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Form vs function: Have your say in the debate on apartment design standards.

To understand what makes for great medium and high density living, and to contribute to the current debate on apartment design standards, Assemble is reaching out to you to tell them how you live now – and how you’d like to live in the future – via a national small footprint living survey. The survey [...]

The Block Triple Threat Auction Results!

The Block Triple Threat has come to an end, with all contestants pocketing hefty profits this year round.  Melbourne couple Deanne and Darren Jolly won the battle this time round with the couples renovation at 4/27 Darling St, South Yarra selling for $2.29 million - some $835,000 over their reserve price of $1.455 million.  Ultimately, [...]

City’s north under pressure from upsurge in new apartment developments

Rapid expansion in construction and high-rise development in the city's CBD and inner north threatens to destroy the quality of life and amenity for many local residents alike. With no fewer than 30,000 new residents predicted to live in eight city blocks bounded by Swanston, Victoria, Queen and Lonsdale streets - local resident, architect and [...]

Melbourne to Become As Dense as World’s Most Crowded Cities

Melbourne is slowly becoming denser than some of the world's most crowded cities, a leading industry report reveals.  The report produced by Oliver Hume Real Estate Group has revealed that Melbourne's increasing level of new projects and high-rise developments is putting the city ahead of the likes of Hong Kong, New York & Tokyo in [...]