ISLAND NEAR CANBERRA UP FOR UNBELIEVABLE SALE PRICE

Less than the average Canberra home

ISLAND NEAR CANBERRA UP FOR UNBELIEVABLE SALE PRICE

By Renee Bogatko, Image Credit – realestate.com.au

If you’ve ever thought of owning your own island but thought it was just a pipe dream – think again!

Wade Island, a private 91-hectare island in Wee Jasper, went on the market in March.

Despite attracting a lot of interest, it failed to sell at auction last week.

 “We thought we’re going to get a better result if we invite a wider range of people into this so we thought we’d advertise a price range,” Nic Salter-Harding from LJ Hooker in Dickson said.

“What we’ve got is a range of $600,000 to $650,000. If you’re somewhere in that range you can own this place!”

Yes – you read that right. That’s less than the average Canberra home!

“The zoning for it allows for a range of uses which is quite exciting and we’ve had a lot of really varied and interesting inquiries as far as what people want to do with it,” Mr Salter-Harding said.

“It’s not often you get something along these lines, to my knowledge, this is pretty much it if you want something like this in the region.”

Ned & Josh spoke about Wade Island on the HIT104.7 Breakfast Show this morning – and Josh came up with a wacky idea on what he’d do with it!

What would you do with your own private island? Have your say at our Facebook page!

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