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Australia Will Not Have a Housing Induced Recession
Residential
Thursday January 31 2019

Australia Will Not Have a Housing Induced Recession

For many in the housing sector, recent data has not been encouraging.

Property Staff Land Opportunities from Talent Mismatch
Business
Wednesday January 16 2019

Property Staff Land Opportunities from Talent Mismatch

A mismatch between employer needs and skills which job seekers possess is creating opportunities for workers within Australia’s property sector notwithstanding the slowdown in property industry...

Property Industry Confidence Plummets to Five Year Lows
Business
Thursday January 10 2019

Property Industry Confidence Plummets to Five Year Lows

Confidence in Australia’s property industry has dropped to five year lows as fears about a deeper than expected housing market downturn continue to grow.

New Standards Will Transform Facility Management
Business
Wednesday September 12 2018

New Standards Will Transform Facility Management

Over recent decades, facility management (FM) has become a global profession as companies such as Sodexo, Compass Group, Aramark, ISS/A/S and CBRE have established operations across...

Australia’s Population Ticks Over to 25m
Business
Wednesday August 8 2018

Australia’s Population Ticks Over to 25m

Australia's population has officially ticked over the 25 million mark.

Blockchain will Disrupt Facilities Management in Australia
Business
Friday August 3 2018

Blockchain will Disrupt Facilities Management in Australia

When facilities managers hear about Bitcoin in the news, chances are they are not thinking about disruption to their own industry.

Four Questions You Should Ask Your Quantity Surveyor
Business
Wednesday July 4 2018

Four Questions You Should Ask Your Quantity Surveyor

Are you an investor who’s heard about the benefits of depreciation and have decided to start claiming?

Dubai Property ‘a Money-laundering Haven’
Business
Wednesday June 13 2018

Dubai Property ‘a Money-laundering Haven’

War profiteers, terror financiers and drug traffickers sanctioned by the US in recent years have used Dubai's real estate market as a haven for their assets,...

Which Method Best Suits Your Investment Strategy?
Business
Wednesday March 14 2018

Which Method Best Suits Your Investment Strategy?

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) allows investors to choose between two methods of claiming depreciation on plant and equipment assets. These are the diminishing value and...

Business
Feb 4 2019
Financial Industry 'Must Change Forever'

The banking sector has been told it "must change forever" for forcing the Australian community to pay an immense financial and emotional price over many years.

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Business
Jan 30 2019
'No Apologies' for Tax Proposals: Labor

The man who would be treasurer in a Labor federal government says the party makes no apology for wanting to change taxes to make Australia fairer.

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Business
Jan 30 2019
Property Industry Fights For Negative Gearing

Opposing the abolition of negative gearing and discounts to capital gains tax will be the top advocacy issue for the property sector in the upcoming federal...

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Business
6 Nov, 2018
Stamp Duty Reform a Small Step Forward

The announcement by the NSW Government that stamp duty will be pegged to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a welcome small step towards reducing the...

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Business
2 Nov, 2018
Australia’s Property Sector Must Step Up on Paris Agreement

Back in December 2015, 174 countries and the European Union agreed to limit the increase in global average temperatures to well below two degrees Celsius above...

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Business
31 Oct, 2018
What’s the Difference Between a Repair and an Improvement?

Deductions for repairs, maintenance and improvements are areas the Australian Taxation Office pay particular attention to on annual tax returns.

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Business
6 Oct, 2018
Blockchain will Revolutionise Australia’s Property Sector

In commercial leasing, one set of processes which creates headaches for all involved is the current paper based system of arranging bank guarantees for landlords in...

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Business
12 Sep, 2018
Charging Foreign Owners Extra For Property Will Cost West Australian Jobs

They say, “money makes the world go ‘round” and although it may seem crass and crude, it’s quite true. Take a drive through any of WA’s...

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Business
12 Sep, 2018
NSW Council Rates Set To Rise

Ratepayers across NSW will be slugged with higher council fees after a ruling from the pricing regulator.

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