Paved paradise lost, as Victoria building boom claims 100s of spaces

Written by Deborah Wilson Victoria used to be a paved paradise, with so many street-level parking spaces that the downtown parkades stood half-empty. Now, shoe store owner Ian Appleton says the situation is reversed,...

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Rental market tightens across Victoria region: CMHC

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Written Andrew Duffy The rental housing market is tightening in Victoria in response to the region’s strong economy and idyllic environment. CMHC’s fall rental market report showed the region’s vacancy rate...

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Sarah Waller’s Glass House

After conceptualising her dream home for 20 years, architect, builder and designer Sarah Waller found the perfect plot of land to build it, in Noosa, Australia, where she relocated to ten years ago from the UK. Inspired...

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High life: new interiors launched at London’s South Bank Tower

Originally designed by Richard Seifert (also the architect behind Tower 42 and Centrepoint), the South Bank Tower has been an icon of south London’s skyline since its launch in 1972. The prominent high rise is now...

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Pacific dreams: a coastal Mexican home built like a micro-village

The old adage that it takes a village to raise a child was very probably at the back of Alejandro Bernardi’s mind when he sat down at his desk to draft the plans for the Mexican ‘House on the Pacific...

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Fresh start: Monroe, the latest piece in Asbury Park’s regeneration plans

Developer iStar has completed on more step in their exciting plans for the revitalisation of New Jersey’s Asbury Park with the announcement of the sales launch of Monroe Condominiums, the newest addition to the...

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Sculptural living space: House of Rolf uses reconstituted materials to dramatic effect

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Dutch architect and designer Rolf Bruggink’s latest project, House of Rolf, is a renovated 19th century coach house with a modern interior made entirely out of reconstituted materials from a separate building on...

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