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Saturday February 23, 2019

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Australia’s Flexible Office Revolution
Commercial
Monday February 11 2019

Australia’s Flexible Office Revolution

Under many traditional arrangements, companies’ real-estate footprint involves floor space in conventional offices which is either owned outright or leased on long-term agreements.

Property Industry Escapes Banking Royal Commission Fallout
Residential
Wednesday February 6 2019

Property Industry Escapes Banking Royal Commission Fallout

Australia’s property sector has been spared any major fallout from the banking royal commission after the final report did not contain any recommendations which will materially...

Australia Will Not Have a Housing Induced Recession
Residential
Thursday January 31 2019

Australia Will Not Have a Housing Induced Recession

For many in the housing sector, recent data has not been encouraging.

Facilities Managers With Right Skills are In Demand
Commercial
Thursday January 17 2019

Facilities Managers With Right Skills are In Demand

Facility managers who possess the right skill set are in demand despite a competitive market and sluggish remuneration levels, the latest report says.

Property Staff Land Opportunities from Talent Mismatch
Business
Wednesday January 16 2019

Property Staff Land Opportunities from Talent Mismatch

A mismatch between employer needs and skills which job seekers possess is creating opportunities for workers within Australia’s property sector notwithstanding the slowdown in property industry...

Property Industry Confidence Plummets to Five Year Lows
Business
Thursday January 10 2019

Property Industry Confidence Plummets to Five Year Lows

Confidence in Australia’s property industry has dropped to five year lows as fears about a deeper than expected housing market downturn continue to grow.

WA’s Planning System Must be Cleaned Up
Zoning
Wednesday January 9 2019

WA’s Planning System Must be Cleaned Up

Want to build a new mixed-use commercial and residential development in central Perth?

Increase Housing Supply and Prices Will Fall
Residential
Friday September 14 2018

Increase Housing Supply and Prices Will Fall

You often don’t know you’re in a bubble until it has actually popped. This is what ASIC chairman, Greg Medcraft, was warning three years ago. Shortly...

Industry 4.0 Will Reshape Property and Construction
Technology
Thursday September 6 2018

Industry 4.0 Will Reshape Property and Construction

For centuries, goods such as food, clothing, houses and weapons were made by hand.

Residential
Feb 8 2019
Most Home Loan Applications Go Through

Most people who apply for a home loan can still get one, although the process is harder and takes longer.

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Residential
Feb 7 2019
Treat Social Housing as Essential Infrastructure to Attract Greater Investment

With growing interest from Government in attracting investment into social housing, new AHURI research has developed a persuasive and credible case for social housing to be...

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Business
Feb 4 2019
Financial Industry 'Must Change Forever'

The banking sector has been told it "must change forever" for forcing the Australian community to pay an immense financial and emotional price over many years.

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Residential
Feb 1 2019
More House Price Pain

House prices across Australia are continuing to decline, the latest data shows.

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Business
Jan 30 2019
'No Apologies' for Tax Proposals: Labor

The man who would be treasurer in a Labor federal government says the party makes no apology for wanting to change taxes to make Australia fairer.

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Business
Jan 30 2019
Property Industry Fights For Negative Gearing

Opposing the abolition of negative gearing and discounts to capital gains tax will be the top advocacy issue for the property sector in the upcoming federal...

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Residential
Jan 17 2019
Housing Finance Falls in November

Housing market conditions across Australia have tightened with the latest figures showing further contraction in lending activity.

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Zoning
Jan 14 2019
'Conveyancer' Accused of Rich Vic Frauds

A Melbourne woman is accused of passing herself off as a conveyancer to transfer property into her own name and reap millions of dollars.

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