first_imgOwners Peter and Lisa Le Fanue bought it for $2.15 million 21 years ago.More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa11 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days agoIt was built for property veteran and former councillor Max Christmas in the 1980s by Soheil Abedian, who co-founded development company Sunland Group.Property records show it has been listed on the market several times in the past four years, at one point with a $9.85 million price tag.Ray White Prestige Gold Coast agent Jackson Paradise relisted the residence this month in a renewed push to sell it.He said there was greater urgency to sell this time round because the Le Fanues were moving to Brisbane. MORE NEWS: House prices bounce back after election The marketing agent says there is no other property like it in the area. Max Christmas sold the property to its current owners for $2.15 million 21 years ago. The mega-mansion at 79-81 Commodore Drive, Paradise Waters is back on the market after several failed attempted to sell it.A PARADISE Waters mega-mansion that was once home to Gold Coast property kingpin Max Christmas is back on the market following several failed attempts to sell it.The sprawling riverfront property at 79-81 Commodore Drive is scheduled to go under the hammer on June 20. It was initially built for Gold Coast real estate pioneer Max Christmas. It has five bedrooms and seven bathrooms.“We’ve had a number of inquiries and inspections,” he said.“There’s been a few inquiries from interstate people … looking to move to the area.”Mr Paradise said the impressive property, which occupies a 1767sq m double block, was one-of-a-kind.“This is the only north-facing double block available (in Paradise Waters),” he said.“It’s very rare that you find a north-facing (property) on main river this big.“It does need remodelling but it’s got huge future potential.”The prominent property has five bedrooms and seven bathrooms with a pool, spa and cabana outside.There is also a separate guesthouse, boat house and jetty. MORE NEWS: Thousands of agents flock to the Coast Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:58Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:58 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD576p576p360p360p216p216pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), 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 Rate1xFullscreenWhy location is everything in real estate01:59last_img read more