glen Eira Council to develop the 2,989 square metre site at 46 Regent Street into a three-level school, capable of accommodating 325 students.
Kate Ceberano, and Ms Riley’s husband, Rick McKenna told the Herald Sun traffic caused by the added school would cause chaos around the small suburban street.