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Money What $1million buys you around Australia – from a SEVEN-bedroom, manor near the river to a beach mansion to an abandoned house in Sydney with no roof, graffitied walls and overgrown with weeds

11:56  12 june  2018
11:56  12 june  2018 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

Inside the world’s most expensive house: Lavish mansion on the French Riviera that belonged to Belgian King Leopold II and the man who created Grand Marnier cognac is put up for sale for $410MILLION

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What $ 1 million buys you around Australia – from a SEVEN - bedroom , manor near the river to a beach mansion to an abandoned house in Sydney with no roof , graffitied walls and For less than a $ 1 million , buyer put winning bid on four-bedroom house near Adelaide's Glenelg South beach .

manor near the river to a beach mansion to an abandoned house in Sydney with no roof , graffitied walls and overgrown with weeds . By Leith van Onselen The backlash. Fitch: Australian house prices to keep falling . Australian auction clearance rates rebound after falling to a near

a close up of a tree: A house with collapsing walls covered in graffiti and weeds has sold for more than the price of stately mansions near the water© Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited A house with collapsing walls covered in graffiti and weeds has sold for more than the price of stately mansions near the water A graffiti-covered house with collapsing walls, a missing roof and overgrown with weeds has sold for more than the price of stately mansions near the water.

The three-bedroom home at Enmore in Sydney's trendy inner-west sold at auction on Saturday for $1.255 million, which was even steeper than the city's median house price of $1.15 million.

The abandoned abode on Juliett Street was so run down selling agent McGath had dubbed it 'Angkor Wat' and admitted it was 'utterly derelict, falling down and exposed to the elements'.

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Floating Forest, Sydney , Australia . The SS Ayrfield has gone from military ship to a beautiful forest on the water. Although the castle has long been vacant, it was bought several years ago with the intention of being converted into an opera house and luxury hotel, but those plans never came through.

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Despite its compact jungle setting resembling Buddhist temples in Cambodia, the small, 228 square metre house on 'Enmore's best street' still commanded a higher price from a cashed-up buyer than large, mansions near the water in Perth, Hobart and Adelaide.

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Click through to see how much house $ 1 million can buy near the best beaches in the world. Housing prices in this area are likely to increase further due to a short supply of homes — the third-worst Bondi Beach is a landmark in Sydney that is reviewed well on TripAdvisor for its cleanliness

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In Australia's real estate market, being within a walking distance to 'cool cafes' in Sydney's gentrified Marrickville area is a privilege even more elite than being near the beach in an affluent suburb of Perth.

For $55,000 less than a rundown house in Enmore, a buyer in Western Australia snapped up at auction a five-bedroom, three-bathroom house at Iluka for $1.2 million.

In another Perth suburb, a six-bedroom, three-bathroom house at Dianella sold for $1.125million, which less than Sydney's median house price.

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For a similar amount of money in Hobart, a seven-bedroom, six-bathroom manor house in the wealthy suburb of Sandy Bay, a short stroll to the Derwent River and the Wrest Point Casino, sold for $1.1million.

A smaller, four-bedroom house two kilometres away in the same area sold for $1.005 million last week.

This is also in a city which is defying the slowdown in Australia's property market, with prices in Hobart climbing by 3.7 per cent in the three months to the end of May.

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In Adelaide, it is possible to live in a big house near the beach for less than $1million with a four-bedroom, two-bathroom house at Glenelg South selling for $980,000.

a house with a lawn in front of a building: For a similar amount of money in Hobart, a seven-bedroom, six-bathroom manor house in the wealthy suburb of Sandy Bay, a very short stroll to the Derwent River, sold for $1.1million© Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited For a similar amount of money in Hobart, a seven-bedroom, six-bathroom manor house in the wealthy suburb of Sandy Bay, a very short stroll to the Derwent River, sold for $1.1million A smaller, four-bedroom house a kilometre away in the same suburb of Sandy Bay in Hobart sold for $1.005 million last week© Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited A smaller, four-bedroom house a kilometre away in the same suburb of Sandy Bay in Hobart sold for $1.005 million last week

While auction clearance rates across Australia's capital cities have slowed down to a six-year low of 55.3 percent, affluent areas of Sydney are continuing to hold up with the city's inner-west, which includes Enmore, delivering a 71.4 percent clearance rate.

Core Logic real estate analyst Cameron Kusher said the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority's crackdown on investor loans was having more of an effect on smaller, inner-city terraces than larger mansions.

'They tend not to buy obviously big houses,' he told Daily Mail Australia today.

'They buy a lot of inner-city cottages and that kind of thing.'

a view of a city: This is also in a city which is defying the slowdown in Australia's property market, with prices in Hobart climbing by 3.7 per cent in the three months to the end of May (Gregory Street in Sandy Bay pictured)© Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited This is also in a city which is defying the slowdown in Australia's property market, with prices in Hobart climbing by 3.7 per cent in the three months to the end of May (Gregory Street in Sandy Bay pictured) a house that has a sign on the side of a building: In Adelaide, it is possible to live in a big house near the beach for less than $1million with a four-bedroom, two-bathroom house at Glenelg South selling for $980,000© Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited In Adelaide, it is possible to live in a big house near the beach for less than $1million with a four-bedroom, two-bathroom house at Glenelg South selling for $980,000 While the $1.255 million selling price for the derelict house at Enmore in Sydney's inner-west was steep, it was still less than the original $1.3million asking price from the previous owner.

'It's the highest price which is falling fastest in both Sydney and Melbourne at the moment,' Mr Kusher said.

The Sydney suburbs where house prices are set to plunge .
New figures have revealed the Sydney regions, including those pictured, where house prices have already fallen by as much as 13.6%.Sydney’s house prices are predicted to fall on average by as much as 10 percent by the end of 2019 as banks clamp down on who they lend money to, according to new figures released by ANZ Research.

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