Australian actress Rebel Wilson has attempted to give her house sale a boost by advertising the property via

The Bridesmaids actress is offloading her family's apartment in Sydney, Australia and has taken to the social networking site in a bid to shift the pad, which overlooks the city's famous harbour and is on sale for $762,331 (£476,457).

She writes, "Hey Aussies, check out my family's apartment that I'm selling - it'll go really quick!... Spectacular water views to the Harbour Bridge!! If I was in Sydney more I would live there, but alas I can't x (ps serious buyers only)."

Wilson also posted a picture showing the view from the apartment's balcony and a link to its posting on a realtor's website.