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 Packaging colossus Amcor is taking legal action to force construction company Baulderstone to reveal any communications it had with its joint-venture partner Bilfinger Berger while it was tendering...
Simon Johanson Estimates suggest at least 85,000 square metres of empty sublease space is being touted.
Simon Johanson One of Melbourne's finest bluestone warehouses is for sale 12 months after being sold.
Simon Johanson Investor appetite, limited new developments and low debt levels are driving Melbourne's historically low 3 per cent industrial vacancy rate, research suggests.
Simon Johanson Australian house prices have edged higher in February, with Melbourne bouncing back from a two-year slump and Sydney posting a minimal rise.
Simon Johanson The AXF Group intensifies its focus on Melbourne's suburbs, launching a $70 million apartment project in Doncaster.
Simon Johanson Collaborative work spaces will become a feature of mainstream offices over the next decade.
Simon Johanson MUMBAI-based developer DEC Australia has put off its $1 billion-plus Southbank plans.
Simon Johanson MAB Corporation has joined a growing list of developers looking for top-tier tenants.
Simon Johanson 'Sparse and inconsistent' is how BCI Economics views the coming three months of construction activity.
Simon Johanson and Chris Vedelago LAND prices in Melbourne's growth-area suburbs may be starting to level out after two straight years of falls, new research suggests.
Simon Johanson Lend Lease set to launch nine-level commercial building into tight office market in Melbourne's Docklands after gaining planning approval on Tuesday.
Simon Johanson Private investors will face growing competition from funds and trusts as Melbourne's industrial property market consolidates over the next two years, reports suggest.
Simon Johanson Furniture giant IKEA has bought a 15-hectare site in Melbourne's west to house its national distribution centre.
Simon Johanson The Adelphi Hotel closed its doors last Friday after the ATO applied to have its owner liquidated over unpaid debts.
Simon Johanson Investors are not as good a bet for banks as ordinary home owners.
Simon Johanson CBD's retail vacancy rate limited by popularity of pop-up stores, Knight Frank research shows.
Simon Johanson Samsung's battle with Apple is moving to Melbourne's streets.
Simon Johanson Low interest rates and attractive yields likely to spur pent-up demand for commercial property.
Simon Johanson Sales of new homes increased in December for the third month in a row.