Ray White auction spectacular at Main Beach’s Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort. Photo by Richard Gosling“(On Sunday) morning, we saw active bidding from buyers who had identified the properties from a number of marketing mediums.“(It is) a credit to the hard work and professionalism of our members that bring together these events. NEVER MISS A MINUTE WITH THE GOLD COAST BULLETIN APP “Their ambition to create competition produces exceptional results.”The last auction event Ray White held at the Sheraton Grand Mirage was in April to leverage off exposure throughout the Commonwealth Games.More than 50 properties went under the hammer at the event, which attracted a crowd of 300 people, including 60 registered bidders. Ray White auction spectacular at Main Beach’s Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort. Photo by Richard GoslingThe three-bedroom, two-bathroom unit in the Aria Apartments building on Albert Ave was snapped up for $925,000 after bidding started at $700,000.Marketing agent Conner Malan, of Ray White Broadbeach, said a local investor was the successful bidder.He said they planned to lease the property out as a holiday home.More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa15 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days ago“He’ll do some renovations first,” Mr Malan said.Two other properties — a Surfers Paradise apartment and waterfront home at Broadbeach Waters — sold prior to auction. Ray White auction spectacular at Main Beach’s Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort. Photo by Richard GoslingMore than 50 people registered to bid for 20 properties, which ranged from acreage estates to apartments in the heart of the city.Among those that sold under the hammer was an acreage property at Ormeau.Bidding for the four-bedroom, two-bathroom home on a 0.52ha block started at $390,000 before quickly climbing to $615,000 when the hammer came down.A Broadbeach apartment also sold at the event. Ray White auction spectacular at Main Beach’s Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort. Photo of auctioneer Mitch Peereboom. Photo by Richard GoslingA few others were withdrawn from the event as they had attracted interest from several people who were not in a position to buy under auction conditions.While only a few properties sold under the hammer, Ray White Queensland chief auctioneer Mitch Peereboom said he expected several to sell in the next few days following negotiations between buyers and sellers after the event. GET FULL DIGITAL ACCESS FOR $3 A WEEK He said overall, it was a successful event.“These events are designed to maximise the exposure for each property and showcase a diverse range of real estate throughout the Gold Coast,” he said.“We focus on ensuring our marketing campaigns are comprehensive to attract all buyers to ensure these auction events are successful. Ray White Qld auction event at Sheraton Grand Mirage. Photo of auctioneer Mitch Peereboom. Photo by Richard GoslingIT may have been grey and wet across the Gold Coast on the weekend but the miserable weather did little to deter house hunters from venturing outdoors.Up to 100 people braved the elements to attend Ray White’s Gold Coast Auction Spectacular at Main Beach’s Sheraton Grand Mirage on Sunday morning.
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