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Jennifer Hawkins is struggling to sell her $20million Sydney mansion

Jennifer Hawkins first listed her stunning $20million Sydney mansion for sale back in November, with plans to move closer to family in Northern NSW. 

But the Australian model, 36, is still struggling to find a buyer for her home at Newport, with the real estate market floundering amid the coronavirus pandemic. 

The property’s listing agent, Ken Jacobs, told The Daily Telegraph on Saturday that the COVID-19 restrictions have made it hard for Jennifer and husband Jake Wall to sell.

Struggling: Jennifer Hawkins is STILL trying to sell $20million Sydney mansion – as the real estate market flounders amid the coronavirus pandemic

‘It’s in a holding pattern of sorts,’ Ken told the publication.

He added: ‘It’s an issue of getting access. We would normally do inspections by appointment only anyway, but there is now the question of verifying with buyers where they have travelled.’

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, people can still sell their homes but there are a number of restrictions in place. On-site auctions are banned, with virtual tours, private inspections and online auctions now taking place. 

For sale: The model, 36, listed the four-storey home (pictured) in November because she was planning to move to the Central Coast, but it's still on the market five months later

For sale: The model, 36, listed the four-storey home (pictured) in November because she was planning to move to the Central Coast, but it’s still on the market five months later

Home sweet home: Jennifer and husband Jake Wall currently live in the lavish pad with their daughter Frankie, five months, and have been isolating at home amid the pandemic

Home sweet home: Jennifer and husband Jake Wall currently live in the lavish pad with their daughter Frankie, five months, and have been isolating at home amid the pandemic

Tough times: The property's listing agent Ken Jacobs told The Daily Telegraph on Saturday that the COVID-19 restrictions have made it hard for Jennifer and Jake to sell

Tough times: The property’s listing agent Ken Jacobs told The Daily Telegraph on Saturday that the COVID-19 restrictions have made it hard for Jennifer and Jake to sell

Coronavirus shutdowns could cause Australian house prices to plunge by 40 per cent within months to levels last seen in 2012, many economists now fear. 

However Ken said that there has been plenty of interest in the waterfront property, which boasts four levels, pristine views and a pool.  

Jennifer and Jake currently live in the lavish pad with their daughter Frankie, five months, and have been isolating at home amid the pandemic.  

They plan to move to the Central Coast in Northern NSW to be closer to Jennifer’s family, but it remains to be seen when this will be possible. 

Ken confirmed to Daily Mail Australia earlier this month that the property was still on the market.   

Well it is stunning! Ken also said that there has been plenty of interest in the waterfront property, which boasts four levels, pristine views and a pool

Well it is stunning! Ken also said that there has been plenty of interest in the waterfront property, which boasts four levels, pristine views and a pool

The land and build cost a reported $6million, with the home being designed by renowned architect Koichi Takada.

It features a neutral and elegant colour palette throughout, as well as sandstone walls, with five spacious and well-styled bedrooms, as well as six bathrooms with tall mirrors, marble walls and countertops, and free-standing bathtubs.

The kitchen is fitted with high-end appliances, a sleek marble island that doubles as a breakfast counter, and a reflective splashback. 

It will be a record breaking sale for the Northern Beaches, one of the most expensive properties outside of Palm Beach.  

Pricey: The land and build cost a reported $6million, with the home being designed by renowned architect Koichi Takada

Pricey: The land and build cost a reported $6million, with the home being designed by renowned architect Koichi Takada

Outside, there is an al fresco dining area, bar, pizza oven, barbecue, sunken lounge, boat shed, jetty and L-shaped infinity pool. 

‘It’s going to be really sad to say goodbye to this beautiful home and location,’ Jennifer told Domain in November, a month after welcoming her daughter.

‘We really made some amazing memories here but I’m looking forward to designing a house with Jake with a similar aesthetic closer to family.’ 

Jennifer’s family are based in Newcastle. 

Modern: It has five spacious and well-styled bedrooms, as well as six bathrooms with tall mirrors, marble walls and countertops, and free-standing bathtubs

Modern: It has five spacious and well-styled bedrooms, as well as six bathrooms with tall mirrors, marble walls and countertops, and free-standing bathtubs

Summer fun: Outside, there is an al fresco dining area, bar, pizza oven, barbecue, sunken lounge, boat shed, jetty and L-shaped infinity pool

Summer fun: Outside, there is an al fresco dining area, bar, pizza oven, barbecue, sunken lounge, boat shed, jetty and L-shaped infinity pool

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