Hines pays $28.5 million for half acre Collingwood plot

Hines – one of the world’s largest privately owned real estate investment and development firms – is paying $28.5 million for a half acre plot in Collingwood, in Melbourne’s inner north-east. The properties, covering 36-52 Wellington Street, at the south-east corner of Northumberland Street, are set to be replaced with a “highly-sustainable” commercial development. The

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Nationwide Towing & Transport founders to sell Melbourne Impound Yard, in Collingwood

An inner-Melbourne site known to a select few unlucky occupants has hit the market. The Melbourne Impound Yard at 34 Cromwell Street, Collingwood (pictured top, left and bottom), is being promoted as an investment with office redevelopment potential. Walking distance the CBD, the 2016 square metre site is about 350 metres away from the North Richmond

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Ex-Collingwood footballer lists “one of the Mornington Peninsula’s finest holdings” for $5.5m+

Former Collingwood ruckman turned property developer Vaughan Ellis, with his wife, Sue (pictured), are selling their hilltop Red Hill estate, Maison de la Mer, which they built “sparing no expense” 10 years ago. Described as one of the Mornington Peninsula’s finest holdings, the six acre property at 60 Sheehans Road is expected to sell for

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Circus Oz to Quit Port Melbourne For Collingwood in Spring, 2014

IT WILL be the end of an era in Port Melbourne next spring, when Circus Oz plans to cross town.

The unique business, one of only four in Australia supported as an ‘international company’ by both the state and federal governments – will relocate to a Skills Victoria owned site at 35 Johnston Street in the inner north-east suburb of Collingwood.

The circus’s outgoing Port Melbourne headquarters at 40 Bay Street is on crown land but may be sold down the track, as it fills a major gap separating the popular retail strip, from the beach.

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17-Level Apartment Tower Mooted Near Collingwood’s Victoria Park Stadium

SOON, Melbourne’s eyesore commission flat towers might not be the tallest buildings within their suburbs.

Far from being daunted by new planning minister Matthew Guy shredding of the Brumby government’s problematic Melbourne 2030 planning policy (which he argued in Opposition treated metropolitan Melbourne like one giant development zone), residential developers are still proposing big, bold buildings. This is despite Melbourne planning being a relative state of limbo until a new planning strategy is formulated.

This time, in Magpie land and near the Victoria Park stadium (pictured) and train station, a proposal has been lodged to build a 204-unit residential village with ground floor shops and a 17-level tower.

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VACCHO Pays $4.45 Million For Collingwood Office

THE Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation Inc has paid $4.45 million for an office in Collingwood, in Melbourne’s inner north-east. VACCHO will owner occupy the building at 17 – 23 Sackville Street. The private sale was negotiated by Teska Carson. The vendor was Rainbow Display Systems.

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Silver Top Taxis’ Sets up in Mulgrave After Fire Engulfs Collingwood Headquarters

TECHNICIANS, fit-out specialists and suburban leasing agents were burning the midnight-oil in Mulgrave, in the hours following a disastrous fire that almost gutted Silver Top Taxis’ Collingwood headquarters on Tuesday.
Within eight hours of the fire which destroyed Silver Top’s inner-city office and call centre, management was signing a six month lease for a 776 square metre building at Miles Street, an office and call centre until recently occupied by National Hearing.

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Qantas flags national property consolidation including relocating Jetstar HQ

Qantas is conducting a group wide review of its rented space, particularly corporate offices. The airline is headquartered at a 49,000 square metre facility at Sydney’s Mascot while its Jetstar arm is based in Melbourne’s Collingwood. Property occupied for flight simulator centres – the group again isolating the south eastern capitals – as well as

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PrimeLand, Baksh Capital pay $9m for East Melbourne’s historic Magnolia Court

PrimeLand Group with Singaporean fund Baksh Capital has paid $9 million for East Melbourne’s Magnolia Court with intentions to renovate and extend it. The guesthouse at 95-101 Powlett Street wasn’t for sale six months ago however, with hospitality one of the hardest hit sectors in the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, vendor Leaper Holdings

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