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Overview

With sustainability always in focus, SABI’s enduring vision is to raise the benchmark of property development in Southeast Queensland. We are pioneers in our market, pursuing the craft of socially conscious living, environmental responsibility and future-oriented design.

Values

SABI symbolises a different approach to development, which is founded on sustainability, authenticity, beauty and innovation. We are proud of our innovative approach for a more progressive and forward-looking Brisbane.

01 Sustainability
Sustainability

With deep respect for our planet and communities, we believe developers are responsible for protecting our immediate and extended environments. SABI is driven to continue growing and improving our sustainability measures for a better future. We work to reduce our carbon footprint, source ethical and sustainable materials and enrich the biodiversity of our sites.

02 Authenticity
Authenticity

We are people people, motivated to enrich the lives of everyone we work with. This extends to the communities we operate in. SABI is a progressive organisation that creates change through human-centred design; practising collaboration, empathy, honesty and transparency to achieve beneficial outcomes for all.

03 Beauty in Quality
Beauty in Quality

SABI challenges normal design practices to create distinctive and highly functional spaces and unique living experiences. We care about the streetscape and natural environment, making every effort to create beautifully considered forms. By fundamentally observing the resident experience, our buildings are designed to maximise space and elevate living.

04 Innovation
Innovation

To innovate is to think beyond the limitations of today and create the endless possibilities of our future. In property development, our approach to innovation is grounded in a hopeful vision for beautiful and environmentally conscious living. SABI pushes ahead of industry norms with a thirst for discovering best and better practice, every day.

Leadership

Our Co-Founders are thought provokers, industry leaders and females with a vision to raise the benchmark in residential development. Having worked for the world’s largest developers on numerous award-winning projects, Riye and Claire are also recognised on the “Top 20 under 40 Queensland Business Entrepreneurs” list.

Riye Arai-Coupe
Co-founder & Partner

Riye’s passion for quality, detail and sustainable living practices underpins every SABI project. She rethinks traditional methods, pushing boundaries and ensuring SABI buildings lead and inspire the market. Always seeking to create the extraordinary, Riye partners with like-minded innovators. She thrives on and pursues challenges as unique opportunities for creativity and growth.

Claire O’Rourke
Co-founder & Partner

Claire brings an astute approach to SABI by balancing an appreciation for design with proven commercial acumen and market know-how. Thriving in the detail, Claire also has a deep knowledge of the complexities of design and construction management. Claire has a penchant for strong communication and prides herself on building long-term professional relationships.

Track record

From Mirvac to Bluebird our founders have helped deliver some of Queensland’s most iconic developments.
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Pier at Waterfront, Newstead

99 Apartments
Mirvac
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Cordelia Street, South Brisbane

265 BTR Apartments
Arklife
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Skye, Kangaroo Point

68 Luxury Apartments
Pikos
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Sphere Garden Terraces, Southport

74 Townhomes
AVID Property Group
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Driftwood, Cotton Tree

10 Apartments
Freeplay Investments
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Emmeline on Elizabeth, Rosalie

7 Luxury Residences
Private Developer
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Queen's Wharf Tower

819 Apartments
Destination Brisbane Consortium
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Queen's Wharf Residences

667 Apartments
Destination Brisbane Consortium

SABI acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future Traditional Custodians and Elders of this Land on which we live and work, and the continuation of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

SABI acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future Traditional Custodians and Elders of this Land on which we live and work, and the continuation of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.