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We are a Certified B Corp!

We are proud to announce we are now a Certified B Corporation. As a certified B Corp, we’re part of a global community of businesses that meet high standards of social and environmental impact. B Corp’s harness the power of business to promote sustainable development through balancing profit and purpose. To become a B Corp,

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Launching Super Housing Partnerships

The recent announcement by the Federal Government of the National Housing Accord 2022 shone a light on the structural shifts needed to create direct impact into affordable housing across Australia’s capital cities – and created discussions which require urgent actions. Today, we are proud to share the launch of Super Housing Partnerships (SHP), a specialist

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Introducing our latest bulk-buying partnership with Seven Seeds

We’re thrilled to announce our latest partnership with Seven Seeds Coffee Roasters as a part of our bulk-buying initiative for our resident communities.  Recent reports from the Australian Bureau of Statistics and various media outlets have spotlighted the challenges associated with today’s rising cost of living and the subsequent risk of housing displacement as a

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Assemble is now Climate Active certified for its business operations

  We’re proud to announce our recent Climate Active certification for our business operations here at Assemble.   Climate Active is a partnership between the Australian Government and Australian businesses to drive voluntary climate action and is the most rigorous and credible carbon neutral certification available.  Through data collection and carbon assessments, the development and implementation

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Welcome to Cassette, our sustainable eatery in the heart of Kensington

Doors are open at Cassette – the first hospitality offering owned and operated by Assemble. Situated beneath Assemble’s pilot Assemble Futures project (38 Albermarle St. Kensington) and powered by 100% accredited GreenPower® energy, the café focuses on sustainable food practices and delivers a seasonal menu that champions local producers and makers. Our head chef Laura

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Introducing Assemble Connect

Assemble is committed to developing sustainable and environmentally conscious homes for our residents. To achieve this goal across our buildings, we are proud to offer Assemble Connect – an affordable GreenPower® energy service that makes opting in an easy decision.  Our buildings are fully electric, and we have made a commitment as a business to

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Residents start their Assemble Futures homeowner journey at 38 Albermarle St. Kensington

We’re thrilled to have welcomed residents of 38 Albermarle St. (formerly 393 Macaulay Rd.) Kensington into their homes, and Assemble’s first project delivered under Assemble Futures. The 73-apartment development is an important step in our Assemble Futures Built-to-rent-to-own (BTRTO) strategy. Initially developed with the support of ANZ, Assemble Futures offers an innovative pathway to home

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Grace at her Internship

Grace reflects on her internship with Assemble

From February to May this year, Grace Mulquiney interned with us while she completed the penultimate year of her Bachelor of Construction at Melbourne University. Grace shares her thoughts about working at Assemble below. How did you hear about Assemble and what made you reach out for the internship opportunity? I initially heard about Assemble

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Make Ventures Acquires $40m Preston Site for Assemble Portfolio

We are set to expand our Build to Rent portfolio with our parent company Make Ventures (MAKE) acquiring the current Preston Toyota site for $40 million from McMillan Property Group. Situated on 1.6ha, the landholding comprises 687-717 High St, 19 Regent St and 58-60 William St, Preston. It will be transformed into a significant mixed-use

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15 Thompson St. Kensington

Construction of 15 Thompson St. Kensington to commence in April 2022

We’re excited to announce that we have secured planning approval of our 199-apartment Build to Rent to Own development, 15 Thompson St, Kensington with construction firm Hacer awarded the contract to deliver the project. Australia’s largest superannuation fund, AustralianSuper, will invest in the project that provides a pathway to home ownership for moderate-income buyers. AustralianSuper

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