152 Fitzgerald St


Negotiating an extra floor, early compensation for future road widening and effective fire solution underwrote project!



  • Integrated office and apartment development with innovative design.



  • Major street road widening significantly reducing site potential.

  • Impossible setback of 32m to top floor.

  • Strong rear neighbour opposition.



  • First time approval through JDAP.

  • Designed so every unit has never to be built-out city or park views.

  • Major concessions on setbacks including an extra floor, and successfully contested no 1600mm screens to northern elevation.

  • Organised early compensation paid to client for future road widening.

  • Only one stair, no sprinklers, pumps or tanks.

  • Public Art incorporated to rear to placate neighbours.


40 Apartments with Rooftop Garden &

Ground Floor Commercial Tenancy

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