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Market Update – Property Focus

January edition of the Blockbrief Monthly Update. Economic indicators released in December were mixed. Australia’s jobless rate was steady at seasonally adjusted 5.3% in November. The economy lost 6,300 positions, with full-time employment decreasing 39,900 and part-time employment increasing 33,600. The participation rate was steady at 65.6%. The ANZ Job […]

ROBERT TISHMAN – CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD

ROBERT TISHMAN – CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD

“A real estate developer whose companies – bearing the family name since the 19th century – etched their mark on the skylines of cities around the nation, including construction of the World Trade Center.” Dennis Hevesi (NYT)     Robert Tishman was born in Manhattan in 1916. His father David had […]

What is a Property Developer?

What is a Property Developer?

    Property development or (real estate development) is a multifaceted business, encompassing activities that range from landbanking, renovation and the purchase of undeveloped land to develop into improved allotments. Developers are the coordinators of those activities, transforming entrepreneurial ideas about land into real property. Property development begins with an […]

Top Tips For Negotiating The Development Assessment Process

Top Tips For Negotiating The Development Assessment Process

Lodging a development application with your local council can often be a stressful, nervous and anxious experience. Particularly for those who may be doing it for the first time and are unsure about how to go about communicating and liaising with the Council. To provide assistance in this regard, Blockbrief […]