The development company is owned up by the principal and founder of Linear Group, which has undertaken multiple award-winning residential, retail and commercial developments since 1991 – www.lineargroup.net.au
Powerhouse Apartments, which was designed by Cielo’s architect, Ian Poole, was the recipient of a prestigious award from the Australian Institute of Building for Professional Excellence in Building and received a further award for Development Excellence from the Urban Task Force. Linear’s most recent residential development, OneA in Erskineville, has just won the 2019 NSW Architectural Award for Residential Architecture for Multiple Housing. The developer has earned an enviable reputation over almost three decades for highly successful projects, renowned for their quality, attention to detail and design excellence.
Tanya Woods is a Sydney-based registered Landscape Architect, with a career in the industry spanning some 15 years. Tanya worked with and for William Dangar for over a decade and developed a unique and purposefully functional approach to design.
Working on 100's of projects both within Australia and internationally, from premium residential to large scale urban planning, Tanya has a broad range of landscape experience.
"The landscape architectural scheme for Cielo seeks to envelope the structure, providing a verdant oasis. With a strong native content external areas are celebrated, forming a simple yet beautiful masterplan. The landscape is considered and functional, softening the built form."
Architecture & Interiors
ian poole architects
The architect and interior designer, Ian Poole, was one of the founding directors of the highly regarded award-winning JPR Architects, who have completed many of the well-known and most prestigious developments in the Eastern suburbs. After 29 years as a director in that practice, and having sold the practice, Ian has established a small studio where he can follow his passion for design and detail.
He is working with a select group of long-established clients, whose focus is on quality and design perfection, on bespoke luxury residential projects, where each element of the design, and the design process, is carefully considered and crafted to achieve design excellence.
1st city projects
1ST CITY Projects retains a proud history, spanning the past two decades, representing the East’s most desirable and luxurious residential apartment projects. The team is highly regarded for depth of market and product knowledge, whilst being renowned for genuine client engagement and delivering trusted advice.
1st City Projects are involved with their developments right from initial site consideration, planning, design; finishes, marketing and through to final delivery to the ultimate new owners.
1st City Projects are immensely proud to be the most sought after agency in Sydney’s eastern suburbs by both apartment developers and new home purchasers.