Buyers keen but stock short in Wynnum West

first_imgThe home at 22 Ingleston St, Wynnum West has character features.The Wynnum-based agent said she was also seeing quite a few “subject to sale” offers from the buyers looking to upgrade. “Stock is short at the moment so anyone who already has a home doesn’t want to sell until they find something else. They don’t want to be homeless,” she said. Ms Gobey said Sydney buyers were also making themselves known in the local market.“We’re seeing a lot of people moving from interstate and they tend to be looking at the top end of the market,” she said. “We’ve seen, probably since the start of the year, at least two of three people coming through our open homes who have come from Sydney.” The home at 22 Ingleston St, Wynnum West sold before auction.BUYERS of all sorts are showing interest in the Wynnum West market but demand is outstripping supply. Gail Gobey, of Sash & Gable Property, said everyone from first homebuyers and families to developers and investors were looking in Wynnum West.This was exemplified by the sale of 22 Ingleston St, Wynnum West.The renovated cottage on an 810sq m block sold before auction for an undisclosed amount. “There was a lot of mixed interest in the property, interest from families and, because of the double block, interest from developers as well,” Ms Gobey said. “It was in a lovely location in a growing area that is changing so rapidly.” More from newsCrowd expected as mega estate goes under the hammer7 Aug 2020Hard work, resourcefulness and $17k bring old Ipswich home back to life20 Apr 2020Ms Gobey said the Wynnum West market was performing well but was suffering from a shortage of stock, especially for first home buyers and families looking in the entry to middle price range. last_img read more

Wellington Police Notes: Friday, Oct. 17 – Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014

first_imgWellington Police notes for Friday, Oct. 17 to Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014: Friday, October 17, 2014•7:53 a.m. Officers investigated driving while license is suspended in the 1200 block N. C, Wellington.•7:55 a.m. Seth P. Frazee, 21, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for driving while license is suspended.•8:42 a.m. Officers investigated illegal registration in the 800 block N. B, Wellington.•8:42 a.m. Kyle N. Firebaugh, 20, Winfield, was issued a notice to appear for illegal registration.•10 a.m. Officers assisted an outside agency in the 700 block S. Morris Rd, Milan, Wellington.•11:15 a.m. Dustin A. Johnson, 32, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for dog at large and no Wellington registration.•11:42 a.m. Officers took a report of lost property of a license plate in Wellington.•12:23 p.m. Jason L. Brown, 29, Baytown, Texas was issued a notice to appear for speeding 62 mph in a 40 mph zone. •12:30 p.m. Officers investigated two counts dog at large and two counts of no Wellington registration in the 1100 block. S. Jefferson, Wellington. Sunday, October 19, 2014•8:14 a.m. Non-Injury accident in the 1600 block W. Lynn Burris Dr., Wellington involving a vehicle owned by Roselinde Theobald-Harris, Wellington.•2:55 p.m. Officers took a report of an abandoned vehicle by a known owner in the 100 block W. 4th, Wellington.•4 p.m. Officers took a report of suspicious activity in the 1600 block W. 16th, Wellington. Saturday, October 18, 2014•7:34 a.m. Dylan L. Hornecker, 28, Wellington was arrested and confined on a city of Wellington bench warrant for failure to appear.•8:12 a.m. Elizabeth J. Newland, 49, Hiawatha, was issued a notice to appear for disobeyed stop sign.•10:32 a.m. Officers took a report of children in need of care in the 600 block N. Washington, Wellington.•11:45 a.m. Curtis W. Callaway, 29, Wellington was arrested a and confined on a Sumner County Warrant for burglary and theft.•10:48 a.m. Season J. Amos, 34, Wichita, was arrested, charged and confined with obstruction of law enforcement officer.•6:57 p.m. Officers investigated a domestic battery of a known suspect(s) in the 1200 block N. C, Wellington.•7:30 p.m. Officers investigated criminal threat by a known suspect in the 1200 block N. C, Wellington.•9:35 p.m. Tyanna M. Hughes, 18, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for defective headlight.last_img read more