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Simon Johanson Claims new zones will lock down development, inflate land values and limit housing diversity.
Simon Johanson Pent-up demand from cashed-up foreigners for Australian property is evident in the figures.
Simon Johanson Frank Wolf's Abacus Property Group is set to list a prime St Kilda Road office block, with price expectations around $90 million.
Simon Johanson It sounds like an oxymoron: a property developer with a social conscience.
Simon Johanson Office vacancies recorded at highest rate in four years, according to a Knight Frank survey.
Simon Johanson Fans of Chinese tennis star Li Na have boosted the fortunes of Melbourne's best hotels.
Simon Johanson Australia Post is set to take six floors in BHP Billiton's former Lonsdale Street headquarters in one of the biggest lease deals so far this year.
Simon Johanson Supermarket discounter Aldi has upped the ante in its battle with Coles and Woolworths, taking advantage of changes to Victoria's planning laws to open in previously restricted locations.
Simon Johanson Industrial vacancy rates have edged up in the past three months and are likely to rise further following closures in Victoria's troubled manufacturing sector, reports suggest.
Simon Johanson Esplanade Hotel, known as The Espy, is on the market for a speculated $5m or more.
Simon Johanson Latest round of job lay-offs and contractions is showing up in leasing figures for the Docklands.
Simon Johanson Foreign investor demand for commercial property may 'gradually unwind' this year.
Simon Johanson Melbourne's local councils snapped up about $54 million of commercial real estate last year.
Simon Johanson A 10-year lease to fashion retailer has been hailed as a turning point for Chapel Street.
Simon Johanson Life insurance group will lease three refurbished floors but deal is unlikely to dent area's vacancy rate.
Simon Johanson and Marc Pallisco End of Victoria's car industry will spark a slow but seismic shift for some industrial property markets and impact on values, agents say.
Simon Johanson Shift to inner-city living, rising consumer confidence boosts besieged suburban shopping streets.
Simon Johanson Werribee Plaza is to get makeover that will add 35,000 square metres to the shopping centre, and get a new name.
Simon Johanson The much-maligned Docklands precinct has turned a corner. Literally.
Simon Johanson Love thy neighbour, preaches the Bible. But in cases where that isn't possible for Melburnians, the state attorney-general is making it easier for them to resolve differences.