The Mirvac Group (ASX:MGR) secures new Melbourne development

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by Rachael Jones

Before Christmas the Mirvac Group (ASX:MGR) exchanged contracts to purchase 7-23 Spencer Street in Melbourne, Victoria for a total consideration of $200 million.

The former Melbourne Convention Centre site has convenient connections to Melbourne CBD, Southbank and Docklands, with significant development potential.

Mirvac’s plan is to transform the site into a vibrant mixed-use urban neighbourhood, comprising an office tower, a build-to-rent (BTR) apartment tower of approximately 430 apartments as well as additional commercial space.

Settlement is expected to occur between March 2020 and August 2021.

Shares in the Mirvac Group (ASX:MGR) closed 0.6 per cent higher at $3.24 on Tuesday.

Rachael Jones

Finance News Network
Rachael comes to FNN after working for Fairfax Media covering international breaking news, including the global economy and politics. She joined FNN in February 2018. She has reported on Australia’s finance news for various organisations since 2000 and has also interviewed a number of key business players, including Bill Gates. Rachael has also worked across a number of countries, including the UK and the US.