First riverfront development in decade attracts owner-occupiers


first_img 160 Macquarie at St Lucia.The facilities include a riverside pool and sun deck, and an entertaining deck in the shade of a beautiful, existing fig tree. On the rooftop, there is a private dining room with spectacular views northeast to Brisbane City, and a landscaped outdoor space with views down the long reach of the river to Mt Coot-tha and beyond.Colliers International director Andrew Roubicek has been involved in numerous owner-occupied luxury apartment projects across Brisbane and said 160 Macquarie was in a class of its own.“Working with QM Properties and Rothelowman, we have taken all of the feedback that we have received from buyers over the years and put that knowledge into the design of these apartments,” Mr Roubicek said. MORE QUEENSLAND REAL ESTATE NEWS: Win a block of units worth $6M Follow us on Facebook Island retreat price slashed by $600K A limited release of 34 three bedroom residences is coming soon to St Lucia, – the first riverfront development in the suburb in a decade.For the first time in a decade, St Lucia will be home to its first riverfront development aimed at owner-occupiers.Developed by QM Properties, 160 Macquarie features a limited release of 34 premium three-bedroom residences.Award-winning architects Rothelowman have been appointed to design the development with apartments boasting northern aspects across the river and northeast views towards the city skyline. 160 Macquarie features beautiful riverfront views.Apartments in the 14-level building are expected to be priced from $1 million to $3 million-plus.Developer QM Properties is preparing for construction to commence around mid-year, with buyers already lining up to anchor their position on the riverfront.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus9 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market9 hours agoQM development manager Glenn Rix said there was pent-up demand, particularly from local right-sizers looking to make the move to a new apartment in the neighbourhood they love.“The St Lucia riverfront is completely built out, so our plans for this site, neighbouring the University of Queensland and Toowong Rowing Club, and within close proximity to Indooroopilly Golf Course, community parks, cafes and a ferry terminal, is welcome news for many,” he said.“The appeal is two-fold – people are excited to be able to buy brand new in an area where established housing has been the only option for many years, and they are embracing the opportunity to downsize and experience apartment living in such a prestige location.“We’ve been working with award-winning architects Rothelowman to design a bespoke building that speaks to the spirit of St Lucia, connecting seamlessly with the river and its surrounds, and celebrating the lifestyle residents enjoy.” Riverside home holds plenty of great memories The new development at St Lucia.Mr Rix said 160 Macquarie would also address the lack of boutique, super luxury apartment buildings in the Brisbane market.“There have been very few new apartment projects in recent years boasting a ‘full house’ of luxury apartments to the calibre that will be seen at 160 Macquarie,” he said.last_img read more

Willian’s debut fails to lift Arsenal in 3-2 deficit against Aston Villa


first_img Aubameyang cancelled out a Villa opener from Brazil midfielder Douglas Luiz before the break. But England Under-19s star Jacob Ramsey struck twice in the second half to sink the Gunners, either side of Aubameyang tucking home a penalty. read also:Willian reveals why he dumped Chelsea for Arsenal Arteta, though, will be more concerned about events off the field – as he looks to add a couple more signings. Having recruited Chelsea winger Willian and Lille centre-back Gabriel Magalhaes, Arsenal are still keen on Atletico Madrid’s £45million anchorman Thomas Partey. And speculation over a bid for Barcelona’s Philippe Coutinho has revved up again, especially now the ex-Liverpool ace has returned to Spain from his loan spell with Champions League winners Bayern Munich. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s double failed to prevent Aston Villa from beating an Arsenal side with Mesut Ozil and new boy Willian 3-2 in a behind-closed-doors friendly. Skipper Aubameyang showed why the Gunners are itching for their main marksman to sign the new three-year contract he has reportedly agreed as he hit two temporary levellers at the Emirates. Both Premier League sides mixed first-teamers with youngsters as Arsenal again conceded three goals, following Tuesday’s 4-3 win over QPR. But boss Mikel Arteta will be glad to ease his players up to speed after admitting it was tough having last weekend’s Community Shield against Liverpool midway through their pre-season build-up. Dani Ceballos was also involved just a day after renewing his Arsenal loan from Real Madrid, while fellow midfielder Ozil returned after finishing last season as an outcast. Playmaker Ceballos, 24, is now on course for Arsenal’s Prem opener at promoted London rivals Fulham next Saturday. Brazilian Willian, who moved on a free transfer from Chelsea, also played In his first game for his new club. Promoted Content7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The Universe10 Risky Jobs Some Women DoLook At Something Beautiful That Wasn’t Made By A Human BeingCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable Way7 Theories About The Death Of Our UniverseWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?6 Unforgettable Shows From The 90s That Need To Make A Comeback8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its GrowthA Soviet Shot Put Thrower’s Record Hasn’t Been Beaten To This DayBirds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For Them2020 Tattoo Trends: Here’s What You’ll See This Year6 Best ’90s Action Movies To Watch Todaycenter_img Loading… last_img read more