Country Garden Australia

Advised Country Garden on its Windermere development, one of the largest mixed-use masterplanned communities in Melbourne’s West. Corrs is acting on the delivery of this project focussed on establishment of a display village, numerous stages of residential lots and development of various superlots (including four schools). Corrs has also advised CGA in relation to the establishment of a domestic building and brand for the sale and construction of CGA’s designed townhouses.

Frasers Property Australia

Acted for the consortium between Frasers Group, Citta Property and Mission Housing Australia in respect of its success bid for Ivanhoe Estate, a development site at Macquarie Park owned by Land and Housing Corporation NSW. The 8.2 hectare site will be transformed over the 10-12 years under a project delivery agreement into an integrated neighbourhood of more than 3,000 dwellings including social housing dwellings mixed with affordable and private housing. The Ivanhoe development is the first major project that will be delivered under the NSW Government’s Future Directions for Social Housing in NSW strategy and Communities Plus redevelopment program.

Mirvac Green Square Development

Acted for the Mirvac in relation to its development of Green Square. Acted for the Mirvac in relation to its development of Green Square. Green Square is considered one of the largest urban renewal projects in Australia. We advised Mirvac on complex title structure arrangements and the delivery of over 200 residential apartments at Green Square in 2014. Over the next 10 years, this mixed use development will house approximately 5,500 residents and provide for a workforce of over 7,000 people.

Mirvac

Acted for Mirvac on its “The Peninsula” development at Burswood, Western Australia. Corrs is advising the structuring, drafting and negotiation of development agreements and sale contracts in relation to the low-rise development, as well as the development of the 31-level residential ‘Tower 6’. The Peninsula is part of the Burswood Peninsula district structure plan which incorporates the new 60,000 seat Perth Stadium, the new 6-star hotel and significant residential and mixed-use development.

Stockland

Acted on a range of Stockland’s developments including the master planned communities at Altrove, Schofields and Elara, Marsden Park in the north west and south west corridors of Sydney and the development known as ‘The Village’ in Balgowlah which is a mixed use development comprising residential apartments, a retail shopping centre and Masonic Club.

Landream

Acted for Landream on the acquisition of a 1.2-hectare development site from City of Sydney Council at 14-26 Wattle Street, Ultimo, involving the negotiation of a development agreement and option deeds. The site will be developed into apartments as well as public facilities such as a childcare centre and, recreation centre and a through-site walkway link. The development is a major part of the revitalisation of the Pyrmont and Ultimo precinct along with the new Sydney Fish Markets.

Edmondson Square

Advised Frasers Property Group on its multi-staged mixed-use Ed Square development and Edmondson Park in NSW. Corrs has advised on the acquisition of the development site, complex titling & subdivision, off the plan sales for multiple residential apartments, major and retail leasing and advice on embedded networks.

Queensland Government – Gold Coast Light Rail

Continuing to represent the Queensland Government with respect to the proposed Stage 3A of the Gold Coast Light Rail project. Stage Three A includes 7.2 kilometres of dual track; 2 new stations; and associated facilities. The project requires innovative procurement arrangements to facilitate competitive negotiations with the operator of Stage One and Stage 2. We previously represented the Queensland Government with respect to Stage One and Stage Two of this landmark project for Australia.

Grocon

Acting for Grocon on their bid to Sydney Metro Authority for an integrated station development project to develop Pitt Street Metro Station, a mixed-use northern office tower and separate southern residential tower in what is one of Sydney largest development sites.

Woolworths

Acted on the acquisition of 160,000 m2 of land and the subsequent development of Woolworths’ strategic and highly automated distribution centre in Dandenong, Victoria. Corrs subsequently acted on the sale of the land and development by way of fund through sale to Charter Hall.

Crown Resorts – One Barangaroo

Advising Crown Resorts in relation to its iconic six star hotel / retail / residential development at One Barangaroo. Corrs advised on title structuring for the development, drafted the title documentation having regard to current complex title arrangements of the Barangaroo Delivery Authority, prepared the master sales contract with bespoke variations and our Developer Sales Group is acting on the conveyance of the high end luxury apartments.

University of Melbourne

Continues to represent University of Melbourne in relation to its acquisition and development of a new campus to create a world-class engineering school. While the acquisition is being transacted via a contract of sale, a 299-year ground lease was also negotiated to facilitate early access for stage 1 construction on part of the site while the GMH (the previous owner) continues to occupy the balance. As this site is part of innovation precinct at Fishermans Bend and so a site development agreement was required to regulate access, complimentary uses, planning controls etc.

National Australia Bank

Acted in procuring a purpose built, award winning office building in the Melbourne Docklands precinct. The deal involved NAB leasing over 60,000 m2 of commercial office space for an initial term of 15 years with options to extend for two further terms of 5 years. Corrs partnered with NAB from the inception of the deal and our involvement has enabled us to continually add value to this important office project for NAB. Corrs has advised on the legal strategy, bid process, negotiations and legal documentation to help NAB achieve the best possible outcome for its stakeholders.

National Australia Bank

Corrs acts nationally for NAB in its retail and ATM portfolio. Through team work and diligence involving NAB, its property managers (Cushman and Wakefield) and Corrs, we have driven significant efficiencies, consistency of approach and reduced the time between heads of agreement to lease execution.