OK – so you want to build a new home and the block price is getting in the way of what you can spend on the house? I have a great block ready to go that is priced at an unbelievable $35,000. Seriously, that would only cover the stamp duty on the purchase of some new homes! Not many blocks can offer you the peace, quiet and the outlook over open fields that this gem can. With 1017m² of land that is 22.6m wide and 45 m long, you can go crazy building the perfect home for your family. Flat and close to schools, shops and sporting facilities, 45 Market Street, in Walla Walla could be just what you have been waiting for. This block is right on the outskirts of Walla Walla and has services connected to the block. There is an existing house on one side and a walk-way on the other side. Approx one kilometer away is the old Walla Golf Course with open farm land in between. Walla Walla was settled in 1868/69 when 56 German settlers arrived in 14 covered wagons. It has now grown into a vibrant family town of approx. 600 residents & boasts an impressive range of industries for a town of its size, many supporting the surrounding agricultural district, as well as some that are aimed at both national and international markets. Walla Walla engenders a real sense of community involvement led by the Community Development Committee and offers residents a uniquely Australian country lifestyle from a town located within an easy 20 minutes’ drive of the major regional center of Albury Wodonga. Walla Walla offers some outstanding educational facilities & has many sports clubs available such as football, netball, tennis, lawn bowls, croquet, cricket and a local swimming pool. Don’t delay – call me now to see what you can buy for just $35,000.
Sold Price: $32,500
Occasionally you will find an opportunity not to be ignored; the chance to purchase this rendered, solid home at 169 Benyon St is one of those opportunities! A warm, homely feel is evoked the moment you walk in the front door to the spacious, slate tiled family room. Beautiful and bright, this room connects the living areas to the bedrooms. Polished floorboards in the kitchen, dining and lounge set off the generous galley style, refurbished, open plan kitchen, and brings a comfortable feeling to the whole house. The three good sized bedrooms have built in robes and share a central bathroom. Comfort in all weather conditions is assured with the inclusion of overhead fans, ducted cooling, gas under floor heating & a wood heater for ambiance. Perfectly positioned on a block of 733m2, with a single garage, sail covered outdoor area, enclosed back yard and plenty of room for pets and children. The possibility of installing double gates into the back fence, to enable access from East St, means additional parking or even a new shed may be an option. Within walking distance of Albury hospital and Borella Rd shopping precinct including a supermarket, pharmacy and butchers, and perfect for a family meal at the Newmarket Hotel or takeaway when you don’t feel like cooking. Just a short drive to Central Albury’s shops, restaurants and schools, a location doesn’t get better than this! Take advantage of this rare opportunity, make the move to beautiful East Albury!
Sold Price: $300,000
This 3 bedroom home, on a large block of 1138m², in the quiet village of Rutherglen has it all; a vegetable garden, chook house, large rainwater tank and 16 solar panels to cut down your power bills. And guess what, it has a really big “man cave” too! Wow – come and see for yourself! The kitchen is only 5 years old so is well equipped with plenty of underbench and overhead storage solutions. It’s a Flair kitchen with a double fridge space, electric stove, walk in pantry and dishwasher, and overlooks the adjacent dining room and spacious bright family room. This is not only the family room – it has its own bar and a great study nook. Outside entertaining is made easy with the covered BBQ area beside a nice enclosed garden to keep you cool in summer, full of stunning ferns. The home is kept cosy in winter with a wood heater, and cooled by a ducted evaporative system. The home of the car (commonly known as the man cave) is also heated by a wood heater and is fully powered. Don’t forget where this ‘PORT’ is located – Rutherglen, one of Victoria’s ultimate wine and food destinations, boasting over 20 award-winning wineries, outstanding restaurants and cafes, and world-class local produce & only 20 mins to Albury/Wodonga. Book your inspection today!
Sold Price: $235,000
Situated on an elevated block of 1369m2, it is a pleasure to offer to the market this beautifully presented and lovingly maintained, brick veneer family home. Within walking distance of Yackandandah's main street, you can stroll to the supermarket for your groceries, catch up with friends at the numerous cafes, walk the kids to school, or grab a cheeky drink or counter meal at your choice of the "Top" or "Bottom" Pub! The home itself offers three generous bedrooms, all with built in wardrobes, plus a study or 4th bedroom. The warm Ash timber floors throughout give you that sense of "home" from the moment you walk in. The bright and modern kitchen is a breeze to work in, affording the master chef in you, ample space, storage, and natural light! A huge lounge area features a slow combustion heater and direct access onto the large, all weather verandah which is the perfect place to entertain while taking in the views of the surrounding hills and township or simply relax with a good book and a glass of your favourite local North East Victorian Red! The tastefully renovated bathroom accommodates those with mobility issues or those who just don't want to feel claustrophobic in the shower! Outside, you'll be delighted with the privacy that this established yard offers. With such a spacious allotment of over a third of an acre, you would expect room for the double lock up garage, the orchard and chook or dog yard, back verandah, garden shed, under deck storage and still room for the game of backyard cricket or kick to kick! It's all there for you and the extended family to enjoy! The gourmet food region, wineries, Regional cities of Albury/Wodonga, snowfields and lakes and rivers are all within an easy commute, but that's just a bonus as Yackandandah, has it all! Book your Inspection today - you won't be disappointed!
Sold Price: $385,000
A great sized block of 669m² in the historic town of Rutherglen – the Hub of the local wine district. Rutherglen is one of Victoria’s ultimate food and wine destinations, boasting over 20 award-winning wineries, outstanding restaurants and cafes, and world-class local produce. Being such a warm, country town makes it a great place to nurture families or for retirees to live the good life. With a huge variety of activities available to keep you or your family occupied year round and always something to entertain your guests. This great block is available on the edge of Rutherglen, only 20 minutes to Albury/Wodonga. The rear of the block backs onto open farmland so you'll enjoy a farm outlook without the maintenance. Electricity, water & sewage connections are available from Howlong Road. Priced at only $71,000 for 669m2, this is one block you can't afford to miss out on! Call me today for more information.
Sold Price: $65,000
Looking for a set and forget investment property? This one is securely leased to Defence Housing Australia until 2022! With 100% occupancy – your rent is guaranteed, currently at $385 per week. Located in a lovely area, only a few minutes’ drive to the new Whitebox Rise Plaza, schools, Wodonga Aquatic Centre and not far to the CBD. With a block of 640m² and a well laid out plan, this 3 bedroom home would be an ideal investment now and then owner occupied or taken to the general rental market with confidence at completion of the Lease. Any day to day maintenance is managed by Defence Housing Australia, and where applicable, at the end of the lease term DHA repaint and re-carpet the home. Offering 3 standard bedrooms with walk in or built in robes, 2 bathrooms, 2 living areas and a covered pergola, it is sure to appeal to a young family, or those who would like to downsize in 4 - 5 years but would like it invest in the meantime. The kitchen is generous in size with a walk in pantry and overlooks the dining/family room and covered alfresco living space. With timeless, light, neutral tones, the kitchen is complemented by an electric oven, gas hotplates, generous fridge alcove, plus space for a dishwasher. Cleaning is made easy with tiles throughout the main living area, and the ducted heating & cooling provide a haven of comfort all year through. For more information on the property, or Defence Housing Australia and their management practices, contact us today. This property is for sale on behalf of a Defence Housing Australia lessor and has a Defence Housing Australia lease in place. In addition to the current lease term, there is also an option available: 1 x up to 36 months. DHA also reserves the right to vary the lease: 1 x up to 12 months reduction & 1 x up to 12 months extension. Visit dha.gov.au to learn the benefits of investing in Defence Housing Australia property.
Sold Price: $357,500
Located in the popular Baranduda township, just minutes from the centre of Albury/Wodonga, the Blue Wren Estate offers a rare opportunity to secure a large lifestyle block to build your dream home. On offer is 4048m2 where you are limited only by your imagination. With the convenience of town water, natural gas, power and telecommunications, your creature comforts are afforded with no compromise on space. Schools, shops, sporting grounds, pool, bus service and Community Centre are all within walking distance. The estate is surrounded by a vegetation and wildlife reserve and an established neighbourhood. The backdrop of the Baranduda Ranges, walking tracks and nature corridors provide a connected healthy living environment. The convenience of a Regional Commercial airport in Albury, comfortable driving distance to Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra, easy access to snow fields, wineries and the gourmet food region of Rutherglen and Milawa and with the water playground of Lake Hume and the Murray river at your doorstep, the time for the "tree change" is now!
This fantastically situated block is ready for some lucky new home builder to reap the rewards & have some built in equity before they even finish their new home. The majority of the blocks in this area sold for over the $110,000 mark. You now have the opportunity of securing this awesome position for just $98,000. On an easily accessible corner allotment, you can have your choice of how to site your new home. The front may face Maygar Avenue whilst the garage access could be from Mc Carthy St. The block is 557m² so you won’t have to spend an enormous amount of money on landscaping and you won’t have to spend your valuable leisure time mowing lawns or pulling weeds. It also offers a slightly elevated allotment in a quiet location. This block is located near schools, Shopping Plaza, Aquatic Centre & is within a developing estate. A few minutes’ drive into the centre of Wodonga & within 10 mins drive of the Albury CBD. Come and see what all the fuss is about – it is great value any day of the week. If you are not sure whom you would like to build your home, come & ask us for some suggestions. We regularly deal with some very high quality builders. House plans are attached for a previously designed home that would suit this block.
Sold Price: $90,000
Situated within walking distance to shops, schools and bus stops is this central brick home. Presenting as a fantastic option for first home buyers, investors or those looking to renovate, this property features 3 generous bedrooms all with built in robes. The open plan dining and kitchen area is complete with gas cooking and a wealth of storage. Ducted cooling throughout is accompanied by a gas wall heater to ensure that you are comfortable all year round. Relax without interruption in the spa bath in the oversized bathroom. Positioned on a desirable 793 m2 block with drive through access to a large shed with carport attached, there is plenty of space left to do with as you please. This well maintained property is currently let at $240 per week on a periodic lease. Opportunities like this do not last long, so act quickly and reap the rewards!
Sold Price: $240,000
Beautifully presented and perfectly positioned, this neat two bedroom unit will have your boxes ticked! The stylish refurbished kitchen has an abundance of storage and incorporates the bright open plan living and dining area. The two good sized bedrooms both have built in robes and the bathroom boasts shower, vanity and separate toilet. There is access from the living area to your private court yard. For year round comfort heating and cooling is provided by a split system air conditioner, and the single lock up garage will ensure your vehicle & belongings are secure and protected from the elements. Currently in a secure lease at $245 per week until April 2017, this will make a fantastic addition to your landlord portfolio. With easy access to the freeway, & within walking distance to recreational facilities & the centre of Albury, this is an opportunity not to be missed.
Sold Price: $202,000