Relocating Sydneysider snaps up bayside beauty

first_imgThe kitchen at 14a Palmtree Ave, ScarboroughMr Cattanach said having a sole bidder at the auction was not indicative of the interest in the home. “We had about 35 groups come through the property and there were other buyers, but they weren’t in the position to bid at auction,” he said. “There is not a lot available in Scarborough at the moment so people are waiting for quality listings in the area.“That’s why we had so many groups come through Palmtree Ave in two weeks. “Properties that are listed predominantly sell within two to three weeks.” The Scarborough-based agent said buyers were looking for blocks of 500-600sq m. “Most buyers aren’t interested in anything that would require too much work,” he said. The home at 14a Palmtree Ave, Scarborough sold under the hammerONE bidder was all it took for a renovated home in Scarborough to sell last weekend. The property at 14a Palmtree Ave went under the hammer on February 11 and sold for $690,000. Forty20 Property marketing agent Trent Cattanach said a group of about 20 people attended the auction, despite the heat. The open-plan living area at 14a Palmtree Ave, Scarborough“We had one registered bidder,” he said. “Bidding started at $650,000 and progressed from there. More from newsLand grab sees 12 Sandstone Lakes homesites sell in a week21 Jun 2020Tropical haven walking distance from the surf9 Oct 2019“The vendors were happy with the result, having already bought a home in Brighton. “And the new owners were pretty happy as well. “They’re from Sydney and are moving to Scarborough to be closer to their adult children.” last_img read more


Andre Ayew congratulates Asamoah Gyan on enstoolment

first_imgBlack Stars captain Andre Ayew has congratulated General captain of the side Asamoah Gyan on his enstoolment in Hohoe.Asamoah Gyan was installed as Ngoryifia-Doemenyotor of the St. Francis College of Education and the Gbi traditional area in the Hohoe municipality of the Volta Region, with the title translating as the ‘Kind-hearted, Progressive Chief’.This installment was in recognition of Gyan’s contributions towards finding a sustainable solution to an age-old water crisis that saddled the College of Education.The footballer, through his Foundation, provided St. Francis College of Education with a $3,000 mechanized borehole.Speaking at a farewell dinner organized by President Akufo Addo for the Black Stars at the Jubilee House, Ayew spoke of how proud the team was of Gyan’s achievements.“I spoke to Gyan and we are all happy for him. We now have a chief with us in the squad,” he said.The Black Stars are expected to leave the country for Dubai on June 1, for pre-AFCON camping, where they will play two high profile international friendlies against Namibia and South Africa.Ghana has been drawn in Group F, where they will take on Cameroon, Benin and Guinea Bissau.last_img read more