Brisbane Leading the Nation in Property Performance Indicators, But Boom Talk Premature

August 17, 2018,

New research from property data firm CoreLogic has indicated that Brisbane is leading the nation on most property performance indicators, but some experts are curbing talk of a imminent property boom in the Sunshine State. According to the CoreLogic Daily Home Value Index, Brisbane recorded a 1.2 per cent increase in the median house price ... (Read More)

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Shoebox apartments won’t meet family-friendly housing demand as millennials come of age

August 13, 2018,

Shoebox apartments won’t meet family-friendly housing demand as millennials come of age By business reporter Stephanie Chalmers Updated 2 Aug 2018, 12:24pmThu 2 Aug 2018, 12:24pm Photo: As Generation Y start families, medium-density dwellings are tipped to be in demand, rather than small high-rise apartments. (ABC News: Lawrence Champness) Related Story: Australian housing prices are ... (Read More)

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Queensland’s $46 Billion Infrastructure Boom

August 1, 2018,

Queensland’s $46 Billion Infrastructure Boom   The Palaszczuk Government has released an update to its 2018 State Infrastructure Plan as it aims to roll-out a total of $45.8 billion worth of infrastructure over the next four years. The second part of its State Infrastructure Plan (SIP) focuses on a range of infrastructure spending with its ... (Read More)

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“Brisbane’s Proposed $2 Billion Entertainment Precinct Could Soon Become Reality”

June 2, 2017,

State Government officials on Friday will determine whether or not Brisbane’s proposed $2 billion arena and entertainment precinct is ready to jump to the next level.

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Construction works start on Howard Smith Wharves revitalisation project

June 2, 2017,

Construction is yet to start on the long-awaited $110 million development of Brisbane’s last remaining city wharf, but it has already attracted bookings from eager residents.

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2017 Interest Rate Forecast

May 12, 2017,

Interest rates were put on hold yet again last week, but there is increasing conversation about rising interest rates. I do not believe anyone thinks for a minute that official interest rates are likely to go any lower, and if they were to do so, it would be quite an alarming statement about our economy. The Reserve Bank is holding in reserve lower interest rates only for emergency situations

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Gold Coast Integrated Resort Plans To Open Queensland’s First Ever International Beach Club

April 13, 2017,

The Gold Coast could further cement itself as Australia’s favourite tourist playground with the addition of the city’s first international Beach Club which will open as part of the Gold Coast Integrated Resort (GCIR).

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Take A Look Inside The New Gold Coast

March 17, 2017,

The Gold Coast Integrated Resort (GCIR) is an estimated $3 billion project encompassing the Gold Coast’s largest tourism project in decades, providing a new global waterfront destination.

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New Hope island shopping centre

March 15, 2017,

Hope island is set to gain a town center more than a decade after the retail and dining precinct was first mooted.

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Victorian Government scraps stamp duty saving for off the plan investors

March 15, 2017,

The Victorian Government has recently announced a range of initiatives aimed at making housing more affordable for first-home buyers. Stamp duty will undergo major reform, with two significant changes set to affect the off the planning industry.

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6 Factors That Drive Residential Property Markets In Australia

March 1, 2017,

Property markets are complex beasts that are impacted by many different factors. In light of this complexity, understanding and respecting the fundamentals of supply and demand that underlie any economic system is ever more important in complex property markets.

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Australia’s 2017 Market Outlook: CBRE

February 22, 2017,

Australia’s south east property markets will continue to outperform in 2017, producing the strongest rental growth and the highest total returns according to CBRE’s recently released Australia Market Outlook report.

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Underground Infrastructure:Connecting The Property Developments Brisbane Creates

February 10, 2017,

Brisbane was growing and with its increasing population ultimately the number of cars on the road multiplied greatly. Trips to and through the city were only possible if planned hours in advance.

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4 Reasons To Capitalise On Asian Demand For Real Estate Before 2017

January 11, 2017,

It’s no secret that Chinese, Malaysian and Indonesian buyers remain attracted the Australian property market because of our stable government, world-renowned schools, lifestyle plus the opportunity to grow businesses for some. These fundamentals remain despite the challenges imposed this year by greater financing restrictions and increased taxes for foreign buyers of property.

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Gold Coast’s Palm Beach booming with development, eateries and celebrities

January 11, 2017,

PALM Beach is the new Gold Coast hot spot with the southern Gold Coast suburb throwing off its old and stuffy reputation to become a funky and edgy suburb. New mansions, developments restaurants and people are flowing into the suburb which has become a celebrity spotting hotspot as popular eateries draw in a younger crowd. ... (Read More)

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Business is back to a buzz in one of the Gold Coast’s stylish suburbs

January 11, 2017,

OOZING luxury, Main Beach is an affluent, beachside suburb on the Gold Coast packed with up-market eateries and grand boutiques.

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8 reasons our property markets could crash

January 11, 2017,

Following a couple of booming years some of our property markets have stalled, and the latest stats show that house prices have dropped a little in a number of our capital cities.

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1.4m to map out rail stage 3

January 5, 2017,

GOLD Coast council will spend more than $1.4 million conducting feasibility studies and designing the third stage of the light rail project.
The third stage, which will run from Broadbeach to Coolangatta, will be split into two sections, the first ending at Burleigh.

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Chinese to invest $800m in park

January 5, 2017,

A ROMANTIC land of theatre, music and dance – worth up to $800 million – will be created from a tract of flood-prone land nestled between the Nerang River and Nerang train station under plans by a key Chinese theme park developer.

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Gold Coast one of the hottest lifestyle regions in the country, real estate survey reveals

December 21, 2016,

Core Logic figures outlining the top 25 council regions across lifestyle markets where the most houses have sold show the Coast placed at second with almost 20,000 homes sold in the 12 months to June.

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1000 jobs headed to the Gold Coast after three developments given the first tick of approval

December 21, 2016,

THREE major developments worth almost $1 billion are set to create at least 1000 jobs on the Gold Coast.

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More than half of Hope Island development Park Cove’s waterfront homes have sold

December 21, 2016,

BUYERS are snapping up properties at Park Cove Hope Island since its launch four weeks ago.More than half of the freehold waterfront homes have sold and interest in the Parkside Terraces has also been strong.

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Preparing for stage 3 of the light rail – Broadbeach to Coolangatta Airport

September 21, 2016,

Plans for light rail ready to roll as the council prepares to open tenders in November for stage 3 of the light rail.

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Northern Gold Coast cane fields on market to build vast new city and set land sale record

September 15, 2016,

A NEW coastal city, with scope for a Disney-sized theme park, education, housing, retail and commercial space has been proposed between Brisbane and the Gold Coast under a historic deal between the owners of 248 properties.

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