Gold Coast’s most popular property sells in multimillion-dollar deal

first_img MORE NEWS: The rudest place names on earth 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 Palm Beach mansion at 144 Tallebudgera Drive has sold.HOUSE hunters debating whether to buy a Palm Beach mansion dubbed the Gold Coast’s most popular property for 2019 have missed their chance.The luxury Hamptons-style residence on Tallebudgera Drive has been snapped up in a $3.1 million deal, making it the second highest sale recorded on the street.It emerged as the city’s hottest house late last year after it raked in more views on realestate.com.au than any other property throughout the year.Kollosche agent Rob Lamb, who marketed the property with agency director Michael Kollosche, said they were inundated with offers. MORE NEWS: The unusual feature taking centre stage in a coast mega-mansioncenter_img The residence attracted a lot of attention last year, raking in more views on realestate.com.au than any other Gold Coast property. No expense was spared to nail its Hamptons style. Luxury fixtures and fittings can be found throughout.“We had multiple offers and (the owner) eventually took a cash unconditional contract for $3.1 million,” he said.“We had a lot of offers in the high $2 millions (but) the $3.1 million was a premium.“It was a good result for the owner, he was really happy with it.”He said most of the people interested in the house planned to live in it but the person who secured the keys had different plans as they lived in New Caledonia.“He bought this as an investment property,” Mr Lamb said.“They could see that Palm Beach has established itself as a really popular suburb.”The six-bedroom waterfront residence underwent an extensive renovation to transform it into a luxurious Hamptons-style smart home with state-of-the-art technology throughout. Is has all the features expected of a prestige property, including a media room.More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa9 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag1 day ago The guesthouse has an ensuite and kitchenette. You’ll never miss it when driving past.Construction king Theodore Vairaktaris, who turned his one-man painting business Usher Group into an $83 million company, was behind the transformation.“Our renovation of 144 Tallebudgera Drive was never going to be just another Gold Coast property,” Mr Vairaktaris said when it hit the market in September.“It was always going to be a statement and we have achieved that by approaching it as a fresh canvas where art meets design.”Property records show the house was listed with a $3.5 million price tag after it failed to sell under the hammer in October.last_img read more

Patriots suspend videographer involved in controversial Spygate 2.0 incident

first_imgBill Belichick on @OMFonWEEI addresses report of Patriots video at Bengals Browns game. pic.twitter.com/iQLSXoqEkn— WEEI (@WEEI) December 9, 2019 Colin DCunha FOX SPORTS EXCLUSIVE: @JayGlazer reveals footage of Patriots filming Bengals. pic.twitter.com/C7U7mopaEm— FOX Sports (@FOXSports) December 15, 2019 WATCH US LIVE The Bengals incident has mirrored the ‘Spygate’ incident that the Patriots were involved in, way back in 2007. Then, the Patriots were caught videotaping the New York Jets on the sidelines. A $500,000 fine was levied on Patriots coach Bill Belichick after the incident came to light. The Patriots were also fined $250,000 and were docked the team’s first-round pick in the 2008 draft. Also Read | Tom Brady’s Exit Fueled By Speculation; 5 Potential NFL Teams For Patriots QBIt remains to be seen what punishment is meted out to the New England Patriots by the NFL this time around. There has been speculation that the Patriots could be handed a heavy fine. This fine could also accompany the loss of a low-level draft pick, once the NFL completes its investigation into what has now been termed as ‘Spygate 2.0′. Also Read | Bill Belichick Reveals An Interesting Anecdote About Rob Gronkowski’s Pre-Draft Visit LIVE TV NFL: Patriots suspend Spygate 2.0 videographerDave Mondillo is the man in question. Mondillo is a longtime full-time employee of Kraft Sports and Entertainment, headed by New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft. When the incident first came to light, the Patriots claimed that the staff was recording footage for a behind-the-scenes video series called “Do Your Job”. The series features on the Patriots’ official website and provides a glimpse into the day-to-day lives of the New England Patriots staff. Also Read | Patriots Vs Chiefs: Tom Brady And Co Booed Off Home Field During Loss Against Chiefs Last Updated: 16th December, 2019 12:23 IST Patriots Suspend Videographer Involved In Controversial Spygate 2.0 Incident The New England Patriots were caught in controversy ahead of Week 15. A member of the Patriots staff was caught filming the Cincinnati Bengals in Cleveland.center_img First Published: 16th December, 2019 12:23 IST COMMENT SUBSCRIBE TO US The New England Patriots grabbed headlines in Week 15 even before kickoff. The reason? A member of the New England Patriots staff was caught filming the Patriots’ Week 15 opponents Cincinnati Bengals during their game against the Cleveland Browns last week. The filming of the Bengals was in direct violation of NFL policy as the Patriots failed to inform the Bengals and the NFL of the recorded footage. While the New England Patriots did admit to violating NFL policy, they have now taken the decision to suspend the videographer who took footage of the Bengals. Also Read | New England Patriots Caught In Spygate 2.0, Admit To Violating NFL Policy In Bengals’ Game Written By FOLLOW USlast_img read more