Why your next property purchase should be a dual key apartment

Why your next property purchase should be a dual key apartment

Whether you’re a first home buyer, property investor or someone looking to downsize, we think you’d benefit greatly from purchasing one of our luxury dual key apartments at Brisbane 1.


The lifestyle options and living configurations are endless when you decide to purchase a luxury dual key apartment at Brisbane 1. Located in the heart of South Brisbane – one of the city’s best-connected suburbs – you can set up your dual-key apartment to suit your overall needs, wants and goals.

In this blog, we explore how our two-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment with an additional studio and our one-bedroom, one-bathroom plus studio apartments make for a savvy investment.

How to make the most out of our 2B1B + studio apartments

Our two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartments with an additional studio space are perfect for those who love having ample space. Other buyers who have purchased this configuration at Brisbane 1 have utilised their space by:

  • Living in the two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment with their family and renting out the studio to a university student for some extra cash flow
  • Utilising the studio as an office. This is perfect for those who work from home either part- or full-time, as it truly separates your living space from your work space. With a bathroom and kitchenette, there’s no need to venture into the apartment you live in during the work day – therefore eliminating distractions such as television or jumping back into bed!
  • Turning the studio into an epic entertainment room. Whether it’s a place to kick back and unwind with a projector screen and couch set up for movie nights or a second dining room to host guests in, the studio space can truly be transformed into an entertainer’s delight.

Prices for dual-key apartments with this configuration begin at $933,432. Buyers will also have their very own car park when you choose to buy a Brisbane 1 apartment. To register your interest in one of our remaining 2B1B + studio dual key apartments, click here.

Pictured: The living room in one of our spacious 2B1B + studio apartments.

How to make the most out of our 1B1B + studio apartment

Our one bedroom, one bathroom + studio apartments are suited for those looking for an affordable yet luxurious way to get their foot on the property ladder. Many first-time home buyers take advantage of the developer incentives we have on offer to purchase this style of apartment.

No matter what kind of buyer you are, there’s plenty of ways to utilise the space in your dual-key apartment. These include:

  • Live in the main space and have a friend move into the studio apartment. While the studio is completely separate from the main apartment, allowing a friend to move into the studio means you can collect rent from them while getting to spend precious quality time together – whether that be hanging out in your space, or catching up in theirs!
  • Rent out both and double your rental income. This is perfect for first-time investors looking to collect two lots of rent, without having to purchase two separate properties. The best part? As a dual-key apartment is classed as one property, you won’t have to pay two lots of strata fees.
  • For parents with an older child, give them the space they want by having them live in the studio apartment. This is a great way to help your child build independence without them fully leaving the nest.
  • Just downsized from a house and looking for an apartment? Live a low maintenance lifestyle in the one-bedroom apartment, but keep the studio space for when family come to stay with you!

Prices for dual-key apartments with this configuration start at $811,111 and come with its own designated car space. To register your interest in one of our remaining one-bedroom, one-bathroom plus studio apartments, click here.

What does the studio apartment come with?

No matter the configuration, each dual-key apartment comes with two spaces that are self-contained, and will include a bedroom, bathroom (with space for a washing machine and dryer), kitchen and living space at minimum. So, if you decide to live in the main apartment and rent out the studio, you can rest assured knowing your tenant has everything they need to live a self-contained lifestyle.

Pictured: One of our luxury studio apartments that form part of a dual-key apartment. With a full-service kitchen, spacious bedroom and living area and a bathroom that fits a washing machine and dryer, tenants living in the studio can enjoy a fully self-contained lifestyle.

Are you an interstate buyer interested in a dual-key apartment? No problem!

Did you know that you can explore the premium dual-key apartments on offer at Brisbane 1 without having to leave your couch? Thanks to our high-resolution virtual tour, you can explore your dream property from the comfort of your own home – perfect for interstate investors or shift workers that cannot make an in-person viewing with our friendly sales team. To embark on your own virtual tour, click here.

Don’t wait – register your interest in our luxury dual-key apartments today!

Dual key apartments at Brisbane 1 offer two distinct spaces, a spacious one or two-bedroom residence and a separate studio apartment. What sets our dual key apartments apart from our competitors is the luxury finishes and amenity on offer. No matter how you utilise your dual key apartment, all guests – whether that’s family, friends or tenants – have access to our 25-metre opulent lagoon, private resident theatre, Clubhouse dining space, luxe rooftop space and more.

Our range of premium dual key apartments are available for purchase now. To learn more, contact us by calling 1300 692 666 or by clicking here.