Weekend Blockbrief – 10 March 2013

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BLOCKBRIEF - 10 March, 2013

Home Prices Preparing For Lift-Off

Top Stories

Few are predicting double-digit gains in the property market this year, but around the nation there is a mood of cautious optimism for the medium term more

In order to help demystify Victorian zoning regulations we have created this ultra-condensed version of the Victoria Planning Provisions for the various categories of Residential and Commercial zonings more

It seems like every year architects and engineers push boundaries and shatter records to erect the world’s new tallest building. Hold on to your chair and take a peek from the top of some of these great heights more

Some economists believe the Reserve Bank of Australia will have to cut the official cash rate to a record low of close to 2 per cent if there is to be any hope of a strong revival in the non-mining construction industry more

 

Property Development

Developers Offload Projects, Sites

New Housing Approvals Fall Overall In Australia

The Tempe Apartment Block That Got Harry Triguboff Started In 1963

Chinese Developer Eyes Stake In GM Building

 

Planning

Byron Protection Zones Under Threat By Government Move

Draft Georges River Estuary Coastal Zone Management Plan

NY City Council Vote On Hudson Square Postponed

Improvements To ACTMAPi

Sutherland Shire Development Assessment Survey

 

Outlets Lead Real Estate Stories

AFR - Construction Industry Banks On Further Rate Cuts

WSJ - Confidence In Housing Market Rose In February

Property Observer - New Victorian Zoning Rules To Keep High-rise Developers Out Of Heritage Suburbs

SMH Domain - First In, Best Addressed

Daily Telegraph Real Estate - Take Our Money...please

Inman - Real Estate & Crowdfunding

The Real Deal - Numbers To Know

Source - Huge Aussie Projects Recognised On Global Stage