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  • Gold Coast Property Leased to Renowned Restaurant goes to Auction

    An appetite for an investment with guaranteed returns – and a little Greek hospitality – could be all that’s needed to lure a buyer for the latest opportunity on the Gold Coast. Located at Nobby Beach, the award winning Hellenika is being offered for sale as a premium long-term slice … Read more

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  • Sydney Towers Mix it up with Hotels, Co-working and Offices

    Finding a new building that combines luxury hotel suites, a co-working lounge and even the offices of a multinational used to be hard in Australia, but a series of projects, including a complex that will become North Sydney’s tallest tower, are challenging perceptions. The latest towers on the drawing board … Read more

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  • How to Calculate Stamp Duty When Buying a Commercial Property

    Like filling your car with fuel before a long trip, stamp duty is a necessary evil when you buy a commercial property. It’s an annoying, expensive requirement that can’t be avoided. The amount you pay is calculated on a sliding scale, generally from 1% to 6% of the purchase price, … Read more

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  • Winners from the Search for Yield

    The search for yield is proving a boon for several lucky sectors of the economy, but two that really stand out are real estate investment trusts and fixed income fund managers. As the Reserve Bank of Australia ratchets down the official cash rate towards zero, investors are showing a willingness … Read more

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  • Leichhardt Warehouse a Developer’s Dream

    Developers are eyeing the opportunity to purchase a rambling warehouse in Leichhardt that has been home to an established antique and salvage business for the last 25 years. The prime 875sqm site is located across the road from Leichhardt North light rail station and has R1 General Residential Zoning with … Read more

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  • Commercial Property Vibe on the up: NAB

    The retail sector experienced a boost in market sentiment through the second quarter despite continued economic challenges, as overall sentiment towards the commercial property market grew. NAB’s Commercial Property Index found that overall sentiment in the market lifted nine points in the second quarter of the year to plus seven … Read more

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  • Office Landlords Enjoy New Lease on Life

    Improving office leasing markets in the nation’s resources capitals and the rise of co-working tenants in eastern seaboard central business districts are driving expectations that markets will favour landlord. The emergence of Perth as the standout CBD office market for office leasing growth and Melbourne’s march towards a vacancy rate … Read more

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