Little Projects won two prestigious UDIA VIC 2014 Awards for Tip Top Brunswick East and ILK South Yarra at last Friday’s luncheon at Crown Palladium, cementing Little Projects as an iconic lifestyle focused developer.
The annual UDIA Awards acknowledge developers for their standout commitment to excellence in development.
Little Projects’ Tip Top Brunswick East was awarded the 2014 UDIA VIC Urban Renewal Award for the redevelopment of the former Tip Top Bakery site into a master planned lifestyle precinct of six unique buildings.
Little Projects conceived the $215 million rejuvenation plans for Tip Top Brunswick East located between Edward and Weston Streets, with a strong commitment to maintain and celebrate the site’s iconic history.
Michael Fox, Managing Director of Little Projects, explained that “since launching the development in 2009, the team has worked closely with project architects RotheLowman to ensure the site’s striking heritage was maintained, while creating quality, contemporary living.”
“We are honoured by this achievement as it recognises our efforts to rejuvenate one of Melbourne’s heritage icons for residents and the broader community to enjoy,” says Fox.
Tip Top Brunswick East also been nominated as a finalist in the National UDIA Awards to be held in 2015.
Little Projects’ Tip Top Brunswick East redevelopment also won the Australian Property Institute 2014 Heritage Property Award earlier this year.
Little Projects’ ILK South Yarra was the joint winner of the High Density Development Award.
Located at 227-229 Toorak Road, South Yarra, ILK stands proudly alongside South Yarra’s iconic intersection, Toorak Road and Chapel Street, as a contemporary 24-storey multi-residential development.
Designed by leading architectural practice, Cox Architecture, ILK delivered a broad selection of one-bedroom and two bedroom apartments with luxurious penthouses with views of Melbourne’s city skyline, the bay and beyond.
Little Projects Managing Director Michael Fox said “The project had been one of the most successful for the developer, with the award proving it set the bar for quality multi-residential living.”
“We are immensely honoured to have both Tip Top Brunswick East and ILK South Yarra recognised for excellence in urban development at this year’s UDIA Awards” said Fox.