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SkyNeedle Walk set to transform South Brisbane’s iconic monument
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SkyNeedle Walk set to transform South Brisbane’s iconic monument

Love it or hate it, the SkyNeedle is one of Brisbane’s most recognisable pieces of architecture. News has come down the pipeline of plans to transform the area around the SkyNeedle into a hub of activity, with a new apartment building and subtropical laneway turning the area around the landmark into a dream living destination. more

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Tim Gurner’s FV brings a slice of the Big Apple to Fortitude Valley
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Tim Gurner’s FV brings a slice of the Big Apple to Fortitude Valley

Ask anyone about the iconic architecture and design of New York City and there are several structures bound to get a mention, one of which being the Flatiron Building. The striking and unique skyscraper was ahead of its time, cementing the Big Apple’s status as a leader of the pack in the international design sphere. Brisbane’s skyline has gotten a serious upgrade with the addition of FV, the ambitious project from luxury developers GURNER™ that has been inspired by a true New York original. The first two towers of FV have just been unveiled and the results are pretty darn spectacular. more

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The Cove co-working space to launch in Newstead complete with premium perks
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The Cove co-working space to launch in Newstead complete with premium perks

Sure, co-working spaces are nothing new. With an increasing number of small businesses, start-ups and entrepreneurs breaking ground in Brisbane and commercial leases increasing rapidly, the traditional office set-up has been turned on its head. Coming soon to Newstead, however, is The Cove, offering a premium and unique range of services and facilities not usually available in a co-working environment. more

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David Bromley signs on to transform West Village into a work of art
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David Bromley signs on to transform West Village into a work of art

As we get ever closer to the arrival of West End’s newest hub, news has come down the pipeline of an impressive artist-in-residence program that will see acclaimed artists David and Yuge Bromley turn West Village into their own canvas. The duo will create magnificent murals that will reportedly be visible from the CBD, blurring the line between architecture and art. more

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Woolloongabba’s Broadway Hotel could be resurrected by a new proposed development
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Woolloongabba’s Broadway Hotel could be resurrected by a new proposed development

For the past seven years, the Broadway Hotel on Balaclava Street in Woolloongabba has stood forlorn and empty after a fire ravaged the building’s interior. In good news for restoration advocates, Majella Property Developments has submitted a development application that could see a new mixed-use building rise alongside the old hotel, while the corner pub will reportedly receive a full renewal. more

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Stay a little longer on James Street with a room at Sage Hotel
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Stay a little longer on James Street with a room at Sage Hotel

One of Brisbane’s most stylish promenades is set to welcome a new face to its midst in the form of Sage Hotel. As of Wednesday March 1, Sage Hotel is enticing Brisbane locals and travellers with the chance to base themselves a mere stone’s throw from some of the best retail and hospitality hotspots around. more


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The Calile set to transform James Street into bona fide luxury destination
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The Calile set to transform James Street into bona fide luxury destination

If you’ve pounded the pavement along James Street and wondered what the deal was with the large hole in the ground, allow us to fill you in. The Calile is a brand new luxury hotel that is set to rise above the boutiques and bars along the popular boulevard, setting a luxe standard for boutique accommodation alongside plenty of engaging retail opportunities. more

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New Farm ups the ante for boutique living with Zahra
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New Farm ups the ante for boutique living with Zahra

If you are seeking your dream apartment without the uniform high-rise feel while still remaining close to the city, then prepare to pick your jaw up off the floor. Zahra is a new tranquil living development that boasts a sophisticated aesthetic and a location that is hard to beat. more

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Haven at Gasworks announces some tasty vendors for retail offering
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Haven at Gasworks announces some tasty vendors for retail offering

If you’ve been living under a rock, allow us to lift it up and give you the good news. The Gasworks precinct is about to get a few new faces in the form of Betty’s Burgers, Salt Meats Cheese and Newstead Provisions. Fittingly named Haven, the foodie and apartment development will offer shelter for hungry wanderers and locals. more