8 Chifley Sydney 100 Per Cent Leased

Mirvac Group (“Mirvac”) [ASX:MGR] and Keppel REIT together as joint owners, are pleased to announce 8 Chifley, Sydney is 100 per cent leased, with data analytics company, Quantium, increasing their office space requirement to 5,346 square metres from 4,780 square metres.

8 Chifley, which was developed, constructed, leased and is managed by Mirvac, is a 19,350 square metre, premium-grade office building located in the heart of Sydney’s CBD. Set over 34-levels and boasting a revolutionary workplace design, it is one of the first buildings in Australia to feature the vertical village concept, providing tenants with unparalleled connectivity and interaction.

Since achieving practical completion, 8 Chifley has won a number of awards, including the UDIA Award for Excellence for a Commercial/Retail Development; the Australian Institute of Building, National Professional Excellence Award for a Commercial Construction in the $100m plus Category; and the Urban Taskforce Development Excellence Awards for an Innovative Development.

Mirvac Group Executive, Office and Industrial, Andrew Butler, said, “We are delighted that Quantium has increased their requirement at 8 Chifley, taking this award-winning building to 100 per cent leased, with a weighted average lease expiry of 9.3 years.

“Securing top-tier quality tenants such as Quantium, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, QBE Insurance Group, PPB Advisory and Natixis is testament to the high quality and innovative design at 8 Chifley. This development highlights our ongoing commitment to challenging the future of workplaces to ensure organisations can remain relevant and competitive.”

CEO of Keppel REIT Management Limited, Ms Ng Hsueh Ling, said “We are pleased that 8 Chifley is fully leased. This demonstrates that well-located, premium-grade buildings continue to be highly sought after by tenants seeking a good business address in Sydney’s core CBD precinct."

Adam Driussi, Director of Quantium, commented, “As a fast growing company, we are thrilled with the flexibility our tenancy at 8 Chifley has provided us, and our staff and clients love the open and collaborative workspaces afforded by the vertical village design."

Demonstrating the joint owners continued excellence in sustainability, 8 Chifley is one of only a few commercial buildings in Australia to achieve a 6 Star Green Star Office Design v2 rating, and is targeting a 5 Star NABERS Energy rating.