Lendlease tries its hand at co-working

Australian developer Lendlease is jumping on the co-working bandwagon and taking its employees along with it.

About 100 of its 550 staff here will be moving into a co-working space at OUE Downtown in the Central Business District, partially in preparation for similar zones at its own upcoming office towers at the Paya Lebar Quarter (PLQ).

Co-working spaces are working environments shared by people employed by different companies. Continue reading


Paya Lebar condo aims to score home run

The Park Place Residences at Paya Lebar Quarter (PLQ) will open for a preview tomorrow.

The 429-unit development will be the third condo project to hit the market this year, after The Clement Canopy in Clementi and Grandeur Park Residences in Tanah Merah.

Developer Lendlease yesterday said it is confident there will be a good take-up for the 99-year leasehold Paya Lebar project. Continue reading

His vision – a vibrant, sustainable Paya Lebar Quarter

To carve out a big chunk of Paya Lebar and transform it into a sustainable and modern urban space, while also respecting its deep historical and cultural ties, is quite the gargantuan task.

It is one that now rests on the shoulders of Mr Richard Paine, a 51-year-old Australian leading the Paya Lebar Quarter transformation project for developer Lendlease. Continue reading