When will the RBA to pull the trigger on interest rates?

Shutterstock Richard Holden, UNSW Inflation is picking up in Australia, and there is considerable speculation about what the central bank will do with interest rates in 2022. The Consumer Price Index figures…


COVID – How has Big Pharma performed?

Planet pharma: what the industry got out of COVID – podcast Bukhta Yurii/Shutterstock After nearly two years of COVID, how is the pharmaceutical industry faring? In this episode of The Conversation Weekly, we…


Singapore’s Mapletree acquires US$227 M UK student accommodation asset

With the Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (PSBA) asset class in the UK in free-fall owing  to the COVID pandemic, Singapore’s Mapletree  has capitalised upon some superb opportunities. Mapletree Investments Expands PBSA Presence in…

Goldman Sachs / New Ease in US$488m JV logistics deal

Goldman Sachs became the fourth international investor to team up with central logistics developer New Ease this year. The Warburg Pincus-backed real estate start-up and blue-chip investment bank announced last month its…


China’s Evergrande collapse & consequent impact on Australia

Three ways the collapse of Evergrande will hurt the Australian economy Miyuki Yoshioka/AP Robert Powell, Edith Cowan University Evergrande, China’s second-largest property developer, is in peril. After a decade of massive growth,…

Tiny Apartments

Tiny Home, Big Living

Trends may be come and go, but the Tiny Housing Movement has the potential to solve a nation-wide housing crisis.    As we speak, the Tiny Housing Movement is slowly but surely…

Build-to-Rent BTR a compelling investment proposition

Build-to-Rent (BTR): A Compelling Investment Proposition Dislocation in real estate markets is providing a compelling opportunity for developers with the emergence of the nascent Build-to-Rent (BTR) sector in Australia. Economic and macro…

ICD Property

ICD Property: deliveries done the smart way

ICD Property: A major deal done delivery app EASI will make food deliveries to “Aspire” residents simple and convenient. Residents of Melbourne’s  ‘super tower’ Aspire Melbourne are provided with resident-only perks for…

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