NIMBY

Fishermans Bend: will apartment towers kill it?

9th Oct 2013 www.urban.com.au
Apologies to Fry, but we just couldn't resist taking a bite at this topic. If you didn't read The Age on Saturday (5/10/13), you should peruse this piece titled 'Apartment towers are killing the... Read more

High-rises can work with the public realm

23rd Jun 2013 www.urban.com.au
Focusing on the height of a new development has become somewhat of a sport in Melbourne of late. Yesterday was no exception with the Associate Editor of The Age Shane Green writing a column titled... Read more

Melbourne's future: a sip of Tsim Sha Tsui and a gulp of Brooklyn

5th Jun 2013 www.urban.com.au
Daniel Ziffer, writing a comment piece in The Age on June 4th 2013 argued Melbourne was not like New York where “the diverse mix of housing in Manhattan — tenements, walk-ups, low-rise apartment... Read more

Caroline Springs in the sky?

5th Jun 2013 www.urban.com.au
The reaction from some Melburnians with regards to the marketing campaign by Hong Kong-based developer Far East Consortium, comparing its apartment development on the corner of Spencer and Lonsdale... Read more

Mitcham Towers - Lost in evolution

23rd Apr 2013 www.urban.com.au
On occasion I venture into the Eastern suburbs and more often than not catch a glimpse of Mitcham Village Apartments, successor to the failed Bates Smart designed 17-storey Mitcham Towers proposal (... Read more