There is few family owned businesses that have operated across the wider Hunter Region for over half a century, property group, McCloy Group have done just that! Based in Newcastle NSW the McCloy Group is one of the Hunter’s largest private property developers with a proud history spanning over 50 years.
Their diversified property portfolio spans not only residential communities in Lake Macquarie, Maitland, Port Stephens, Muswellbrook & Singleton but also commercial property in the heart of Newcastle, a history in hospitably and leisure development and a up and coming division focusing on retirement living throughout the Hunter Region.
“We don’t just do ‘property development’. Our legacy is transforming underutilised spaces into award-winning residential communities, office space and retirement villages in which people from all phases of the community thrive and love to live” commented Shane Boslem, Senior Project Director of the group.
With more than 5000 homesites in the works across 15 residential communities, McCloy’s are known to be associated with award-winning project and community work that goes above and beyond property development.
Heritage Parc is the Group’s residential community near Maitland that was named the state’s best residential development at the 2014 UDIA Awards. The neighbourhood offers superior facilities including a community garden, a dog exercise area, sporting fields and an outdoor art gallery.
“We wanted to create an a community focusing on an outdoor lifestyle. Heritage Parc has seen over half of the site dedicated to open space with 11 parks and playgrounds and expansive waterways interconnected by cycleways and walking tracks” added Mr Boslem.
Potter’s Lane, Raymond Terrace is another McCloy residential community which conveys affordability with a convenient location just 15 minutes to local employment opportunities and 25 minutes to Newcastle, currently selling 580 to 826 square meter homesites from $169,000.
For those seeking life by the lake, look no further than Billy’s Lookout a residential community, in Teralba offering an enviable lakeside lifestyle on the doorstep to Lake Macquarie’s natural playground within a short drive to Newcastle CBD. An exceeding popular development, Billy’s Lookout is also home to a street of stunning display homes from leading builders, with all the design inspiration you need!
The group has proved it’s not all about property development, they’re passionate about giving back to the community that has supported them. Having been involved in not 1 but 2 ‘Build for a Cure’ charity projects at both Billy’s Lookout, Teralba in 2016 and The Bower, Medowie in 2018 donating land to build a home to raise funds for the Children’s Cancer Institute. Over the 2 builds McCloy Group have helped raise over $1.35 million for the cause!
At the grass roots level McCloy Communities are known to sponsor a variety of local sporting clubs, community projects and bring advances through Works In Kind agreements with local governments to deliver community infrastructure ahead of projected schedules.
Whether you live in a McCloy Community or have been through one, Hunter Region locals have come to know the high level of quality living McCloy’s bring to their environments. McCloy Group place a strong emphasis on vibrant public art and aesthetically pleasing streetscapes. They build children’s parks, playgrounds and cycleways, and plant mature trees. Dedicated open space for families to enjoy is a must within McCloy communities.
For more information about McCloy Group and their residential communities visit mccloygroup.com.au.
Newcastle Herald ‘The Hunter, Our Backyard 2019’