Apartment Living: Verve apartments set to have a presence in Newcastle

TOWERING: An artist's impression of development Verve, which is scheduled for completion in 2019 and at 19 storeys high will have a presence in Newcastle's skyline.
TOWERING: An artist's impression of development Verve, which is scheduled for completion in 2019 and at 19 storeys high will have a presence in Newcastle's skyline.

It will be the tallest building in Newcastle, standing 19 storeys high.

Verve will comprise twin towers with stunning views of Newcastle and its surrounds.

Street Property Group’s Helen Paliokas is marketing four off-the-plan apartments in the King Street complex, which is under construction and scheduled for completion mid-2019.

Two are on level 17, both with three bedrooms and three bathrooms and two side-by-side car spaces.

One has a north-east aspect and panoramic views and carries a price tag of $1.85 million.

The master bedroom has its own private north-east-facing balcony and the total size of the apartment is 166 square metres. It has high ceilings through the living space and timber flooring.

The other is being marketed for $1.6 million. There are only three apartments on level 17 of each tower.

She is also selling a three-bedroom sub-penthouse apartment on level 18 for $1.15 million and a three-bedroom residence on level 16 for $1.125 million.

The complex features a green space in the form of a raised garden on level three nearly 60 metres in length.

In total there are 212 apartments in the Miller Property Corporation development, including studios, one, two and three-bedroom residences as well as five-bedroom penthouses.

Ms Paliokas said the one and two-bedroom apartments had “basically sold out” and there were limited three-bedroom ones left.

On a smaller scale, Walkom Real Estate’s Greg Handsaker is marketing a two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment in a boutique complex of 23 on Bolton Street in Newcastle with a price guide of $725,000.

Robinson Property’s Tony Reville is marketing a two-bedroom apartment on level 10 of the Pinnacle complex on Hunter Street, Newcastle for $590,000.

Ray White’s Barry Price and Demika Crow are selling off-the-plan studio apartments in The Grounds at Callaghan for $335,000 to $345,000.

PRDnationwide’s Lynette Allison has just sold a two-bedroom apartment in the Spire complex above Marketown Shopping Centre in Newcastle West for $682,500. PRD also sold a two-bedroom apartment in Arena on Shortland Esplanade for $930,000.