Hamilton is proving popular in the prestige apartment buyers market

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first_imgErrol and Kathy Taylor are loving their new life at Newport apartments in Hamilton Reach.PRESTIGE apartments in Hamilton are appealing to downsizers who still want room for their extended family to visit.With only seven residences left, the recently completed Newport at Hamilton Reach is proving a winner in the luxury apartment market.Errol Taylor and wife Kathy chose to buy a three-bedroom, three-bathroom apartment on the second level, enabling them to downsize but still accommodate their children for visits.“The children have grown up and left home so we wanted something on the water that couldaccommodate the family when they visit,” Mr Taylor said.“We also wanted to be in a position where we could go on holiday and not worry about thegarden, security and checking the letterbox.”The couple has been renting an apartment in another Hamilton Reach building, Watermarque, ahead of the settlement of their Newport purchase.“We absolutely love the community feel and vibe,” Mr Taylor said. “It’s family friendly which is great for our grandkids.“We love the lifestyle here — it’s an excellent location that is close to everything but still has arelaxed, family feel.” Newport at Hamilton Reach.The $35.9 million 34 apartment, five level complex has the feel of a boutique hotel, with stunning Brisbane river frontage and views to the CBD.More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home1 hour agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor7 hours agoFrasers Property Australia general manager residential Queensland Cameron Leggatt saidNewport’s popularity could be attributed to its design, location and Brisbane’s buoyant prestige market.“Our relationship with Newport’s architect, Rothelowman, across several stages of HamiltonReach has been crucial in achieving the best design outcomes for this development,” MrLeggatt said.“This has enabled the architect to develop an intimate and holistic understanding of thecommunity, its residents and their lifestyle needs.”Rothelowman Principal Jeff Brown said the natural elements surrounding the property drove the architecture behind the project.“Defined by a splendid location next to the Brisbane River, golf course and waterway, we were given the opportunity to deliver a high-quality, private and intimate apartment dwellings, very favourable to an owner-occupier buyer,” Mr Brown said.“The building was designed to reflect the meandering of the Brisbane River; white and dark tones fold against one another, allowing for deep shadows to play across the facade exaggerating form through movement.”Mr Brown said the interiors showcased a light and simple finish allowing owner-occupiers to personalise their own apartments.“Generous spaces combine considered joinery and fixtures to match the requirement for an understated sense of luxury,” he said.Newport features an internal atrium with mature palm trees and natural airflow.The development’s remaining apartments include riverfront residences ranging in size from 109sq m to 165sq m with prices starting at $755,000 and ranging to $1.525 million.last_img read more

Luxurious home in cul-de-sac perfect for growing families

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first_imgMore from newsFor under $10m you can buy a luxurious home with a two-lane bowling alley5 Apr 2017Military and railway history come together on bush block24 Apr 201915 Leo Place, Bridgeman Downs.Through the large single pivot timber door, you are greeted by a multitude of formal and informal spaces all perfectly positioned throughout the home. The lower level is superbly sitting atop bamboo floors throughout. From the foyer, the floor-to-ceiling glass exhibits the ‘cosy’ leg of the pool. 15 Leo Place, Bridgeman Downs.Mr Devery said every room in the home was ensuited.“The way we’ve built the house is so that families with kids can move in, no matter what age,” he said. “Having the bedroom ensuites, and rumpus room upstairs, it’s the perfect set-up for kids to grow and stay at home until they are 30 years old.” 15 Leo Place, Bridgeman Downs.The pool is not just a pool but a distinct water feature of the luxurious home.A dedicated theatre room with blackout curtaining is off the foyer. Adjacent, the first of the living rooms, spacious and seamlessly connect to the family room. Mr Devery said the home was in a lovely street.“We are surrounded by homes of equal or better value,” he said.“The property is situated in a very high part of Bridgeman Downs. “The home gets beautiful breezes.”The property is walking distance to restaurants and close to public transport.center_img 15 Leo Place, Bridgeman Downs.After almost two years at their Bridgeman Downs home, David and Carmel Devery have a desire to be closer to Brisbane’s CBD.The couple, who have three children, built their home at 15 Leo Place, and said their kids were studying at UQ and wanted to live closer to St Lucia.The five-bedroom, four-bathroom property has many standout features, including a massive kitchen which flows onto the living and dining areas.last_img read more

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