Daily Blockbrief – 21 December 2012

21/12/2012 1:20 am


BLOCKBRIEF - 21 December, 2012

Hurstville LEP 2012 Commences

Top Stories

Despite legislation passed by the city last year outlawing hotel uses in residential buildings, the hospitality website Airbnb's CEO Brian Chesky told CBS News that his company is not trying to bend the rules; rather it is empowering homeowners and renters more

Thoughtful design is making apartments the lifestyle choice of the upwardly mobile more

The revitalisation of the civic section of the city centre was boosted with The City of Newcastle last night approving the tender for the renewal of almost half a city block more

 

Planning

Planning Assessment Commission Advice On Coalpac Project Released

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Planning Department Compliance Report

 

Real Estate Tech

Airbnb CEO Defends Legality Of Service After City Crackdown: Video

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Outlets Lead Real Estate Stories

AFR Property - Pint-Size Perfection

WSJ - 2013 Mortgage Credit Likely To Remain Restrained

SMH - It's Tough At The Top

Daily Telegraph - Real Estate Christmas Survival Guide

Property Observer - Mark Bouris Lists His Astor Apartment On Sydney's High Society Macquarie Street

Inman - 5 Steps To Profit From 'Buy & Hold' Real Estate Strategy