Buyer breaks street record to live the Tuscan life

first_imgInside the home at 18 Craig St, Wishart.The auctioneer managed to get the price up to $1.5 million and the property was called on the market.Competition ramped up again with the bids peaking at $1.5755 million.Mr Comino said the home sold to a family from China who were looking to buy close to their children in Carindale.The agent said the Wishart market was still performing well despite a slow down since 2015-16.“The higher (end of the market) is a bit tougher but it’s still a seller’s market,” he said. The home at 18 Craig St, Wishart.A Tuscan villa-inspired home has smashed a street record after selling under the hammer in Wishart.The property at 18 Craig St sold for $1.5755 million at auction.The previous street record was set when no. 15 sold for $1.252 million in August.Kosma Comino of LJ Hooker Sunnybank Hills said it was the highest sale for a property under 1000sq m in the 4122 postcode.“It’s an iconic home and the auction pulled a massive crowd of more than 60 people,” he said.More from newsCrowd expected as mega estate goes under the hammer7 Aug 2020Hard work, resourcefulness and $17k bring old Ipswich home back to life20 Apr 2020The property attracted eight registered bidders who pushed the price to $1.47 million where it looked like it would be passed in.last_img