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Four Questions You Should Ask Your Quantity Surveyor
Business
Wednesday July 4 2018

Four Questions You Should Ask Your Quantity Surveyor

Are you an investor who’s heard about the benefits of depreciation and have decided to start claiming?

Quantity Surveyors Must Not be Locked Out of BIM
Technology
Wednesday May 23 2018

Quantity Surveyors Must Not be Locked Out of BIM

Around Australia, take-up of BIM from architects and designers has been strong in recent years. Alas, this is not the case for quantity surveyors.

BIM and the Quantity Surveyor
Technology
Tuesday July 4 2017

BIM and the Quantity Surveyor

There is clear evidence that both design professionals and clients usually do not engage with the quantity surveyor as part of the building information modeling (BIM)...

Tax Tips to Help Property Investors Prepare and Save
Business
Monday May 29 2017

Tax Tips to Help Property Investors Prepare and Save

We’re just weeks away from the end of financial year, and for those who own an investment property, it’s an important time to ensure you’re fully...

Low-value Pooling and Immediate Write-offs Explained
Residential
Wednesday May 10 2017

Low-value Pooling and Immediate Write-offs Explained

When preparing a comprehensive tax depreciation schedule, specialist quantity surveyors will use legislation in order to maximise deductions for owners of income producing properties.

Quality Control and Conformance: Making Contractors Accountable
Business
Monday May 8 2017

Quality Control and Conformance: Making Contractors Accountable

On most building projects, quality control, conformance of the materials used and how the materials are installed is generally left as self-regulating exercise by the building...

Why the Cost Blowouts on Single Luxury Residential Developments?
Residential
Thursday February 9 2017

Why the Cost Blowouts on Single Luxury Residential Developments?

Why does there increasingly appear to be no rigorous cost control during the design process for single luxury residential developments/refurbishments when compared with the cost control...

Don’t Ignore Depreciation Opportunities Outside
Residential
Monday January 30 2017

Don’t Ignore Depreciation Opportunities Outside

For investors who have recently purchased an investment property, it’s likely that the yard has already played a part in helping you make a purchase decision...

Kick-start Your Retail Store by Claiming Depreciation
Business
Friday November 11 2016

Kick-start Your Retail Store by Claiming Depreciation

The costs involved in starting any new business can be quite expensive.