Chinese state-owned developer Greenland Group & Golden Horse Group of Hong Kong turned the first sod on Thursday for a 6.9ha 1400-apartment joint-venture project at Erskineville in Sydney’s inner-west, on a former industrial site which Goodman Group sold to Golden Horse in 2014.
Victoria’s state government released the final version of the Fishermans Bend vision last month – a plan to revitalise 485ha sitting between the existing central business district and the port.
The New South Wales Government lodged the initial planning application for the WestConnex motorway last Thursday, after approving the business case showing the project will deliver major benefits for the state economy & the motorists of Western Sydney.
Published 4 September 2012 The Reserve Bank of Australia decided today to leave its cashrate unchanged at 3.5%. There seems to have been some surprise that Australian commodities, particularly iron ore, have dropped sharply in price recently. However the bank’s governor, Glenn Stevens, said Australia’s terms of trade peaked a year ago. Mr Stevens gave […]
Published 9 June 2007 A Sydney university lecturer & his students have produced an eco-city design for an inner-city area which, in a 2000 master plan, was intended to be host to large ships. Dr Rafael Pizarro, lecturer in sustainable urban planning at Sydney University’s architecture faculty, unveiled the prototype for the eco-city for White […]
The Property Council of Australia gave a dire warning for the country on Wednesday, calling for massive state intervention in New South Wales to safeguard the country’s competitiveness. Essentially, the Property Council push is for the kind of programme being undertaken in Auckland through the Regional Growth Forum â€“ establishing land availability & requirements for […]