The Block Winners Are… But Guess Who Now Owns Their Home?!
The moment is finally here and the winners of the 2017 season of The Block are favorites, Elyse Knowles and Josh Barker, walking away with a prize total of $547,000!
But it’s the owner of their new home, which has us very excited!
Our very own Hughesy has bought the five-bedroom Elsternwick property, which sold for nearly $450,000 over reserve.
Selling for $3.067 million, 46A Regent Street was the standout result, netting the young couple a $550,000 prize packet: $447,000 over their $2.62 million reserve and a $100,000 winner’s prize.
New owner, Dave Hughes said on the final episode of the season “I don’t live too far away so I was able to drive past and think ‘Gee, it’s in a good spot, a good house, a good area’ and now we own it.”
In second place, Melbourne couple Jason and Sarah’s house sold for $3.007 million against a reserve of $2.62 million. Winning $387,000.
Third place went to Ronnie and Georgia winning $161,000 over reserve, with Sticks and Wombat taking out fourth place taking home $130,000 and finally Hannah and Clint in fifth place pocketing $95,000 after their house sold for $2.615 million.