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Cosmopolitan lifestyle draws buyers at Norwood auction


The circa 1910-built home at 10 Wall St, Norwood not only attracted 10 registered bidders at its Friday auction, but sold for $900,000 — $100,000 above reserve. It was an impressive result, according to listing agent Andrew Welch of LJ Hooker Kensington/Unley who says the home was hotly contested at auction. The Advertiser - 12 June 2018

When buying a home, children rule the roost


More than ever parents are consulting their kids before buying a property as open homes increasingly become a family affair. Gabrielle Overton of LJ Hooker Kensington Unley, says many of her clients are influenced by their children when buying or selling a home. “It’s not just when buying a home. I recently had someone decide not to put their house on the market because his son didn’t want him to,” she says. “So yes, kids very much play a part in the overall decision making and in many cases, so they should.” The Advertiser - 11 June 2018

The luxury apartment ‘hidden’ within a commercial high-rise


For many Adelaideans, it’s the unassuming commercial high-rise situated just east of one of the best real estate corners on the skirt of the CBD. Yet North Terrace House, on Level 8, at 12/19 North Tce also harbours one of the city’s most well-appointed and spacious apartments. The Advertiser - 21 May 2018

Security meets style in the heart of Norwood


Set within a secure, gated community, this light-filled townhouse is well presented in white tones, with modern styling. You will find it at 1/54 Chapel St, Norwood. Some of its features include ducted airconditioning, intercom, a garage, and an additional guest parking behind the electric gates. The Advertiser - 21 May 2018

SOLD - 10 Miller Street Unley


SOLD! 10 Miller St in Unley sold under the hammer for $672,000 by auctioneer Peter Economou and was sold by Gabrielle Overton from LJ Hooker Kensington | Unley. Sky News Real Estate - 12 May 2018

Under the Hammer - 10 Miller Street Unley


To Unley in Adelaide ahead of our first South Australian auction now. This gorgeous house at 10 Miller St in Unley is being sold by Gabrielle Overton from LJ Hooker Kensington | Unley. Sky News Real Estate - 12 May 2018

The SA suburbs you should have bought into 10 years ago


New data from realestate.com.au reveals exactly where you should have bought 10 years ago, to now be sitting on a gold mine. They comprise Toorak Gardens, St Peters, Kensington Gardens, Dulwich, Malvern and Kingswood. LJ Hooker Kensington/Unley principal Nick Ploubidis attributed the “sharp increase” in price to Baby Boomers and retirees selling off their large properties to downsize. The Advertiser - 21 March 2018

Mirror sales: Surprise results for bungalows on opposite ends of town


Adelaide’s two most popular auction properties of last week both sold close to $100,000 more than their advertised price guides on the weekend. Richard Thwaites of LJ Hooker Kensington | Unley, who sold the Kings Park home, said there was plenty of initial interest in the well presented three-bedroom character bungalow, which was on a 697sqm block. The Advertiser - 19 February 2018

Adelaide’s northeastern suburbs are running red hot


Once considered somewhat humble, Adelaide’s inner northern suburbs are “riding the wave” of their blue-chip neighbours to achieve price growth well beyond the Adelaide average. LJ Hooker Kensington agent and auctioneer Richard Thwaites, who recently sold a partially-renovated home on a 393 sqm block in Vale Park for $560,000 – “that one was something we did not see at all” – says suburbs in the inner north east were being gentrified “to some degree”. The Advertiser - 13 February 2018

Adelaide’s top and most interesting auctions of last week


A solid brick three-bedroom family home on 791 sqm at 62 Parsons Rd, Dernancourt exceeded its $390,000 advertised price guide, selling at auction on Thursday for $445,000. The home was sold by Andrew Welch of LJ Hooker Kensington Unley. The Advertiser - 12 February 2018