If you want exclusive, how about a suburb with just 15 houses?

first_imgAgents Deborah and Fraser Evans of RE/MAX – Results said it was a rare find.“This haven is a hidden gem. Definitely this close Brisbane, only 20 to 25 minutes from the CBD, it is the least amount of homes in a suburb that we know of. It is very small,” he said.“We’re having a lot of comments (from interested parties) about these acreage properties being the best place to be in social isolation. You don’t have to go away on an Easter break when you’re in a suburb like this with pools, tennis courts, walks.” 645-655 Ford Road, Priestdale, is one of two properties for sale in the suburb where there are just 15 homes all up.Only one other property in Priestdale is on the market, also on Ford Road, which agents Zishaan Omar and Shayley Cherry of Ray White Rochedale described as being “one of Brisbane’s best kept secrets”. “You can enjoy the best of acreage living, without compromising the convenience of the places you love,” was how it was listed with wildlife galore including King Parrots, lorikeets, and wallabies. FOLLOW SOPHIE FOSTER ON TWITTER 579 Ford Road, Priestdale, is for sale, one of just 15 houses in the suburb.The Queensland suburb of Priestdale is so exclusive it consists of just 15 properties, and two of them are on the market, including the dream home of one of the city’s young richlisters.Straddling the border between Redland Shire and Logan City in the Greater Brisbane region, Priestdale is a sort of no-mans-land, where only 15 families live surrounded by state forest, national park and conservation areas. Borrowing will get cheaper despite RBA holding on rates Australia among best placed nations for coronavirus bounceback Gold Coast penthouse reno “more tacky than luxe”center_img MORE: What the COVID-19 eviction moratorium means 579 Ford Road, Priestdale, fetched rent of $2000 a week for the past three years.According to Logan City Council, Priestdale was registered as a locality more than 41 years ago. Not much has changed, except the homes that sit hidden among the trees.Steve Scanlan is among its more high-profile homeowners, and it is his property at 579 Ford Road, which he has let for the past three years, that is now on the market. Mr Scanlan was named Brisbane’s young entrepreneur of the year three years ago, and has made millions selling shares in his tech company Recon Solutions and listed labour hire company People Infrastructure.He told The Sunday Mail that his dream was to live out his days on an acreage, especially in an area that flew under most people’s radar. “Priestdale is a beautiful area and one not many people have even heard of,” he said. Steve Scanlan prefers acreage to inner city living.“One side of the street (Ford Road) is Burbank and the other is Priestdale.”“The suburb is largely made up of heritage land that the government owns, made up of bushwalking tracks and horse riding tracks. It’s incredible.”It was there that he sunk his savings into a dream property.“This was my dream home, tennis courts, lake, big pool and entertaining area only 20 minutes from the city on a good day,” he said. “The problem is, because its acreage it isn’t my new wife’s dream home.”“I have been renting it out to a CEO of a large energy company for the past three years for $2000 a week and they left in March and I have tried to convince my wife to move back there, but she won’t let me unfortunately.”More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus9 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market9 hours ago Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:58Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:58 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD432p432p216p216p180p180pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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