The Gauge, conceived and developed by Lend Lease, has achieved another prestigious honour, winning the inaugural Built Environment Award at the Victorian Government’s 2009 Premier’s Sustainability Awards.Read more
A small development site in the burgeoning inner-city suburb of West Melbourne has sold to a local private developer for $3.5 million.Read more
Developer Austexx has decided to retain ownership of a Docklands office building it is building on South Wharf Road, after a lengthy marketing campaign failed to fetch the speculated $160 million Austexx wanted for the asset.Read more
Former Labor party MP and the third women ever to be elected as a minister in the lower house Kay Setches, is selling the Edwardian terrace in Thornbury she’s called home for 7 years and preparing for a move to Docklands.Read more
TRAMS are being tested, and public transport users have less than a week to wait for the opening a new route connecting Collins Street to Merchant Street, an inland retail strip and a major part of Melbourne’s $12 billion Docklands redevelopment.
Merchant Street will connect the global headquarters of National Australia Bank, on the shores of Victoria Harbour, to the $620 million headquarters of ANZ Banking Group, which is nearing completion, on the banks of the Yarra River.
More than 10,000 white collar employees will relocate to Docklands over the next year, Knight Frank leasing agent Mark Rasmussen said, including staff from BP Australia, Fairfax Media, Myer, the Victorian Building Commission and VicUrban.
FAIRFAX Media is selling the South Melbourne home of 3AW 693 and Magic 1278 ahead of the radio stations’ move to Media House in Docklands later this year.Read more
The second stage of Mirvac’s River development in Docklands is another sell-out, with 18 riverfront terraces and home offices snapped up in less than a week. The most expensive townhouse sold for $5.53 million.Read more
Leading project management, design and construction company Bovis Lend Lease has been awarded the design and construction contract for the new Myer National Support Office at Victoria Harbour in Melbourne’s Docklands. The development has a forecast value on completion of $175 million.Read more
Melbournes fascination with bayside property shows no sign of stopping soon, according to new research by the Real Estate Institute of Victoria.Read more