Resident of 99-year leasehold condominium Riviere enjoy seamless and smooth connectivity right at their fingertips. The project is developed by Frasers Property, a Singapore-listed company Frasers Property comes with a range of innovative functions that can be accessed through residents using mobile phones.
Judges have given Riviere with the title of Innovation Excellence at the EdgeProp Excellence Awards (EPEA) 2023 in recognition of this accomplishment. The finished project is located in the 1st Jiak Kim Street in Robertson Quay which is where the nightclub Zouk was once. It is situated on Singapore River. Singapore River, offering residents the rare view of the riverfront. The location is more stunning as the Riviere is in walking distance to Great World, Havelock and Fort Canning MRT Stations.
With a total land size of 145,120 square feet, Riviere is a deluxe condo development that has sizes ranging between 560 sq feet to 2,002 square feet. The project was completed in January and Riviere was sold out in May. Riviere forms part of the bigger development of Frasers Property Singapore, which comprises three renovated conservation warehouses as well as a brand new four-story block that houses 72 serviced apartments. Fraser Residence River Promenade opened this month. The apartment serviced are made up of studios and one-bedroom units.
Intelligent and sustainable
Riviere was created in collaboration with SCDA Architects, famous for creating luxury condominiums like The Marq on Paterson Hill, Nassim Park Residences, and Leedon Residence. SCDA worked with the project architect P&T Consultants. Residents can download a smart home application for their mobile devices. The app lets them reserve the condo’s facilities, get access to keycards, and open the letterboxes. Furthermore, visitors are able to register in advance by creating the QR code along with the day’s PIN, which will ensure an easy and efficient registration process. Alongside the clever capabilities, Riviere given the Green Mark Gold Plus rating by the Building and Construction Authority.
Riviere has been able to put its name on the map of sustainability with its eco-friendly features. It has also equipped all its residences with energy-efficient cooling units and energy-efficient lighting in common areas. Regarding carbon footprint this project has reduced carbon emissions by making extensive utilization of locally certified sustainable products including power cables and switchboards to drainage mats, lifts as well as pre-insulated ducts. The project also adopted sustainable building systems as well as a design for the production and assembly of, prefinished volumestric structures (PPVC) and utilized environmentally friendly materials such as glass laminated.
Riviere’s design maximizes its iconic location and stunning surroundings by constructing its structure with the best views of its surroundings. At its highest point the luxury condominium has the sky terrace, which offers stunning views of the skyline panorama of the surrounding area. The landscape design of the condo makes the most of the surrounding area by using water elements that are inspired to nature and the Singapore River. The features include reflecting lakes and lush vegetation on the upper floors as well as the heritage walkway that highlights native vegetation. Residents can anticipate to be able to relax in a an energizing and relaxing environment at Riviere.
Alongside adding aesthetic worth, the condominium’s amenities have been designed with care to connect residents to build a strong community. The twin residential towers, which are 36 stories tall, are now elevated to offer more space in the common areas. This includes a gym and entertaining lounge and clubhouse an outdoor playground for children and a pool. The facilities include areas for residents to entertain family and friends. In addition, there is a lawn with a river and an open area for landscaping which encourages outdoor activities and social interactions. At Riviere’s rooftop there is barbecue pavilions, a eating pavilion with teppanyaki, a reading pavilion, a sky spa hot spa and trampoline games.
In addition to community, Riviere places the same importance on the individual units within the intricate layout of its homes. The units are all constructed with the highest quality standards, such as marble flooring for eating and living areas as well as complete marble bathrooms, as well as top-of-the line German label Poggenpohl for kitchen cabinets.
EPEA 2023 Judge Angela Lim, who is co-founder of the design studio SuMisura and SuMisura, stated that the sizes of units at Riviere have been described as “very large”. In reality the sizes of the units are bigger than the typical luxurious condos found located in the Core Central Region, she observes.