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Simon Johanson Retail powerhouse Woolworths has quietly listed for sale a large $100 million-plus mixed-use development.
Simon Johanson Englehart Homes founder is offloading a prime development site opposite Shopping Town.
Simon Johanson A developer is embroiled in a dispute with the builders of the CBD's tallest residential tower.
Simon Johanson Melbourne's vacancy rate fell in February, a move likely to ease landlords' worries.
Simon Johanson A rise in overseas students has fuelled leasing activity in Melbourne's B-grade office market.
Simon Johanson Australia ranks behind China as the second-most attractive country for cross-border investment.
Simon Johanson One of Australia's oldest law firms has moved into new offices in Melbourne Central Tower.
Simon Johanson A $47.5 million townhouse project will test the market ahead of huge redevelopment.
Simon Johanson Specialist fund manager CorVal has taken a stake in the refrigerated logistics sector.
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 Foreign investor demand for commercial property may 'gradually unwind' this year.
Simon Johanson Esplanade Hotel, known as The Espy, is on the market for a speculated $5m or more.