Doncaster East

Stockland pushes for The Pines to include retirement apartments

ASX listed property player Stockland is intent on adding to its already extensive portfolio of Melbourne retirement living villages by seeking to hive off a part of The Pines Shopping Centre in Doncaster East for hundreds of new retirement living apartments. Although keen to diversify uses across the centre, Stockland may find it more difficult to realise the outer suburban project in its submitted form. Last week Manningham City Council...

Doncaster East's apartment market rises to Prominence

Doncaster East has never been considered an apartment stronghold, although a raft of current projects are doing their best to dispel that notion. Gradually emerging from the shadow of 'big brother' that is Doncaster, Doncaster East is set to welcome at least 1,000 new apartments over the next handful of years. A sweep through the Urban Melbourne Project Database shows 13 dedicated apartment projects found within Doncaster East, with Baptcare's...