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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...

Australia Construction Investment Slips to Seven-year Low
Business
Wednesday July 26 2017

Australia Construction Investment Slips to Seven-year Low

The value of total capital investment projects in Australia has slid to a seven-year low, with construction on major gas developments being completed and as the...

Should We Welcome Chinese Investment into Australia’s Construction Industry?
Business
Wednesday June 21 2017

Should We Welcome Chinese Investment into Australia’s Construction Industry?

China’s audacious $1.8 trillion global infrastructure and construction project, touted as the new Silk Road, is a clear sign of the country’s ambition to be seen...

Stop Treating Housing Investors like Lepers
Residential
Thursday March 30 2017

Stop Treating Housing Investors like Lepers

It's incredibly frustrating to see the hard time housing is being given in Australia.

Student Boom Benefits Developers and Investors
Residential
Friday March 10 2017

Student Boom Benefits Developers and Investors

Research suggests that an increase in student numbers is creating opportunities for developers and investors to build and invest in student accommodation in Australia.

Should we Treat Public Infrastructure as Assets?
Infrastructure
Monday December 5 2016

Should we Treat Public Infrastructure as Assets?

The Federal government wants to create an “infrastructure bank.”

Australia’s Big Infrastructure Investment: $50bn
Infrastructure
Friday November 25 2016

Australia’s Big Infrastructure Investment: $50bn

The government is investing a record $50 billion on national infrastructure over five years to the end of the decade.

Boral Gets Investor Support for Headwaters Acquisition
Business
Friday November 25 2016

Boral Gets Investor Support for Headwaters Acquisition

Building materials supplier Boral says it has received strong support from institutional investors whilst raising money to fund its $US2.6 billion acquisition of Headwaters Incorporated.

Calgary Construction Sector Braces for Downturn
Business
Thursday November 24 2016

Calgary Construction Sector Braces for Downturn

Delayed infrastructure funding and the sluggish economy could mean further layoffs or companies shutting down, the head of the Calgary Construction Association (CCA) has warned.

Business
Aug 3 2018
Time Zone Costing Investment and Jobs in Queensland

A national survey of 230 businesses by Ai Group found that an overwhelming 85% of businesses surveyed support changing Queensland's current position on daylight saving.

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Business
Jun 13 2018
Chinese Investors Feeling Unwelcome in Australia

Chinese investors are more wary about Australia, with a growing number saying they feel unwelcome.

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Infrastructure
May 30 2018
Billions to Flow into West Sydney

A new multi-billion dollar city to be built around the long-awaited western Sydney airport will make the area one of the best places to live and...

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Commercial
Mar 27 2018
More Funds for Nepean Hospital Upgrade

The NSW government has announced more money for a western Sydney hospital redevelopment, as the opposition ramps up its attack of stadium funding it says should...

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Commercial
Mar 15 2018
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...

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Business
5 Aug, 2015
Investment in Hotel Properties Jumps

Transaction volume in the Australian hotel investment market reached $1.9 billion for the first half of 2015, and looks set to overtake the $2.5 billion transacted...

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Business
13 Jan, 2014
Dexus Takeover Offer For CPA

A joint takeover offer from the Dexus Property Group and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) for the Commonwealth Property Office Fund (CPA) is now...

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