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Local Character Could Grind Growth to a Halt
Zoning
Tuesday April 16 2019

Local Character Could Grind Growth to a Halt

The NSW Government issued a series of documents in the lead up to the recent state election about the importance of Local Character and Future Local...

Future-proofing Industrial Property in an Era of Change
Commercial
Friday March 29 2019

Future-proofing Industrial Property in an Era of Change

In a town in Southeast England known as Andover, more than a thousand workers operate day and night where they lift, sort and move groceries for...

The Future for People in Property
Property
Wednesday March 20 2019

The Future for People in Property

Whether it's property developers, builders, leasing agents, architects, electricians or marketing agents, opportunities for people in the development and construction industry are varied and plentiful.

Troublesome Residents Pose Challenges for Strata Managers
Strata
Wednesday March 13 2019

Troublesome Residents Pose Challenges for Strata Managers

“I’m driving to your office and I am going to kill you.”

Australia’s Flexible Office Revolution
Commercial
Monday February 11 2019

Australia’s Flexible Office Revolution

Under many traditional arrangements, companies’ real-estate footprint involves floor space in conventional offices which is either owned outright or leased on long-term agreements.

Office Markets Tighten Almost Everywhere
Commercial
Friday February 8 2019

Office Markets Tighten Almost Everywhere

Conditions in office markets have tightened across the nation as the latest data shows falls in vacancy rates throughout seven of Australia’s eight capitals.

Property Industry Escapes Banking Royal Commission Fallout
Residential
Wednesday February 6 2019

Property Industry Escapes Banking Royal Commission Fallout

Australia’s property sector has been spared any major fallout from the banking royal commission after the final report did not contain any recommendations which will materially...

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.

This is NOT High Quality Construction
Residential
Tuesday January 29 2019

This is NOT High Quality Construction

Last Christmas Eve, residents of the 36-storey Opal Tower in Sydney Olympic Park were forced to evacuate after hearing cracking sounds including a loud bang.

Residential
Apr 10 2019
Housing Shortage Forcing Women to Return to Violent Partners

A lack of affordable housing could mean that women who suffer from family violence may return to their violent partners, a new report has found.

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Residential
Apr 8 2019
First Home Buyers Bigger Share of Market

Australians buying their first home are making up a bigger share of all people purchasing properties throughout the nation.

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Business
Apr 4 2019
Property Council Gets a New President

Stephen Conry, JLL’s Chief Executive Officer, Australia has been elected as the new National President of the Property Council of Australia.

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Residential
Apr 2 2019
House Price Falls Slow Down

The pace of decline in new home values throughout Australia has eased, the latest data shows.

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Zoning
Mar 29 2019
Victoria’s Planning Regime Goes Under Microscope

Victoria’s planning system is set undergo a comprehensive review as the government in that state seeks to remove barriers to affordable housing provision.

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Residential
Mar 29 2019
Negative Gearing Change in Jan Under Labor

Federal Labor would introduce its changes to negative gearing and capital gains tax by January 1 next year if the party wins the May election.

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Residential
Mar 25 2019
Larger Land Suburbs Buck Housing Downturn Trend

Suburbs with larger land sizes are bucking the trend in terms of the housing market decline, the latest analysis has found.

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Residential
Mar 20 2019
Property Prices Fall Further

Prices of new homes and apartments throughout capital cities in Australia have fallen further, the latest data indicates.

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Residential
Mar 20 2019
First woman CEO for Northern Land Council

The new CEO of the Northern Land Council Marion Scrymgour has urged the Northern Territory Government to come back and negotiate with Canberra after talks over...

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