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Bidders were not sheepish at the auction of this Port Adelaide converted woolstore


A Port Adelaide warehouse-style apartment proved to be hot property at last week’s auction, selling for $135,000 more than its advertised price guide, to an interstate buyer who bought it sight unseen. Selling agent Gabrielle Overton, of LJ Hooker Kensington | Unley said the property had received plenty of attention before the auction. The Advertiser - 16 April 2019

An old wool store warehouse from the 1880s is now hiding a stylish converted home


An old red brick wool store warehouse from the 1880s in South Australia has been completely transformed into a spacious modern home. LJ Hooker Real Estate agent Gabrielle Overton said more than 70 groups wanted to look through the former wool store at last weekend's open inspection, and she wasn't surprised in the least. Daily Mail Australia - 29 March 2019

A heritage woolstore presents an unique opportunity for buyers


It might not seem like an obvious choice but this unique property, at 4/29-31 Divett St, is an opportunity you won’t want to miss. LJ Hooker Real Estate agent Gabrielle Overton said the building had been converted into three-storey apartments in the 1980s by architect Steve Grieve. The Advertiser - 29 March 2019

Don’t fence me in - where to find home on a big block


If you want land, lots of land, under starry skies above, look no further than these suburbs, identified by CoreLogic as having the largest average block sizes in Adelaide. LJ Hooker Kensington | Unley agent Gabrielle Overton said large blocks within easy reach of the city were becoming increasingly popular. The Advertiser - 29 March 2019

Local cancer researcher wins Bali holiday after listing home with LJ Hooker


If change is as good as a holiday, then cancer researcher Susan Hartley may just have hit the jackpot. The Adelaide local this week won an $8000 trip for four to Bali, after a single spin of the wheel at LJ Hooker Operations SA. The Advertiser - 6 March 2019

SA journalist Rex Jory’s Port Willunga beach house sells for $1.9m


SA journalist and The Advertiser columnist Rex Jory has a million reasons to smile on his birthday as his Port Willunga beach house sells for doubled its advertised price. Auctioneer Richard Thwaites said a Port Willunga couple emerged as the final winner for the seaside destination. The Advertiser - Sunday 3 February 2019

A new report finds many young people are happy to rent forever


The 2019 Renters Report, released this week by property search website realestate.com.au, explored the attitudes, behaviours and concerns that young Australian renters (aged 18 to 39) experience around the country. Debbie Copley, Senior Property Manager at LJ Hooker Kensington/Unley said young renters tended to have a preference for stylish, modern properties in the CBD of city fringe. “They want to live in the now, which is why they are choosing to do the rental thing rather than buy” The Advertiser - Friday 25 January 2019

A 1976-built home in Auldana has all the decade’s glamour in spades


Not many properties can claim attracting a bus load of potential buyers, but the ‘70s glam home at 584 The Parade, Auldana, has done just that. LJ Hooker Kensington/Unley sales consultant Gabrielle Overton says there is nothing on the market quite like it. “It’s a big house on a big block of 1460sqm. It’s a specific-era home that was very well-built in 1976 and you just don’t get homes like this anymore.” The Advertiser - Thursday 25 October 2018

Crafers home housed a treasure trove


Once home to a multi-million art and antiques collection, the Crafers home of the late Peter du Plessis, founder of Du Plessis Auctions, could now be home to ... well ... you. The property is being sold through Nick Ploubidis and Chrissy Esau of LJ Hooker Kensington | Unley. The Advertiser - Saturday 13 October 2018

Live large on grand estate


A Crafers property offers a grand family home on a large allotment with a tennis court and pool, and has the benefit of being set in a tranquil Adelaide Hills location. The home is set on a 1.0688ha allotment over two titles. Both titles can be purchased together, or a vacant block of 3720sqm can be purchased separately. The Advertiser 13 October 2018