Plans for $75m shopping village in Cannon Hill

first_imgA high street shopping village at Cannon Hill is a step closer to reality as developer Anthony John Group prepares the next stage of its $600 million East Village project.A development application has now been lodged for a new $75 million retail and residential precinct consisting of three, six-storey buildings.Set for release mid-2016, the stage will include the first 1000sqm of retail space, along with 140 one, two and three-bedroom apartments.The project will be built around five kilometres from Brisbane’s CBD.A development application has been lodged for the next stage of the East Village project.The latest residential stock will include two and three-bedroom ground-floor terrace apartments, secure underground parking and 1200sqm of landscaped parkland.Designed in conjunction with Cox Rayner Architects, the buildings are deliberately separated to allow light and breezes to flow freely between the spaces with access for pedestrians linking the park and high street.Anthony John Group CEO Shane Bulloch says buyer interest in the project is strong.The proposal includes 140 one, two and three-bedroom apartments.The current $42 million residential release, The Quarters, is already sold out and due for completion mid-May.“The first two releases sold out well in advance of completion and we are encouraged by the continuing strength of public interest,” Bulloch says.More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home3 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor9 hours ago“It demonstrates to us that East Village is meeting the demand for excellent quality lifestyle amenity and new apartment offerings in the area.“We are also pleased by what we can see happening within the development.“Renters are becoming buyers, buyers are referring friends and family, so there is a real community forming of people who have become passionate advocates for East Village.”On completion East Village will include shops, cafes, a cinema, up to 1,000 apartments and a hotel, transforming Cannon Hill into a destination hub.This story was originally published on Quest.last_img read more

WWE Wrestling World Wrestling Championship: Bajrang Punia settles for silver in Budapest

first_imgNew Delhi: Arjuna awardee Bajrang Punia settled for silver in the 65 kg category of the World Wrestling Championship after losing to Japan’s Takuto Otoguro in the final at Budapest on Monday night.The 24-year-old Bajrang lost to 19-year-old Takuto Otoguro 9-16 in a 65kg gold medal bout, in which the Japanese proved to be technically superior to the Indian.Read more | Supreme Court verdict on nationwide ban on firecrackers ahead of Diwali todayHowever, even in the defeat, Bajrang created history for the country by becoming the first Indian to win two world championship medals, having clinched a bronze in the 2013 edition.Also Read | Four-time World Cup winners India Blind Cricket Team set to create more historyPunia had also won the gold medal in the Asian Games and Commonwealth Games earlier this year. For all the Latest Sports News News, WWE Wrestling News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.last_img read more