Posts in "Multi Residential"

Whitlam Place

Whitlam Place is a stone’s throw away from Fitzroy’s Brunswick Street in Melbourne, Australia. It sits adjacent to a small pocket park and across the road from the iconic Fitzroy Town Hall. Architects Freadman White took cues from the proportions and height of the classical stone town hall, ensuring that the parapet of the new… Continue reading

Longfellow Terraces

Longfellow Terraces are an example of what the oft-discussed “Missing Middle” could look like in Brisbane – a sustainable infill-development for sensitive densification of inner-city suburbs. Inserting additional dwellings into existing infrastructure allows more people to enjoy the qualities of these precincts rather than adding to the urban sprawl. Inspired by the way in which… Continue reading

Lux & Modern

Lux & Modern are townhouses that sit boldly on a prominent intersection in the leafy Melbourne suburb of Kew East. Stepping away from the traditional suburban streetscape experience of detached houses, Lux & Modern delivers a collective architectural expression which fuses seamlessly into the neighbourhood. With interiors that balance elegance and modern comfort, the private… Continue reading


REFRESH*DESIGN transformed a diminutive site – just 7.2m wide and 46m long, and previously used to park fifteen cars – into three floating houses with raised gardens, while retaining most of the commercial car parking below. With a footprint of just 330m2, the development of this urban leftover space on Arthur Street in Fortitude Valley,… Continue reading


At home among leafy Glen Iris in Melbourne, Kindred townhouses mix timeless design with all the trimmings of a luxury development. Designed by Megowan Architectural, they’re built with warm red brick with hand-crafted details, open floor plans and abundant space. North orientation and light, naturally. A warm crackling fireplace that overlooks a secluded garden and… Continue reading

Empire Apartments

Cameron Chisholm Nicol designed Empire Apartments, an exemplar for urban infill located on the former site of the 1962 Empire and Commonwealth Games in Perth, Australia. A medium-density residential development comprising 124 apartments, Empire is positioned at a main entry point to the new Perry Lakes Estate and plays a pivotal role in shaping precinct’s… Continue reading

Avenue, South Yarra

Elenberg Fraser designed Avenue, situated on the corner site of Alexandra Avenue and Chapel Street, South Yarra in Melbourne. Avenue is a series of pillowy curtain walls that radiate out over the surface. This ripple effect helps the building turn the corner, giving it a picturesque planning outcome; the fluid surface reflects and refracts the… Continue reading

Tiro Townhouses

Tiro, the latin word for “new recruit”, is a boutique collection of five family sized townhouses at 2 Newman Avenue, Carnegie in Melbourne. The design for this project sought to create the spatial amenity of a single family house with the convenience and lower maintenance of a townhouse. The dwellings are right sized and each… Continue reading