Wet weather wasn’t enough to put off buyers with strong results under the hammer despite the rain

first_img29 Foxmont Drive, Carina. Picture: realestate.com.auBidding started at $725,000. The house was built in 1990 by an Italian family and this was the first time it had been offered for sale.“It was a young family that bought it, they beat out two other bidders,’’ Mr Bool said.The four-bedroom home had views to Carindale. 38 Park Rd West, Dutton Park. Picture: realestate.com.auWET weather wasn’t enough to put off buyers with strong results under the hammer despite the rain this weekend.Auctioneer Haesley Cush of Ray White said while numbers of spectators at auctions were down bidder numbers were still strong.The first sale of the day was a four-bedroom house at 38 Park Rd West, Dutton Park.Bidding for the house which was listed through Luke Croft of Ray White South Brisbane started at $800,000.There were six registered bidders and it went up in $25,000 increments until it reached nearly $900,000. 3 Grant St, Camp Hill. Picture: realestate.com.auA home at nearby 3 Grant St, Camp Hill also sold under the hammer.There were four registered bidders for the house which was listed through Shane Hicks of Place Estate Agents. Three bidders actively took part, following an opening bid of $750,000 it sold under the hammer for $850,000.Mr Hicks said more than 100 groups had inspected the home during the campaign and the house was bought by the first couple who had inspected it.“Camp Hill is very, very popular at the moment,’’ Mr Hicks said.center_img 27 Winifred St, ClayfieldMr Cush said two bidders then battled it out with the successful buyer paying $905,000 for the house.The home has multiple living zones, and a separate lounge with french doors that lead out to the front veranda. The kitchen was recently updated with new appliances and cabinetry.Next to go under the hammer was a house at 27 Winifred St, Clayfield for which 15 bidders registered.The three-bedroom home, which was listed through Marion Sheerman of Ray White New Farm.is on a 610sq m block of land.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North2 hours agoNew apartments released at idyllic retirement community Samford Grove Presented by It was built around 1920 and had high ceilings, stained glass windows, polished wood floors and VJ walls.Mr Cush said bidding started in the early $900,000s. It quickly progressed to $1.25 million and stalled for negotiations. It was then announced on the market at $1.29 million and progressed to sell for $1.315 to a Sydney-based buyer on the phone.“It was quite a battle,’’ Mr Cush said.Meanwhile a home at 29 Foxmont Drive, Carina listed through Glenn Bool of Place Estate agents sold under the hammer for $826,000.last_img read more

Betty I. Barton

first_imgBetty I. Barton, 82 of Milan passed away Saturday August 12, 2017 at Ripley Crossing. Betty was born Tuesday October 16, 1934 in Dearborn County the daughter of Walter and Crystal (Gosney) Hoppmire. She married Estel Barton November 22, 1958 and he preceded her in death February 15, 2015.She was a member of Pierceville United Methodist Church, and the Ripley County 4-H for almost 40 years. Betty was a homemaker and a caregiver. She enjoyed going to church, going out to eat and spending time with her family.Betty is survived by son: Donald (Kim) Barton of Milan; daughters: Berna (Roy) Meyer of Batesville, informally adopted daughter: Kim Yount of Ky; sister: June (Olus) Dixon of Milan. 6 Grandchildren, 6 Great-Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Estel Barton and one daughter: Barbara Jean Barton.Funeral services will be 11AM Wednesday August 16, 2017 at Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home with Pastor Jack Bible and Pastor Harris Long officiating.  Burial will follow in St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery north of Milan. Visitation will be Tuesday 5-8PM also at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Pierceville United Methodist Church, Ripley County 4-H and Milan Food Pantry. Go to www.lawscarrmoore.com to leave an online condolence message for the family.  Laws-Carr-Moore Funeral Home, Milan entrusted with arrangements. (812) 654- 2141. 707 South Main St. Box 243 Milan, In 47031.last_img read more