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Growth in China Property Investment Slows
Residential
Wednesday November 15 2017

Growth in China Property Investment Slows

Property investment in China rose 7.8 per cent in January-October from the same period a year earlier, slowing from an 8.1 per cent gain in the...

Govt Takes Aim at GST-dodging Developers
Business
Wednesday November 8 2017

Govt Takes Aim at GST-dodging Developers

Dodgy property developers will no longer be able to collect GST on the sale of new residences and then dissolve their company to avoid passing it...

Methodology: The Hidden Variation
Residential
Tuesday August 22 2017

Methodology: The Hidden Variation

HOW you work is as important as your SCOPE of work.

Builders in India Pledge to Build “Green” Homes
Green
Wednesday July 26 2017

Builders in India Pledge to Build “Green” Homes

India's top builders have pledged to make at least a fifth of their new housing developments sustainable by 2022, as the country looks to tap sectors...

Perth Property Developer Charged with Arson
Business
Thursday July 20 2017

Perth Property Developer Charged with Arson

A Perth property developer has been released on bail after facing court over allegations he helped torch an industrial building in the city's southeast, causing $10...

Developers ‘Cash-in’ with Micro-Flat’s in Hong Kong
Residential
Wednesday June 21 2017

Developers ‘Cash-in’ with Micro-Flat’s in Hong Kong

With its marble-clad lobby, sweeping balcony views and sleek, modern decor, Donny Chan's apartment building would seem the kind of upscale tower most young Hong Kong...

Vic ‘Cowboy Developers’ Face Jail Time
Commercial
Wednesday December 7 2016

Vic ‘Cowboy Developers’ Face Jail Time

Cowboy Victorian developers who do building work without a permit could get five years in jail and almost half a million dollars in fines.

Has Auckland’s Housing Market Plateaued?
Residential
Tuesday August 9 2016

Has Auckland’s Housing Market Plateaued?

Auckland house prices may have plateaued in July after hitting a record in November last year, the city's largest realtor says.

Ex-Deputy Mayor to Lose Millions Following Council Suspension
Business
Friday February 19 2016

Ex-Deputy Mayor to Lose Millions Following Council Suspension

Australia's most notorious member of local government could lose millions on a scuppered apartment project after being stripped of his official position.

Business
Aug 23 2018
Crackdown on Victorian Property Developers

Developers will have to reveal a property's past, dump rent-to-buy arrangements and comply with stronger off-the-plan protections under new laws introduced into Victorian parliament.

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Commercial
Aug 9 2018
Victoria Developers Face Fine Over Vic Nylex Site

A property development group which owns Melbourne's historic Nylex clock silos site on the banks of the Yarra River has been given three weeks to carry...

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Business
Jan 26 2018
Queensland in No Rush to Ban Developer Political Donations

Lapsed laws to ban property developer donations to political parties in Queensland will be reintroduced within the next six months, but not immediately, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk...

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Business
27 Oct, 2016
Victoria Govt Takes Cowboy Developers to VCAT

The developer 'cowboys' who illegally destroyed a Melbourne pub will be hauled before the planning tribunal in a bid to force them to rebuild it.

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Business
25 May, 2016
Bali Prosecutors Push for Aussie Developer to be Jailed

An Australian property developer should be jailed for three and a half years in Indonesia after he allegedly used "trickery" and "lies" during the sale of...

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Business
23 May, 2016
Aussie Developer Jailed in Bali for Two Years

An Australian property developer should be jailed for three and a half years in Indonesia after he allegedly used "trickery" and "lies" during the sale of...

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Business
31 Mar, 2016
Aussie Developer on Trial in Bali for Fraud

A man allegedly defrauded by a West Australian property developer in Bali has told his trial it became clear the Australian had "deceived" him and had...

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Business
15 Mar, 2016
Auckland Property Developer Investigated for Fraud

The Serious Fraud Office is investigating Auckland property developer Leonard Ross and the outcome will determine whether apartment owners in one of his projects will pursue...

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Business
1 Feb, 2016
Woolies Slugged $11m Over Masters Deal

Retail giant Woolworths has been ordered to pay more than $11 million to a Victorian property developer for breaking a contract for the construction of a...

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