A new tower aims to meet the demands of Melbourne residents for lofty living in the city centre.

Abode318, a tower named for its location at 318 Russell Street, is due for completion this year. At 188 metres tall, it will rank ninth on the list of Melbourne’s top 10 tallest buildings – the first entry since the 297-metre Eureka was completed in 2006. The skyscraper will house 450…