Gold Coast House For Life opens to public ahead of auction

first_imgStoddart Group, James Hardie, Caesarstone, Beaumont Tiles, Dulux, SMEG and tradelink are among some of the big brands that have generously supported the build. The property doesn’t have a reserve, which means it has to sell on auction day. “It is the definition of the ultimate family home with five designated living spaces forentertaining family and friends,” she said. “The home also boasts a stunning pool which suits the beautiful Hamptons-inspired architecture and interiors.”High-profile real estate agent Damien Cooley, whose sales include those on Channel 9’s The Block, will lead the auction next month.Sports presenter Sam Squiers has also jumped on board as the House for Life ambassadorfollowing the care she received at Mater Mothers’ Hospital after the birth of her baby, Imogen.No reserve will be set for the auction, meaning it has to sell on the day.A family day at The Surrounds Central Park with free entertainment will follow the event. The property will go under the hammer on Sunday, September 8.Mater Foundation fundraising executive director Lesley Ray said the project was a special initiative they appreciated being part of.“We all look forward to the House for Life auction day when we witness a beautiful houseMore from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa10 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag1 day agosold to a family, knowing that every dollar is going to babies who require specialised care atMater’s Neonatal Critical Care Unit,” she said.“We’d sincerely like to thank Plantation Homes for their ongoing support of Mater LittleMiracles and Villawood Properties, which has so kindly donated the land for this year’scampaign.”Interior stylist Liz Amaya said the home celebrated Queensland living. MORE NEWS: Gold Coast home will help save the lives of sick and premature babies MORE NEWS: Playing field between renters and landlords evens out Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:50Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:50 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD540p540p360p360p270p270pAutoA, 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 Rate1xFullscreenTop tips for sellers in Spring00:50 The house will be open to the public each Saturday, between noon and 2pm, and Sunday, between noon and 1pm, until auction day. The home is Hamptons-inspired with four bedrooms and a pool in the backyard. The House For Life at Helensvale’s The Surrounds opens to the public this Saturday.THE door of a charity home that has been built to help save the lives of sick and premature babies will open to the public this weekend.Prospective buyers will be able to inspect the House For Life at Helensvale from Saturday ahead of its auction on September 8.More than 60 volunteers donated their time and resources over eight months to build the four-bedroom Hamptons-style home.It marks the eighth house Plantation Homes has built and auctioned with all proceeds going to the Mater Little Miracles, which supports sick and premature babies at the Mater Mothers’ Hospital.last_img read more

Judge approves ‘Bachelor’ farmer’s plea deal for fatal 2017 wreck

first_imgINDEPENDENCE — A judge on Monday signed off on the plea deal reached late last week for the Iowa farmer and former reality TV show star who was involved in a fatal wreck more than two years ago.Arlington farmer and former “Bachelor” star Chris Soules agreed to a two-year suspended sentence on Friday. Last November, Soules pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of a crash in April of 2017. Soules was driving a pick-up north of Aurora when he rear-ended a tractor driven by 66-year-old Kenneth Mosher of Aurora. The tractor rolled into the ditch. Soules called 911 and performed CPR on Mosher at the scene, but left before law enforcement arrived. Mosher died at a local hospital.In addition to the suspended prison sentence, the judge has ordered Soules to pay a $625 fine.In 2015, Soules appeared on “The Bachelor” and “Dancing with the Stars” as well as “Worst Cooks in America” on The Food Nework.last_img read more