Pandemic fallout prompts seller to offer to pay buyer’s stamp duty

first_imgThe vendor of 50 Overlea Street, Nudgee, has offered to pay the stamp duty of whoever buys the home.A homeowner has taken matters into her own hands, offering to pay tens of thousands in stamp duty for the person who buys her home, hoping to drive in offers faster for the property.After just over two months on the market, Jennifer Lonton decided to add a sweetener to her home sale, offering to pay what could end up being just over $24,000 in stamp duty for the person who buys the property.MORE: Designer’s Noosa home nets $10m$2 billion development has beach appealQLD postcodes lead first home loan deposit scheme take-upOpen plan living.Well set up for anyone needing to work from home.“We have decided to offer to pay the purchaser’s stamp duty in an attempt to get things moving,” she said.The home at 50 Overlea Street, Nudgee, has been listed for sale with the owners open to offers over $860,000.“We had the house built in 2008. The people who have inspected it all said that it looks brand new,” Mrs Lonton said. “The photos on the internet show it exactly as it is.”Wheelchair friendly inside and out.The master bedroom and ensuite.The family hopes to downsize into another suburb in Brisbane’s northside after the sale.Agent Margaret Edwards of @realty described the property as an “exceptional family home, designed with a professional couple in mind”.She said it would “enable you to work from home in the spacious, purpose-built and fully-fitted office/study”.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus8 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market8 hours agoThe home has been set up with luxury finishes.The home has a 324sq m internal area and an additional 54sq m external area under the roof.It has five bedrooms, two bathrooms and a double garage on a 766sq m block.“The extra-large garage will accommodate two 4×4 vehicles, plus workshop and hobby areas,” was how it was listed.Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:58Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:58 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD432p432p216p216p180p180pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenHow much do I need to retire?00:58The property was built to be wheelchair friendly throughout including the garage. It also has solar hot water plus a solar power system, with Crimsafe security screen on all windows with glazed doors.“This dwelling is located in a quiet street in an elevated part of Nudgee, surrounded by other quality homes. There is also a lovely park at the end of the street and direct access to the network of Brisbane bikeways.”MORE REAL ESTATE NEWSlast_img read more

There will be no sanitation pickup on Wednesday due to Veteran’s Day

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