The apartment at 68/54 Vernon Tce, Teneriffe, sold under the hammer.IT MAY have been tempting to skip the auctions in lieu of the beach with yesterday’s balmy temperatures, but dedicated bidders still rocked up to battle for their dream properties.About 20 people watched on yesterday as two bidders fought it out for one of Teneriffe’s historic and highly sought after Winchcombe Carson Woolstores apartments. In the western suburbs, 42 Rockbourne Tce, Paddington, sold for $1.055m.Place Estate Agents New Farm lead agent Alex Rutherford also said a two-level, three bedroom home at 42 Rockbourne Tce, Paddington, went under contract for $1,055,000.Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 6:36Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -6:36 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD432p432p270p270p180p180pAutoA, 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 Rate1xFullscreenJuly 20: Liz Tilley talks dream homes06:36 The house at 10 Bigi St, Chermside, sold for $547,500.Further north, Harcourts Chermside principal Nick Thornton said a four-bedroom house at 10 Bigi St, Chermside West sold for $547,500. Inside the home at 75 Longlands St, East Brisbane.Four of the five registered bidders took part in the action before the auction was paused at $780,000 before consultation was undertaken with the vendors.The residence was put on the market at $780,000 and two of the bidders continued to fight it out until reaching the final sale price of $845,000.The other property was a block of flats on 810sq m at 40 Barker St, which sold to investors for $1,135,000. The historic residence has exposed brick walls.Belle Property New Farm personal assistant to Richard Barlow, Jordan Lam, said many of the spectators were other owners from within the building and that bidding started at $680,000.“Between the first and final bid, it started rising at $20,000 increments and then went down to $5,000 increments,” Mr Lam said.“(Bidding) was very strategic, everyone was being very smart about it.” The home at 75 Longlands St sold at a fast paced auction.In East Brisbane two properties sold in unrelated, according to Ray White East Brisbane’s Madi Roche.Bidding for a four-bedroom cottage at 75 Longlands St started at $600,000. The living space at 68/54 Vernon Tce, Teneriffe, is open-plan.More from newsNew apartments released at idyllic retirement community Samford Grove Presented by Parks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus17 hours agoNegotiations saw the property at 68/54 Vernon Tce sell under the hammer for $787,500 to a buyers agent on behalf of a young couple from Adelaide.