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margotaes childhood home snapped up by early buyer

Written by The ReReport

Sarie Kessler and daughter Margot Robbie attend the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards in March in Santa Monica, California. Picture: Rich Fury/Getty Images

ACADEMY Award nominee Margot Robbie’s mum’s home on the Gold Coast will not go to auction this Saturday as planned after the property was put under contract.

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While a Ray White spokesperson confirmed the Southport home owned by her mother Sarie Kessler was under contract, they could not disclose the price until the sale went unconditional.


According to CoreLogic data, Ms Kessler purchased the property in 2007 for $488,500 for the four-bedroom home. In 2014, Robbie paid off her mother’s entire mortgage as a gift for her 60th birthday.

Holl­ywood superstar Margot Robbie’s mother Sarie Kessler’S Gold Coast house has gone under contract.

Robbie has made regular visits to the Southport family home in between film projects.
The film star has previously described her mother as “the sweetest person on Earth” and even took her to the 80th Annual Academy Awards.
At the time Ms Kessler described the birthday as the “best one ever”.
“It was an amazing thing (that Margot did) but I don’t want to say anything more about it,” she said at the time.
“However, I was really disappointed it ended up on social media as it was a personal present.”

The social media post from 2014. Image from Instagram lockie_robbie

The home boasts hinterland and Surfers skyline views and a pool.
“This renovated family home is perfectly positioned in a quiet cul-de-sac and offers open plan kitchen, dining and living rooms all flowing out onto a sheltered alfresco area, surrounded by lush tropical gardens,” the listing had stated.

Margot RobbieThe home was to go to auction on Saturday and is where Margot Robbie, inset, grew up.

CoreLogic revealed Mina Place as a tightly held street, with the last sale being 9 Mina Place in 2012 for $490,000.
Prior to that there were two sales in 2007, including Ms Kessler’s and 8 Mina Place for $600,000.

Inside the home.

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