Roosters chairman Nick Politis buys Hawthorn East commercial building for $11.2 million

High profile car dealer Nick Politis, also the chairman of NRL team Sydney Roosters, acquired an eastern Melbourne commercial building with development upside for $11.2 million at auction on Thursday. The 1795 square metre Commercial 2 zoned parcel at 20-24 Hall Street, Hawthorn East (pictured, top), was offloaded by Melbourne private investor David Ben David.

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“Colourful” former footballer Mal Brown lists Hawthorn East townhouse ahead of permanent move to Portsea

Postscript: this home sold at auction for $1.465 million. Former Victorian Football League player Mal Brown is selling his Hawthorn East townhouse and moving to the Mornington Peninsula. The Melbourne property at 4/2 Myrniong Grove is expected to trade for between $1.3 million and $1.4 million. The listing comes nearly two months since Mr Brown’s

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Charlie Buxton’s Cadence buys Hawthorn East office for next HQ

Melbourne developer Cadence, directed by Charlie Buxton, the son and nephew of veteran builders Andrew and Michael Buxton, has paid $6.5 million for new company headquarters. Cadence is purchasing 1-5 Hall Street, Hawthorn East, following an expressions of interest campaign managed by Fitzroys Chris James, Jordan Ceppi and David Bourke. The vendor, a private investor,

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Former Melbourne Knights coach Tony Vrzina sells Hawthorn East industrial property for $2.7 million

Tony Vrzina, former president and coach of the Melbourne Knights soccer club, has banked $2.7 million from the sale of an industrial showroom in Hawthorn East. The single-storey building at 31 Hall Street with 460 square metres of lettable area and three car parks, was leased mid-campaign to a healthcare occupant. It sits on land

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George Jelbart to Sell Hawthorn East Apartment

OLYMPIC rower George Jelbart is selling a renovated two bedroom apartment he bought while at the 2004 Athens Games.

Jelbart, who was a member of the youngest ever rowing crew in the history of the Olympic Games, can expect about $500,000 from the sale of the ground-floor Hawthorn flat at 4 Hill Street.

The apartment includes a private entrance, and video security access. It includes a north facing deck and a pebble courtyard, and is a short stroll to the suburb’s popular St James Park.

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Hawthorn East School Converted Into Prestige Street

HAWTHORN East’s former Preshil School site has re-opened as a small, new housing estate.

A spokeswoman for the Boroondara Council said a Plan of Subdivision was certified on July 9, in which Daniel Court replaces a site previously known as 462 – 466 Barker Road.

The planning application to replace the school with a new street was lodged in early 2006.

Daniel Court has eight blocks, ranging in area from about 550 square metres to just over 720 square metres.

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Sector Property Group acquires another eastern Melbourne site for self-storage and office-warehouse project

One of the country’s biggest self-storage and small warehouse providers has acquired a development site in Ringwood. Sector Property Group is planning to replace 93A Heatherdale Road with a two-level, architecturally designed facility containing nine office-warehouses, five strata offices and 55 own-your-own storage units. The Ringwood property will be the fifth Sector Property Group facility

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