More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North4 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa1 day ago1401/60 Marine Pde, Coolangatta.“They wanted to move to a maintenance-free lifestyle without sacrifice on space,” she said.“They saw Sanbano as a perfect place as it is a boutique building with 28 apartments and full floor apartments are as big as a house. 1401/60 Marine Pde, Coolangatta sold for $2.475 million.A GOLD Coast couple paid $2.475 million for a Coolangatta apartment — the highest price for a property on the Gold Coast this week. The three-bedroom stunner is on the 14th floor of the Sanbano building at 1401/60 Marine Pde. McGrath Projects agent Lucy Nagatani handled the sale and said the couple was downsizing from their nearby waterfront house. 1401/60 Marine Pde, Coolangatta.“They were also in love with the stunning ocean, Tweed River and Hinterland views.“They could even see whales from the balcony during one of their inspections.”The home has floor to ceiling windows that offer 360-degree views.
A 79-year-old resident of the Palms on Brickdam, Georgetown, who is an ex-prison officer and the holder of a licensed firearm, is now in Police custody after he threatened to kill a male nurse at the facility.Reports are that at about 20:15h on Friday, the elderly man and the nurse had a misunderstanding and the nurse walked away. However, dissatisfied with the altercation, the 73-year-old went for his handgun and cornered the nurse in the stairway. According to the Police, the nurse managed to disarm the angry man before he called the Police, who arrived and took possession of the firearm. The 79-year-old was arrested, and an investigation is ongoing.