Modern homes in Scarborough are in high demand but tough to find

first_img229 Scarborough Road, ScarboroughCONTEMPORARY homes in Scarborough and surrounding suburbs are in high demand, a local real estate agent says.Ray White Redcliffe sales consultant Andrew Campbell said more and more people were seeking modern homes but they were few and far between.“New homes we’re finding hard to come by,” Mr Campbell said.He recently sold a modern two-storey home at 229 Scarborough Rd for $649,000, which had two offers in the week it was on the market.More from newsLand grab sees 12 Sandstone Lakes homesites sell in a week21 Jun 2020Tropical haven walking distance from the surf9 Oct 2019229 Scarborough Road, Scarborough“It was on the market for four months with two other agents before we took it on (but) we had it on the market for less than a week,” Mr Campbell said.“It went to one of the people from our investment database.“(They were) a NSW investor and we’ve already found a tenant for them as well.”It was the top sale for a house in the Redcliffe & Bayside Herald region within the past week.He said its modern style was one of the main selling points as well as its location.“It’s modern, it’s low maintenance and even though it’s on Scarborough Rd, it’s not a particularly busy section,” Mr Campbell said.last_img read more