Why locals and interstate investors are looking to Sunshine Coast’s Maroochydore for value and opportunity

Ever since the new Maroochydore CBD was gazetted back in 2015, locals and interstate investors have had their eyes on what is fast becoming the focal point of the Sunshine Coast. The most prominent developer in the Maroochydore region for the last two decades has been Habitat Development Group, who have been developing and building apartments in the area since 2005. They’re […]

Philanthropists’ Buderim home listed with $3.85m price guide

It was the ultimate pandemic purchase – a luxury house in Buderim bought online after a Facetime call from travel-restricted Bali. Fortunately for philanthropist couple Lisa Kenny and Eric Metanomski, the decision to buy 20 Horseshoe Bend at the height of Covid proved a smart decision. Now, after two years of living in the three storey house […]

Between the lake and the beach: How Bask is taking in the best of Bokarina

In a significant development for the Sunshine Coast region, Brisbane-based developer Gardner Vaughan Group has introduced a collection of contemporary beachside apartments to the coastal pocket of Bokarina. Their latest project, Bask, will sit perfectly on the popular Bokarina Boulevard, just a couple of hundred metres from the beach. There’s even direct beach access at the end of the street through […]

Doonan: Prices have increased 73 per cent at this dreamy Noosa ‘burb

In the gentle embrace of Noosa Valley’s hinterland and a mere whisper from the coast lies the serene suburb of Doonan. Here, residents are treated to nature’s daily spectacle of sunsets over hill country and evenings lit with crackling fires and fireflies. It’s where the allure of Noosa’s bustling energy meets the tranquillity of acreage […]

Olympian Debbie Flintoff-King strikes gold in Queensland real estate sell off

An Olympic gold medallist is in line for a luxury home upgrade after the first of three properties she has listed sold for $3.75m. The Sunshine Coast riverfront holiday home owned by Aussie sports legend Debbie Flintoff-King and her coach husband Phil King was the richest sale from a bumper weekend of auctions for the […]

Inside the garden so good it’s been crowned Australia’s best

The gardens of Banksia House, a seemingly ancient home left to wrack and ruin, have been awarded the country’s best garden at the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects National Awards. Forgoing formality, owner and landscape designer Kirsti Sheldon of 7B Landscape and Interiors used a native plant palette to blend her design with nature. The […]

The Block cult faves quietly sell record-breaking home

The Block’s 2003 contestants Gavin Atkins and Warren Sonin, long known as Gav and Waz, have quietly sold their Sunshine Coast, Queensland, hinterland retreat for $10m. The couple, who set up their design firm Designer Boys after competing in the first series of the Channel 9 show, bought the Cooroy Mountain estate, Riverdale, for $2.7m […]

Habitat launch Birtinya apartment development St Clair

Prominent Sunshine Coast builder developer Habitat Development Group has launched its newewst apartment development on the waters in Birtinya, near Bokarina. The $150 million development, St Clair, on two side-by-side blocks on Waterfront Retreat, will comprise two eight-level residential towers with 200 two, three and four-bedroom apartments. There will be a maximum of 13 apartments […]

Low-Profile Apartment Plans Lodged for Caloundra Hilltop

New low-profile development plans have been filed for a large amalgamated site on a Sunshine Coast hilltop across the road from two heritage-listed lighthouses. It would comprise 18 three and four-bedroom apartments across five levels built into the side of the hill at 2 and 6 Canberra Terrace, Caloundra. The proposal has been lodged by […]

Inside The Beachfront Buddina apartment development

Developers Scott Property Group are well underway with construction on their latest Sunshine Coast apartment development, The Beachfront Buddina, which is set for completion in early 2024.  The Beachfront Buddina offers a rare opportunity to secure never-to-be-built-out ocean and hinterland view apartments, with each spacious residence featuring aesthetic design, an abundance of natural light, exceptional finishes, stunning views and […]