Former Landmark building in Yass sells for $3.2 million
Property
The former Landmark building at the entrance to Yass has sold for $3.2 million, however its buyer is anyone's guess. Agent Andrew Curlewis of Yass Valley Property confirmed the buyer was local but said they wished to remain anonymous. "I don't know what they're going to use it for, but they've got plans to make some changes to it and...
Character mountain lodge boasts stunning Lake Jindabyne vistas
Property
Once a sleepy fishing village, Kalkite is becoming more popular with young families and those seeking a peaceful mountain getaway just 15 minutes from Jindabyne. And when you’re in the mountains, there’s no better place to live than a cosy mountain lodge, right? Well, here’s a chance to own your very own rustic timber lodge soaking in breathtaking views over...
Luxury living off-the-grid: the best of both worlds at picturesque Mulloon
Property
There are luxury homes and there are off-grid homes, but it's not often you get both. Nicola Brady from Brady's Real Estate says 9393 Kings Highway at Mulloon is a unique rural property, offering the best of both worlds. "This is a stand-out large, luxurious home that is completely off the grid," she said. "It's state-of-the-art living on a secluded...
Alistair Coe and his wife, Yasmin, buy Robyn Rowe Chocolates for $1.7 million
Property
Former ACT opposition leader Alistair Coe and his wife, Yasmin, have purchased the popular Robyn Rowe Chocolates business on Nanima Road in Murrumbateman. Robyn Rowe Chocolates and the separate four-bedroom cottage, set on 9.6 hectares, sold at auction on Sunday, 16 May, for $1,708,000, which was $183,000 above the buyer's guide. Ms Coe and her mother, Karen Burraston, operate an...
The Royal Breadalbane Hotel: steeped in history and now lovingly modernised
Property
If the walls of this one-time pub could talk, they'd tell stories of weary travellers, fully laden stagecoaches and even bushrangers who pulled up a stump at one of the best-known watering holes between Sydney and Melbourne. Opened in 1878, the historic Royal Breadalbane Hotel has well and truly stood the test of time. Situated just 12 minutes out of...
Trendy Braidwood buyers will love this eco-friendly cottage restoration
Property
Cute character cottages in Braidwood’s historic town centre are highly sought after and this lovingly restored home is no exception. 70 Wilson Street at Braidwood features four bedrooms and two bathrooms, with one large open plan living area flowing onto a rear deck. Sale agent Kate Murphy from Belle Property Braidwood said buyers are always on the lookout for the quintessential...
Binalong’s butcher, baker and candlestick maker go to market
Community
Mention the Binalong Butchery to Yass Valley and Canberra residents and the usual response is, "Oh, yes! The place with the sausages." For many years, people have been travelling to the NSW Southern Tablelands village of Binalong to taste its famous sausages, which are still wrapped in newspaper and tied with string. Owner Mick Dal Santo demonstrates how he carefully...
Vacant land at Jugiong sells for record $1.415 million
Property
The $1.415 million sale of a vacant NSW rural property in the Hilltops region to a local farming family has set a new record for the district. 'Riverview', a 172.2-hectare property situated on Cumbamurra River on Cumbamurra Road, in Berremangra, near Jugiong, sold on Friday, 14 May, for $8217 per hectare ($3325 per acre) to the Hufton family from Harden....
Auction of Barber’s Cottage offers a piece Queanbeyan history
Property
Historic Barber's Cottage - a three-bedroom property at 30 Atkinson Street in East Queanbeyan - will go to auction on 5 June. The cottage was built in 1885 and has had many local luminaries call it home over its 136 years, including a former Queanbeyan mayor, an alderman and a newspaper editor. It features many of the original aspects of the cottage...
Pull your boots on and get back to nature at this riverfront escape
Property
If ever you needed an excuse to wear your RM Williams boots, this is it. This waterfront retreat is just 45 minutes from Tuggeranong, making it the perfect country weekender for anyone seeking to escape the city rat race. And at 116 acres, 18 Upstream Road at Michelago on the banks of the magnificent Murrumbidgee River is the perfect size to run...
Record growth expected for Goulburn Mulwaree region
Property
New data shows the Goulburn Mulwaree region is on track to set a new record for the highest value of residential building approvals in a 12-month period. Nearly $66 million in residential building approvals were recorded for the financial year through to February, with the area on track to exceed the previous record of $74.8 million in 2018/19 by a significant...
Rental housing ‘crisis’ as vacancies fall below one per cent
Property
Figures released by the peak industry body for real estate and property professionals in NSW show rental vacancy rates in the state's south east are less than one per cent. The Real Estate Institute of NSW's (REINSW) March 2021 Vacancy Rate Survey, which examined 113,568 rental properties, found a residential vacancy rate of 0.8 per cent on the South Coast,...
A hallowed home to call your own in Harden-Murrumburrah
Property
If you've ever fancied yourself as Lord or Lady of a modern manor, then this convent-turned country escape is most definitely for you. Nestled in the quaint rural town of Harden-Murrumburrah, adjacent to the Canberra region and the Riverina, you'll feel like you've stepped back in time as soon as you cast your eyes on The Convent at Vernon Street....
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