first_imgHis Reds time was not in vain though, with the two metre tall lock having two houses in two of Brisbane’s hottest suburbs to show for it.He bought the two properties within two years of each other — a three bedder in Red Hill for $750,000 in 2009 and another in Paddington in 2011. Both house were also within minutes of the Reds’ homebase at Suncorp Stadium.Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 9:10Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -9:10 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD432p432p270p270p180p180pAutoA, 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 Rate1xFullscreenPrestige property with Elizabeth Tilley09:10The Red Hill home is a 1920s Queenslander that’s been revamped to perfection but, in a sign of how the rental market has turned, Horwill has had to drop the rent on it by $150 a week over a seven-year period. He currently has it listed for $650 a week when it was $800 a week when the Reds won the Super Rugby in 2011. The second property — which also comes with a pool — was listed at $1000 a week last month. Former Wallabies rugby player James Horwill could be your new landlord. Picture: AFP Photo/Patrick HamiltonFORMER Wallabies and Reds skipper James Horwill is making good use of his time away, opening up to offers on two of his Brisbane homes.Both homes are up for rent though, not for sale, with Horwill planning to use his last few years in rugby union wisely, earning income on opposite sides of the planet.After being dropped by the Wallabies, he chose to end his playing days by taking up a contract with iconic English rugby union team the Harlequins — even captaining the side in the 2017/18 season. INSIDE EMILY PALMER’S PROPERTY EMPIRE RICHLISTER SELLING COAST APARTMENT More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus19 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market19 hours agoHorwill’s Paddington house has a pool with a rental price tag of $1000 a week.last_img