Both apartments offered today at City Sales’ first auction for the year were sold under the hammer.
The unit in the Columbia on Whitaker Place is student accommodation and under the same management as the nearby Empire & Princeton Apartments.
The Quay Park townhouse (development pictured) is on leasehold land off The Strand in lower Parnell.
Columbia, 15 Whitaker Place, unit 19H:
Features: 42m², 3 bedrooms, student accommodation
Outgoings: rates $1214/year including gst; body corp levy $6018/year
Outcome: sold for $200,000 + gst
Agent: Michael Jackson
17 Dovedale Place:
Features: on Ngati Whatua o Orakei leasehold, 101m², 3-bedroom split-level townhouse, 2 bathrooms, parking space; unit has a new code compliance certificate
Outgoings: rates $1799/year including gst; body corp levy $9152/year including $7085/year ground rent – next 7-yearly review due this August
Outcome: sold for $350,000
Agent: Maryanne Wong