Sustainable apartments

Grass is greener

Part of our Common Ground feature on sustainable and liveable strata, this Melbourne apartment block’s residents banded together to install an extensive green roof, with many benefits.

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Building the ‘missing middle’

This compact three-unit development on a very small lot near Fremantle focuses on balancing community, sustainability and affordability.

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High Life Expo 2016: sustainable strata living

Calling all inner Melbourne apartment dwellers: looking to make your home more comfortable and efficient? Keen to reduce common energy bills? Want to know how to get owner-led sustainability projects off the ground in your building? High Life Expo will connect you with others who have already done it, and suppliers and experts who can help.

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The Commons: green design for density

We preview plans for The Commons in issue 19 of Sanctuary.

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Sustainable apartment redesign brings greater energy efficiency

Sanctuary Sustainable Design Directory member EME Design improved the functionality and energy efficiency of this inner city apartment.

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