Aria Property Group is a privately-owned property development company with an unrivaled reputation for delivering high-quality developments in premium locations. Since inception in 2003, Aria’s vision has been to create iconic residential and retail projects that we will be proud to walk our families past in 20 years’ time. We are humbled to be the recipient of many industry awards including Best Residential Development in Australia over the last three consecutive years.
Aria take great pride in the unique character, creativity and longevity of our projects and the leading role they play in the communities in which they reside.
Tim Forrester studies Property
Economics at QUT. During studying
he buys a mobile coffee business
(his first entrepreneurial endeavour)
and grows his passion for property.
Tim Forrester establishes Aria with
long time school friends, Brent
Liddell and Michael Hurley, his Sister
Kirsty Forrester and David
Aria develops Trappeur’s Crossing
Resort condominium project in
Steamboat Springs, Colorado.
Aria develops multiple residential
projects throughout Brisbane and the
Sunshine Coast. COCO in Mooloolaba
achieves runner-up at UDIA awards,
evoking Aria’s passion to become a
leading apartment developer.
Aria forms a partnership
with The Smith Family, pledging
financial support and mentoring
of disadvantaged students.
The Cliffs awarded UDIA Award for
best development in Queensland,
crystalizing the Aria vision to continue
to deliver quality owner-occupier projects.
Retail and Commercial Manager, Michael
Zaicek, signs international retail brands to
Brisbane including Hermes, Hourglass,
Montblanc and Ermenegildo Zegna;
initiating the importance of ground floor
retail in Aria projects.
Station 16 awarded UDIA Award
for Best Development in Queensland.
Design Manager, Simon White, drives
Aria’s focus on architectural excellence.
Vine is sold out in 30 days and awarded
UDIA award for Best Development in
Queensland. Artisan is a finalist in
UDIA Awards for Best Development in
Queensland and also sells out in 30 days.
Botanica is awarded the 6-Leaf
Accredication by UDIA Envirodevelopment
for Sustainability. Village Green and Jardin
awarded finalist UDIA Award for Best
Development in Queensland. Village Green
awarded MBA Award for Best Mid-Rise
Development in Queensland.
Austin wins Presidents Award for best
overall project in Queensland and Best
Residential Development in Australia.
Hermes is a finalist in the PCA Queensland
Retail Property of the Year Awards.
Botanica awarded UDIA award for Best
Development in Queensland and Best
High-Density and Overall Development
in Australia. Also awarded the Australian
Institute of Architects regional award and
QLD state finalist, Master Builders Brisbane
Award for High-Rise Development and
Sustainability Excellence Award.
Zeyad Imam establishes Aria Living to maintain
the integrity of Aria projects and redefines the
management rights industry.
The Melbourne Residences awarded
winner of the QLD UDIA Award for
Best Residential, Best Retail and Public
Realm, Urban Renewal and the Presidents
award for the best overall project in
Queensland. The Melbourne Residences
also awarded winner of the HIA Apartment
complex of the year and PCA retail award.
St Julien Residences awarded HIA Finalist
Apartment Complex of the Year. Breeze
Mooloolaba awarded HIA Sunshine Coast
Winner for Apartment Complex of the Year.
The Melbourne Residences awarded
UDIA Award for Best High Density
Development in Australia. Aria’s Fish
Lane Masterplanned development awarded
Minister’s Award for Urban Design. Aria
completes Oxley + Stirling Residences and
Eden Lane – a four stage, masterplanned