Daily Blockbrief – 4 January 2013

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BLOCKBRIEF - 4 January, 2013

2013 Property Preview

Top Stories

AFR Property editor Rob Harley speaks with Brett Draffen, chief executive of development at Mirvac and Rod Cornish, real estate strategist Macquarie Capital. How will affordability and political issues affect the market? more

NEW planning process provides developers with the ability to request a review of rezoning decisions more

Construction giant Lend Lease has won a $264 million contract from UK real estate investment trust Land Securities to build two new towers in Central London more

Asian Real Estate Report Malaysia, China, Hong Kong more

The US housing market and the housing industry have escaped a potential blow on several fronts now that lawmakers have at least partially resolved Washington’s “fiscal cliff” budget morass more

 

Development

Trump Slams Fiscal Cliff Deal

 

Real Estate Tech

Zillow Lands Another Industry Insider

Website Advice For Property Developers

 

Outlets Lead Real Estate Stories

AFR - 2013 Property Preview

WSJ - Home Prices Poised For Growth In 2013

SMH - Sydney Property Rise Tops Bar One

Daily Telegraph - Real Estate Sector Battered By Nerves

The Australian - Election To Deliver Pain On House Prices

The Real Deal - Real Estate Players Weigh In With Market Forecasts

Inman - 2013 May Hold Upside Surprise For US Real Estate

Blockbrief - The Top Real Estate Stories Of 2012