20 Grant Place, Broadbeach Waters, was one of the Gold Coast’s top sales last week. The rare point position of this Broadbeach Waters property ensured it would be a top notch sale. The large 1062sq m block with 58m of water frontage and a four-bedroom luxury house at 20 Grant Place sold for $2.6 million last week. According to CoreLogic, it was the second highest sale on the Gold Coast for the week ending March 31. The four-bedroom house sold for $2.6 million. A young family secured the keys. A young family who has been based overseas working for several years secured the keys. “They intend to spend another $5000 to $6000 on improving the home and extending it for their family requirements,” he said.The sellers offloaded the property to downsize and travel more in their retirement years. The house was updated four years ago and features a waterside pool and spa, pontoon, boat ramp, boat shed, covered outdoor entertainment area, upstairs viewing atrium and a games room. CoreLogic records show it hit the market in November 2018 with a $2.895 million price tag. Its rare point position was a big selling factor. Scott Reid of John Reid Broadbeach Waters said the multimillion-dollar price tag was achieved thanks to its corner block position in the area’s prestigious Golden Triangle. More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa12 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days ago“It’s a very elite area of Broadbeach Waters,” Mr Reid said. “There are only about 12 of these point position properties so they are very sought after. It had outstanding water frontage, a sandy beach and tremendous skyline views.” READ MORE: Former tax evader lists Coast mansion READ MORE: Would you pay $2m for this clever design? Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:58Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:58 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD576p576p360p360p216p216pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenWhy location is everything in real estate01:59 The property was updated four years ago. Mr Reid said properties in top locations were still performing well despite the cooler market conditions.“We are still finding there are a lot of buyers seeking out these prime positions,” he said.
Anthem Alexander could get her season under way in the Duke of York Clipper Logistics Stakes at York next Wednesday. Eddie Lynam’s speedy filly won the Queen Mary from Tiggy Wiggy at Royal Ascot last year and hasn’t raced since chasing that rival home in the Cheveley Park at Newmarket in September. Her stablemate Gathering Power also in contention for a trip to North Yorkshire. Press Association The unbeaten Lightning Moon could make his Godolphin debut on the Knavesmire. Still in training with Ed Walker, the four-year-old is one of 18 remaining entries for the Group Two over six furlongs. Muthmir, Music Master and the improving Naadirr are likely to be among the main protagonists. The Tim Easterby-trained Mattmu the only other three-year-old engaged. Caspar Netscher, Astaire, who finished runner-up last year, Lucky Kristale and Jack Dexter also remain in the mix. Gammarth also may turn out for French handler Henri-Alex Pantall. Among those taken out were Sole Power, G Force, Hot Streak, who heads to France this weekend, and Aidan O’Brien’s Due Diligence.