Renovator’s delight sells for just shy of $1m after belonging to same owner for nearly 40 years

first_imgThis renovator’s delight at 47 Pinecroft Street, Camp Hill, sold at auction for just under $1 million. Picture: agent Cameron Woods of LJ Hooker said the property had attracted interest from young and growing families in the area looking to upsize.“810 sqm blocks are very hard to get in this area,” he said. GET THE LATEST REAL ESTATE NEWS DIRECT TO YOUR INBOX HERE Camp Hill is 5km from Brisbane’s CBD and has a median house price of $855,000, according to the latest CoreLogic figures.Nearly 250 houses were sold in the suburb in the 12 months to the end of March. This renovator’s delight at 47 Pinecroft Street, Camp Hill, sold for nearly $1 million at auction. Picture: RENOVATOR’S delight on Brisbane’s southside has sold under the hammer for just shy of $1 million.A three-bedroom, pre-war home at 47 Pinecroft Street, Camp Hill, fetched $992,000 — setting a new record in the tightly held street. The home had been held by the same owner for nearly 40 years. The kitchen inside 47 Pinecroft Street, Camp Hill. Picture: bidders battled it out, with the starting bid of $700,000 soon climbing to $960,000 before stalling at $980,000.In the end, it sold to a phone bidder.More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home3 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor3 hours ago DEVELOPERS NEED TO RETHINK STRATEGY RINEHART RENTS OUT RIVERSIDE PAD 1936 ART DECO BUILDING FOR SALE The house is on a double block spanning 810 sqm and close to the suburb’s cafe and shopping precinct and good schools.It needs some serious TLC, but big blocks in the popular suburb are hard to come by.last_img read more