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Drop in Brisbane CBD Office Market Demand
Commercial
Friday February 2 2018

Drop in Brisbane CBD Office Market Demand

A rise in office vacancy in the Brisbane CBD has been attributed to a market in transition, with reductions in tenant demand expected to be corrected...

House Hunters Turn to Brisbane
Residential
Thursday October 12 2017

House Hunters Turn to Brisbane

House hunters are steering away from Sydney and Melbourne and turning their attention to Brisbane, according to property data group CoreLogic.

Levee Wouldn’t Stop 2011 Flooding: Council
Infrastructure
Wednesday September 20 2017

Levee Wouldn’t Stop 2011 Flooding: Council

Brisbane City Council says a called-for levee around the CBD would not have prevented the disastrous 2011 floods.

Real Estate Continues to RISE in Capital Cities
Residential
Tuesday July 11 2017

Real Estate Continues to RISE in Capital Cities

House prices have risen in most of Australia's major capital cities while auction clearance rates have increased in all but two.

Logistics Keeps Lid on Brisbane’s Industrial Vacancy
Commercial
Wednesday June 7 2017

Logistics Keeps Lid on Brisbane’s Industrial Vacancy

Brisbane is currently enjoying relatively low vacancy rates in industrial property, thanks to growth in the logistics sector.

Relative Humidity and Thermal Comfort
Buildings
Wednesday May 17 2017

Relative Humidity and Thermal Comfort

The term relative humidity is very much misunderstood by those who do not need to deal with it as part of their work or studies.

Zaha Hadid Towers Approved by Planning Court
Residential
Wednesday May 17 2017

Zaha Hadid Towers Approved by Planning Court

Three large apartment towers designed by the late Zara Hadid have been given the go-ahead after a judge dismissed an appeal against the project.

Early Australian Census Predictions
Business
Thursday April 20 2017

Early Australian Census Predictions

The full results from last year’s Census will be released mid-year, and will be subject to the usual frantic efforts to distort and contort evidence in...

Brisbane Median House Price Hits $655k
Residential
Monday March 20 2017

Brisbane Median House Price Hits $655k

Brisbane's median house price has hit a new high of $655,000, according to the Real Estate Institute of Queensland.

Civil
Mar 9 2018
Brisbane Queen's Wharf Construction Starts

Construction on Brisbane's Queen's Wharf development will officially begin on Thursday, more than a year after the project started.

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Mining
Jan 31 2018
Energy Group Ignored Toxic Gas Warnings: Crown

A failed energy company accused of knowingly and illegally polluting a significant part of Queensland's Darling Downs has faced trial in a landmark criminal case in...

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Business
12 Apr, 2016
Qld Businesses Could Prop up $5.2b Project

Businesses in Brisbane's CBD could be taxed more to help pay for the proposed $5.2 billion Cross River Rail project just "for the privilege of being...

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Business
20 Aug, 2015
Stockland Profit Rises; Looks to Brisbane for Growth

Property developer Stockland has lifted its full year underlying profit more than nine per cent thanks to the booming housing market.

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Business
21 Jul, 2015
Echo Wins Brisbane Casino Tender

Echo Entertainment has won the right to build a casino on prime riverfront land in Brisbane, beating a proposal from James Packer's Crown Resorts.

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Business
10 Jul, 2015
Echo Expected to Beat Out Crown for Brisbane's New Casino

Pundits expect Echo to beat out Crown and grab Brisbane's biggest development opportunity in a generation.

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Business
2 Dec, 2014
Brisbane Storm Clean-up Bill Passes $300m

The damage bill from a savage hailstorm that tore through Brisbane has passed $300 million.

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