Gold Coast’s top nine penthouse sales of 2018

first_img3/57 Albatross Ave, Mermaid Beach changed hands for $3 million. 3902/3400 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise changed hands for almost $4 million.ROOFTOP pools, million-dollar views and enough space to make your eyes water.Welcome to the sky-high reality of penthouse living where cashed-up interstate buyers are splashing out millions of dollars for the privileged lifestyle. Render of the Gold Coast’s new super tower, Spirit, which was officially launched to the market on Friday, July 6.REIQ Gold Coast zone director Andrew Henderson said penthouse living was often considered the epitome of Gold Coast living.“When it comes down to it, one of those things that a lot of people aspire to live in is a penthouse,” Mr Henderson said.“They are a limited commodity — they’re only on a top floor and at most there are only going to be the two.” Pintari penthouse- 71/3 Cunningham Ave, Main Beach.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 agoHe said there were a number of reasons the family loved the luxury apartment, among them a rooftop pool, state-of-the-art finishes and million-dollar views of the city, ocean and Broadwater.A Gold Coast penthouse sales record was set when property development company owner Ron Bakir sold his Surfers Paradise apartment for $9.5 million in January. The Pintari penthouse at 71/3 Cunningham Ave, Main Beach changed hands for $4.4 million.It followed a Main Beach penthouse which changed hands this week for $4.4 million.A Melbourne family bought the luxury Pintari penthouse, which was due to settle this week.“It’ll be a holiday home for them. They keep a boat at the Southport Yacht Club,” Queensland Sotheby’s International Realty agent Kim Sharpe said. Ron Bakir’s penthouse that he sold in January for a record $9.5 million.The sale, handled by Michael Kollosche, settled in March.But that record could be smashed if the owners of the Gold Coast’s newest super tower, Spirit, get what they want for their sprawling 1850sq m penthouse.They are asking $41.2 million for the signature summit residence, which will cover two floors of the 89-storey building and feature four bedrooms and five bathrooms. The Sun City penthouse at 3902/3400 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise.A run of penthouse sales has seen a new wave of homeowners enter the Gold Coast market.The latest sale has been a Sun City penthouse in Surfers Paradise, which sold for under $4 million.Agent Tolemy Stevens of Harcourts Coastal handled the sale, but was tight-lipped on the price. 103/3645 DeVille, Main Beach Pde, Main Beach sold for $2.575 million. TOP PENTHOUSE SALES OF 2018 3250/23 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise, $9.5 million150/59 Pacific St, Main Beach, $5.3 million702/252 Hedges Ave, Mermaid Beach, $5.25 million71/3 Cunningham Ave, Main Beach, $4.4 million3902/3400 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, under $4 million3/57 Albatross Ave, Mermaid Beach, $3 million185/12 Commodore Drive, Paradise Waters, $2.6 million26704/2 Ephraim Island Pde, Paradise Point, $2.6 million103/ 3645 Main Beach Pde, Main Beach, $2.575 million 702/252 Hedges Ave, Mermaid Beach sold for $5.25 million. The Sun City penthouse at 3902/3400 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise.“There was an overwhelming response from both interstate and overseas buyers with a lot of high net worth and genuine buyers out of Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane,” Mr Stevens said. “The Brisbane buyers will use the property as their luxury holiday home. “The penthouse ticked all of their boxes — they had been looking for quite a while and after they conducted a two-hour long inspection, they knew they had to own it.” last_img read more