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Prime Property: Melbourne’s Best Suburbs

by on December 30, 2021 0
Melbourne is often recognized as one of the best cities to live | Source: Getty Images Frequently on the list of the world’s most livable cities, Melbourne has rightly earned a reputation as a culturally vibrant, exciting and beautiful place to live. Characterized by a thriving cafe culture and culinary scene, people of Melbourne... Read More

[+] Sales slow as hotel market recovers

by on December 7, 2021 0
Up to 15 Australian hotels have been closed this year due to sellers’ unrealistic price expectations as buyers wait patiently for reasonable offers to be accepted. Two years of a global pandemic – with little sign of it really easing – means picky buyers can spend months haggling over prices while they wait for... Read More

Alfred rents the entire St Kilda Rd building

by on November 2, 2021 0
Alfred Health rented an entire office on seven levels adjoining his Prahran hospital. The eight-year commitment to 541 St Kilda Road (pictured, top) – 8,247 square meters and 126 parking lots – fills the rental recently vacated by Seek. Kenny Thorburn of Thorburn Commercial and Ben McKendry of Cushman & Wakefield represented the owners... Read More

Melbourne’s 50 most liveable suburbs revealed

by on October 23, 2021 0
The city’s 50 liveliest suburbs – praised for their parks, shops, great schools and more – have been revealed. See the list. Fitzroy, Carlton and East Melbourne are the liveliest suburbs in the city, with inner suburbs being praised for their proximity to parks, shopping, good schools and more. And trendy spots like Northcote,... Read More

Drift in ‘out of control’ stamp duties is hurting listings and housing affordability: REIA, SQM Research

by on October 1, 2021 0
Real estate experts say the stamp duty drift is “completely out of control”. See how bad it has become in your city. Australian stamp duty costs are “completely out of control” as “fork creep” reduces the number of homes for sale and fuels affordability problems, real estate experts say. A new report from the... Read More

Covid-19 Victoria: the state will see 18,000 cases of Covid in a few weeks and 800 people in hospital

by on September 9, 2021 0
Entire Victorian families test positive for Covid before a member even knows they are infected with the virus. Concerned health officials blame the discovery as the reason the state’s rapidly spreading Delta epidemic is on track to reach 18,000 active cases in a matter of weeks. “We find cases where entire households are positive... Read More

Pelligra takes over the old Ramada Encore hotel

by on July 7, 2021 0
The Pelligra Group bought one of Melbourne’s largest suburban accommodation assets, the former Ramada Encore hotel in Dandenong, for $ 10.5 million. Now closed, the hotel in the city’s southeast has been sold by Phileo Australia, a developer and investor, who deregistered it two years ago. On the buyer’s side is Pelligra, a busy... Read More