Vacant unfurnished Surfers Paradise apartment sells for $3.05 million

first_img19C/62 Old Burleigh Rd, Surfers Paradise.A VACANT unfurnished apartment in the Glitter Strip has sold under the hammer for $3.05 million.Harcourts Coastal agent Tolemy Stevens took the property to auction yesterday where it attracted four registered bidders.“The auction started at $2 million and went up in $100,000 increments quickly,” he said.“Bidding stopped at $2.85 million“The vendor then gave us instructions for the property to be called on the market before the bidding took off again and eventually finished at $3.05 million.”The three-bedroom residence takes up the entire 19th floor of Surfers Manhattan and offers stunning views of the ocean, river, hinterland and city skyline.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North11 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa1 day ago19C/62 Old Burleigh Rd, Surfers Paradise.Vendor Lynton Rose, who runs Motorline BMW, has owned the apartment since 1993.The building facilities include a pool, tennis court and gym.Mr Stevens, who also sold a penthouse in The Breakers building for $1.525 earlier this month, said there was huge demand for beachfront apartments in Surfers Paradise.“There is a massive demand and appetite from astute interstate buyers that I cannot fill at the moment due to the lack of filing,” he said.“Having four registered cashed-up bidders (yesterday) fighting for the property shows the market is extremely strong and showing no signs of slowing.” 19C/62 Old Burleigh Rd, Surfers Paradise.last_img read more

Real Madrid officials develop goose pimples over Bale’s imminent move

first_img Promoted ContentBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For Them7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The Universe6 Incredibly Strange Facts About Hurricanes5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks11 Most Immersive Game To Play On Your Table TopThailand’s 10 Most Iconic Landmarks10 Risky Jobs Some Women DoWorld’s Most Delicious FoodsWho Earns More Than Ronaldo?Ever Thought Of Sleeping Next To Celebs? This Guy Will Show YouThe 9 Best Robots In Movie HistoryWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth? Loading… Earning €14.5m-a-year, it will mean Real paying out a staggering €60m net to clear Bale off their books in the coming weeks. read also:Bale’s earnings at Real Madrid while not playing made public “Bale is delighted with the idea of continuing two more years in Madrid,” said Jonathan Barnett, his agent, to AS. “He is happy in Spain. He and his family. It is a shame that Madrid is wasting the possibility of using him because he is a professional and continues to train well.” FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Advertisementcenter_img Real Madrid could pay out Gareth Bale’s contract in full if they really want to offload the player. AS said Real coach Zinedine Zidane is keen to see Bale moved on this summer. The Frenchman dropped Bale from his squad for the final game of the season against Leganes. However, with two years to run on his contract, Bale has no intention of being forced out.Advertisementlast_img read more

Rotation depth gives Syracuse men’s basketball plenty of lineup options this season

first_img Facebook Twitter Google+ Boeheim likely tries leaning on his key cogs from last year while slowly incorporating his new assets. Roberson, Lydon and Coleman are near-locks to start, while White, Howard, Gillon and Battle could shuffle in and out of the starting five. With the number of players receiving significant minutes this year, the starting lineup could be a moot point.Boeheim has led on that SU’s depth will allow for “some more things” to happen on the floor. Topping that list is the press, which Syracuse has been reluctant to lean on. But the change of pace is what jolted the Orange past Gonzaga and Virginia in the NCAA Tournament, and now Boeheim has the personnel to afford supercharging his defense more often.Someone like Gillon, for example, a 6-foot speedster who moves as quick as anyone on the team, could enter for a short period to spearhead the press and then be swapped out for Howard at point guard. The permutations, at least on paper, allow the Orange to have several situation-oriented lineups.“You never know when you’re going to need (the press),” Boeheim said. “…We work on it every day for a reason, and sometimes it can be the difference in a game.”Of course, it’s just as plausible things don’t pan out exactly how players, fans or coaches imagine they could before the season tips off. One of the freshmen, likely Moyer more so than Thompson or Battle, could redshirt this year. Chukwu might not dazzle immediately in his 7-foot-2 frame after sitting out for a year.Gillon and White are no locks to perform the same as they did in their inferior conferences. In fact, Boeheim said he didn’t expect White to be the same player — one who led Nebraska in points and rebounds per game — with Syracuse.The puzzle will fit together somehow, and there’s only one absolute truth about it: It has plenty of pieces. Comments Published on October 28, 2016 at 7:26 pm Contact Connor: cgrossma@syr.edu | @connorgrossmancenter_img Editor’s note: With Syracuse’s first exhibition coming up on Nov. 1, this is the second installment of a five-part series analyzing the most interesting questions surrounding the Orange entering the season. Read the rest of the series, here.When Malachi Richardson closed the door on his college career, foregoing three years of eligibility to roll the dice on life in the NBA, he inadvertently opened new opportunities for Syracuse.Andrew White bolted from Nebraska. In came John Gillon from Colorado State. A trio of dynamic freshmen already awaited the two fifth-year seniors, stacking SU’s deck at nine, or possibly even 10 players deep. Jim Boeheim made no secret about it: If Richardson stayed, White and Gillon wouldn’t be suiting up for their final seasons with the Orange.But Richardson took the plunge, and now Syracuse is looking deeper than it has in years.“Everybody brings something new to the table,” Tyler Roberson said at Atlantic Coast Conference media day on Wednesday. “I think when (the reserves) do get in it’ll throw teams off because we haven’t had this much depth in past years.”AdvertisementThis is placeholder textRoberson would know. He and Dajuan Coleman are the only two seniors on the roster to spend their entire career with SU. Gillon and White are imports, sophomore Paschal Chukwu redshirted last season, Frank Howard played sparingly as a freshman and Tyus Battle, Matthew Moyer and Taurean Thompson are at the infancy of their collegiate careers. Tyler Lydon is the biggest holdover from last season’s rotation that will figure into this year’s.He, along with Roberson and Coleman, comprised half of the Orange’s six-man rotation in 2015-16 that played 6,933 of the SU’s 7,475 minutes. That’s five starters and one bench player accounting for 93 percent of a Final Four team’s minutes, somewhat of a mind-boggling concept. But this year the lineup options are plentiful, and couldn’t read any more different than what Syracuse deployed six months ago.“We’ve never put five new guys in one year … that actually played a lot, which will happen this year,” Boeheim said at SU’s media day on Oct. 21. “… We have people at every position, a couple guys at every position, which we haven’t had in a long time.”last_img read more