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Retail Managers Lead Property Demand Hotspots
Strata
Wednesday January 17 2018

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
Residential
Wednesday August 23 2017

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%
Business
Friday August 18 2017

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?
Residential
Wednesday May 24 2017

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
Business
Tuesday April 18 2017

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
Business
Thursday April 6 2017

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
Strata
Wednesday March 8 2017

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
Commercial
Thursday January 12 2017

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
Strata
Wednesday November 16 2016

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.

Commercial
Jan 31 2018
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...

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Business
Jan 23 2018
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.

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Commercial
13 Dec, 2017
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...

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Business
25 Nov, 2017
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.

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Business
17 Jun, 2016
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...

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Business
17 Jun, 2016
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.

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Business
25 Feb, 2016
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.

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Business
18 Feb, 2016
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.

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Business
27 Aug, 2015
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.

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