Forbes Residences, Applecross
WOHA and MJA Studio
The Forbes Residences, located in the Kintail Quarter precinct, is a $52m mixed-use project for Mustera Property Group, bringing ultra-luxury apartment living to Applecross. Designed in collaboration with international award winning Singaporean architecture firm, WOHA and Perth based MJA Studio, the concept of a ‘vertical village’ is at the core of the design concept.
Features of development
Forbes Residences have been designed to set new benchmarks for quality, innovation and sustainability in the Perth premium apartment market.
The 13-storey development comprises of 37 high-end apartments, infinity pool, gym, function room, 20 short stay apartments, podium level commercial tenancies including community gardens, co-working spaces and a civic hall.
Forbes Residences offers 34 three- and four-bedroom apartments and has been designed as a vertical village, with four apartments per floor and a landscaped sky garden every three levels.
The development will also include a limited number of corporate-stay accommodation units, together with boutique retail and commercial space.
The development will also incorporate key sustainability features. Forbes Residences is targeting a five-star GreenStar rating, with natural cross ventilation throughout the building, wind scoops to ventilate basement levels with fresh air, rooftop solar powering common area services and recycled wastewater for garden irrigation.
Highlights so far
The design for Forbes Residences has been led by award-winning Singapore-based architecture firm WOHA, supported by Perth firm MJA Studio.
WOHA is globally recognised for integrating environmental and social principles throughout its designs, with flagship projects including the luxury PARKROYAL COLLECTION Pickering Hotel in Singapore. Forbes Residences is the firm’s first project in WA.