64 Cartwright St, Windsor. Picture: realestate.com.auMr Webster said once bidding reached $650,000 it came down to two parties who were very keen to secure the home.“It just went at $1000 a bid and just kept on going up,’’ he said.The eventual buyer, Mr Webster said, was a young man who intended to finish the renovations and live in it. 64 Cartwright St, Windsor. Picture: realestate.com.auHe said the owner was moving into an aged car facility, so the family were keen on a good sale price which would ensure costs could be covered.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North2 hours agoNew apartments released at idyllic retirement community Samford Grove Presented by Mr Webster said seven bidders registered for the auction.He believed many were keen because of the large block of land, 1148sq m, and that the former owner had started a renovation and already completed some of the major tasks including raising the house. 64 Cartwright St, Windsor. Picture: realestate.com.auBIDDERS fought it out in $1000 increments to secure this Windsor house, blowing tens of thousands of dollar past its reserve.The home at 64 Cartwright St, ended up selling under the hammer for $693,000 — $43,000 above its reserve price.Marketing agent Steven Webster of Ray White Spring Hill, said it had been in the same family for more than 35 years. 64 Cartwright St, Windsor. Picture: realestate.com.au“He had been through it a few times and had shown interest from day one,’’ he said.“To get yourself a property on 1150sq m of real estate so close to the CBD is pretty rare,’’ Mr Webster said.The three-bedroom home has original VJ walls and timber flooring.
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