On the move, August 2018

Oyster appoints development manager – Cheryl Macaulay dies – McLauchlan replaces Hunter on Argosy board – Jeremy Brown joins RDT Pacific board – Berry Simons promotes Andrews & Storer

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Park Sydney masterplan, highlighting amenities.

Greenland & Golden Horse start 1400-apartment job on old Goodman industrial site

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.

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View from the Mipad Queenstown rooftop terrace.

Mipad smart hotel opens in Queenstown

Mipad Holdings Ltd (Lewis Gdanitz & Yoshihuro Kawamura) has opened the 4-star mi-pad Queenstown, which the owners describe as “New Zealand’s first fully ‘smart’ hotel” and “a next-generation, energy-conscious hotel experience for the smart traveller and the marriage of technology, sustainability, comfort & convenience”. The 6-storey hotel at 4 Henry St has 57 rooms with […]

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Unit 6 at 56 Apollo Drive, Rosedale.

One sells at 5%, another at hefty premium in Total Property auction

5 of the 8 properties auctioned in Bayleys’ Total Property 5 auction in Auckland today sold under the hammer, and a sixth sold a couple of hours later at a hefty premium above the last bid.

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Auckland Council chief economist David Norman presenting to the council planning committee meeting at the Orakei marae.

Unitary plan already steering Auckland housing toward intensification, says council economist

Less than 2 years after Auckland Council’s zone-changing unitary plan started to become operative, council chief economist David Norman concludes that it’s been a major cause of housing intensification. On the other side of the equation – which most on the council worried about as it wrote a plan encouraging more brownfield redevelopment & less […]

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