Urban Taskforce Gets a New Leader
One of NSW’s most influential property development lobby groups is set for a new leader after Chris Johnson has stepped down after eight years in the...
Commercial Property Still Offers Good Opportunities
The Sydney and Melbourne office and industrial property sectors still offer solid investment opportunities for investors, says Per Amundsen, Head of Research for the specialist commercial...
Where Will Melbourne’s Office Workers Go?
“If Google was to land in Melbourne and want 8,000 square meters, (they would have) limited options – probably one at the moment.”
Australian Office Demand Falls Flat
Growth in demand for office space has slowed to its lowest level on record in four years, the latest data says.
Australia Must Combat Open Office Noise Distraction
“Corporate accounts payable, Amena speaking.”
Property Staff Remain in Demand Despite Housing Slowdown
Property staff across Australia remain in reasonable demand despite the housing slowdown as increasing activity in office and industrial sectors drives demand for those with commercial...
Election Raises Property Confidence
Confidence in Australia’s property industry has received a bounce following the federal election result and the removal of uncertainty associated with planned Opposition changes to negative...
Got Insurance for your Rental…it Might not be a Good Thing!
Got insurance for your rental…it might not be a good thing!
Please Do Disturb: Knocking on Hotels’ Future
You don’t need to fast forward to the future to see robots taking over. The truth is, they are already here – in the present –...
Designs Unveiled for Melbourne CBD’s Largest Timber Building
The designs for what is claimed will be the largest timber building in Melbourne’s CBD have been unveiled.
Vicinity to Sell $1bn of Shopping Centres
Vicinity Centres will sell up to $1 billion of medium-sized and neighbourhood shopping centres to fund development of prestige projects.
Amazon, Airbnb Drive Retail Insolvencies
Competition from online giants such as Amazon and Airbnb is behind an increase in the number of Australian retailers going bust in recent years, according to...
Toys R Us Australia Remains Open for Business
Toys R Us says it is business as usual at its Australian stores despite the apparent demise of the business in the US and UK.
Commercial Lending Stabilises in January
Lending to businesses and property investors remained steady in January following a significant fall in December, while the value of new home loans to owner-occupiers lifted...
$1b Revamp for Sydney's Central Station
Sydney train commuters are being promised only minor disruptions as the city's busiest station undergoes "heart surgery" to make way for the new Metro.
Costco's Selects Western Sydney for HQ
American retail giant Costco has been given the green light to build its $77 million headquarters in western Sydney, generating about 1000 jobs.
Westfield Insists Unibail Deal on Track
Westfield Corporation's joint CEO Peter Lowy insists its board and the Lowy family remain committed to the shopping centre giant's $33 billion takeover by Unibail-Rodamco, despite...
Choice Properties REIT Buying CREIT in $3.9-billion Deal
The Weston family is poised to create Canada's largest real estate investment trust through a $3.9-billion deal for its publicly traded Choice Properties REIT (CHP_u.TO) to...