Simon Johanson

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There are concerns of an oversupply of apartments in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.

Apartment boom spreads to suburbs

Melbourne's apartment boom has spread to the suburbs as developers focus on boutique city-fringe projects instead of CBD and Southbank sites.

Starwood said it had signed an agreement with developer Spotlight Group to build a new 176-room hotel Aloft hotel at 402 ...

Starwood plans lofty hotel in South Yarra

Starwood Hotels and Resorts group plans to treble the Australian footprint of its 4.5 star Aloft hotel series, laying the groundwork for expansion by signing a deal to open its first Melbourne venue in South Yarra.

Hengyi bought 199 William Street for $45 million.

Hengyi to sell remaining stake in The William

China-based developer Hengyi will sell down its remaining stake in its The William project in Melbourne, including nine retail outlets and four offices, with expectations around $25 million.

Watergate Owners Corp chair Barbara Francis and deputy chair Rus Littleson.

Airbnb wins from key legal case

People living in apartments will not be able to stop other landlords renting their properties on Airbnb to short term tenants, a landmark Supreme Court decision has found.

553 St Kilda Road owned by Singapore-based International Healthway Corporation.

Monash Uni takes space on St Kilda Road

Monash University will join the American Consulate on one of Melbourne's stately tree-lined boulevards, taking six floors at 553 St Kilda Road in the strip's biggest lease deal so far this year.