SSKB Developer Cosultancy examines the property development market in Cairns and Townsville (pictured)

Market Report – Far North Queensland

It would seem that Far North Queensland’s property market is in a holding pattern with neither Cairns nor Townsville experiencing an influx of investor interest. REIQ’s Market Monitor recently identified the regional rental market as experiencing a downturn due to challenges in the job market and low interest rates encouraging renters into home ownership instead…

SSKB Developer Consultancy examines the opportunities around student accommodation

Student Accommodation Demand Has Lessons For Developers

With fears of a potential oversaturation of residential units on the Australian market, student accommodation centring on university precincts, still appears to be performing strongly. According to the latest Savills World Student Housing Spotlight, investment into the global, purpose-built student accommodation market has seen rapid expansion, with the US investing $14.9 billion globally in 2015. Savills…