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by cmet
Mon May 20, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: The Pub
Topic: Commonwealth Games in Adelaide
Replies: 224
Views: 64945

Re: Commonwealth Games in Adelaide

They're just a pissant version of the Olympics, which in itself is just a poor man's football world cup. Hopefully Australia bids on the latter sometime in the medium-term future and Adelaide can host matches for it. “The Olympics is a poor mans football World Cup” Well there it is, the dumbest thi...
by cmet
Thu May 16, 2019 1:42 am
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] SkyCity Adelaide Casino Expansion | 55m | 12 Levels | Hotel
Replies: 906
Views: 233750

[U/C] Re: SkyCity Adelaide Casino Expansion | 55m | 12 Levels | Hotel

From adelaidecasino.com.au FEATURES OF THE EXPANSION > The 12 storey building designed by architects The Buchan Group will house: • A luxury hotel featuring 123 suites with interiors designed by Hecker Guthrie Walter Brooke. The suites and villas will range from 50sqm – 230sqm • Three new signature...
by cmet
Mon May 13, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] 102-120 Wakefield Street | 65m | 14lvls | Office
Replies: 310
Views: 96804

[U/C] Re: 102-120 Wakefield Street | 65m | 14lvls | Office

ghs wrote:
Ho Really wrote:
Sat Feb 16, 2019 4:28 pm
We know Samaras can whinge but let’s give him some credit. He has balls putting up buildings without tennants.

Cheers
How does Samaras get finance for this when he doesn't have tennants ?
Probably a big chunk of equity
by cmet
Fri May 10, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] SkyCity Adelaide Casino Expansion | 55m | 12 Levels | Hotel
Replies: 906
Views: 233750

[U/C] Re: SkyCity Adelaide Casino Expansion | 55m | 12 Levels | Hotel

How much of this will be casino space and how much/ many stories is for other use such as accommodation?
by cmet
Fri May 10, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] GPO Exchange | 85m | 22 Levels | Office
Replies: 461
Views: 134961

[COM] Re: GPO Exchange | 85m | 22 Levels | Office

Just like Grenfell Tower, this is one of those buildings that isn’t wow but will age well I think.


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by cmet
Thu May 09, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Metropolitan Development
Topic: [ONH] Burnside Village (Extension)
Replies: 273
Views: 72861

[ONH] Re: Burnside Village (Extension)

nath91 wrote:I'd expect to see them target the likes of Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Prada, Givenchy etc. and have them setup their first SA stores
Think they make more sense to be in the CBD, somewhere with massive visability like north terrace. Near Tiffany & Co
by cmet
Tue May 07, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: News & Discussion: CBD Retail
Replies: 3323
Views: 655161

Re: News & Discussion: CBD Retail

Paul's warehouse on West Terrace has closed down. I am not surprised to see it closed. The rent must have been huge given the size of the place. Honestly I don't what goes through the mind of some business people in this city. You can only bring in so much money by selling sneakers and sports cloth...
by cmet
Sun May 05, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Uniting Communities | 68m | 19 Levels | Mixed Use
Replies: 365
Views: 115216

[COM] Re: Uniting Communities | 68m | 19 Levels | Mixed Use

gnrc_louis wrote:I quite like it but agree with Jaymz about the top half not looking as good as the bottom half.

Hopefully they at some stage soonish go forward with stage 2 behind this.
What’s the stage 2?
by cmet
Fri May 03, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] Renaissance Arcade | 132m | 40 Levels | Realm Apartments
Replies: 1342
Views: 349029

[COM] Re: Renaissance Arcade | 132m | 40 Levels | Realm Apartments

ml69 wrote:Loving all the subtle angles on this one .... I think it’s gonna be the CBD’s best tower.
No doubt
by cmet
Fri May 03, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [U/C] 11 Frome Street | 138m | 37 Levels | Crowne Plaza / Adelaidean | New tallest
Replies: 1631
Views: 371398

[U/C] Re: 11 Frome Street | 135m | 37 Levels | Crowne Plaza / Adelaidean | New tallest

SBD wrote:Is the pattern visible in the glass close-up the final finish, or is it a bubble-wrap protective coating that will eventually be removed? If it's final, is it on all the panels, or just some?
I think the pattern is only on the glass corner to the south west. Think it’s final finish.
by cmet
Fri May 03, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: CBD Development
Topic: [COM] GPO Exchange | 85m | 22 Levels | Office
Replies: 461
Views: 134961

[COM] Re: GPO Exchange | 85m | 22 Levels | Office

^ speaking of the Grenfell Centre, have they re pained/retreated it or something. It honestly looks close to brand new from the outside condition wise.