This block of units at 32 Moray St, New Farm, has sold for $2.95 million.LJ Hooker New Farm selling agent Claudia Marchand said the property, known as Edgecliffe Court, had attracted investors from Sydney, Melbourne, New Zealand and Japan and five offers.“I had about 200 people calling me about it,” Ms Marchand said. Mortgage stress continues to rise Brisbane’s most in-demand suburbs Housing markets continue to cool More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this homeless than 1 hour agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investorless than 1 hour agoBut in the end, the building sold to a local architect who plans to restore it to its former glory.“They want to turn it into a family home and renovate it completely,” Ms Marchand said.“They’re going to beautify it. It’s going to be a mansion!” This art deco unit block at 32 Moray St, New Farm, has sold.Set on a 713sq m elevated block, the property features six large apartments with views to the Brisbane River and city.Each apartment has two bedrooms, meaning the entire building will become a 12-bedroom home if the new owners get their way, as well as a sunroom, internal laundry, modernised kitchen and bathroom.There are also five lockup garages and a covered car space. GET THE LATEST REAL ESTATE NEWS DIRECT TO YOUR INBOX HERE Inside one of the six apartments at 32 Moray St, New Farm.The property’s art deco features include high ornate ceilings, original timber joinery, faceted bay windows, timber floors and wide overhanging eaves.Ms Marchand said it was “extremely rare” for such a historic unit block in such a prime location to become available for sale.The last block of units had sold at 107 Moray Street for $2.65 million in 2013. This entire block of units at 32 Moray St, New Farm, has sold for $2.95m.AN ENTIRE art deco apartment building in New Farm has sold for $2.95 million to a local architect who plans to transform it into a massive family home.The heritage-listed property at 32 Moray Street was built in 1936 by William Danaher — a bookmaker with the Tattersall’s Club Brisbane.It was sold as a deceased estate after being owned by the same family for 81 years.And while New Farm may have changed in that time, the red-brick building is as grand as ever.
Therefore he has turned his attention to Bacca, the 28-year-old Colombian who scored 28 goals in La Liga last season, and Rondon, a Venezuela international who has 20 goals in 39 matches for Zenit. The club believe both represent better value for money, with reported fees of £20million and £15million respectively. Brazil international Firmino, 23, would also add some quality to a midfield which has lost captain Steven Gerrard to a new career with Los Angeles Galaxy and his agent Roger Wittmann has already confirmed he is destined for the Premier League, telling German newspaper Bild: “All I can say is that he will go to England.” Liverpool have already recruited Ings, Manchester City midfielder James Milner, Charlton defender Joe Gomez and Bolton goalkeeper Adam Bogdan. And on Tuesday Wales Under-21 international goalkeeper Danny Ward signed a new long-term contract with the club. The 22-year-old was promoted to the first-team bench towards the end of last season. The club have a delegation at the tournament in Chile as they look to bolster their summer recruitment and Press Association Sport understands the Hoffenheim midfielder and Sevilla and Zenit St Petersburg strikers are all viable options. Manager Brendan Rodgers is keen to bring in another forward despite the arrival of England Under-21 international Danny Ings from Burnley and the £32.5million release clause of Aston Villa’s Christian Benteke is considered too high. Liverpool are keeping a close eye on the Copa America as they pursue their interest in South American trio Roberto Firmino, Carlos Bacca and Salomon Rondon. Press Association