A special Scarborough apartment with views has fetched a hot price

first_img6/43 North Quay, Scarborough“Even though (the units) are more than 15 years old, they were built with quality in mind,” Mr Smart said.The median sale price for a unit in Scarborough was $485,000 to the year ended October 2017, according to the latest CoreLogic market trends data.A couple from Papua New Guinea bought this property after more than six weeks on the market following a slow period.“December was a little bit slower than we had expected it to be,” Mr Smart said.However, he said it was starting to ramp back up following the Christmas period. 6/43 North Quay, ScarboroughAN apartment overlooking the marina has sold for $625,000 at Scarborough.Professionals Woody Point salesman Paul Smart said it was rare to sell units in the area for such a high price but this particular one was a standout.“Once you get above $600,000, there are less buyers in that category,” Mr Smart said.“What really sold this was its uniqueness – it’s very different.”More from newsLand grab sees 12 Sandstone Lakes homesites sell in a week21 Jun 2020Tropical haven walking distance from the surf9 Oct 2019The three-bedroom unit is in a complex of 12 and has access to a private rooftop terrace with views over Deception Bay and the marina.last_img