What does $1 million buy you in 10 cities around the world

By: Jade Horrobin: April 26, 2019, Updated: April 26, 2019

Depending on where you live, $1 million can buy you a lot, or not very much at all. We take a look at new off-the-plan apartment developments all across the globe to see just how far your money would stretch in these ten global cities.

Damac Towers, Dubai
Damac Towers, Dubai

Dubai

DAMAC TOWERS, BUSINESS BAY
Two-bedroom apartment from $1,082,400

In a complex of 1,200 apartments, this two-bedroom residence is one of the larger million dollar buys at 125 square metres. Damac Towers sits in a newly-developing area of Downtown Dubai.

Moreville Melbourne
Moreville Melbourne

Melbourne

MOREVILLE, FOOTSCRAY
Three-bedroom apartment from $1,088,000

This 113 square-metre apartment sits about 15 minutes from the centre of Melbourne’s CBD. As well as two private balconies, this three bedder has floor-to-ceiling windows and 2.7-metre ceilings.

Stirling Residences, Singapore
Stirling Residences, Singapore

Singapore

STIRLING RESIDENCES, DISTRICT 3
One-bedroom apartment from $952,000

Coming in at just under the million dollar mark, this apartment offers 46 square metres of space as well as access to an incredible 80 different facilities within the complex, including seven pools.

Campagne Premiere Paris
Campagne Premiere Paris

Paris

CAMPAGNE PREMIÈRE, 14TH ARRONDISSEMENT
Studio apartment from $993,000

The location of this apartment development is very sought after, with the communal rooftop space offering views of the Eiffel Tower. $993,000 will get you a studio sized around 35 square metres.

One City Hill, Canberra
One City Hill, Canberra

Canberra

ONE CITY HILL, CANBERRA CITY
Four-bedroom apartment from $1,045,000

This spacious four bedroom, two bathroom apartment features premium Franke appliances and high ceilings. The second floor podium features a gym, heated pool, theatre and function room.

The Pacifica, Auckland
The Pacifica, Auckland

Auckland

THE PACIFICA, AUCKLAND CENTRAL
Two-bedroom apartment from $977,000

Coming in at just under the million dollar mark, this apartment offers 46 square metres of space as well as access to an incredible 80 different facilities within the complex, including seven pools.

11 Hoyt, New York
11 Hoyt, New York

New York

11 HOYT, BROOKLYN
Studio apartment from $996,700

At 45 square metres, this studio is about standard size for downtown New York. With no balcony, all natural light comes through a floor-to-ceiling glass wall next to the living/dining/bedroom area.

Banyan Tree Residences, Brisbane
Banyan Tree Residences, Brisbane

Brisbane

BANYAN TREE RESIDENCES, KANGAROO POINT
Two-bedroom apartment from $950,000

These luxury riverside apartments, set atop the cliffs on the Brisbane River, measure from 109 –172 square metres and come with celeb-worthy communal facilities, free spa treatments and free international travel. There are also river-facing options from $1,215,000 — these two-bedroom apartments allow the morning light to flow in through the large floor-to-ceiling glass doors and create a perfect waterside sanctuary overlooking the city.

The one bedroom, one bathroom apartments have large floor plans between 66 – 92 square metres. The spacious apartments along the riverfront are perfect as a base for young professionals and are available from $850,000, providing stunning river and city views. East-facing one bedroom apartments start at just $550,000.

Landmark Pinnacle London
Landmark Pinnacle London

London

LANDMARK PINNACLE, DOCKLANDS
Studio apartment from $995,600

When complete, this will one of the tallest residential buildings in London. The 51st floor studio is a poky 39.6 square metres, but commuting to the city would only take around 20 minutes.

Teneo, Sydney
Teneo, Sydney

Sydney

TENEO, ALEXANDRIA
Two-bedroom apartment from $955,000

Located about six kilometres from the CBD and due to be completed in 2020, this residence includes two bathrooms, a contemporary kitchen and decent-sized balcony — a rare offering for the price.

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