Olympic swimmer Sam Riley sells Gold Coast home

first_imgIt was taken to auction twice by two different agencies before Katrina Walsh of Harcourts Coastal managed to find a buyer.“The buyer came through week one of the campaign I had,” Ms Walsh said.“They wanted to sell their property before committing to buying another property.“They looked at property across the Coast but kept coming back to this property as it has a very homely feel to it.More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa14 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days ago“They actually inspected it four times.” Swimming star Sam Riley has sold her Burleigh Waters property.SWIMMING superstar Sam Riley has finally sold her Gold Coast house after 10 months on the market.The Burleigh Waters property, which changed hands for $1.85 million, first hit the market in January. Swimmer Samantha Riley ahead of the baton relay announcement for the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. Picture: Nigel Hallett Swimming superstar Sam Riley has sold her Burleigh Waters property. Entertain in style. Relax by the fireplace. The dining room. Secret mansion sells for $5 million The outdoor entertaining area. From the air. Ms Walsh said Ms Riley was happy with the sale price in the current market.CoreLogic property records show Ms Riley and husband Tim Fydler, who have three sons, bought their 1370sq m Burleigh Waters property for $1.25 million in 2006.Over the years the family made “lifestyle” changes, adding in a gym, crisp white designer kitchen, a butlers pantry, solar panels, a barbecue area and revamped every bathroom bar one. MORE NEWS: Big price to pay for beachfront locale From the water. A feature fireplace and tropical fish tank offer bonus design points, while polished timber floors and tiles make for easy care living.The residence overlooks 67m of sandy water frontage, and there’s a sport practice area.The huge waterfront alfresco terrace wraps around the home and features an outdoor kitchen and pizza oven, and encompasses a pool befitting a swimming champion.Ms Riley and her husband Tim Fydler last year spent $2.875 million on a waterfront property at Palm Beach.Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:58Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:58 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD576p576p360p360p216p216pAutoA, 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 Rate1xFullscreenWhy location is everything in real estate01:59last_img read more