Daily Blockbrief – 27 February 2013

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BLOCKBRIEF - 27 February, 2013

 

Home Building Recovery Patchy

Top Stories

The state of the home building industry largely depends on where you live. The latest data for new building approvals shows NSW moving into upswing, while the rest of the country is patchy. Yet some experts say now is the time to buy into stocks exposed to home construction more

The City of Canada Bay Development Control Plan has been amended to include new planning controls for a number of properties which have benefited from changes to zoning and other density controls more

Two architects in their 20s have won a global competition to design a centrepiece for the $8 billion Green Square project in Sydney’s south more

A Goldman Sachs-led consortium is set to privatise the Becton Property Group and complete its $1 billion development pipeline after appointing receivers to its main corporate entities on Tuesday more

 

Property Development

Chinese Developer ASX Property Selling Imperial, The Crown Of Doncaster

Related, Amtrak To Construct Rail Tunnel Between Manhattan and NJ

Zeckendorfs Pay Record $600 Per SF For Air Rights

Hotel Development's Buyers Undeterred By 'one-sided' Deals

 

Planning

Canada Bay Development Control Plan Amendments

Department Of Planning January Compliance Report

Newman Flags Land Sales For Facilities

Victorian Government Property Developer Sacks Half Its Workers

Voice Your Opinion On Newcastle Foreshore

Central Park Development Modification To Concept Plan On Exhibition

Kurnell Ports & Berthing Facility Major Project On Exhibition

Modification To Vincentia District Town Centre On Exhibition

 

Outlets Lead Real Estate Stories

AFR - Goldman Group Set To Privatise Becton

WSJ - Risk Lingers In Housing

Domain - Burley Griffin's Parting Gift

Property Observer - RBA's Guy Debelle Says The Central Bank Remais Ready To Lower Interest Rates

The Australian - FKP Mulls Sale Of Retirement Business To Stockland

AOL Real Estate - US New-Home Sales Jump To Highest In 4.5 Years

Inman - RPR Partners With Fannie Mae On Short Sales

The Real Deal - NYC Residential Building Permits Up 19% In 2012

Source - Building Regulatory Reform: If You Win The War, You Can Win The Peace

Blockbrief Blog - NSW Zoning Guide