It’s the highest priced notched for an apartment on the Gold Coast. Kollosche director Michael Kollosche said a couple from Paradise Waters secured the keys, and the sale was the highest price paid for an apartment on the Gold Coast. “Luxury penthouses and boutique prestige apartments have become highly sought after,” Mr Kollosche said. More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa12 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days ago“There’s not a lot that would compare to it at the moment, but it doesn’t mean we won’t see something of that calibre built in the near term.” Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:58Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:58 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD576p576p360p360p216p216pAutoA, 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 Rate1xFullscreenWhy location is everything in real estate01:59 It sold for $9.5 million. A palatial Surfers Paradise penthouse at 3250/23 Ferny Ave fetched the highest sale, selling for $9.5 million in March.It was sold by property development company owner Ron Bakir. MORE NEWS: Luxury Gold Coast penthouse sells for $4.45 million The penthouse shell at Soul in Surfers Paradise sold for $6.5 million. Taking fourth place was the $6.5 million sale of one of Australia’s largest and highest penthouses, owned by Hong Kong billionaire Tony Fung. Atop the beachfront Soul building, 7001/4 The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise, was a concrete shell sold at a loss by Mr Fung who purchased it for $7 million in 2015. It’s neighbour, No. 6 sold for $5.6 million in March. An apartment within an exclusive Main Beach seaside development was another of the Gold Coast’s top sales. Lot 6/3533 Main Beach Pde sold for $5.6 million in March but isn’t the development’s priciest, with the penthouse on the market for $8.95 million.Two further sales above the $5 million mark in Main Beach and one in Mermaid Beach also featured on the highest sales list. 1.3250/23 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise $9.5m2.11/37 Hastings St, Noosa Heads $7.2m3.5/81 Moray St, New Farm $6.5m4.7001/4 The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise $6.5m5. 4/63 River Esplanade, Mooloolaba $5.85m6. Lot 6/3533 Main Beach Pde, Main Beach $5.6m7.3/63 River Esplanade, Mooloolaba $5.58m8. 4/3565 Main Beach Pde, Main Beach $5.5m9.150/59 Pacific St, Main Beach $5.3m10.702/252 Hedges Ave, Mermaid Beach $5.25mSource: CoreLogic The four-bedroom apartment spanned the 39th and 40th floors of the Towers of Chevron Renaissance and featured five bathrooms, 20 car spaces, a gym, bar, steam room, home cinema and panoramic beach views. MORE NEWS: Champion hurdler Sally Pearson sells Gold Coast home The Penthouse at 3533 Main Beach Pde, Main Beach, is currently on the market for $8.95 million. Queensland’s top 10 apartment sales in 2018 Six Gold Coast pads were among Queensland’s top 10 apartment sales from 2018. The Glitter Strip’s lavish skyhomes have dominated Queensland’s top apartment sales, with buyers willing to splash millions on residences that offer a slice of the high life.Six Gold Coast pads were among the state’s top 10 apartment sales last year. A palatial penthouse at 3250/23 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise, was the state’s priciest apartment sale.