Award-winning Alba Terrace in Ascot is almost a total sellout

first_imgAlba Terrace in Ascot.“The buyers to date have predominantly been local owner occupiers seeking a sophisticated and stylish lifestyle, close to the CBD, local cafes and restaurants, boutique shopping and renowned local schools,” she said.The building has a hotel-style lobby decorated with pendant lighting and feature wall artwork. The apartments are open by appointment at 9 Lapraik Street in Ascot. Alba Terrace in Ascot.“We have been looking for a long time and Alba Terrace was ideal for us due to the location and the boutique size of the development, it really has a homely feel,” Ms Fisher said. “Considering we work in high end construction industry, the quality of finishes were very important to us when choosing our next home, and we thought that this project was miles ahead of other developments in terms of quality.” More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home3 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor3 hours agoAlba Terrace in Ascot.Ms Fisher said the floorplan suited them, along with the large ensuite bathroom.“It just shows that they really had the owner occupier in mind when designing the apartments,” she said.“We chose a ground level apartment with a courtyard which has direct street access, and this was a big thing for us as we have a dog. The courtyard is spacious, great for entertaining and has a grassy area with a landscaped plant bed.“We never thought we would find something to move straight into that we were happy with and that would suit our lifestyle. This is pretty much exactly what we wanted.” Alba Terrace in Ascot.Developed by Effinity, Alba Terrace has 29 two and three-bedroom apartments starting at $548,000.The project recently won the Master Builders Queensland Brisbane award for “Medium Density up to 3 storeys and over 5 dwellings or multiple Class 1 dwellings”.Colliers International project manager Rachel Hutson said residents had been impressed with the final product and exceptional finishes delivered, some of which include bluestone tiled floors, Miele appliances, ducted air conditioning, free standing bath tubs and high ceilings. Rob and Davina Fisher, with their dog Toro, are loving their courtyard of their newly finished apartment in Alba Terraces, Ascot. Photo by AAP: Mark CallejaFIRST residents have moved into a luxury apartment development in Ascot with only seven residences remaining on the market.Davina and Rob Fisher, with their dog Toro, have recently moved into Alba Terrace, impressed with the quality of finish and spacious courtyard.last_img read more

Ex-soldier, 2 others nabbed for ‘illegal guns,’ ammos

first_imgPolice identified the arrested Marvin Miranda, an army reservist; Mario Fuyal, a retired soldier; and Adolfo Obiacoro, a tricycle driver. CIDG-6 acting chief, Police Lieutenant Colonel Gervacio Balmaceda Jr., said they received an intelligence report that male individuals boarded a roll-on/roll-off vessel at the Batangas port and were bound for Negros Occidental. Balmaceda said the suspects presented several permits and licenses. However, police found that not all of the firearms, gun parts and ammunition have the necessary documents. BACOLOD City – At least three people, including a retired soldier and an army reservist, were arrested for illegal possession of firearms.  The three were placed under the custody of could face charges of illegal possession of firearms and ammunition./PN The Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) Region 6 operatives intercepted the suspects at the Caticlan Jetty Port in the town of Malay in Aklan, Monday night. BY DOMINIQUE GABRIEL BAÑAGA Police recovered several long and short firearms, gun parts and accessories, and numerous types of ammunition of different calibers. Upon their arrival at the Caticlan Jetty port, members of the CIDG-6, Aklan Provincial Police Office, Philippine Coast Guard and Philippine Navy immediately intercepted and arrested the suspects.last_img read more