Leading Australian real estate developer Grocon has signed on as a Platinum Corporate Partner with Livable Housing Australia (LHA). Grocon has also become the first Australian real estate developer to commit itself to building all future residential developments as per the national Livable Housing Design Guidelines.

LHA works with industry, the consumer sector and governments to ensure new Australian homes are designed and built for better safety, comfort and access.

Grocon’s Chief Executive Officer, Carolyn Viney explains that the ultimate test of design excellence for a building lies in its ability to remain relevant and functional through changing needs.

Ms Viney adds that their commitment to design in accordance with the Livable Housing Design guidelines is a logical decision for their business. The company is excited about the advancements in accessible, lifespan-friendly design that are likely to come from their close collaboration with Livable Housing Australia.

LHA’s Executive Director, Amelia Starr comments that Grocon has been a long-term advocate and champion of livable design, with the latest commitment confirming their position as a leader in forward thinking and socially responsible development.