Skyscraper Construction to Start Around the Queen Victoria Market

CRANES, scaffolding and trucks are about to become familiar sights around the Queen Victoria Market, when the developer who purchased a slice of the former City Mazda dealership nearby, starts construction of a major new apartment-based village.

Melbourne-based builder Mider will start building the first of two apartment towers within its Infinity 8 project in Franklin Street, next month.

A second and much taller tower called Infinity 88, rising 19 levels and including 168 units, is being marketed at the moment and is expected to also rise from the ground this year. In three weeks, 103 apartments in Infinity 88 have sold.

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