5 Arundel Court, Castle HillMore from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 2020“I have a couple of buyers at the moment that I’m showing properties to in the upper end (of the market),” she said.“There hasn’t been a lot of buyers around the last few years but that is changing now and we’re getting new people coming to town.“There is a lot of industry in Townsville and it’s a great place to live.” 5 Arundel Court, Castle Hill. Listed for $2.9 millionA CASTLE HILL mansion has sold for $2.4 million recording the biggest residential sale in Townsville in more than three years.5 Arundel Court sold to a couple from regional Queensland who plan to live in the expansive home. 5 Arundel Court, Castle Hill. Listed for $2.9 million 5 Arundel Court, Castle HillThe home has an elevated northeast aspect and is perched on the top of Yarrawonga on 850 sqm of land in an exclusive neighbourhood surrounded by other up-market homes. The house is entered through large double doors that lead to a boardwalk suspended above a pond filled with fish.The indoor pool is set against floor to ceiling windows taking in the home’s magnificent views.There is also a wet bar, decked out theatre room and designer kitchen with walk-in pantry. SATURDAY – 5 Arundel Court, Castle HillThe last residential sale in Townsville over $2.4 million is believed to be 2 Roper Court Castle Hill which was also sold by Ms Gallagher in October 2014 for $2.55 million.Ms Gallagher said 5 Arundel Court had many luxury features and it was the only property she has sold that has an indoor heated swimming pool.“It is a magnificent property and it has some of the best views in Townsville,” she said.“It’s over three levels and there is an office plus a media room and three living areas.“There is verandas on every level and there is also a stunning chandelier.” 5 Arundel Court, Castle Hill.The house has six bedrooms and four bedrooms and has stunning 270 degree views of Mount Louisa, Palm Island, the city and Port of Townsville.The impressive sale signals confidence returning to Townsville’s residential property market as more high-end stock begins to move.Selling agent Janice Gallagher who owns Janice Gallagher Real Estate said more buyers are becoming active as market sentiment improves.