Buyers get bang for buck in huge sale of Gold Coast home

first_imgSplashes of blue in the master bedroom give it a coastal style. Admire the view from the pool. More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa16 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days agoImagine summer nights on this deck.Marketing agents Wendy and Warren Hickey, of Hope Island Resort Realty, were “flooded” with inquiries about the home, which went under contract after three weeks on the market.“This single level fully-renovated home was sold fully furnished and buyers loved the elegant styling and lifestyle it promised,” Mrs Hickey said.“Being sold fully furnished means the new owners can just walk in and unpack their suitcases and start to enjoy the fabulous lifestyle on offer in Hope Island Resort.” It has an open kitchen and living area.She said the open inspections were always busy with local, interstate and international buyers coming to take a look.“The immaculate presentation of the home was a big draw card,” Mrs Hickey said.The four-bedroom, three-bathroom home sits on a 1093sq m waterfront block.It has a media room, study and separate wing for children or guests while the lounge room’s gas fireplace and outdoor entertainment deck with pool are among its standout features.It was last sold in December 2016 for $1.65 million.center_img It’s no mansion but this waterfront home is still amazing.THE ink has dried on the multimillion-dollar sale of a waterfront home at Hope Island.Chinese buyers snapped up the property at 2218 Taromeo Court for $2.35 million earlier this year.The sale was cemented last week following a 60-day settlement. Warm up by the fireplace in winter or let the coastal breeze cool you down in summer.last_img read more

NBA: Kyrie Irving, Kristaps Porzingis and other debuts to take note of

first_img FOLLOW US Written By Colin DCunha Last Updated: 30th October, 2019 00:19 IST NBA: Kyrie Irving, Kristaps Porzingis And Other Debuts To Take Note Of NBA: Quite a few stars made their debut for their new teams already in the 2019-20 season. Here’s a look at their displays after some exciting season openers. 10 months ago NBA: Scores, updates and highlights from all the games on October 24 10 months ago NBA anti drug: Deandre Ayton and other times when players were banned WATCH US LIVE First Published: 30th October, 2019 00:19 IST SUBSCRIBE TO US Kristaps PorzingisA total of 23 points may seem low compared to Irving’s 50-point showing, but Kristaps Porzingis did enjoy a productive debut for the Dallas Mavericks. Kristaps Porzingis had not played in over 600 days, but if there was any rustiness, it did not show. The former New York Knicks star started the game with a comfortable first bucket and ended the game even better, after netting a basket from distance. center_img LIVE TV 10 months ago NBA: Kyrie Irving among players with 50-point game in season opener 10 months ago NBA 2019-20: Brooklyn Nets vs New York Knicks player ratings Al HorfordFacing your former team on a debut for your new team could be a daunting task for some. For Al Horford, however, it was just another day in the office. The former Boston Celtics star started the game in typical Al Horford fashion, scoring 16 points in just over 31 minutes of action. Shai Gilgeous-AlexanderOklahoma City Thunder’s Shai Gilgeous-Alexander enjoyed a fruitful debut against Utah Jazz. After moving from the Clippers, Gilgeous-Alexander had 23 shot attempts on his debut. He also finished with 26 points in the game despite ending on the losing side. Also Read | NBA: Player Ratings From Clippers’ Dominating Win Over The WarriorsMarkelle Fultz12 points, six assists and two steals summed up Markelle Fultz’s debut for Orlando Magic. The former No 1 overall pick saw 24 minutes of action and made his presence felt in his first game after nearly a year. Could the former Philadelphia point guard propel his new team to the Eastern Conference playoffs?Also Read | NBA: Scores, Updates And Highlights From All The Games On October 24Julius RandleA reported three-year $63 million contract meant that there were expectations resting on the shoulders of Julius Randle. An efficient display on his debut for the New York Knicks will mean that the move could very well pay off. 25 points, 11 rebounds, six assists and three steals summed up a fruitful debut for the former Pelicans power forward.Also Read | NBA: Portland Trail Blazers Vs Denver Nuggets Player Ratings, Result COMMENT WE RECOMMEND It’s safe to say that 2019-20 season of the NBA has started with a bang. After an off-season that saw plenty of trades and switches, there were quite a few debuts to look forward to. And the NBA did not disappoint. Here’s a look at some of the stars who stole headlines on their debuts for their new teams in the NBA this season.Also Read | NBA: Kyrie Irving Among Players With 50-point Game In Season OpenerKyrie IrvingWho better to start with than a man who went down in the history books after his debut? Much was expected of Kyrie Irving before the Brooklyn Nets vs Minnesota Timberwolves game. Interestingly, Irving surpassed these expectations. The former Boston Celtics star netted 50 points on his debut for the Nets, thus setting the record for most points registered on NBA debut.  10 months ago NBA 2019-20: Boston Celtics vs Toronto Raptors player ratingslast_img read more

Sigurdsson Left Out Of Swansea City Squad Amid Everton Interest

first_imgEverton have been interested in the 27-year-old midfielder all summer, with Swansea City rejecting the Merseysider’s £40m bid.RelatedOfficial – Everton Completes The Signing Of Sigurdsson From Swansea CityAugust 16, 2017In “England”Everton Agree £45m Transfer Fee For Swansea’s SigurdssonAugust 15, 2017In “England”European League Preview: Bundesliga Returns, Ligue 1 & Premier League Excitement ContinuesAugust 18, 2017In “England” Swansea City midfielder and Everton target, Gylfi Sigurdsson, have been left out of Swansea’s pre-season friendly squad amidst spuculations about his future.The Icelandian will not take part in Swansea City’s pre-season friendly against Birmingham today, following an agreement between the club and Sigurdsson to sit out of the game due to his current transfer situation.Swansea City official website announced: “Gylfi Sigurdsson, however, will not feature as it was agreed between the club and player that he would sit this game out due to the current transfer speculation surrounding him.”last_img read more

Report says most Iowans ever in workforce as unemployment rate holds

first_imgDES MOINES — Iowa Workforce Development reports the state unemployment rate did not change in January.The rate held at 2.4% and has been at that level since October. The Workforce Development report says the number of Iowans in the workforce is the highest it has been in the history of the state at 1,654,400. That’s an increase of 3,200 workers in January.The report says the education sector added 700 jobs in January, and manufacturing firms added 500.The construction industry did lose 400 jobs in January– the third straight monthly loss — and professional and business services lost 400. But the loses were offset by job gains, and Iowa is tied with New Hampshire for the lowest unemployment in the nation.The national unemployment rate in January was 4%.last_img