Gina Rinehart flicks two apartments in one day

first_imgAustralia’s richest woman Gina Rinehart was in Queensland this week for the Commonwealth Games. Picture: NIGEL HALLETTAUSTRALIA’S richest woman Gina Rinehart has offloaded two luxury apartments in one day – in the same building – and one was a fully loaded penthouse.Ms Rinehart – whose property portfolio spans the country including seven residential titles in Brisbane alone – made $3.7m in one day off the sale of the two whole-floor apartments, one of which was a penthouse and the other one four storeys below it.The richlister actually owned three whole floor waterfront apartments in the building but decided to keep one up her sleeve for the future. The penthouse has direct access to the private rooftop entertainment deck. More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus19 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market19 hours agoTake the spiral stairs to the rooftop pool or take the lift. The private pool on the roof is great. Stunning water views off one of the many properties owned by the billionaire.She sold the “superb” penthouse for $2.3m, which is an amazing price considering it includes the top two floors of the building, with the 282sq m rooftop deck kitted out resort-style.The luxury apartments, which overlook the Swan river in her hometown Perth, were sold via an expressions of interest campaign. They sit in a prestigious parkland area close to the University of Western Australia. The second whole floor apartment that sold also has great water views. And there’s also a jacuzzi on the large deck of the second apartment.Ms Rinehart has gone quiet of late on the residential property acquisition front, but the privacy-conscious billionaire has never shied away from buying out the neighbours when necessary.Five of the titles she owns through an investment vehicle in Brisbane actually involve just two homes that she’s spent almost $23m securing in East Brisbane and Hawthorne.FOLLOW SOPHIE FOSTER ON FACEBOOKFREE: GET THE COURIER-MAIL’S REAL ESTATE NEWS DIRECT TO INBOXVideo Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:35Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:35 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD540p540p360p360p270p270pAutoA, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenGina Rinehart’s property portfolio00:35last_img read more