Forget the World Cup - another trans-Tasman battle has been brewing.
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Simon Johanson Delays caused by negotiations to widen the notorious Chandler Highway traffic bottleneck are putting pressure on developers of the former Amcor paper mill site in Fairfield.
Simon Johanson Trading volumes for commercial property in the Asia Pacific region are likely to remain at record highs next year, with an estimated US$200 billion to $250 billion looking for quality assets, JLL's...
Simon Johanson Incentives in Australia's commercial leasing market show no signs of abating.
Simon Johanson Geelong's council has approved permits for two large commercial office buildings within the space of a few weeks.
Simon Johanson High-rise towers in inner Melbourne may be at risk of damage by fire and the residents could face other safety concerns, an audit of Victoria's building permit system found.
Simon Johanson A developers' bid to push the boundaries of buildings that can be squeezed on to CBD sites has hit a planning wall.
Simon Johanson VicRoads has driven a wedge through ISPT's new Pakenham Racecourse estate effectively annexing part of the site for road widening works.
Simon Johanson Four properties in Healesville, Armadale, Reservoir and Coburg are on offer.
Simon Johanson Bill Moss's listed Elanor Investors Group has bought the Melbourne-based Deague family's Bell City hotel and conference centre in Preston for $142.875 million.
Simon Johanson Keen interest is being shown in Pie Face shop sites following the chain's collapse.
Madeleine Heffernan and Simon Johanson A week after the fast-food chain's collapse, administrators start closing stores in Victoria and NSW.
Simon Johanson A small suburban taxi company is leading a radical change in fuel use and reaping big cost benefits which could be adopted across the sector.
Simon Johanson The opening of Audi's glitzy new five-level Melbourne showroom has crowned the Zagame Group and PDG's joint venture to revamp the distinctive 19-storey hexagonal building in Swanston Street, formerly...
Simon Johanson Millions of dollars in deposits from hundreds of apartment owners in Melbourne’s most controversial skyscraper might need to be repaid if a rival developer succeeds in getting the super...
Simon Johanson Australand and the Department of Human Services have submitted plans for a 9-storey apartment block, part of the rejuvenation of Carlton's run-down public housing precinct.
Simon Johanson A Property Council report has found the industry contributed $25 billion of the state's $280 billion in economic activity in the 2013 financial year.
Simon Johanson Twenty-five years on, Villawood Properties continues to add to its impressive land bank.
Simon Johanson and Nicole Lindsay Melbourne developers are competing with offshore operators for sites in the city and the suburbs as international buyers spend big.
Simon Johanson The Brunswick Street building called Kindness House in Fitzroy owned by former Citibank vice president and philanthropist Phil Wollen has changed hands for $15 million.
Simon Johanson Daniel Grollo's high-profile Grocon Group has recorded a substantial loss after a drop in active projects and delays in getting new ones off the ground.