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
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
For many in the housing sector, recent data has not been encouraging.
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
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
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
Want to build a new mixed-use commercial and residential development in central Perth?
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...
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.
Lack of Tender for Sydney Lease Questioned
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...
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.
More House Price Pain
House prices across Australia are continuing to decline, the latest data shows.
'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.
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...
Housing Finance Falls in November
Housing market conditions across Australia have tightened with the latest figures showing further contraction in lending activity.
'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.