Victoria’s Construction Industry is Booming
Starting from December this year, four 100-metre long tunnel boring machines (TBMs) will begin arriving in Melbourne.
Lawnmowers Next to the Cheese: Australia’s Big Box Boom
They are the roadside megastores that have muscled in on Australia’s retail market with affordable appliances, homeware goods, and produce.
Amazon.com Opens Rainforest in Seattle
Amazon.com has opened a rainforest-like office space in Seattle that it hopes will spark new ideas for employees.
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.
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.
Commercial Property Leads in Building Boom
Better business conditions and investor sentiment have pushed construction levels to a 12-year high with competitive tendering, building backlogs and a bump in new orders driving...
Lead Tests Spark Warning at Aldi
Australian consumers are being urged not to consume or cook with water from a tap sold by Aldi, after tests detected high levels of lead.
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.
Vicinity to Sell $1bn of Shopping Centres
Vicinity Centres will sell up to $1 billion of medium-sized and neighbourhood shopping centres to fund development of prestige projects.
Amazon, Airbnb Drive Retail Insolvencies
Competition from online giants such as Amazon and Airbnb is behind an increase in the number of Australian retailers going bust in recent years, according to...
Toys R Us Australia Remains Open for Business
Toys R Us says it is business as usual at its Australian stores despite the apparent demise of the business in the US and UK.
Amazon Plans to Open Six More Cashierless Stores
Amazon.com Inc. plans to open as many as six more cashierless stores this year, according to a report.
Super Retail Group to buy Macpac for $135m
Super Retail Group will buy New Zealand outdoor brand Macpac for $A135 million.
Victoria Greens Vow to Stop New Apple Store
The Victorian Greens are determined to stop a controversial plan to demolish part of Melbourne's Federation Square to make way for a new Apple store.
Elite Fight Queen Victoria Market Redevelopment
Michael Caton's character from iconic Australian film The Castle is no stranger to fighting unwanted development and now the actor is throwing his support behind a...
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...
Vicinity Sells 4 Retail Shopping Centres for $841.4m
Retail property group Vicinity Centres has sold four shopping centres in Queensland and Victoria for $841.4 million as part of its divestment program, with more assets...