RAY White Runaway Bay Group auction event attracts a crowd


first_imgThis is Ray White Runaway Bay Group’s Summer Auction Blitz held at Sheraton Mirage. Auctioneer is Nigel Long. Picture: Richard GoslingAmong the sales under the hammer was a four-bedroom home at 43 Poinsettia Ave, Hollywell that sold for $580,000.A palatial mansion on the Sovereign Islands also sold for $2.2 million moments before it was set to go under the hammer.The five-bedroom five-bathroom home at 26 Knightsbridge Pde West was bought by a Gold Coast couple who plan to live in the property. Auctioneer is Nigel Long in action. Picture: Richard GoslingRAY White Runaway Bay Group achieved $5 million in sales at their Summer Auction Blitz.Hosted at Main Beach’s Sheraton Mirage, the group took a list of 14 properties to auction.Four properties sold prior to the event while two sold under the hammer.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North12 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa1 day agoPrincipal Ali Mian said there was a good crowd with plenty of interest in the properties that didn’t sell under the hammer..“We are negotiating on five others at the moment that are close to selling that will hopefully round out the event,” he said.last_img read more

LIAT announces recovery plan for Dominica


first_img Tweet 4302 Views   10 comments Sharing is caring! Share Sharecenter_img BusinessLifestyleLocalNewsRegionalTravel LIAT announces recovery plan for Dominica by: Caribbean News Service – August 29, 2015 ST JOHN’S, Antigua – LIAT has announced changes to its schedule as it seeks to help the people of Dominica with their recovery plan following the passage of Tropical Storm Erika which has resulted in the closure of the Douglas-Charles Airport and the cancellation of several flights over the last three days.In a statement late Friday LIAT said it will be operating an additional 29 services into Guadeloupe over the next week to facilitate movement into and out of Dominica.Effective immediately, customers holding a LIAT ticket to or from Dominica will be allowed to change their flight to or from Guadeloupe, Martinique or St Lucia at no charge.The airline said it is the responsibility of customers taking this option to ensure they meet the appropriate requirements to enter Guadeloupe, Martinique or St Lucia. Customers will also be responsible for any associated costs for the ferry service to or from Dominica. Sharelast_img read more