MORE: More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus14 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market14 hours agoIt’s centrally located and has all the amenities you could possibly need.On the weekend, my fiance and I don’t use our cars, with cafes, restaurants, shops and the beach close by. Fashion blogger loves her Paddington home RELATED: Where do you live and why? What do you love about your home? >>FOLLOW EMILY BLACK ON FACEBOOK<< I would have to say a penthouse in Upper Eastside, New York — Gossip Girl eat your heart out. What would you change about your home? What is the best thing about your suburb? The kitchen is the first thing I would like to change.The size is fantastic, but the lemon coloured benchtops need to go. Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company presenter, journalist and announcer Carla Tooma shares her property dreams.Carla Tooma is a born and bred Gold Coaster, working as a full-time journalist, presenter and announcer for 102.9 Hot Tomato and myGC.com.au.Carla is also a well-regarded MC, singer and actor and shares why she loves living on the Gold Coast with The Sunday-Mail. Sold after one inspection If money was no option, what would be your fantasy home and where? I live with my fiance in a beachside house in Miami.We chose this home because we love the location — it’s close to the beach — and the house was in our budget and ticked all of our boxes. Kim makes Kanye return lavish gift How close it is to the beach.I also love the hardwood timber floors and the stunning gardens surrounding the pool that the previous owners put in. What was the best piece of property advice you were given? Do your research. Go to as many open homes as you can — including ones that are above and below your price bracket.It will help give you get a sense of the market, and will ensure you don’t buy above market.