Retail Managers Lead Property Demand Hotspots
Retail property managers are expected to lead the hot spots for property sector employment opportunities in the early part of 2018, the latest report says.
What Liabilities are you Purchasing When Buying a Property Affected by an Owners Corporation
When purchasing a property affected by an owners corporation, purchasers often assume that they are only liable for what lies within the internal walls of the...
Westfield Half-year Profit Up 20%
Westfield Corporation, the owner of shopping centres in the US and UK, has met its half-year earnings forecasts but says retail conditions have been challenging.
Could the Build-to-Rent Model Solve Our (Affordable) Housing Woes?
The build-to-rent industry is gaining strength in the United States and Europe, but it has a minimal footprint in Australia.
Apartment Boom Drives Property Industry Jobs Surge
An ongoing jobs surge within the property sector is showing little sign of slowing as development activity remains hot in both high and low density residential...
Westfield Says Demand for Stores is Strong
The owner of Westfield shopping centres in Australia and New Zealand says store space across its 39 properties is almost completely occupied.
Queensland Apartment Owners Need Defect Bond
Queensland should follow the lead of New South Wales and introduce a two percent levy in order to protect owners of new apartments from defects, the...
What You Need to Know About Managing Legionella Risk
Back in June 2013, the human cost associated with legionella was on full display when 60-year-old cancer patient John Pearson died after contracting the disease at...
Montreal to Invest Billions into Upgrading Facilities
The City of Montreal is dedicating part of its $6.39-billion capital-works budget for 2017 to 2019 to aid to facilities, projects or programs in various boroughs.
New Prison to Open in NSW Hunter Region
A new 400-bed prison set to open in the NSW Hunter region to help ease pressure on the state's overcrowded corrections system has been described by...
McGrath CEO Steps Down Amid Earnings Woes
McGrath chief executive Cameron Judson and all but one of the real estate firm's directors are leaving after the company issued another earnings warning.
Westfield Sold for $33b
Westfield Corporation has agreed to a $US24.7 billion ($A32.7 billion) takeover from a Paris property giant that will end the Lowy family's control of the shopping...
Meriton Tried to Prevent Bad Reviews: ACCC
Property giant Meriton is facing legal action for allegedly preventing guests at its serviced apartments from posting negative reviews on TripAdvisor.
Crown Demerger May Drive Privatisation
More than $1 billion has been added to Crown Resorts' market value as investors speculate a demerger of the casino operator will enable billionaire James Packer...
NZ:Hotel Occupancy Rates Reach Five-year High
Tourism Industry Aotearoa, which represents 140 New Zealand hotels, says occupancy rates hit a five-year high in 2015.
Property Boom Boosts Metlifecare's Profit
Aged care and retirement village operator Metlifecare has more than tripled half-year net profit, mainly due to the impact of booming property prices.
Private Equity Firm Buying Up Retirement Assets
Blackstone Group LP has bought Lendlease Group's portfolio of five retirement villages in New Zealand for an undisclosed sum.
Westfield Earnings on track despite World Trade Centre Delay
Shopping centre operator Westfield will meet its full year guidance despite a delay in opening its World Trade Center flagship.