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Beyond the hyperbole - what really sets Prima Pearl apart

As many readers and prospective apartment buyers are aware, masses of words are dedicated to the marketing of apartment projects. Generally emotive and altogether generic, it's the final product that truly defines a project. P rima Pearl developer PDG have asserted their project "will be unlike any other residential development currently in Australia." While Urban Melbourne provided an overview of P rima Pearl 's current status , we were...

A bronzed icon takes its place

Crane your neck skyward toward Southbank and you'll see the final floors appearing on Melbourne's latest high-rise icon: P rima Pearl . Site works began in February 2011, giving a fair indication as to how much time, resource and effort is required to realise a tower of P rima Pearl 's ilk. Under the guidance of Brookfield Multiplex the tower recently reached its maximum height of 256 metres, officially making P rima Pearl the 2nd tallest...

Development & Planning

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 12:00
The City of Melbourne's Boyd Park concept plan is a step closer to being realised with Melbourne City Council via its Future (Planning) Committee forum, endorsing the scheme and resolving to issue a Planning Permit.

Transport & Design

MCG redevelopment, Jolimont railyards, Fed Square East, Jolimont rail corridor deck
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 00:00
A topic which rears its head at least once a year is the decking of the Jolimont railyards as a means of providing a stronger connection between the Melbourne CBD and the Yarra River, while adding to the city's open space network.