CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

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House prices decline further, outlook uncertain

LOW stock levels and government stimulus measures have safeguarded house prices from heavy declines during the pandemic, but the longer term…
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Pandemic exacerbates retail sector woes

COMMERCIAL retail property transactions slowed to a trickle in the June quarter to their lowest level in eight years, while recent cap rate…
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COVID-19 push down office rents, incentives climb

GROSS effective rents across the major eastern seaboard CBD office markets fell in the June quarter, as landlords adjusted their…

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Primewest adds two shopping centres to list

PRIMEWEST has added two new shopping centres to its recently launched Australian “daily needs” trust, taking its spend in the last three weeks to $126.5 million on neighbourhood shopping centres as retail landlords look for pandemic-proof assets. Two Woolworths-anchored centres acquired from Charter Hall in Sydney suburbs Pemulwuy and West Ryde follow the recent purchase of the Spring Farm…
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West Melbourne triple treat fetches $55m

PROPERTY identities Frank Palazzo, Ozzie Kheir and Phil Mehrten have completed the sell down of a West Melbourne site including the former Sands and…
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Property sales and leasing transactions wrap

A WRAP up of other commercial and rural property, development site and social infrastructure sales, as well as leasing transactions across…
COMMERCIAL PROPERTY, SALES & LEASING

Pellicano buoyed by industrial success

STRONG sales and leasing success in recent months have bought forward construction and refurbishment works at two Queensland industrial estates owned…

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Pace of construction decline slows

THE startling fall in activity across the construction industry slowed in June, but lower employment levels, new orders uncertainty around future immigration levels suggest an ongoing wait for recovery. The latest Australian Industry Group/Housing Industry Association Australian Performance of Construction Index rose by 10.6 points to 35.5 in June, indicating conditions remained negative. However…
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The first 6 steps of becoming a CRE solopreneur

OPINION: LAST month I wrote about some of the impacts of COVID-19. At the time, I mentioned that we will see a more flexible and contingent…
PROPERTY REVIEWER

Spare a moment for the class of 2020

OPINION: LAST year, I was on the selection committee of my former employers’ graduate recruitment program. I interviewed many real estate…
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Australian house prices starting to fall – collapse likely averted but expect more weakness ahead

OPINION: SIGNIFICANT policy support & the earlier reopening of the economy have made our worst-case scenario for a 20% decline in…

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