May 2024 in Meet Your Neighbours

We ask Marlon Fernando, DFC Sales Development Manager, what’s behind its growing popularity.

What is medium density housing?

Medium Density Housing sits between traditional detached housing and large multi storey apartment buildings. It’s been made possible through establishment of the Small Lot Housing Code which facilitates the development of Townhouse Product on individual lots which sit under 300sqm.

What are the benefits of medium density and townhouse living?

April 2024 in Meet Your Neighbours

An annual initiative of Westbrook’s developer, Dennis Family Corporation, 2023 marked the sixth year the Westbrook Community Fund has been running, with $35,000 in grants awarded to local community and not-for-profit groups.

Amongst the successful applicants was Women’s Multicultural Empowerment Network (WMEN), a community-based organisation dedicated to promoting the empowerment of women from diverse cultural backgrounds, who put their grant towards an International Women’s Day celebration event last month.

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Tomorrow, Friday 8th March, is International Women’s Day and Dennis Family Corporation is proud of all the women that have contributed to the success of the business and their own personal achievements.

We asked Adele Levinge, Director - Dennis Family Group, about International Women’s Day, what women have inspired her, and what challenges and opportunities she sees ahead.

What does International Women’s Day mean to you?

March 2024 in Meet Your Neighbours

Today, is International Women’s Day. So, it’s time to acknowledge and celebrate women’s achievements right around the globe.

We asked Melissa Munro, Dennis Family Corporation’ dynamic Marketing Manager, about International Women’s Day, what women have inspired her, and what challenges and opportunities she sees ahead.

What does IWD mean to you?

It’s a great day to support fellow women everywhere. We sometimes forget that we all struggle with the same issues, and we need to remind ourselves how unique and amazing we really are.

March 2024 in Meet Your Neighbours

Building your own home is one of the most exciting journeys you’re ever likely to embark upon. 

And it’s one that over 3,000 Westbrook purchasers have embraced, with some over 90% of lots now sold at the 4,000-lot residential development!

We caught up with new resident, Gurjit Dhillon, who recently moved into his new house, to see how he is settling in.

When did you and your family move in?

“We collected the keys in October 2023 – and it was well worth the wait! We are totally loving our new home!”

Describe your home?

February 2024 in Meet Your Neighbours

Cameron joined Westbrook mid-way through last year. We asked him about his role and what he thinks makes Westbrook special.

Tell us about your role?

“I’m responsible for the overall management and delivery of the Westbrook development, while supporting and facilitating each of the project managers managing specific components. 

“Essentially my days comprise plenty of phone calls and emails, reviewing spreadsheets and attending meetings. I’m responsible for making sure all the moving parts come together as and when they should!”

January 2024 in Meet Your Neighbours

Just like the theme song from Neighbours goes, everybody needs good neighbours… They can keep an eye on your home when you’re on holiday, loan you tools when you need them or host the street Christmas party.

But there’s a fine line between being a recluse and invading someone’s personal space. So, how do you start the relationship on the right foot?

January 2024 in Meet Your Neighbours

If you've found yourself wondering how to prepare your child for the first day of school, you wouldn't be alone.  But it doesn't have to be a time of stress and anxiety. With a bit of preparation, you and your child will be ready to start school with confidence, ease and excitement.

Here are our top tips for making it a memorable experience – for all the right reasons!

December 2023 in Meet Your Neighbours

Summer is here, and Christmas is just around the corner. For many of us, that means some welcome time off work with family and friends! 

So, we thought we’d check in with some of the Westbrook Sale Team and find out what they have planned for the holidays, starting with Agnieszka Ziolko. 

It’s been a big year for the popular Sales Associate. The mum of 3 recently became engaged to her soulmate, Obi, and is looking forward to enjoying a little down time with her family.

Where will you be spending this Christmas?

December 2023 in Meet Your Neighbours

It’s time to check in with another member of the Westbrook Sale Team and find out what they’ve got planned for the upcoming Christmas holiday period!

Sales Consultant, Sam Hewa, moved into his current at the Westbrook Land Sales Office mid-way through last year, after a stint at Donnybrae, another Dennis Family Corporation residential land development in Melbourne’s north. Since then he has well and truly established himself as a valued and popular member of the Westbrook Sales Team. 

Christmas is shaping up to be a relaxing time for Sam and family.  


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