Before joining Human Habitats, Andrew Lanarus has worked in private practice for over 13 years largely in Melbourne but with extensive periods both in Sydney and London. Over the last decade, Andrew has worked on and influenced an array of projects in Melbourne including obtaining planning approvals for some of the largest developments of his generation right through to small scale residential projects.
Andrew’s clients have varied from some of Australia’s largest superannuation funds to boutique small scale developers. His clients have come from all sectors of the property industry.
Andrew is a trusted advisor to all of his private sector clients. He is sought out for his expertise in statutory and strategic planning, and regularly handles planning approvals of a complex nature. His knowledge of the Victorian planning system and key contacts at various levels of government have allowed him to successfully facilitate both urban and greenfield projects across the state, including several developments of state significance.