• 14/03/2018First-home estate for Tarneit - A Melbourne-based developer is set to build a 900-home estate in Tarneit aimed at first-home buyers. Growland is planning the ‘Marigold’ estate on a 65-hectare site near the intersection of Derrimut and Dohertys roads. The project has been described as Read More
  • 25/01/2018Growland plans $258m residential community in Melbourne’s west - Melbourne-based Growland has bought a development site in Melbourne’s west for a $258 million residential project as the city’s housing market continues to fire. The 26.18ha parcel in Fraser Rise, previously Plumpton, will see a 430-lot house and land development Read More
  • 18/01/2018Towers get go-ahead - Council approves amendments to $600 million development. A SIX-TOWER residential, office and retail mega-complex with more than 900 dwellings has been given the green light to be built within Footscray’s Josephs Rd precinct. The $600 million Victoria Square development, on Read More
  • 29/11/2017Get to know Bruce Chan, founder of Growland - Bruce Chan is the chairman and founder of Melbourne development company, Growland. He told SCHWARTZWILLIAMS that one of the reasons for his success is his ability to face obstacles with enthusiasm, and to constantly learn and improve along the way. Read More
  • 27/10/2017Creating places for people: how to build the ideal community - Urban planning and residential design are at the core of every community, dictating how we as a society work, live and play. The quality of our communities has a significant impact on our daily lives, including our physical and mental Read More
  • 13/10/2017The Best Investment You Can Make for Your Lifestyle - Now more than ever, we as a society are prioritising ourselves, our time and our lifestyle over anything else. This is evident in the rise of convenience-based services and products, such as Uber Eats, Youfoodz, Uber and Airtasker, and our Read More
  • 12/09/2017Growland aims for local buyers as Victoria Square’s second Stage is launched - On the back of selling 90% of apartments within the first Victoria Square tower, developer Growland has launched the second stage of the development located in Footscray's Joseph Road Precinct. Growland will now pursue the local owner-occupier market even more Read More
  • 14/08/2017Get to know Ronald Chan, CEO of developer Growland - Ronald Chan has been appointed CEO of Growland, and has been tasked with leading the company in a new growth phase. Chan grew up in Hong Kong, but went to university in Melbourne, and currently has five projects underway. How did you Read More
  • 28/07/2017Melbourne’s New Most Eatable City - Melbourne’s dining scene is world-renown for its exceptional quality, diversity and the sheer passion of locals who love it so much they’ve been labelled ‘foodies’. While over the years various areas of the city have been labelled food meccas or Read More
  • 14/07/2017Next Generation Footscray Living - Phase one of Victoria Square, the new six-tower $600 million masterplanned precinct in Footscray recently launched with 70 per cent of apartments already sold. Playing a pivotal role in Footscray’s rejuvenation, Victoria Square by Australian-based developer Growland has been popular Read More
  • 28/06/2017Victoria Square in inner west catching the eye of outer suburbs’ buyers - APARTMENTS with high amenity in Melbourne’s inner west are gaining the attention of homeowners in the outer suburbs, according to developer Growland. The company’s chief executive, Ronald Chan, said phase one of Victoria Square, its six-tower $600 million masterplanned precinct Read More
  • 23/06/2017Victoria Square Only Has 30% Left To Give On Launch Day - Phase one of Victoria Square, the new six-tower $600 million masterplanned precinct in Footscray, will launch to public on the weekend with 70 per cent of apartments already sold. Playing a pivotal role in Footscray’s rejuvenation, Victoria Square by Australian-based Read More
  • 22/06/2017The Trending Melbourne Suburb That’s Flying Under The Radar - As a cultural hotspot in Melbourne’s West, the suburb of Footscray is eclectic and vibrant. What was once an industrial area, thanks to its recent regeneration Footscray is fast joining the ranks of suburbs like Fitzroy and Collingwood with an Read More
  • 29/05/2017Joseph Road Precinct’s Final Application Sails Toward Reality; Now For The Task Of Delivery - Near on a year after being submitted, Footscray's last major development within the Joseph Road Precinct is all but reality. Last week it was recommended by internal planners that Maribyrnong Council's City Development Special Committee issue a Notice of Decision Read More
  • 11/05/2017Victoria Square, Footscray’s visionary lifestyle precinct - Promising an incredible lifestyle precinct in increasingly popular Footscray, Victoria Square is tapping into the area’s energetic transformation. Developer Growland is creating the kind of mixed-use precinct from which both new residents and the existing community will benefit. And the Read More
  • 08/05/2017Fears tax break may push home prices up - Prices at the affordable end of the property market could rise by up to $18,000 from July in Victoria, when stamp duty concessions for first-home buyers begin, according to a prominent buyer’s agent. The state government has ­announced a housing Read More
  • 11/04/2017Growland: Leveraging Scale And Amenity To Find An “Affordable” Housing Solution - In the midst of a heated debate over housing affordability, developer Growland believes it has struck the right balance between the scale of its $600 million Victoria Square development and attractive amenity to be able to offer its one-bedroom apartments Read More
  • 10/04/2017Victoria Square To Deliver Affordable Entry To Melbourne’s Inner Ring - The first stage of Footscray’s new $600 million project, Victoria Square, is providing one of the last remaining opportunities to enter the popular inner ring suburbs at an affordable price. Victoria Square’s first tower is offering 61 square metre one-bedroom Read More
  • 05/04/2017GROWLAND POSITIONS VICTORIA SQUARE AS AN AFFORDABLE BUYER OPTION - Affordability is the buzz word, and has been for some time in regards to Melbourne's property scene. It's quite hard to escape the plethora of articles on the pressing issue at the moment, and understandably so. One such article in Read More
  • 02/04/2017Victoria Square to deliver affordable entry to Melbourne - This is the first release since the highly-anticipated project received masterplan approval in 2016, under its previous name, Joseph Place. The first tower is offering 61sqm one-bedroom plus study apartments at $298,000 – well below Melbourne’s median price for a Read More
  • 30/03/2017High rise too hot: Growland snaps up Melb house-and-land site - Melbourne developer Growland has joined the rush of Asian-backed developers moving out of the cooling inner-city apartment market and into the strongly performing outer suburban land market after paying more than $70 million for a site in the city's west. Read More
  • 23/03/2017Property developers take early hit on stamp duty ahead of Victorian government cuts - Developers and builders are copping hits into the tens of thousands of dollars by covering stamp duty for their first-home buyer customers, in order to avoid a lull in the market ahead of the official tax cut later this year. Read More
  • 11/10/2016A new era for Footscray as apartment towers go up and younger people buy in - A long-awaited football win for the Western Bulldogs is not the only sign of change in the once proud blue-collar neighbourhood. The suburb itself is transforming — and quickly. Footscray is undergoing an apartment boom, with more than 1350 units Read More
  • 18/05/2016Growland Plans 600M Mixed-use Project in Footscray - Development group Growland have launched a $600 million mixed-use masterplanned urban village at Footscray. Growland plans to develop its 13,500 sqm site at 8 Hopkins St into six buildings comprising 1000 apartments, a potential hotel and 4,000 sqm of retail Read More
  • 11/05/2016Growland plans $600m Joseph Place urban village for Footscray - A HUGE $600 million urban development is being planned for a key site in Footscray close to the banks of the Maribyrnong River. Property developer Growland wants to turn the 13,500 sqm site at 8 Hopkins St, Footscray into an Read More
  • 06/05/2016Footscray village to include elevated Olympic running track - A new mixed-use urban village, which will include Melbourne’s first elevated Olympic running track, has been revealed as part of a planned $600 million development in Footscray. Designed by Melbourne architectural firm Kavellaris Urban Design (KUD), the precinct will be Read More
  • 30/04/2016Going Up in Growing West - Footscray is set for a fresh boom in apartment construction, with two of the suburb’s largest residential projects to further transform the skyline of the gentrifying suburb. A mixed-use development of about 940 apartments in planned for an old car Read More
  • 26/04/2016Growland Group Readies Joseph Place as Footscray’s Next Super Project - Footscray is set to accommodate another massive apartment project within the Joseph Place Precinct Urban Renewal Area as developer Growland Group prepares to launch Joseph Place. Set over a 13,500 square metre former Toyota dealership, the site is currently in Read More
  • 22/04/2016Growland Spearheads $600m Melbourne Development - Melbourne’s inner west is set to undergo further renewal with plans in place by local developer Growland for a largely residential project overlooking the Maribyrnong River. The 1000-unit apartment complex at 8 Hopkins Street Footscray, named Joseph Place, will be the closest Read More
  • 21/04/2016Growland goes west with $600m Project in Melbourne’s Footscray - THE gentrification of Melbourne’s inner west is about to take a big step forward with plans by local developer Growland for a $600 million mostly residential project overlooking the Maribyrnong River. The 1000-unit apartment complex is slated for the Joseph Read More