Jardin Ticks All The Boxes

When Bianca and her husband first started talking seriously about downsizing from their five-bedroom Beacon Hill place, Bianca had a long list of things she wanted from her new home. Though the couple wanted to downsize, they didn’t want to feel cramped. They wanted to feel financially in control of their investment. And they wanted […]

Sustaining A Great Lifetsyle In Our Over 55’s Developments

So, what is social sustainability? Social sustainability means different things to different groups. But in its broadest sense, it refers to the environment, systems and relationships that help people experience a sense of wellbeing. Social Life, a UK-based social enterprise specialising in place-based innovation, defines social sustainability as “a process for creating sustainable, successful places […]

It’s All About Space

Transitioning out of a home and into an apartment can be a daunting task and time and time again we see customers who are concerned about losing space when moving into an apartment. Over our 40 years of working with customers we have built our experience and know how to create the best of the […]

Platino Properties Philosophy

Platino Properties may not be a household name, but we’ve created a lot of happy households. Since 1979, this award-winning design and development company has quietly set new standards for apartment living in Sydney. Our philosophy is underpinned by a deep understanding of the needs of contemporary living, and an unshakeable commitment to quality and […]

Why Platino Works For Me

Former Today show host Steve Liebmann is a self-confessed “creature of habit”. It’s no surprise then that he was hesitant about downsizing and wasn’t sure whether it would be the right move to make. That is, until a Platino property came on the market. With a little gentle persuasion from his wife – “she knew […]