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122 Roseneath St: Starting with Community – Part 2

Our publication, Assemble Papers, sit down with residents Jessie and Cameron from our first building, 1​22 Roseneath St, Clifton Hill. Launched in 2016, this project served as testing grounds for putting our approach to community and design philosophy into built form.

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Frankie speaks with our financial coach

Our financial coach, Sarah Matzouranis, sat down with Frankie a few weeks ago and gave a sneak peek into some tips & strategies that she’ll be using with our residents to help them realise their home ownership goals.

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Smith Journal x Assemble

We recently collaborated with Luke Ryan from Smith Journal for a piece on 5 alternative housing models across the globe, including co-operative housing in Europe, German zelfbuow or Baugruppe models and the local Murundaka Cohousing Community in Melbourne’s northeast.

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‘Reimagining the Philosophy of Developments’

Abbie Freestone, our Head of Community will be discussing the Assemble Model with Small Giants Developments and Sociable Weaver at MPavilion. The panel themed, ‘Reimagining the Philosophy of Developments’, will be exploring a future where developments are facilitators of vibrant, nurturing, accessible communities.

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Introducing our Financial Coach

We’re excited to welcome Sarah Matzouranis to our growing team as Assemble’s financial coach. Sarah takes a holistic approach to her financial coaching and is a strong believer that good money management is essential for our overall wellbeing.

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‘Housing model is changing the game’

Our managing director, Kris Daff, recently shared some insights into the Assemble Model, including how it differentiates from ‘rent-to-buy’ schemes, with Poppy Johnston from The Fifth Estate.

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Fight for affordable housing

“Our design team is very focused on designing for a ‘full life’ on a small footprint in an apartment that’s affordable.” – Kris Daff, Managing Director of Assemble.

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Game Changer of the Year award for Innovation

Thank you to realestate.com.au for awarding us the 2019 AREA for Innovation – Game Changer of the Year! We’re incredibly lucky to be able to work with our great team of staff, consultants, collaborators and residents on bridging the gap between renting and owning your home via the Assemble Model.

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Living Closer Together Symposium

Next week Assemble Papers will be holding their annual Living Closer Together Symposium at MPavillion. Drop by to one (or all) four of thought-provoking sessions exploring the intersection between design, action and community. 24 November, 11am – 6:30pm.

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Assemble Papers Issue #12 Launch Party

Join us to celebrate the launch of Assemble Papers Issue #12 at MPavilion! This issue explores our (Future) Legacies: from Glen Murcutt’s sustainable architecture to German housing co-operatives, and from the world’s most beautiful playgrounds to Australia’s last cassette tape-maker. Friday the 15th of November, 6-9pm.

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122 Roseneath St: Starting with Community – Part I

Our publication, Assemble Papers, sit down with residents Briony and Andrew from our first building, 1​22 Roseneath St, Clifton Hill. Launched in 2016, this project served as testing grounds for putting our approach to community and design philosophy into built form.

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