This unit at 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm, has sold for $3.75m. Picture: realestate.com.au.
This unit at 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm, has sold for $3.75m. Picture: realestate.com.au.

Queensland unit makes $1 million profit in two years

THE sellers of a luxurious, riverfront apartment in New Farm have made a $1 million profit in just two years.

Occupying a massive 411 sqm on an entire floor, unit 9, 170 Bowen Terrace has just sold for $3.75 million to a local downsizer, realestate.com.au reports.

Open-plan living at 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm. Picture: realestate.com.au.
Open-plan living at 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm. Picture: realestate.com.au.

Records show the property last sold for $2.671 million in December, 2015.

The three-bedroom, three-bathroom apartment sits directly beneath the apartment dubbed "Brisbane's best sky home", which sold for a whopping $6.15 million in April this year - one of the most expensive unit sales in the city to date.

 

The master bathroom at 10/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm.
The master bathroom at 10/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm.

The four-bedroom, four-bathroom apartment spanning 670 sqm boasted floor to ceiling views of the Story Bridge even from the master bathroom.

The latest apartment to be resold in the building is also impressive.

 

The kitchen in the unit at 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm. Picture: realestate.com.au.
The kitchen in the unit at 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm. Picture: realestate.com.au.

Features include an outdoor entertaining terrace with built-in Smeg barbecue, bespoke kitchen with butler's pantry, built-in sound system, fully programmable lighting system and private balconies for every bedroom.

But it's the view from 9/170 Bowen Tce that's worth the big bucks.

 

The view from 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm.
The view from 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm.

Imagine watching the fireworks exploding from the Story Bridge and city skyline from your front row seat on the terrace.

Selling agent Jay McVicker of Teneriffe Realty, who marketed the property with Jennifer Lockley, said the buyer was downsizing from a bigger home in the area.

 

Inside 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm. Picture: realestate.com.au.
Inside 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm. Picture: realestate.com.au.

He said the property was appealing because it felt like a house within a small, boutique building and was perfect for entertaining.

The apartment is only a stroll to James Street and Brunswick Street and offers direct lift access to the new Howard Smith Wharves redevelopment.

The view from 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm. Picture: realestate.com.au.
The view from 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm. Picture: realestate.com.au.
One of the bathrooms at 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm. Picture: realestate.com.au.
One of the bathrooms at 9/170 Bowen Tce, New Farm. Picture: realestate.com.au.

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