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Caboolture set for biggest masterplanned community yet

Date Released - November 8, 2016.

Caboolture will receive an injection of 1000 new home sites over the next seven years with the latest masterplanned community set to launch on Friday. QM Properties Central Springs, located just 45 minutes from both the Brisbane CBD and the Sunshine Coast, is the largest approved master planned community in the region and will be… Read more »

Pacific Cove Display Village To Be Declared Officially Open

Date Released - November 8, 2016.

Nearly 630 NBN-ready homes are moving closer to completion with Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate ready to officially open QM Properties’ Pacific Cove display village on Thursday, October 13. Open to the public since July, Pacific Cove’s display village is located in the northern Gold Coast’s fastest growing region, Pimpama. The display village will boast… Read more »

First home buyers drive Australia’s fastest-growing regional suburb (Pimpama, Gold Coast)

Date Released - September 28, 2016.

Generation-Y first home buyers are helping drive a population boom in Australia’s fastest-growing regional suburb, Pimpama, in the northern Gold Coast corridor. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, Pimpama recorded the fastest growth rate of any area outside of an Australian capital city between 2014 and 2015, with the number of residents growing by… Read more »

Corde draws inspiration from Forsyth Rope Works for new development

Date Released - July 14, 2016.

Rothelowman architects and QM Properties have created plans for a $16 million apartment development set to arrive in East Brisbane. The Forsyth Rope Works, established by Archibald Forsyth, was an important site in East Brisbane the late 1800s. As a hub for supplying local boats trading along the Brisbane River, the site made a significant contribution… Read more »

Gold Coast’s Coomera Quays sales to meet surging demand

Date Released - April 11, 2016.

The developers of the long-awaited Coomera Quays, the Gold Coast’s newest waterfront residential estate, have received significant interest from buyers being driven by the area’s projected population boom and the resurging demand for coastal suburban living. QM Properties’ much-anticipated new estate will deliver 54 new homes—including 48 with direct water frontage—to the rapidly-expanding Coomera area,… Read more »

The most popular land developments in 2015

Date Released - January 7, 2016.

Article sourced from Realestate.com.au Those in search of land in 2015 were chasing the water, with eight out of 10 suburbs in a national list of most popular land developments on the outskirts of Queensland’s coastal centres. The only development in the top 10 outside the sunshine state was Stockland’s established Highlands community, in Melbourne’s northern city fringe suburb… Read more »

Tropical Heatwave for Pacific Cove

Date Released - January 4, 2016.

The first week of spring has brought with it some hot news for the Gold Coast property market. New statistics released by RP Data show that Gold Coast property sales have risen by 5% to 20,079 sales for the year ending 2015. This is the strongest increase for anywhere in Queensland. ‘The traditional spring selling… Read more »

Top 10 Most Wanted List for Master Planned Communities

Date Released - October 23, 2015.

Master planned communities (MPCs) have enjoyed increasing popularity in Australia since the 1950s. Based on a concept that originated in Los Angeles, MPCs are satellite communities outside of the CBD that are equipped with their own lifestyle amenities, such as shops, schools, restaurants and recreational parklands. Australia’s first MPC was “Castlecrag” in Sydney, designed in… Read more »

Jimboomba Woods – Best of the Best

Date Released - October 23, 2015.

The builders at the new Master Builders Queensland Jimboomba Woods Acreage Display Village, are celebrating the upcoming opening – but the buyers are getting the presents! Five of Queensland’s best builders are offering buyers, for a limited time only, five new home and acreage packages, all tailor designed to make the most of the unique… Read more »

Estate covenants, the silver lining

Date Released - October 12, 2015.

“Estate covenants are designed to ensure the high standard of our estates and work to protect buyers’ investments,” said QM Properties Covenant’s Manager Carolyn Schofield. Since the era of masterplanned residential estates, the concept of design guidelines or covenants, has grown to be an integral part of the package of modern developments. As one of the… Read more »