St Andrews church in Umina sold by auction for $1.43 million on March 5.
The auction was “hotly contested” by six bidders and sold for $200,000 more than predicted by real estate agent Mr John Ienna.
Hope Unlimited Church, which currently offers services at the Peninsula Community Centre, placed the winning bid for the Ocean Beach Rd church.
Mr Ienna, from Ray White Real Estate in Umina, said other bidders were a child care centre and four separate developers.
Interview (Sue Murray), 12 Mar 2020
John Ienna, Ray White Umina