Iconic Hotels Launches New Hotel As Part of $200m City Precinct
Independent hotel operator Iconic Hotels is on track to deliver its first premium hotel brand, Midnight Hotel, to the Canberra accommodation market later this year.
Abode Hotels signs with rally driver Adrian Coppin
Abode Hotels have announced the sponsorship of rally car driver Adrian Coppin at the Netier National Capital Rally in Canberra.
Geocon injects confidence into the local market signing Woolworths Metro
Geocon, Australia’s 4th largest residential builder/developer, has rebutted against recent property market concerns by securing Woolworths Metro as the anchor tenant at their Republic precinct in Belconnen.
Property giants Geocon and Empire bring inner city buzz to the heart of Gungahlin
Two of Canberra’s powerhouse developers Geocon and Empire have today unveiled a new and exciting development in Gungahlin, located just a short stroll to Stage One of Canberra’s new light rail network.
GEOCON AND ICONIC HOTELS ARE PLEASED TO PRESENT THE CANBERRA CITY LUXURY HOTEL (CCLH).
The Canberra City Luxury Hotel will be the ACT's first luxury, mixed-use building located in the heart of the city.
GEOCON PARTNERS WITH SUMMER HOUSING TO PROVIDE QUALITY HOMES FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY IN CANBERRA
Leading Canberra developer Geocon has today announced a partnership with Summer Housing which will enable younger people with disabilities to access high-quality apartment living in Belconnen and Woden.
Abode Hotels gives new home to Rally
Abode Hotels has been named as the official accommodation partner and rally headquarters for this year’s Netier National Capital Rally, hosted on 11 May at Uriarra Forest.
Why Canberra is a safe bet for investors
Canberra home prices are expected to continue rising at a pace is similar to 2018, according to a recent analysis. The positive trend will be driven by the strong backdrop of economic and demographic conditions, according to CoreLogic.
Canberra rental prices are now the highest of all the capital cities
Canberra is the most expensive city to rent a house with the latest Domain Group data revealing rents have surpassed Sydney to become the highest in the nation for the first time in 11 years.
ACT house prices predicted to keep growing, defying national downturn
Canberra house prices are predicted to grow by more than 6 per cent in 2019, as the capital continues to defy a nationwide property market downturn, according to a new report.
Brumbies' Simon Chester signs on to Geocon winning team
Geocon has appointed Simon Chester to the new role of Strategic Partnership Manager, commencing 15 January 2018.
Geocon Partners with ANUFC
The Australian National University Australian Football Club (ANUAFC), in partnership with Geocon, is proud to announce the 2019 AFL Women’s Leadership Scholarship.
Austrade names Iconic Hotels in top three accommodation developers nation-wide
Iconic Hotels’ flagship Abode Hotels portfolio has been named as a high performer in the mixed-use accommodation development report published by the Australian Trade and Investment Commission and Tourism Research Australia.
'Mr. Geocon' Nick Georgalis on property empire and Canberra future
Geocon has become a multi-unit specialist and is now ranked the fourth-largest residential multi-unit builder/developer in Australia.
Midnight a magnet for international operators
The release of Geocon’s 5-star Midnight Hotel earlier this month is attracting strong international interest as Canberra’s hotel market continues to surge.
Geocon Powers the Growth of Canberra on a National Scale
The Housing Industry Association (HIA) has today announced that Canberra’s leading integrated multi-unit developer, Geocon, is now one of the largest builder-developers in the country.
Geocon Smashes Sales Records with High Society
Property giant Geocon has smashed its own sales record with its latest development High Society almost sold out prior to public release, making High Society the best-selling project in Australia this year.
Property giant fast tracks $1bn Canberra precinct
Property giant Geocon will fast track delivery of Canberra’s biggest ever residential development and one of the largest under way in Australia due to unprecedented demand for apartments in the national capital.
Geocon has announced a $380 million mixed-use development that will be the catalyst for revitalisation of the Woden Town Centre.
Construction giant Geocon offers to match deposits
Geocon is making an aggressive pitch to first home buyers, offering to match deposits of up to 5 per cent of the purchase price on apartments in its Metropol and Tryst developments.
Abode Kingston reaches 100% occupancy eleven days after official opening
Iconic Hotels’ newest property, Abode Kingston, reached 100% occupancy just eleven days after officially opening.
New luxury hotel to celebrate national capital's history
The historic West Block buildings in front of new Parliament House will be restored and re-purposed to a magnificent luxury hotel following Geocon's acquisition of the site from the Commonwealth.
Iconic Hotels Officially Opens Sixth Abode Hotel, Abode Kingston
Iconic Hotels officially opens Abode Kingston, the sixth hotel within their flagship Abode Hotels portfolio.
Abode Hotels rebrands as Iconic Hotels
Independent hotel operator Abode Group announced an organisation rebrand and restructure as Iconic Hotels.
Churchill sculpture commemorates war-time heritage
A bronze sculpture of Winston Churchill will be on public display in Geocon’s new West Block Hotel, thanks to a loan from The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust (Australia).
Sales prove unit demand strong
Using property data based on settlement figures to characterise the state of the Canberra unit market is misleading, Geocon Managing Director Nick Georgalis said today.
Canberra’s High Society Debuts in Belconnen
James Bond would feel right at home in Canberra’s tallest building which debuts today as “High Society”.
ACT sales record smashed as buyers flock to Woden
A Geocon-Zapari joint venture in Woden has smashed the ACT record for the most sales signed up in one night.
Australia’s Newest Republic Underway
The ACT Government has approved the Development Application for Republic (Section 200, Belconnen), the largest mixed-use development ever approved in the national capital, including the city’s tallest and highest building.
Hospitality powerhouse on track to be largest in region
Geocon’s Abode Group will become the Canberra Region’s biggest hospitality operator within three years.
Abode Group will become Canberra region's biggest hospitality operator within three years
The opening of the new Murrumbateman hotel today and a new Kingston hotel mid-year would see the company with six properties under its Abode Hotels banner.
Woolworths Senior Finance Executive Joins Geocon
Geocon has appointed former Woolworths Limited Group Treasurer Asrar Rahman to the new position of Group Treasurer to manage the company’s growing capital and funding requirements including group financial risk and insurance.
Time for Woden's rejuvenation to begin
Woden's tired and rundown appearance will soon be a thing of the past thanks to the introduction of exciting new high-rise mixed-use developments capitalising on the light rail route.
Metropol pops up in the Canberra Centre
A pop up sales suite for Geocon’s Metropol development will be the first in Canberra to employ state-of-the-art Snaploader technology.
Canberra duo swap global stage for home gig
World-renowned house duo The Aston Shuffle attribute their distinctive music style to growing up in their hometown, Canberra.
Midnight DA approved
Geocon’s striking Midnight project is on the fast track to completion with today’s advice from the ACT Government that the development application has been approved.
Canberra’s first luxury hotel in the CBD
A new deluxe hotel will be developed in the heart of Canberra City following Geocon’s acquisition of the Garema Centre site at 70 Bunda Street.
The Aston Shuffle and apartments designed for sound
The Aston Shuffle has once again joined Geocon's stable of world-class collaborators, bringing their unique remix expertise to "apartments designed for sound" in Canberra's largest mixed-use development, Republic.
Woden site expands town centre presence
Geocon is expanding its focus on Canberra’s main town centres with the acquisition of a new development site in Woden.
Geocon targets CBD with City 7 acquisition
A Geocon signature mixed-use precinct will be developed at City 7, Reid following the purchase of the site for $38.5 million at today’s auction.
Workplace Safety Awards Finalist
Canberra’s largest developer of high-rise apartments and mixed-use developments has three entries shortlisted in workplace health and safety categories at this year’s Master Builders awards.
Stand By for The Midnight Shuffle
Geocon has added to its stable of world-class collaborators, bringing on board global house music and remix duo The Aston Shuffle to consult on sound and music for its Midnight development.
Midnight is fast approaching
Geocon’s latest project ‘Midnight’ is the first development to embrace Canberra’s new light rail.
Graffiti puts the finishing touch on Girl Guides hall
Graffiti artists and Girl Guides have been joined by Deputy Chief Minister Yvette Berry to paint the finishing touches on a spectacular series of murals at the Alpen District Girl Guides Hall in Spence.
A new Republic for Canberra
Canberra’s first glass towers and tallest building are just two of the striking features unveiled today as part of Canberra’s largest mixed use development.
Raising the Flag for Cub Scout Centenary
The Cub Scout Centenary Flag has been hoisted above Canberra’s highest residential building today to celebrate 100 years of the scouting movement.
Abode Woden certified as Australia’s first Green Star Hotel
The Abode Hotel Woden has become the first hotel in Australia to be awarded a rating under the prestigious Green Star certification system by the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA).
Abode Academy Graduates Top Tier
Eight new graduates from the Abode Academy have been honoured at a ceremony to award their certificate III and IV in hospitality, through training delivered by Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT).
Purchase of 92 Northbourne Ave, Braddon
Geocon has concluded the purchase of one of Canberra’s most prestigious locations at
92 Northbourne Ave.
The latest Jamie Durie masterpiece
Residents at Molonglo’s largest development, Observatory Living apartments, were treated to a personal tour of the landscaped grounds today by award-winning designer Jamie Durie.