Would you like the beach as your backyard?

first_img21 Beech Lane, Casuarina.The Fordhams said one of their favourite features is the property’s proximity to the new town village — a supermarket, shopping and quality restaurants are just a short stroll or drive away. “We are selling the property to move to Surfers Paradise for work,” Mr Fordham said.The property, which was listed at the end of last year, was one of nine properties to hit the market on Beech Lane in 2017 — half have sold for over $1 million. The area itself is trending upwards — since mid last year, Casuarina has recorded steady median house price growth to its current price of $925,000, and recorded an increase of 33.7 per cent over a five-year period. Market data has indicated established couples and families are the most common buyers seeking Casuarina’s relaxed coastal lifestyle. The residence is just metres from the beach.“The best part about the home is the beauty of living inside, and feeling like you’re living outside,” said vendor Warwick Fordham.Mr Fordham and his wife have owned the property for a decade, and meticulously maintained its appearance.“We had it architecturally designed, we recently repainted it,” said Mr Fordham. The master suite has a spa ensuite.The house showcases high ceilings, and features include a roomy galley kitchen, separate media lounge room and spacious living and dining area which flow through to the deck. There is plenty of room for the new occupiers.The main residence offers three bedrooms, including the master suite which opens to its own balcony, and has a spa ensuite. There’s also a self-contained studio unit, suitable for separate guest accommodation or dual living. The deck overlooks coastal bush and features a pond and water fountain.Other work in progress includes ducting for airconditioning in place — it only requires motors — and there is room for a pool with a quote available.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach Northless than 1 hour ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa20 hours ago“If the new owners want to put a pool in, we recently looked at that,” said Mr Fordham.“I also installed a sprinkler system so the gardens are low-maintenance.”Outside, an expansive under-roof deck overlooks the coastal bush and shrubbery leading straight through to the beach, and a pond and water fountain add to the serenity of the ocean’s waves in the background. 21 Beech Lane, Casuarina is on the market for $1.65 — $1.7 millionNAUTICAL accents, open plan living, bamboo flooring and beech wood cabinetry feature throughout the interior of this beachfront abode.The design of the two-storey house reflect its surrounds, positioned just steps from tranquil Casuarina Beach. Large windows allow plenty of natural light to filter through. Open plan living.last_img read more

Alan Toussaint and Harian Henry are the winners of LIME’s Old Phone Contest

first_img Tweet Sharing is caring! Share Share LocalNews Alan Toussaint and Harian Henry are the winners of LIME’s Old Phone Contest by: – June 24, 2011center_img Share 83 Views   no discussions Old phones on display during media presentation in LIME Mobile shop this afternoon.On May 17th, 2011 LIME Dominica launched an Old Phone Contest in observance of World Telecoms day.This afternoon at a media  presentation held at Lime’s Mobile Shop in Roseau the Corporate Communications Manager Ms. Ferdinia Frampton announced the winners of this contest.Initially LIME anticipated that there would be one winner for this contest however to their astonishment there were two individuals who possessed an antique which were both manufactured in the same year and therefore the company selected them both to be winners.Mr. Alan Toussaint receiving his prize from LIME’s Head of Marketing Ms. Lorraine MitchellMr. Alan Toussaint and Mr. Harian Henry were proud reciepients of a blackberry handset each which includes a sim card.Allan Toussaint explained that he obtained the antique telephone some years ago during the clearing out of a station and so he is thrilled to have won this competition as a result.Meantime, Harian Henry who is an antiques collector was unaware of the competition only found out when a guest to his house saw the telephone and told him about it. He entered the competition and is also excited to have won the competition as well.The phones were manufactured in the year 1950.Dominica Vibes Newslast_img read more

$250 Sunoco bonuses highlight features at three Nebraska venues this week

first_imgIMCA will announce mid-week before the dates bonuses are to be awarded at each track. VINTON, Iowa – The paydays get even better this week for a trio of IMCA Sunoco Late Model feature winners.  Friday night the bonus moves to Boone County Raceway in Albion. The final bonus of the weekend will be presented Saturday night at Off Road Speedway in Norfolk. Sunoco bonuses are being presented at IMCA Late Model sanctioned weekly tracks this year. Drivers are eligible for only one bonus during the 2020 racing season. If the feature winner is a previous Sunoco winner, the bonus moves to the next eligible position. center_img 2020 winners have been Jeff Aikey at Independence Motor Speedway, Matt Ryan at 34 Raceway, Joel Callahan at Dubuque Fairgrounds Speedway, Eric Pollard at 300 Raceway, Justin Kay at Davenport Speedway and Dalton Simonsen at Marshalltown. It begins Thursday evening at U.S. 30 Speedway in Columbus as the IMCA Late Model winner pockets an extra $250 courtesy of Sunoco Race Fuels.last_img read more

Lane lands career first IMCA Modified win at DCRP

first_imgBy Lonnie Wheatley DODGE CITY, Kan. (May 3) – Joel Lane scored his first career IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modified feature win Saturday at Dodge City Raceway Park.Lane took advantage of his pole starting position, outdueling Kevin Gray for the point in the early rounds and then holding off a late charge from Mike Petersilie over the closing rounds to secure the victory.Petersilie had battled through a pack of contenders before taking over second on the 14th round. He closed in on Lane and was nearly within striking distance as the white flag flew but Lane held strong on the final round for the victory.In IMCA SportMod action, Michael Shenberger made it two wins in as many DCRP visits this season by racing into the lead on the 10th round en route to victory lane in the 20-lapper. Shenberger reeled in Austin Walker and pounced on a lead he would never relinquish, ultimately taking the checkered flag ahead of defending track champion Jeff Kaup, who raced from 11th.Clay Money transferred from “B” action for the 27-car main event and then charged from 14th to finish third. Winner of the MARS vs. NCRA Late Model Border War was Ryan Gustin. Dan Rogers ruled the Thunder Car feature.last_img read more

LRES Announces New SVP Executive Advisor

first_img in Headlines, News, Uncategorized LRES Movers & Shakers 2014-03-04 Colin Robins LRES, a national provider of residential and commercial valuations and asset management for the mortgage, banking, credit union, and real estate industries, named Richard Cimino as SVP and executive advisor.Cimino will be responsible for enhancing business development and leading several key strategic initiatives.”Richard’s knowledge of the industry and management expertise will certainly prove beneficial as our company continues to grow,” said Roger Beane, LRES founder and CEO. “His business acumen and leadership experience will bring great value to the way LRES serves its valued customers.”Cimino has almost 40-years of experience in the consumer finance, real estate, and mortgage banking industries. Before working at LRES, he held senior management positions for I-Serve, Greenlight Financial, New Century Mortgage, and Ford Consumer Finance. LRES Announces New SVP, Executive Advisorcenter_img Share March 4, 2014 414 Views last_img read more