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Melbourne and Sydney Office Markets are Booming
Commercial
Friday August 10 2018

Melbourne and Sydney Office Markets are Booming

Office markets in Melbourne and Sydney are booming as strong demand across both cities is leading to tightening vacancies and rising rents.

How Should the National Construction Code Respond to Airbnb?
Residential
Wednesday May 2 2018

How Should the National Construction Code Respond to Airbnb?

Back in 2011, owners of 42 units at the two-tower Watergate apartment complex in Melbourne’s Docklands precinct were served with orders to cease using their dwellings...

Australia’s Office Market is Tightening as Shortages Hit
Commercial
Wednesday February 28 2018

Australia’s Office Market is Tightening as Shortages Hit

Australia’s office market is tightening as healthy demand and a shortage of supply grip capital cities on the eastern seaboard.

What is a Yield?
Commercial
Friday February 23 2018

What is a Yield?

The term ‘yield’ is used in articles related to both residential and commercial property and there is an implication that the meaning is the same in...

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.

Melbourne Zoning Confusion Compounds Affordable Housing Woes
Zoning
Tuesday April 4 2017

Melbourne Zoning Confusion Compounds Affordable Housing Woes

Several property owners need clarification regarding the way their property has been described in zoning documents.

Student Boom Benefits Developers and Investors
Residential
Friday March 10 2017

Student Boom Benefits Developers and Investors

Research suggests that an increase in student numbers is creating opportunities for developers and investors to build and invest in student accommodation in Australia.

WA Govt Attempts to Break Housing Cycle
Residential
Wednesday February 1 2017

WA Govt Attempts to Break Housing Cycle

A program that aims to help people get out of of the public housing cycle is being trialled.

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...

Residential
Jan 18 2018
Hobart, Canberra Rents up as Sydney Slows

Unit rental prices have eased in Sydney and held steady in Melbourne but soared in Hobart and Canberra, new figures show.

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