Broadbeach penthouse sells for $2.35 million within seven days

first_img56/ 47-51 Broadbeach Blvd, Broadbeach. Supplied.A BROADBEACH buyer has paid $2.35 million for a Gold Coast penthouse within seven days of it hitting the market.The Broadbeach apartment is in the Eclipse building on Broadbeach Blvd.The two-level beachside residence has floor-to-ceiling windows throughout its open-plan design.There are two bedrooms, an ensuite, living, dining, kitchen, laundry and covered balcony on the first floor.A rooftop terrace complete with a spa, kitchenette and bathroom is on the second level.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 agoVendor, Glenn MacLean, bought the penthouse off-the-plan in 2012.The 53-year-old has lived on the Gold Coast for 28 years and said he was sold on the property when he saw the plans.Harcourts Coastal agent Katrina Walsh negotiated the sale and said there was a shortage of top-end apartments on the market.“This property was meant to go to auction however a local Broadbeach buyer seized the opportunity to buy it as he did not wish to compete and miss out on this luxury apartment,” she said.“At the moment we have more buyers than we have previously seen on the Coast and now we need the stock to sell.” 56/ 47-51 Broadbeach Blvd, Broadbeach. Supplied. 56/ 47-51 Broadbeach Blvd, Broadbeach. Supplied.last_img read more

Rio2 is playing at the Wellington Regent Theater this weekend

first_imgThis week at the Regent Theater: “Rio2” (Movie trailer is below).When: Friday 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 2 and 7 p.m.Rated: G. Time: 1 hour 41 minutes.Movie Synopsis: It’s a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids in RIO 2, after they’re hurtled from that magical city to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary of all – his father-in-law.All our favorite RIO characters are back, and they’re joined by Oscar (R) nominee Andy Garcia, Grammy (R) winner Bruno Mars, Tony (R) winner Kristin Chenoweth and Oscar/Emmy (R)/Tony winner Rita Moreno. RIO 2 also features new Brazilian artists and original music by Janelle Monae and Wondaland. (c) FoxRotten Tomatoes rating (movie critics collective approval ratings): 47%. Audience review: 65% approval.Movies ahead at Regent Theater:The Other WomanGodzillaSpider-Man 2last_img read more