If Turnbull wants to really unleash Australia's potential, he should hire Martin Parkinson.
Property Editor at The Age and BusinessDay journalist for Fairfax's theage.com.au, smh.com.au, watoday.com.au and brisbanetimes.com.au.
Simon Johanson Bent Street in Bentleigh has experienced a mini property boom.
Simon Johanson One of Australia's largest private developers has formed a joint venture with a Malaysian developer Asia One to build a high-rise tower in Melbourne.
Simon Johanson Growing up dirt-poor in country Victoria gave Bert Dennis some guiding principles that have underpinned his entire business life.
Simon Johanson A gateway site on Port Phillip Bay has sold for $11 million and will be transformed into high-end apartments and an upmarket supermarket overlooking Station Pier.
Simon Johanson Adventure wear outlet Kathmandu will create a large new flagship store in the Galleria shopping centre, opposite its current main city store in Elizabeth Street.
Simon Johanson A Carlton development site with significant development upside has sold for $9.1 million.
Simon Johanson Soaring central city population growth from Melbourne's apartment boom has prompted Aldi to join a growing list of retailers looking for new CBD store spaces.
Simon Johanson Retail shops on Melbourne's suburban strips are changing hands on unprecedented yields as a wave of cheap money from a growing pool of investors pushes up prices.
Simon Johanson One of Australia's largest retail outfits, Solomon Lew's Premier Investments, has taken aim at Bridge Road landlords over excessive rents.
Simon Johanson Mid-tier apartment developer Trenerry Property Group is believed to have paid $40 million for a site in the booming West Melbourne precinct.
Simon Johanson Victoria's spiritualists are shaking off their earthly bonds.
Simon Johanson After coming to Australia with his family, Obaid Naqebullah's company is turning over $120 million worth of building work every two years.
Simon Johanson Melbourne's suburban vacancy rate has fallen from 7.5 per cent early last year to the present 6.3 per cent, despite a forecast surge in supply.
Simon Johanson South Melbourne's historic Emerald Hill Terrace built in 1887 is expected to fetch close to $30 million.
Simon Johanson A "grid" of retail shops on the ground floor of Melbourne's newest Collins Street office tower is almost fully leased as retailers take advantage of the fast evolving western end of the city.
Simon Johanson, Royce Millar, Ben Schneiders Corporate and legal watchdogs have turned spotlights onto wealth spruikers Henry Kaye, Jamie McIntyre, and lawyers, over property option schemes.
Simon Johanson The education sector continues to soak up Melbourne's lower-grade office space, with an international education provider taking 4760 square metres in the former Taylors House.
Simon Johanson A group of pub-owning AFL football luminaries that includes St Kilda captain Nick Riewoldt have decided to exit the hotel game.
Simon Johanson Well known real estate agent Greg Hocking has turned his hand to property development and won a planning battle against Port Phillip Council which opposed his 11-storey project.
Simon Johanson A group of elderly pensioners mounting a legal challenge to the retirement industry could disrupt the sector’s most popular business model.