January 5, 2020

In early February a new era of Chevron Island will begin. The much-awaited Green Bridge will open, connecting the island with the Evandale precinct and the Home of the Arts (HOTA).

“The 3,000 people milling around the precinct will positively impact the island, with many strolling across the bridge to enjoy our cafes, restaurants and boutique stores,” believes Chevron Island Business and Residents Association (CIBRA) President,...

As house prices continue to push many out of the market in Sydney and Melbourne, many are choosing to head north and upgrade their lifestyle. ORM takes a look at the trend of interstate migrators – and the beautiful WaterPoint residences that are capturing the imagination of this growing market…

Locals know how much the Gold Coast has to offer. We know, all too well, the incredible lifestyle, beautiful beaches, superb surf, end...

Hundreds of solar installation companies have gone out of business in recent years, leaving thousands of solar systems ‘orphaned’ - many of them faulty. Enter Harvey Norman, Australia’s most trusted name in household and business goods…

Hundreds of solar installation companies have gone out of business in recent years, leaving thousands of solar systems ‘orphaned’ - many of them faulty.

Consumers have been left powerless, litera...

A stunning new building right in the heart of Main Beach will offer residents the pinnacle of luxury coupled with a relaxed coastal feel. You could be one of the few who will be lucky enough to call White home…

Locals know all too well that Main Beach has much more to offer than just the beach. That’s not to say that the beach isn’t incredibly impressive — it is — but the hidden gems of cafes, restaurants, shops coupled with th...

July 5, 2019

A new report by independent property analyst Michael Matusik shows Mahala is bucking the trend towards smaller apartments, with about 70 per cent of new units being built on the Gold Coast offering under 100sqm of living space.

By contrast, more than a third of Mahala’s 94 residences are 150sqm-plus, giving buyers more room when making the transition from the family home to an apartment.

Mr Matusik says 100sqm-plus units are in...

January 13, 2019

Proving that the Gold Coast is now one of the most sophisticated cities in the nation, I was recently delighted to open new showrooms for luxury motoring brands Maserati and Ferrari. They have added an extra touch of class to Ferry Road in Southport, and the dealers are expecting strong sales to those who love the best things in life.

      The symbolism for the Gold Coast’s strong economy could not be more appropriate. I was a...

January 13, 2019

Travelling to the Indonesian island of Lombok 10 days after the big earthquake and five days after the third significant quake last August, Sam Beau Patrick was apprehensive. She had no idea what to expect and wasn’t too sure what she could offer, except that she had an urge to be there to offer help...

With a major charity drive going on in Australia to support our farmers at the time of my departure to Lombok, many of my frie...

The $60m development at John Flynn Private Hospital is building momentum…

John Flynn Private Hospital’s 25th anniversary year has seen the kick off one of the Hospital’s largest ever developments. Stage 1 of the $60 million development is nearing completion with the final fit-out of the newly built John Flynn Specialist Suites finished. This new building will house 21 new specialist suites.


John Flynn Private Hospital Chief Exe...

Owner-occupancy is on the rise as apartment design changes on the Gold Coast.

Owner occupancy in the central coast strip between Main Beach and Kirra is set to trend upward over the coming years, with the introduction of a new generation of apartments and homes suited to permanent residents.

       Property expert David Higgins says that while dwellings designed for investors have dominated the Gold Coast skyline in recent years...

July 7, 2018

Helensvale has evolved from being somewhere people used to simply drive through on their way to the theme parks into a thriving suburb with enviable lifestyle amenities.

Villawood Properties’ $500 million community – The Surrounds – is at the heart of the suburb and is now one of the most well-connected communities in the country.

“Today, Helensvale is the gateway to the Gold Coast and is regarded as the new interchange with the...

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