Entries by Lesley Bloor

World Beatles Day – June 25

World Beatles Day – June 25, the international community comes together to celebrate World Beatles Day. This holiday pays tribute to the Beatles and the impact they had on both music history and popular culture in general. Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Ringo Starr, and George Harrison exploded into popularity in 1962, and went on to…Read More→

Quick sell-out prompts new land release

Sanctuary Cove aerial Sanctuary Cove has fast-tracked stage three of its Sanctuary Point land release, after stage two sold out within seven months. Stage two has become the $2 billion estate’s fastest selling land release since Sanctuary Hills more than three years ago, achieving $18m in sales. Just five lots remain available for purchase in…Read More→

Market Update: It’s Time To Shine

PRICES ARE UP, THE ECONOMY IS STRONG, SO WHAT COULD POSSIBLY HOLD THE GOLD COAST PROPERTY MARKET BACK IN 2018? Gold Coast homes posted some of their best gains in a decade over 2017, and according to one senior analyst the city has the fundamentals to continue growing for a little while yet. Figures from…Read More→

ANZAC Story (how it all happened)

In 1914, the cabled reports from Europe gave an Increasingly desperate forecast – Europe was teetering towards war in a conflict between an increasingly stronger and powerful German empire and the rival British, French and Russian alliance. As Britain returned to work after the August Bank Holiday Monday, war was declared on Germany and the…Read More→