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Property in Focus


Entry Level Home In Byron Bay

148 Bangalow Road, Byron Bay

Located in a sought after, central position this entry level home is within easy walking or cycling distance to schools, Tallow Beach, Byron Bay CBD and only 30 seconds to the popular Roadhouse Cafe.

The home has a functional floorplan and hardwood timber floors. The 3 bedrooms all have built in robes and are central to the bathroom and separate W/C.

Another great feature of this property is the two separate spaces for dining and living.

There is a private deck leading off the dining area at the back of the home which is ideal for entertaining and overlooks the gardens and secure yard.

The garage is also situated at the back of the property and there is ample off street parking.

This is a genuine opportunity for someone to buy into the Byron Bay property market at an affordable level.

With an established rental income, this property also offers great appeal to investors.

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Open: Saturday, 16 April 10.00 – 10.30am
Details: $665,000 to $725,000

Enquiries: Helen Huntly-Barratt 0412 332 232

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Lifestyle Block With Family Home

9 Callistemon Drive, Federal

This is a wonderful opportunity to secure a fantastic lifestyle block within walking distance to Federal village. The home sits high with a sunny northern, rural aspect and although there are some cosmetic and minor works to be done to complete the home you can take advantage of this and apply your own fishing touches. The property offers loads of potential because of its size (3.9 acres or 1.594Ha) and location and has been previously tenanted.

The block can be enjoyed as a big fun family block as it is mostly cleared and one could be self-sufficient by planting fruit and nut trees, a vegetable garden and run some chickens. You could also have a pony or two and there is room to add a pool, studio or granny flat, (STCA).

There is a massive 336,000 litres of water storage.

Come and see for yourself the opportunity that is now on offer here.

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Open: By Appointment
Details: $780,000 - $850,000 e
Enquiries: Helen Huntly-Barratt 0412 332 232, James Young 0419 856 840

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