Real Estate News & Articles

Golf course to make way for Brisbane's version of Hyde Park

14 Jun2019
The Victoria Park Golf Course will be permanently closed to create Brisbane's biggest public park in almost half a century. The plan was welcomed by Brisbane's opposition Labor councillors, who argued [...] Read More...

Free off-peak travel for seniors on Brisbane buses and ferries

13 Jun2019
Seniors will get free trips on Brisbane buses, CityCats and ferries — if they are happy to travel outside rush hour. The Brisbane City Council budget, due to be handed down on Wednesday, will include a $3.1 [...] Read More...

WeWork takes big office lease in Brisbane

12 Jun2019
Co-working giant WeWork has expanded its east coast presence after signing a major long-term lease in the Brisbane CBD. The American company has agreed to occupy 4600 square metres at 260 Queen Street, a 13,00 [...] Read More...

A car park for every bedroom: Council proposes new apartment plan..?!?!

11 Jun2019
Brisbane City Council wants to require all new apartment buildings to have two car park spaces for all two-bedroom apartments, instead of just one. The proposed amendment to the council's City Plan was voted [...] Read More...

Qantas to launch non-stop flights from Brisbane to Chicago as part of American Airlines joint venture

07 Jun2019
Qantas is planning flights from Brisbane to Chicago and to San Francisco once the US government firms up its tentative approval for the Australian carrier's joint business with American Airlines. The US [...] Read More...

Brisbane City Council investment arm a 'substantial risk' to ratepayer money, report says

06 Jun2019
The Brisbane City Council's investment arm is facing calls to be shut down, with Right to Information documents revealing "fundamental and systemic issues" with the fund and a "substantial risk" to ratep [...] Read More...

Which pets are the best for renters?

05 Jun2019
Owning a pet while renting isn’t without its challenges, as pet-friendly properties are rare and in high demand. A large part of the reason so many landlords don’t allow pets is the damage they can [...] Read More...

Brisbane ban on 'cookie-cutter' townhouses could be enforced by July..?!?

04 Jun2019
A ban on townhouses and apartment blocks in Brisbane’s character suburbs could come into effect before the end of the financial year, after the state government gave the green light for public consultatio [...] Read More...

Speed limits slashed as Brisbane council reviews pedestrian safety

31 May2019
Speed limits along two of Brisbane's busiest roads are being slashed by 20km/h - and the council isn't stopping there. It says it is "investigating" speeds on at least six more roads, after a review in [...] Read More...

Brisbane tower owners hit by low demand and high supply

29 May2019
Brisbane’s office towers have been hit by the double whammy. Supply has soared with three new towers, started enthusiastically years ago, all being completed in a market where demand is weak due to the [...] Read More...
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