Day: September 18, 2020

Hot Housing Market Spans the Political Spectrum

Homes are selling the fastest in swing counties, a reflection of rising interest in the suburbs as the pandemic drives homebuyers to prioritize space. 

The median home price in blue counties nationwide rose 13.1% from a year earlier to $346,000 during the four weeks ending September 6. Prices rose 11.5% to $259,500 in swing counties, and they were up 10.6% to $209,000 in red counties. 

For this analysis, counties were classified as “blue” if the 2016 Democratic presidential candidate won by more than 10 percentage points, and classified as “red” if the 2016 Republican candidate won by more than 10

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Bronte home of GenesisCare founder Dan Collins and his wife, Cassandra, sells for $16m

No. 14 Mirimar Ave, Bronte.


It passed in on the weekend on a vendor bid of $16.5m, but the amazing Bronte home of cancer specialist GenesisCare founder Dan Collins and his wife, Cassandra has now sold.

PPD Real Estate principal Alexander Phillips couldn’t comment on this afternoon’s sale price for the five-bedroom, four-bathroom home with five-car garage at 14 Mirimar Avenue.

“I can say only that the vendors are very happy with the price, and are looking forward to moving to Los Angeles,” Phillips told the Wentworth Courier exclusively.

Other sources said the final result was $16m.

A PPD

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