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ATO Moves to Sell Distinctive Unfinished Perth Mansion

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Real Estate News - Western Australia
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Tuesday, 24 July 2012 00:18

THE distinctive half-built Perth mansion dubbed by locals as the ‘Taj on Swan’ is a step closer to being sold after the Australian Taxation Office moved proceedings in the Federal Court.

The half built home (pictured above at various stages of construction) on the corner of Bay View Terrace and Keane Street in Peppermint Grove is expected to fetch between $15 million and $18 million, according to sources.

It’s been reported the domed structure was costing $70 million to construct, and upon completion would be one of the most expensive properties in Australia.

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Historic Stonington Estate Being Sold Down Again: Melbourne

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Real Estate News - Victoria
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Wednesday, 07 March 2012 00:00

PART of the Stoningon mansion estate in Malvern, which was once the Governor General’s residence and which many Melburnians believe should never have fallen into private hands, is being sold-down by its Chinese developer owners.

Two subdivided suburban sized blocks within the former estate, which the state government effectively gave to Deakin University in the 1990s, and the university sold five years ago, are expected to fetch a combined $4 million, according to sources.

Totaling 1344 square metres the blocks (a small part on the much larger marked out area, pictured) are for sale with permits for apartment complexes. But they are also being marketed to prestige buyers who might consider building just one home on the land.

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Pamela Anderson House in St Kilda West Now For Private Sale

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Real Estate News - Victoria
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Thursday, 15 December 2011 00:00

ST KILDA West’s prominent “Pamela Anderson House” (pictured, right) has been relisted for private sale at $1.62 million after failing to sell after an Expression of Interest campaign that closed in mid-November.

Built by former football identity Sam Newman in 2000, the distinctive property in Canterbury Road and at the suburb border of Middle Park includes a faint close-up image of the Baywatch star, within its three-level glass façade.

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Penthouse Within Sydney's The Cove Tower Lists With $15 Million Price Expectations

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Wednesday, 14 September 2011 07:00

A PENTHOUSE within Harry Seidler’s Sydney CBD apartment tower, The Cove, has hit the market with price expectations of about $15 million.

The penthouse with views of the Sydney Opera House and Darling Harbour (image, right) is being offloaded by UK entrepreneur Graham Hellier, who has reportedly spent several million on a refurbishment. It was previously owned by another business identity Koyelan Bangaru.

The penthouse includes four bedrooms, an office and media room and several living zones.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 September 2011 10:56
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Larry Emdur Pays $6.8 Million For Dover Heights Mansion

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Monday, 12 September 2011 07:00

LARRY Emdur, former game show host turned co-host of Channel Seven’s The Morning Show, has paid a reported $6.8 million for a cliff-top Sydney mansion.

Emdur, with wife Sylvie, will relocate from another waterfront home in the suburb, in Sydney’s east.

The home (pictured, right) was offloaded by rag traders Lusa Krukziener Moss, the wife of Jeff Moss, the founder of the Packer family backed Pretty Girl fashion group. Lisa is reported in various publications as paying $7.1 million for the home in February 2007.

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Michael Kroger Sells Second Piece of Former South Yarra Estate

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Real Estate News - Victoria
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Monday, 25 July 2011 00:00

LIBERAL Party powerbroker Michael Kroger (pictured, right) has finally sold the last piece of the South Yarra estate that was for years the marital home he shared with Ann Peacock.

The sale of the 1850s coach house, in Caroline Street (image, far right), ends a lengthy sales campaign which started in early 2009, and shortly after the couple announced they would separate.

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MAB Unveils Docklands Newest Street: Millionaires Only

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Real Estate News - Victoria
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Friday, 08 July 2011 00:00

DOCKLANDS newest street – overlooking the water - and developed only with multimillion dollar townhouses – was launched earlier this month.

MAB Corporation sold all 18 low-rise homes marketed as Marina Residences prior to completion and for prices of up to $4.65 million.

The homes, each with water and city views, were developed over a reconstructed wharf in the developer’s NewQuay precinct. Each includes a plunge pool, four car garage, home theatre, home office and outdoor terrace.

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Victoria's Highest Priced Home Still Unsettled

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Real Estate News - Victoria
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Wednesday, 06 July 2011 00:00

THE agency selling the Toorak mansion expected to smash Victoria’s residential price record is still confident of a sale despite the bleak global economic backdrop.

The 3 Towers Road mansion of London-based mining speculator Socrates Vasiliades was listed for sale in May with price expectations of about $30 million.

An Expression of Interest campaign managed by Kay & Burton’s Ross Savas closed a month ago but the house still appears on industry websites as a current campaign.

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VCAT Approves Construction of Luxury Home Overlooking Controversial Mount Martha Beach

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Real Estate News - Victoria
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Wednesday, 06 July 2011 00:00

EXHIBITIONIST sunbakers and adventurist gays visiting Mount Eliza’s Sunnyside beaches might have to contend with the sight and sound of construction workers for a few years longer.

Millionaire horse trainer Jonathan Munz has successfully lobbied the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal for a permit to build a luxury home and tennis court on a waterfront piece of his landmark Pinecliff horse training complex – near another home that was demolished in 2006.

Pinecliff, at 55-75 Sunnyside Road is on Green Wedge Zone 3 land near the YMCA’s Manyung Recreation Camp, the Morning Star Winery and Mornington Golf Club (an image of the Mount Martha coast, above).

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 July 2011 17:17
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Jo Stanley Sells Elwood House For $1.26 Million

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Real Estate News - Victoria
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Friday, 01 July 2011 00:00

RADIO personality Jo Stanley (pictured, right) has sold the Elwood home she outgrew for $1.26 million.

Stanley, with husband Darren McFarlane, purchased the renovated three-bedroom terrace about five years ago – about three years before the arrival of daughter Willow.

Near the beach and Elwood village, the semi-detached Edwardian has two living areas and a relatively large side yard.

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Denis Walter to Sell Historic Geelong Home

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Real Estate News - Victoria
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Tuesday, 21 June 2011 00:00

SINGER turned radio commentator Denis Walter and wife Annette are selling a historic Geelong home.

Tandara, at the corner of Shannon Avenue and Noble Street, is a five-bedroom Federation residence built 101 years ago. Heritage features include pressed metal ceilings, home theatre and a swimming pool.

In Newtown, the home is being sold by set date on June 30, and is expected to sell for more than $1.1 million. Barry Plant Highton's Tony Slack is the marketing agent.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 June 2011 02:11
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Bayside City Council to Sell Two More New Brighton Bathing Boxes

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Thursday, 09 June 2011 00:29

BAYSIDE City council can expect to reap more than $400,000 from selling leasing rights to two new bathing boxes it has constructed at Brighton’s Dendy Beach.

It was almost two years ago the council decided to build six new bathing boxes on the prominent stretch of sand, in a move expected would generate about $1 million in extra income.

The first bathing box developed on the beach in more than a century sold for $215,000 last December, suggesting the council can expect around $1.3 million from the endeavour.

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Peter Maddison Designed Townhouse Hits Market in South Yarra

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Real Estate News - Victoria
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Monday, 06 June 2011 00:22

A TOWNHOUSE created by Peter Maddison – architect and host of Lifestyle Channel’s Grand Designs Australia - has hit the market in South Yarra.

The three-level duplex in Davis Avenue includes an opulent lounge room with a prominent fireplace that has appeared in numerous design magazines and publications over the years, including Domain.

A study is accessed from this lounge room, which is on the entrance level with a casual living and meals area. At the lowest level, is an underground car park for three cars, while three bedrooms are on the top level.

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Glenn McGrath to Sell $6 Million Waterfront Cronulla Estate

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Tuesday, 31 May 2011 00:04

SPORTSMAN Glenn McGrath can expect $6 million from the sale of his waterfront estate in Sydney’s Cronulla.

The former Australian text cricketer purchased the 3300 square metre property, with a pool, cabana and outdoor kitchen, in 2006. He wasmarried last November in the home’s large rear yard (image from the yard, right).

The five bedroom home also has a boat shed.

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John Foreman to Sell St Kilda West Penthouse

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Monday, 11 April 2011 08:47

MUSICAL director, pianist, composer – and inadvertent television personality - John Foreman is selling a waterfront St Kilda West penthouse.

The three-bedroom apartment, with basement underground parking for two cars, will be auctioned at 12:30pm next Saturday where it’s expected to fetch between $930,000 and $1.02 million.

With a study nook and three balconies, the penthouse at 358 Beaconsfield Parade captures water views from the open plan living/dining room, and one of the bedrooms.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 April 2011 08:52
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Kylie Minogue Reportedly Pays $A25 Million for One Hyde Park Apartment

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Thursday, 07 April 2011 00:00

MELBOURNE-born pop star Kylie Minogue is reported to have paid about $A25 million for an apartment within the London complex dubbed as being the most expensive apartment building in the world.

Minogue is reported to have bought a three bedroom flat at the One Hyde Park project, according to various British media. The complex being developed by the Candy Brothers will include a private cinema, 21-metre swimming pool, private sauna, gym, golf simulator, wine cellar and squash courts.

Residents will be able to order room service from the neighbouring Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Knightsbridge.

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Late Michael McGurk's Luxury Cremorne Home Listed For Sale

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Thursday, 31 March 2011 00:00

THE luxury Sydney home outside which business Michael McGurk was murdered in 2009 has hit the market.

The 1916 built Californian bungalow in Cremorne has been on the market since Sunday with price expectations of about $4.75 million.

Mr McGurk paid $1.65 million for it in 2000.

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Village Roadshow Director to Sell South Yarra Penthouse

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Thursday, 31 March 2011 00:00

A MEMBER of the Kirby family, which owns media giant Village Roadshow, is selling a penthouse apartment in South Yarra’s Darling Street.

Clark Kirby, the director of corporate strategy for the family business, is relocating with his new wife, Sara Groen, who was until recently a current affairs presenter with Channel Seven in Sydney.

Ms Groen unwittingly made headlines last year, when Seven executives said her new haircut breached its contract, and ordered she fit hair extensions. She is also an ambassador for youth mental health service Headspace.

The couple’s outgoing penthouse is spread over two levels and includes three bedrooms and three decks. It also includes three car parks, and – perhaps not surprisingly – an entertainment room with a cinema.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 March 2011 00:17
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Con Andronis to Sell Albert Park Home

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Tuesday, 29 March 2011 23:36

CON Andronis, the director of leading supplier Clamms Seafood and event management company the Atlantic Group - and the owner of the popular Atlantic Seafood restaurant at Crown Casino, is selling a renovated period home by the bay.

The prestige property catch, in Albert Park's Kerferd Road is spread over two levels and includes three bedrooms, a study, garage, and courtyard garden with a BBQ and spa.

It’s expected to sell for about $2 million. Kay & Burton Albert Park’s Alex Schiavo and Tom Staughton will auction the home at 1pm on Saturday April 9.

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