Fixer-upper lures renovators to Deception Bay

first_imgThe home at 9 Sandra Ct, Deception Bay.A THREE-bedroom home in need of work has sold under the hammer in Deception Bay for the bargain price of $265,000. Professionals Caboolture marketing agent, John Dunne, said 9 Sandra Ct, a family home with a pool, was a mortgagee repossession.The brick house had been stripped of doors and floor coverings and was in need of some paint and renovations. The 784 sqm property was fully fenced and had an in-ground swimming pool, solar hot-water, split-system airconditioning and security screens. More from newsLand grab sees 12 Sandstone Lakes homesites sell in a week21 Jun 2020Tropical haven walking distance from the surf9 Oct 2019The home at 9 Sandra Ct, Deception Bay.Mr Dunne said the auction of 9 Sandra Ct attracted nine registered bidders and a crowd of about 40 onlookers. He said five bidders spoke up at the auction and it was an investor who bought the property. “We had interest across the board from investors and owner-occupiers,” he said. “They were all interested in doing some work on the house. “They saw the house was in a good area and it had a pool. It was a property they could do something with.” According to CoreLogic, the median house price in Deception Bay is $345,000.last_img read more

Strong, Ernestine Named Baseball Players of the Week

first_imgHonorable Mention: Leonel Perez, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi; Cody Davenport, Central Arkansas; Kade Granier, Southeastern Louisiana. Southland weekly award winners are nominated and voted upon by each school’s sports information director. Voting for one’s own athletes is not permitted. To earn honorable mention, a student-athlete must appear on 25 percent of ballots. Pitcher of the Week: Alex Ernestine, Nicholls – Sr. – LHP – Coconut Creek, Fla.Ernestine threw his first career complete-game shutout, blanking McNeese on Friday night in a 1-0 win. He allowed just four hits and struck out two in the performance. He was in cruise control down the stretch from the fifth to eighth, retiring the side until the ninth. The Cowboys had just three opportunities with a runner in scoring position. FRISCO, Texas – Central Arkansas junior Hunter Strong and Nicholls senior Alex Ernestine are the Southland Conference Baseball Players of the Week, the league announced Monday. Southland Players of the Week are presented by UniversalCoin.com. Honorable Mention: Jarrod Huber, Stephen F. Austin; Blake Chisolm, Sam Houston State; Nick Anderson, Texas A&M-Corpus Christicenter_img Hitter of the Week: Hunter Strong, Central Arkansas – Jr. – OF – Sheridan, Ark.Strong hit .474 and slugged .789 on the week while going 4-for-5 and 3-for-6 in consecutive games versus New Orleans. He was 8-for-15 with three doubles and a home run in the sweep of the Privateers and had one of UCA’s four hits against Oklahoma State. Nicholls (8-15, 4-5) hosts Mississippi State tomorrow at 6 p.m. before heading west to take on Arizona in a three-game series starting Thursday at 7 p.m. Central Arkansas (15-9, 7-2 SLC) is tied for second in the conference standings and is coming off a sweep of New Orleans. The Bears host Wichita State tomorrow at 1 p.m. CT before welcoming Northwestern State for a three-game series beginning Thursday at 4 p.m.last_img read more