Daily Blockbrief – 13 October 2012

13/10/2012 3:15 am

BLOCKBRIEF - 13 October, 2012

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Top Stories

Some NSW Developers Claim Big First-Home Buyer Rush

Housing Market Poised For Recovery

Meriton Buys Apartment Site As Market Wakes Up

Subsuper, AMP Win Project Backing

Trulia Throws Cold Water On 'Death Of Suburbia' Argument

 

Development

Leighton Cleared For City Build

Australian Developer Launches Project In Iskandar Malaysia

Erskineville Development Erko Gets Council Green Light

 

Planning

Proposed Changes To Statewide Streamlined Approvals Code

Planning Proposal Lake Macquarie On Exhibition

Zoning On Agenda In Lismore

 

Real Estate Tech

Westfield Takes  Next Digital Step

 

Outlets Lead Real Estate Stories

AFR Property - $30M Toorak Home Languishes On Market

Property Observer - CBA Cuts Fixed Rates By More Than Cash Rate Cut

SMH - Sydney On Top Of The Property Rich List

Daily Telegraph Realestate - Harbourside Suburbs Top Rich List

The Australian Property - Sydney's Exclusive Harbourside Suburbs Top Real Estate List

WSJ - Castles On the Market

Inman - US Mortgage Rates Have Room To Move Lower

Source - Australian Construction Conditions Now Worse Than During GFC

 

International

London's AXA Investment Group Raises $1.8B

 

Opinion

Q & A With Dottie Herman

Bina Brown - Home Debt Can Wait