Daily Blockbrief – 22 September 2012

22/09/2012 7:07 am

BLOCKBRIEF - 22 September, 2012

Who Got Rich Off Of The Trulia IPO?

Today's Top Real Estate Stories

Apple's Maps App: Just How Bad Is It & Whats it Mean For Real Estate Apps?

Trulia Says IPO Underwriters Fully Exercise Option

Property Industry V REIA

RBA To Resume Cash Rate Cuts In October: Westpac's Bill Evans

Asian Buyers Buoy Gold Coast

Dominion Puts $170M Pub Portfolio On Sale Block

Grocon To Sue Union Over Blockade Of Melbourne Building Projects

Westfield Sells NZ Mall For $113M

 

Development

Shanghai Tower To Be One Of China's Tallest Landmarks

Westfield Open $340M Redevelopment of Fountain Gate Centre

Property Development Graeme Juniper Sells Soul Tower For $200M

Saving Time Is Saving Money In Property Development

Developer In Philadelphia Ticks Of City By Cleaning Up Lot

 

Planning

Planning Controls For Warnervale Town Centre Return To Wyong Council

Lake Macquarie Draft Planning Documents On Public Exhibition 

Hawkesbury LEP 2012 Published

Penrith LEP 2008 Miscellaneous Amendment

Draft Woollahra Heritage Conservation DCP Amendment On Public Exhibition

 

Real Estate Tech

Apple: We're 'Just Getting Started' With Maps, Be Patient

3 Cool Mobile Apps For Real Estate Agents

Trulia Solid IPO

Trulia: 40% 1st Day Jump Leaves Shares Still Trading At A Discount

Trulia Leads 4 US IPOs Into Positive Territory

 The World According to Apple Maps

 

Outlets Lead Real Estate Stories

AFR Property - Wake-up Call For Body Corporates

Property Observer - Gold Coast & Sunshine Coast Shows No Sings of Turnaround: RP Data

SMH Property News (with Domain) - The suburban Dream Gets A New Look: Density!

Daily Telegraph Realestate - Chinese Buyers For Palazzo

The Australian - Selling His Soul In Heart Of Surfers

WSJ - Will Regulators Halt Eminent Domain Loan Seizures?

Inman News - Rising Prices Will Drive Housing Sales For Years To Come

 

International

Hong Kong Shares To Open Up 0.5 pct, Local Property Developers Firmer

Economists Bullish On US Property Market

WSJ: How Nxion Expanded Fannie Mae's Footprint

Euro Housing Market Much More Alike Than People Think, Research Reveals

Meet The Irish Farmer Who Sold His Land For €1.5m seven years ago - and bought it back for €60,000

 

Opinion

Chris Wright - How To Get Better Terms & Conditions On Your Mortgage

Michael Yardney: Where Property Investors Should Look To Buy In Each Capital City Market