Client Name: 

Client Occupation:
Global Education Expert

Client Location:
Manila, Philippines   

The Brief: 
We were commissioned to find our client’s forever home in Australia. Our client's dream apartment would be in a building with great character and in original condition so they could add their stamp. The location was essential with good access to amenities, public transport and regarded cafes, bars, and restaurants.    

Purchase Reason: 
Principal place of residence, moving back to Australia 

Property Address: 

About The Property:
2 Bed / 1.5 Bath / 1 car - 130m2   

The key standout of this property is the magical panoramic view of the city skyline and harbour bridge. Internally, the property is dated and in close to its original condition, allowing this house to be turned into a home. The apartment is large at 102sqm with a 28sqm balcony capturing the stunning views.

  • 4.6kms to the Sydney CBD

  • A short walk to bars, restaurants, public transport and grocery stores

  • A tightly held building

Purchase Price: 

Purchase Method: 

Did We Renovate: 

Renovation Spend: 

We are currently cosmetically renovating the apartment, including new ceilings, flooring, fixtures, and fitting.

Our Services:

  • Detailed brief and confirmed requirements with a reverse brief to the client

  • Presented research findings and suburb due-diligence with our recommendations

  • Taking our client on personal tours of suburbs, areas and apartment buildings

  • Commenced search and viewed properties on behalf of our client

  • Presented recommended properties with the key information and cash flows

  • Set the auction bidding strategy

  • Bid at the auction on behalf of the client

  • Liaised with the client's solicitor and bank throughout the process

  • Undertook a full renovation feasibility

  • Presented extensive data to show the potential of the property post-renovation

  • Managed all professional services for the renovation

  • Managed all strata requirements and represented the client at strata meetings to gain renovation approval

  • Undertook all acoustic testing and compliance for apartment flooring

  • Currently project managing renovation