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Ashgrove Golf Club retirement living development

After initially identifying the opportunities for retirement living with Ashgrove Golf Club, Jensen Bowers’ surveyors and town planners are now part of the project team delivering this visionary development. In the wake of Australia’s ageing population, Ashgrove Golf Club’s proposal seeks to create a new “lifestyle hub” for seniors. The joint-venture, with retirement operator Retire Australia, will deliver … read more

Child Care Development Boom in Queensland

Jensen Bowers Planning Manager and expert development advisor, Ben Haynes, is witnessing a boom in Early Childhood and Child Care centre development in Queensland. In a recent interview with Channel 7, Childcare facility boom headed to south east, easing waiting lists, which aired last week, Ben revealed the development hot spots and new centres around Brisbane. … read more

Jensen Bowers gains approval for Chevron Island development

Jensen Bowers is delighted to announce our successful application for a major development on Stanhill Drive, Chevron Island, approved by Gold Coast City Council. The decision made during yesterday’s Full Council meeting approves a 41-storey, multi-residential development comprising 210 apartments for client AUS MOD Pty Ltd. AUS MOD’s CEO, David Murray, engaged Jensen Bowers’ experienced Town Planners to coordinate, … read more

Have your say on unit development in Toowoomba – closing soon!

There are only three days left to have your say on Toowoomba Regional Council’s proposal to down-zone significant areas of land around commercial centres from the Multiple Unit zone to the Neighbourhood Character zone. There is evidence that with a flexible approach, character houses can be protected and co-exist with vital infill higher density residential development. Jensen … read more

JB opens new office in Bundall, Gold Coast

JENSEN BOWERS is pleased to confirm the opening of our new Bundall office, on Queensland’s Gold Coast. This represents another exciting step for Jensen Bowers after the opening of our Sydney office last month. We now have full time representation in these two important locations to service the ever-increasing demand for our professional services in … read more

JB Prize supports aspiring Planners at Griffith University

Last week, JB’s Town Planning team had morning tea with Tiana Hill, winner of Jensen Bowers’ 2016 Urban and Environmental Planning Prize, to congratulate her on this outstanding achievement. The annual JB prize, now in its second year, is awarded to the highest-achieving third-year Urban and Environment Planning student, studying at Griffith University. Tiana who is studying … read more

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Sydney office now open for business

Jensen Bowers is pleased to announce the opening of our first office in New South Wales, bringing expertise in Town Planning and Development Advisory to Sydney’s CBD. Following the firm’s growth in NSW, our presence in Sydney provides exciting opportunities for our clients, building on the strength of the development and property market in this region. … read more

JB demonstrates latest service offerings

The JB team had a great morning on the Gold Coast last Thursday, demonstrating Jensen Bowers Group’s Drone and 3D High Definition Laser Scanning capabilities and discussing their various applications. Clients eagerly looked on as the Drone flew and mapped the surrounding parklands while the Scanner created a 3D cloud data set of surrounding features. … read more

$96 million twin tower development proposed for Upper Mt Gravatt

Jensen Bowers is excited to be part of a new $96 million mixed-use development comprising twin 15 storey towers at Upper Mt Gravatt in Brisbane. Developer, Raykong Property, have proposed a 174 apartment complex on a 3154sqm residential parcel at 7-15 Cremin Street. If approved, the project’s towers will be the highest in Upper Mt … read more

Andrew McLean joins the JB team

Jensen Bowers is proud to announce and welcome Andrew McLean to our successful team of planners. With more than 13 years’ experience, Andrew is a highly knowledgeable Urban Planner with strengths in strategic and statutory planning. Andrew has demonstrated experience in master planning, development permitting, planning assessment, tribunal appearances, infrastructure planning and transport planning. Having … read more