If Turnbull wants to really unleash Australia's potential, he should hire Martin Parkinson.
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Simon Johanson A community housing group will offload a former Fitzroy rooming house located in two heritage Victorian terraces opposite the picturesque Carlton Gardens.
Simon Johanson Australia's traditionally dingy student digs are set to get a radical shakeup as big overseas-based student housing providers target east coast cities.
Simon Johanson Offshore buyers have snapped up two Victorian supermarkets within a 24 hour period.
Simon Johanson Another slice of industrial Abbotsford will be converted to inner-city apartments following Pace Development Group's purchase of a former Johnston Street warehouse.
Simon Johanson The gambling motto 'the house always wins' is not just confined to the Blackjack table - it appears to apply to Melbourne planning decisions too.
Simon Johanson Government inaction, lax registration of builders and poor oversight of surveyors is having a "profound" impact on homeowners and renovators, Victyoria's Auditor-General says in a scathing report on...
Simon Johanson Buying a townhouse in Diamond Creek almost ruined Steve Balfour.
Simon Johanson A $9 million deal for five shops in a Collins Street tower has been negotiated.
Simon Johanson Bunnings' focus has shifted from freehold development back to leasehold, in a move designed to take advantage of tighter yields for commercial assets while it ramps up its national conversion of...
Simon Johanson Two individuals have paid $9 million for the former Bond Imaging building and car park in Gwynne Street, Cremorne, a near-record rate of $4500 per square metre.
Simon Johanson Martin Strode, the developer behind the 17-level former Yorkshire Brewery apartment complex, will raze Fitzroy's historic Lyric Theatre after getting approval from planning authorities.
Simon Johanson Luxury jeweller Cartier will upgrade its Collins Street store after striking a deal to move into a Mirvac-owned tower on the opposite side of the street from its current location in the prestigious...
Simon Johanson and Marc Pallisco Spotless chief executive Bruce Dixon, who last month announced he would step down from his top corporate job to help his son, Michael, with his hospitality businesses, will have another high-profile...
Simon Johanson Melbourne property player Harry Stamoulis will take advantage of heightened investor interest in the commercial office sector, moving to list two city buildings on Williams and Spencer streets.
Simon Johanson One of Melbourne's best-known dining destinations is on the market.
Simon Johanson Colourful businessman Frank Penhalluriack has struck a deal with retail giant Woolworths to develop a supermarket and apartment complex on his Caulfield building supplies site.
Simon Johanson Boutique property fund manager Vantage Property Investments has sold three industrial properties it brought with a "vulture" fund at the peak of the global financial crisis.
Simon Johanson Lake Eildon's houseboats are getting bigger and bigger.
Simon Johanson Supermarket chain Woolworths is trying again to find a buyer for a development site that has permits for a supermarket and an apartment complex.
Simon Johanson At least a dozen disused schools are set to be sold by competitive tender this year as government departments clear a backlog of land and buildings identified in an audit of state assets.