13 February 2020 | News
Digital Platform Maps Liveability in Major Australian Cities
Aimed to help policymakers, the Australian Urban Observatory is an online tool that maps 21 cities based on key liveability indicators.
7 February 2020 | Stories, News
Arup’s Melbourne Workplace in One Melbourne Quarter: Finalist in Property Council of Australia’s 2020 Innovation and Excellence Awards – Best Workplace Project Category
Designed by Hassell with Arup, the three-storey office occupying the 13-storey One Melbourne Quarter has a wealth of welfare and sustainability features.
31 January 2020 | News
Construction of Chevron HQ in Perth’s Elizabeth Quay Begins
Construction has begun on Chevron Australia’s new headquarters at 1 The Esplanade in Perth’s Elizabeth Quay precinct.
27 January 2020 | News
Kaufland Withdraws from Australia
After massive investment and proposed expansion into the Australian retail arena, Kaufland has decided to withdraw from Australia.
24 January 2020 | Stories, News
The Food Collective at Brisbane Airport
The newly opened food hall at the Domestic Terminal brings local and international cuisine to travellers in a dining space that draws inspiration from outdoor hawker street dining and farmers markets.
15 January 2020 | News, Stories
Parramatta’s Powerhouse Precinct
The winning design for the relocated Powerhouse Museum by Paris-based Moreau Kusunoki and Sydney-based Genton connects the city to the river with a lightweight building design and a porous public realm.
20 December 2019 | Stories
What Makes Employees Happy and How Landlords Can Attract Tenants by Providing Workplaces that Increase Employee Happiness
Employee happiness contributes to increased productivity and a more positive work environment. Additionally, happier employees are likely to stay at their jobs longer, which incentivises companies to focus on employee satisfaction in order to attract and retain talent. This creates opportunities for landlords to set themselves apart from their competitors by creating workplaces that promote employee happiness.
16 December 2019 | News, Stories
Grimshaw’s 210 George Street: Highly Commended in World Architecture Festival’s ‘Office - Future Projects’ Category
Comprised of three distinct sections, Grimshaw’s Poly Centre at 210-220 George Street offers double height office spaces in a glazed commercial tower, a low-rise podium section with retail offerings, and a concrete core.
10 December 2019 | News
Vicinity Centres Unveils $685m Development Plans of Chadstone Across 5 Projects
Vicinity Centres has lodged development applications with the City of Stonnington for five projects, totalling approximately $685m.
4 December 2019 | News
Durbach Block Jaggers’ Multi-Level Car Park and Commercial Tower Wins Penrith City Council’s Soper Place Development Design Competition
The proposal features ample community spaces, including parks, a basketball court, community meeting spaces, rooftop spaces for dining and entertainment in addition to car parking and commercial offices.
29 November 2019 | News
City Tattersalls Club to be Redeveloped, with a 49-storey Mixed-Use Tower Proposed Above the Existing Club
Singapore-listed First Sponsor joins ICD Property for the redevelopment of the City Tattersalls Club site, which has received an envelope approval for a Stage 1 Concept Development Application.
22 November 2019 | News
Stockland Partners with Amazon to Bring Amazon Lockers to Retail Centres
Stockland has installed Amazon Lockers across retail centres in New South Wales and Victoria, allowing customers to conveniently pick up delivery packages.
21 November 2019 | News
Ritz-Carlton’s Perth Debut Marks 100th Hotel
Ritz-Carlton’s 100th hotel has just opened at Elizabeth Quay in Perth. Designed by Cottee Parker architecture firm and developed by Far East Consortium, the 204-room hotel will be part of a mixed-use waterfront precinct at Elizabeth Quay.
15 November 2019 | News, Startups & Small Business
Melbourne Named as Australia’s Most Innovative City
Melbourne was ranked 11th in 2thinknow’s 2019 Innovation Cities Global Index, ahead of Sydney in 15th place.
11 November 2019 | News
Woolworths Trials Cashless MetroGo Store
Woolworths has opened a new concept store near Sydney’s Central Station, designed to “push the boundaries of what convenience looks like”.