If you’re looking at purchasing a new family home, you may not have considered apartment living. At Latitude Leighton Beach by Mirvac, an increasing number of families are calling the ocean side development home. Mirvac have already built a number of stunning architecturally designed apartment buildings at Leighton Beach, like the almost sold-out Latitude building. Compass by Mirvac is their next exciting project that re-imagines urban life for West Australian families. We take a walk through an apartment in the Latitude development, to get a feel for what we could expect for Mirvac’s Compass development, which is being built in 2019.
The Benefits of Apartment Living for Families
An increasing number of families are discovering the benefits of living in an apartment and realising that the Australian dream does not necessarily have to include that huge house on a quarter acre block – most new house and land packages are much smaller these days. Busy lifestyles coupled with a love of being active and outdoors, lends to apartment living much more now, than 30 years ago.
There are so many advantages to living in a smaller space. Far less time is spent on household chores, and there’s next to no gardening – though lush indoor plants and balcony herb gardens will keep green thumbs happy!
A reduced amount of household duties and maintenance means more time to enjoy the things you love with your family, which is handy as Compass by Mirvac is being built just 200 meters from Leighton Beach.
What can Compass by Mirvac Offer Families?
Each architecturally designed apartment includes open plan living with a beautifully appointed kitchen, dining and lounge area.
The kitchens feature Smeg or Miele appliances, stone benchtops and integrated appliances that beg for someone to cook up a storm.
Many apartments feature study nooks, as well as spacious, double sized bedrooms. And good news – an apartment doesn’t have to be cluttered, with many clever storage solutions, hidden laundries and lots of built in wardrobe space.
There are also luxurious, well sized bathrooms, perfect for a bubble bath!
A secure lock up and leave lifestyle offers a freedom to travel and leave your home without any security concerns. Intercoms and multi-point access cards also offer peace of mind for when you are at home. The apartments offer smart design features like a master power switch that turns off lights and air-conditioning as you leave. This clever energy saving means less running costs, making purchasing an apartment at Mirvac Compass more affordable.
There will be plenty of outdoor space to explore with private manicured gardens and a rooftop sunset lounge for entertaining.
There’s so Much on Your Doorstep at Compass by Mirvac
What a stunning location! Imagine long summer days spent with your family swimming, morning strolls with a takeaway coffee or picnics on the beach. The Fremantle Surf Club is located on Leighton Beach, perfect for signing your family up for Nippers or social memberships. For your furry friends, the Mosman-Leighton Dog beach is just a little further north.
Also directly opposite the apartment are cycle ways and green open space perfect for a ball game or picnic.
There are an abundance of child and dog friendly eateries opposite the apartment complex, these include the renowned Bib and Tucker, The Orange Box café is great for coffee and casual snacks, and there’s the new Pura Vida Trattoria Italian restaurant too.
At Compass, Fremantle, Cottesloe and the rest of the western suburbs are so accessible. Commuting is also a breeze with the North Fremantle Train Station just over the road! Fremantle is only one stop away. Travel in the other direction and you’ll arrive in the Perth CBD in just 21 minutes. There’s a multitude of quality primary and secondary schools, both government and private, within a 3km radius. Major shopping centres of Fremantle and the Claremont Quarter are also just minutes away.
More about Compass by Mirvac
Compass offers premium, beachside one, two and three bedroom apartments, which are currently selling off the plan. The popular development is already over 40% sold and is set amongst higher priced, completed apartments within Latitude Leighton Beach.
Buying off the plan has so many benefits. It allows you to customise your apartment with the choice of premium upgrades, finishes, fixtures and option of colour schemes that suit your family’s style. With construction commencing in 2019, that means families have more time to save, prior to settlement. First Home Buyers offers exchange on only 5% deposit instead of the regular 10%. Mirvac also offers a $5K top up the WA Government’s First Home Owner Grant of $10K. This makes Compass an even more affordable prospect for such a prime location – meaning you can afford to live beach side!
And if you just can’t wait – limited apartments are still available in the Latitude development.
If you don’t want to compromise on location and lifestyle. Invest in your family’s future at Compass by Mirvac – it’s a great place for kids to grow up with the beach over the road and parklands nearby.
Find out more on the Compass by Mirvac website or visit the sales office, opposite Bib and Tucker.
Find Mirvac Leighton Beach at Prima 102, Leighton Beach Boulevard, North Fremantle
Sales Office open 12pm to 5pm on weekdays and 10am to 4pm on weekends.
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