819 o’clock: Jimmy is right – he and Tam now pretty much have a choice of the Greater Brisbane market, the median house price is below 600000 USD

816am: Buyer Emese Fajk fell in love with the house that saw the show, and also bonded with Jimmy and Tam and their building process, only emotional liaison agents and vendors can dream of

815 am: SOLD! $ 4,256m, with 966$ 000 over the reserve – Jimmy and Tam have the highest price over the reserve in block history That’s a life-changing amount of money

812 am: The spirited bidding of Jimmy and Tam’s emotionally connected buyer and Danny Wallis keeps Jimmy and Tam appalled

821 a.m .: And let’s go Jimmy and Tam’s reserve is $ 329m Your auctioneer is Scott Kennedy Green of McGrath

820: 00 PM: An emotionally connected buyer who arrived for an inspection the day before – maybe everything you need, Jimmy and Tam

818 am: Jimmy and Tam were certainly very solid this year Will buyers love their seat as much as the judges?

813 am: Phew! What a good start for the 2020 auctions – and to believe we didn’t know if they would even take place this year a few months ago

754 PM: It’s like a tennis game where bids are swapped in increments of $ 5,000 and now a bid of $ 1,000

753 PM: Very strong early bidding, with buyers’ attorney Nicole Jacobs looking very determined. And there’s Zoom’s first bid too, and Danny Wallace’s first off-center offer

752 PM: OK, so an opening bid of $ 3 yards from Frank Valentic, followed by $ 3 yards from Danny Wallis

749 a.m .: It’s a double challenge for the auctioneers this year Not only do you have to keep an eye on the quantity, but you also need to keep an eye on the TV screen for any bidding made via Zoom Talk about needing a few eyes in the back of your mind p>

747 PM: It is extremely strange to see a block auction with so few people physically present

747 clock: And we are on our way. The auctioneer for Luke and Jasmin is Halli Moore from Buxton. The reserve is $ 3 35m

744 a.m .: Ah, the assembly It’s always fun to remember lowlights – for example not knowing what the style of the 1910s was – and highlights like Shaynna’s early outfits

740 a.m.: Nobody wants to go last, says George, but Dea and Darren won Triple Threat from the last one in 2015

737 a.m .: Responsible Drinking Warning: Please, no one has a drinking game where you take a sip every time you cry after tonight

736 am: There is also always the hope that a buyer who misses out on one of the earlier properties will also be interested in one of the other properties. And that has happened in the past few seasons

735 am: Past winners have won from any position in the order it really depends on the mix of buyers on the day

730am: Jimmy and Tam are really between a rock and a tough place: no one is ever happy with their reserves, and very few are happy with their auction position too.Although they want to make everyone happy, this will be difficult to do

729 p.m .: So what are Jimmy and Tam going to do? Shelley advises putting Luke and Jasmine first because of their strong emotional connection with potential buyers

728 o’clock: The participants are by no means enthusiastic about such high reserves Jasmin is surprised at the 60000 dollar difference between her and Jimmy and Tam – because her house is about 50 square meters smaller

727 PM: The reserves: $ 3 29m for Jimmy and Tam, $ 335m for Harry and Tash, Luke and Jasmin and Sarah and George, and $ 3 34m for Daniel and Jade

725 a.m.: The auction market in Melbourne has been particularly hard hit, but Alice is right Buyer demand currently far exceeds supply

723 PM: At $ 3.2m, these prices are among the highest ever for block real estate It’s going to be difficult

720 o’clock: “Superpowers are not the best,” says Tam Ja accepted. My superpower cheeky comments with wine can often be a problem

718: 00 clock: If Mr Cam doesn’t win a Logie as best actor for this segment inspired by Back to the Future, something is definitely wrong

712 am: The superpower that I see as particularly stressful for the Queenslanders. Taking everyone’s risk on your shoulders would be quite a burden

721:00 PM: I know Jimmy and Tam have the 1950s vibe, but personally I still don’t know about that pink door! But as they say in the classics, you do

719 o’clock: “We made our dream home,” says Luke. It’s a beautiful home – but hopefully someone else’s dream home as well

717: 00 clock: As they say in the classics, it’s time to break up Sarah and her house are looking for Clinger at level 5 … understandable!

659 o’clock: The most important piece of information is of course the auction reserves.The participants take home every dollar in their auction reserve, and the team with the highest price above the reserve wins an additional 100$ 000

655 PM: I popped a bottle of bubbles – hopefully some of the teams are doing the same thing as tonight (although I’m nowhere near as well dressed as I was for their big moment )

650 PM: Who is likely to buy the log cabins this year? Almost anyone and everyone – and there are whispers of celebrity interest

640 PM: Harry and Tash win the race for eyeballs, with the most views of their listing on Monday

630 PM: In addition to strong tax incentives, The Block properties can be attractive for potential capital gains, so all previous homes have sold out after the show ends

620 PM: Given that Jimmy and Tam have been given this authority to select the auction order, how will that order affect the course of this finale?

622: 00 PM: Jimmy and Tam won the Domain Magazine title prize earlier this season, as well as the ability to determine the auction order. Here’s the magazine’s cover story, which features the five houses for sale

6pm: One more hour, Blockheads, welcome to those of you who have just joined us.The property buyers will get everything including all furniture – yes, toothbrushes and toilet paper included. Here is a list of some interesting inclusions this year

545 PM: Another thing to remember at this point is the judge dances that marked their arrival each week What a gift

530: It’s not just the participants who draw a loyal following from the show Some of the trades are popular with viewers too Here some tell us about what happened behind the scenes this year

515 PM: Would you like to own your own piece The Block? The 2017 Elsternwick season house that Jason and Sarah renovated is back for sale

1712am: What do attendees do after appearing on The Block? My colleague Jessica Dale tracked down a few Read here

430 a.m .: How houses sell under the hammer may well be influenced by the rollercoaster real estate year in Melbourne My colleague Jemimah Clegg spoke to the experts about how the houses could hold up Read here

415: 00 PM: We are still about two and a half hours from the start time, so there is still a little time to familiarize ourselves with the properties that are under the hammer

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