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The Block auctions had been a roaring success, with extra money given away than ever earlier than. Image: Provided


Queenslanders Jimmy and Tam have been topped greatest on The Block, taking house the primary ever seven-figure sum within the reno present’s historical past.

All 5 luxurious Brighton homes soared greater than $460,000 above reserve, in a season which gave away extra prize cash than ever earlier than.

However Jimmy and Tam collected essentially the most astonishing winnings, taking house an enormous $1.066m.

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Jimmy and Tam are shocked on the end result. Image: Provided


MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA, November 21: Jimmy and Tam Block auction at on November 21, 2020 in Melbourne, Australia. (Fiona Hamilton/Fiona Hamilton)

The opposite contestants throughout Jimmy and Tam’s public sale. (Fiona Hamilton/Fiona Hamilton)


That’s $313,998 greater than the renovation present’s runners up, Sarah and George.

The profitable Nineteen Fifties-style property at 360A New St in Brighton offered for $4.256m, which was $966,000 above the $3.29m reserve.

It’s earned the rookie renovators a seven-figure sum, as soon as the additional $100,000 in prize cash was thrown in on prime.

The bar supervisor and bowling membership employee, who selected the essential public sale order, mentioned they might have fun each contestant’s success earlier than determining how you can use the life-changing winnings.

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA, November 21: Jimmy and Tam Block auction at on November 21, 2020 in Melbourne, Australia. (Fiona Hamilton/Fiona Hamilton)

Jimmy and Tam have fun their win with fellow contestants Daniel and Jade. (Fiona Hamilton/Fiona Hamilton)


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Jimmy and Tam have fun profitable the Block 2020. (Fiona Hamilton/Fiona Hamilton)


“Tonight there can be a number of beers and that’s as far ahead as we’re considering at this stage,” Jimmy, 33 mentioned.

“As a bunch collectively we’ve taken away essentially the most cash The Block has ever seen.

“Our entire objective with selecting the public sale order was to ensure all people acquired a very good sum of cash, they usually did, so all people is pleased.”

Their property was purchased by younger cyber safety specialist Emese Fajk, who solely inspected the home a day earlier than the public sale after religiously watching the present.

Sarah and George’s glamorous Forties home had been strong runners up, selecting up a revenue of $652,002 for his or her six-bedroom pad at No. 362B after it offered for $4,000,002.

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Sydneysiders Sarah and George completed second. Image: Provided


South Australian couple Daniel and Jade completed final, however their home nonetheless offered for $3.8m, which was an enormous $460,000 above their reserve.

Their Thirties house was considered one of three snapped up by infamous Block purchaser Danny Wallis.

He additionally spent $4m on the north-facing home created by father-daughter duo Harry and Tash. The Victorians made $650,000 revenue and completed third.

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Melbourne father and son group Harry and Tash completed third. Image: Provided


Frontrunners Luke and Jasmin unexpectedly completed second final, incomes $506,000 from a $3.856m sale.

Purchaser’s advocate Nicole Jacobs, a daily bidder on The Block, mentioned she was “not stunned” three properties offered at $4m or larger.

“My pricing had them at $4m plus if there was deep competitors, and we had that from one purchaser (Danny Wallis), who actually wished it,” Ms Jacobs mentioned.

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Luke and Jasmin completed fourth total, taking house $506,000. Image: Provided


“The land might be value $2.1m, the construct about $2m, plus one other $500,000 sponsorship furnishings.”

Ms Jacobs competitively bid at nearly each public sale however was unable to safe any properties. Different purchaser’s advocates Frank Valentic and Greville Pabst had been additionally unable to come back out on prime.

The Block will return for a seventeenth season in 2021, which is about to be filmed in Hampton.

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Jimmy and Tam pictured with their daughter Frankie. Image: Provided


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Episode 45: ‘I worked my a..e off, for what?’ Jasmin’s tough run in with plasterer

Episode 44: Luke’s stupid decision floors judges

Episodes 42/43 recap: Jimmy’s rage at Harry’s ‘easy’ sledge

Episode 41: Shady deal splits Block besties

Episode 40: Nightmare week makes Tash crack

Episodes 38/39: ‘It’s a f..king joke’: Sarah fires up over slur

Episode 37: ‘Thievery’: Daniel’s temper tantrum over timber

Episode 36: ‘We should have won’: win splits Block besties

Episodes 34/35: Why Mark and Mitch aren’t impressed by Harry and Tash

Episode 33: Plasterer’s tirade reduces Sarah to tears

Episode 32: The Block’s most heartwarming moment

Extra from information

The Block 2020 auction finale: Notorious buyer Danny Wallis collects three houses on hit reno show
The Block 2020: Frank Valentic, Nicole Jacobs predict the winner

Episode 30/31: Daniel’s foul-mouthed tirade at Dan

Episode 29: Why Harry and Tash didn’t deserve their win

Episode 28: Jimmy and Tam’s ‘complete fail

Episode 26/27: Harry storms off The Block

Episode 25: ‘Say it to our face’: Luke & Jasmin hit back

Episode 24: Did Luke and Jasmin copy again?

Episode 23: ‘It’s not in the spirit of the game’: Scott Cam slams copying


Episode 22: ‘They won with somebody elses idea’

Episode 21: Why Dan’s tradies walked off the job

Episode 20: Why winning room looks eerily familiar

Episode 18/19: Queue jumping Jasmin earns Jade’s wrath

Episode 17: ‘It’s shifty’: why the contestants are dirty on Harry

Episode 16: The most jaw-dropping bathrooms The Block has seen

Episodes 14, 15 recap: ‘D*** move’: Tensions rise as team dobs on another

Episode 13 recap: ‘Blockhead’s potty antics disgust Keith’

Episode 10-11 recap: The new Block rule that could ruin the season

Episode 9 recap: Favouritism allegations hit The Block

Episode 8 recap: Judges pull no punches on grieving Daniel and Jade

Episode 6-7 recap: Sack your builder: Keith slams ‘pathetic’ work

Episode 4 recap: Luke and Jasmin’s big stuff up

Episode 3 recap: “So two years ago”. Team’s boring room slammed

Episode 2 recap: Disappointment as Block houses are handed out

Episode 1 recap: Block 2020 tears start flowing early

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