Daily Blockbrief – 5 March 2013

04/03/2013 10:15 pm



BLOCKBRIEF - 5 March, 2013

Home Building Approvals Fall 2.4% In January

Top Stories

HE number of Australian home building permits fell in January, in a signal that a nascent recovery in the construction sector has some way to go more

State planning systems across the country have failed to deliver timely and affordable land, worsening housing affordability across the country more

After beating the broader market for 18 months, analysts are calling an end to the relative outperformance of Australian listed trusts as valuations stretch and earnings growth stutters more

At some point, you may find that your home doesn't work well for you anymore. You may need more space or a reconfiguration of the floor plan. The decision to remodel or move can be relatively easy in some cases and difficult in others more

As Facebook continues to roll out Graph Search, some marketing experts are saying that the potentially revolutionary search engine may prove to be a valuable tool to real estate professionals who use social media for marketing purposes more

The New York City real estate industry is no stranger to huge volumes of cash trading hands. But only a few local players crack the upper echelons of the world’s wealthiest individuals. Still, several familiar names grace Forbes’ 2013 list of 1,426 global billionaires, who collectively have a net worth of $5.4 trillion more

 

Property Development

Supply Of Brisbane Land Lots Shrinks

High Rise Development Plan For West Lakes

Investa Buys 567 Collins St For $462M

Final Stretch Of High Line To Be Shaped By Related's Hudson Yards

Two Trees Unveils Domino Sugar Factory Redevelopment Plan

NY City Launches 5,000-Unit Hunter's Point Project

 

Planning

Share Your Thoughts On Port Stephens On A Digital Map

Building Up Not Out

Work Starts On Victoria Square Upgrade

Councils Urged To Ease Water Catchment Housing Rules

Public Exhibition Of The Rose Bay Catchment Floodplain Management Plan

 

Outlets Lead Real Estate Stories

AFR - Super Saturday II

WSJ - Regulators Feel Heat On Foreclosure Pact

SMH Domain - Auction Momentum Continues

Property Observer - Nothing Backward About Mirvac's Black Label Loyalty Offering At Array

The Australian - Triguboff Powers Ahead At 80

Daily Telegraph Real Estate - Gen Y Opts For Fixed Rates

Inman - Zillow To Get Listings From Texas MLS

The Real Deal - A Look At The 15 Best US Housing Markets For The Next 5 Years

MarketWatch - China's Top Real Estate CEO See Housing Bubble